Wed. June 8th @ 12:30pm-1:30pm EST LIVE from New York Aquarium
Featuring Join 7 all-star young ocean leaders as they raise awareness about
important global ocean issues and share ideas for youth-driven solutions to these
pressing challenges. The conversation will be facilitated by
Danni Washington (ocean advocate, TV personality and co-founder of the Big Blue & You) and Sean Russell
(Youth engagement strategist and director of the Youth Ocean Conservation Summit).
Ben May - Mt. Sinai, New York
Laura Johnson - Boca Raton, Florida
Dazja Dorsey - Baltimore, Maryland
Baylee Ritter - Chicago, Illinois
Simeon Bethel - Eleuthra, The Bahamas
Lindsy Myers - Seattle, Washington
Gabriella Schauber - Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
The Sea Youth Rise Up campaign was launched to serve as a platform to inspire young
people to RISE UP for our ocean by taking action in their communities. Fueled
by the enthusiasm and passion of the selected youth leaders, SYRUp is reimagining the way we bring
attention to ocean conservation and is creating a digital platform for other young people
to make a difference for our blue planet.
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE:
Both LIVE broadcast events are designed for young people, around the world, who are interested
in protecting the ocean. You can watch the LIVE broadcast on YouTube from classrooms, on your
own smartphone/computer, or at select collaborating aquariums/zoos. We will also stream the
journey of these 7 youth leaders on Periscope or follow them on Snapchat @SeaYouthRiseUp
throughout the week while they travel to NYC and Washington DC.
SIGN UP TO WATCH LIVE BROADCAST ON JUNE 8th, 2016 @ 12:30-1:30pm EST
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