Dickinson has presented Mark Ruffalo—award-winning actor and environmental activist—with the Sam Rose ’58 and Julie Walters Prize at Dickinson College for Global Environmental Activism. Ruffalo had words of inspiration for graduates at Commencement 2015 and returns to campus Oct. 5-6 for the Rose-Walters residency.
While in Carlisle, Ruffalo will be engaging students across topics and across campus, taking part in discussions with interns from the Center for Sustainability Education, the student workers of ALLARM, residents of the Treehouse and a group of student-leaders to explore Dickinson's initiatives in sustainability.
He’ll also be joining several classes over the course of his residency:
With nearly a dozen events scheduled with students and faculty, and the campuswide event An Evening With Mark Ruffalo, students and Ruffalo will be inspiring one another in countless ways.
Published October 2, 2015