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Environmental Activist Encourages Students

The activist Erin Brockovich was the subject of a film starring Julia Roberts about a town that rallied against a power company for leaking a chemical into their drinking water.  The environmental crusader remains an activist and is using her personal story to inspire students. Standing at the front of a lecture hall, Erin Brockovich told students she had no science background and only learned about law while working for a lawyer.  The story was recounted in this film from 2000...

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