Penn State College of Arts and Architecture
Center for the Performing Arts at Penn State
An aerial view of a tropical island in the Pacific ocean.

Panel Discussion
Small Island Big Song’s
Climate Change: 
Our Response as Artists

3:00 pm Wednesday, April 6, 2022

HUB-Robeson Center’s Freeman Auditorium

FREE and open to the public

Partners: Penn State’s Student Engagement Programs, Sustainability Institute, and College of Earth and Mineral Sciences

This two-hour panel discussion, featuring artists from Small Island Big Song, is offered as part of IllumiNATION’S month of art and sustainability events focused on ocean conservation, indigenous voices, and water rights. Richard Alley, Evan Pugh University Professor of Geosciences at Penn State, will moderate.

The event will be conducted in person at Freeman Auditorium. It will also be available online. Register to watch it virutally.


IllumiNATION is a student-focused art-based festival that aims to create a unified Penn State community full of responsible and inclusive citizens of the world by encouraging creativity, practicing sustainability, and providing a welcoming and inclusive environment for all.