Freelance journalist and Canadian Television producer Ian Connacher will wrap up Victoria College's 2017-18 Lyceum Lecture Series.
Connacher, who has been covering environmental issues for more than 10 years, will speak on his award-winning film Addicted to Plastic Tuesday, April 17 at 2 p.m. at the VC Student Center.
Connacher has spent two years in 12 countries and five continents filming the effects of plastics to the environment. He will offer practical solutions for recycling plastic and provide a hopeful perspective about overcoming the negative environmental impact of plastic. Connacher was recently filmed in the middle of the Pacific Ocean atop a large mound of plastic debris that has accumulated over the years.