Environmental Conference

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For a decade, the Environmental Conference at Towson University has brought together students, faculty, staff and the community to highlight career, research, leadership and advocacy opportunities across a wide spectrum of environmental and sustainability focus areas.

We hope you join us on April 2 and 3, 2019!

Student at the Envorinmental Conference

Attendee Registration

Registration is free and includes complimentary breakfast and lunch. Students (from TU and other institutions), faculty, professionals, community members, and alumni are encouraged to register and attend as much of the conference as they are able, around their other commitments. 

Although we highly encourage registering in advance, same-day, walk-in registration will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis.


Present at the 2019 Environmental Conference!

We want you to submit a proposal to present at the 2019 Environmental Conference! 

We seek individuals (from both inside and outside the Towson University community) interested in showcasing their projects on a wide range of environmental topics to include research, policy, student leadership, and activism. We are especially interested in projects that:

  • highlight a professional skill or tool (e.g., GIS)
  • identify effective solutions to particular environmental problems
  • showcases a student-led initiative regarding sustainability education, engagement, advocacy and/or leadership development
  • and/or provide an overview of research relevant to local, national, or global environmental problems.

As part of the proposal process, you will have the opportunity to choose one of the following methods to present at the conference:

  • 50-minute Presentation/Workshop
  • Research Poster to be showcased during the conference

Please submit a proposal by no later than Sunday, February 10, 2019 at 11:59 p.m..

Need ideas on a topic to present? Please see our 2018 Conference Program.

Directions and Parking

The conference will be held in at the West Village Commons of Towson University.  For TU faculty, staff, and students, parking is available with a valid parking permit in appropriately marked spaces. For guests not affiliated with Towson University, guest parking is available in the West Village Garage


Interested in attending the Environmental Conference and getting volunteer hours for your student group at the same time? Please email  for more information and to sign up.