Tuesday, February 23 • 7 p.m.
The Social Dilemma
Directed by Jeff Orlowski, this docu-drama explores the dangerous human impact of social networking with tech experts sounding the alarm on their own creations. (running time: 90 minutes)
Panelists: Katie O’Reilly, Sierra magazine’s adventure & lifestyle editor and author of Welcome to the Insta-Sphere: Love It, Hate It, or ‘Like It, Social Media is Reshaping our Relationship to Public Lands, and Christopher Ketcham, freelance writer and author of How Instagram Ruined the Great Outdoors.
Tuesday, March 9 • 7 p.m.
Patagonia’s Public Trust
This film documents how extractive industries are working to shrink and privatize public lands and demonstrates the importance of protecting wild, public lands for future generations. (running time: 100 minutes)
Panelists: Kathryn Hoffman, an attorney and CEO for the Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy, and Gus Smith, Chief of Science and Resource Management at Grand Teton National Park, recent district ranger for the Kawishiwi district of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, and former natural resources professor and alum of Northland College.