Advancing Human Rights



For the next year, the Rothko Chapel’s programming will explore the human impact of climate change, with special attention to those
who live on the social, political and economic margins, and how communities are effectively addressing this global challenge.

Click below to learn more about upcoming programs and register to attend.

Frances Tarlton “Sissy” Farenthold Endowed Lecture Series in Peace, Social Justice and Human Rights with Elizabeth Yeampierre
Thursday, November 29 2018, 7 PM

The 4th annual lecturer will be Puerto Rican attorney and climate justice activist Elizabeth Yeampierre. 

Offsite Program: “Toxic Tour” of Houston with t.e.j.a.s.
Saturday, February 16 2019, 10 AM

Texas Environmental Justice Advocacy Services (t.e.j.a.s.) will lead a tour addressing toxic sites in and around the greater Houston community.

Toward a Better Future: Transforming the Climate Crisis
Thursday, February 28 2019, 7 PM

The Rothko Chapel will explore the human impact of climate change, with special attention to those who live on the social, political and economic margins, and how communities are effectively addressing this global challenge.