Tag: iPat Film Series

iPat Environmental Film Series: Bananas showing tonight!

Juan “Accidentes” Dominguez is on his biggest case ever. On behalf of 12 Nicaraguan banana workers he is tackling Dole Food in a ground-breaking legal battle for their use of a banned pesticide alleged to cause sterility. The film is “Bananas” and it screens at 7 p.m. tonight (Monday, Nov. 7) in the Union’s Christie […]

iPat movie: ‘Andromeda Strain’

At 7 p.m. this coming Monday (Dec. 7) in the Christie Theatre, the iPat film series will revisit a classic Hollywood thriller that “went viral” back in the days when UWGB was still new. With a nod to UWGB’s 50th anniversary, “The Andromeda Strain” from 1971 will be screened with an introduction and discussion led […]

iPat Film series shows 1965 movie ‘Crack in the World’

The iPat environmental film series screens its first movie of the year with a nod to UW-Green Bay’s 50th anniversary. At 7 p.m. this coming Monday (Nov. 16) in the Christie Theatre, they’ll show the 1965 release “Crack in the World,” with an introduction and discussion led by Assistant Prof. Ryan Currier of the NAS […]

Aldo Leopold documentary is iPat film this Tuesday

The iPat environmental film series is back with “Green Fire: Aldo Leopold and a Land Ethic for Our Time” at 7 p.m. Tuesday (March 3) in the Christie Theatre. The film explores Leopold’s thinking, renewing his idea of a land ethic for a population facing 21st century ecological challenges. After the showing, Tom Bolt, past […]

USDA soil scientist will join us for ‘Dirt! The Movie’

The iPat environmental film series resumes with “Dirt! The Movie” at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 2, in the Christie Theatre. The film looks at man’s relationship with dirt, and the connection that has been lost over time. After the screening, guest speaker Phil Meyer, area resource soil scientist for USDA Natural Resource Conservation Service, will lead the discussion. The […]

iPat film series returns with look at computer-disposal hazards

The iPat environmental film series is back with “Terra Blight” at 7 p.m. next Tuesday (Nov. 4) in the Christie Theatre. “Terra Blight” is a documentary that explores America’s consumption of computers and other hazardous waste created in the pursuit of the latest and greatest technology. After the showing, specialists Chris Blan of Brown County Solid Waste and Marcy […]

iPat film series is back for Fall

The iPat environmental film series will kick off the Fall semester with “Waterlife” at 7 p.m. Tuesday (October 7th) in the Christie Theatre. The documentary investigates water’s journey from the streams that enter Lake Superior to the mouth of the Saint Lawrence Seaway, a process that takes 350 years. It stresses the importance of the Great Lakes, and focuses on environmental […]