Sat, Sep 21 | Clark University

Climate Emergency Teach-In

To change everything we need everyone!
Registration is Closed
Climate Emergency Teach-In

Time & Location

Sep 21, 2019, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Clark University, 950 Main St, Worcester, MA 01610, USA

About the Event

Location: Higgins Hall in Dana Commons, Clark University.

As part of the Climate Emergency Action Week, this free, day-long event is open to the community as a space for discussion on the climate crisis and reflection on the steps we can take to act for climate justice. Food will be served in Dana Commons at 11:30 AM. Come for the entire day or for individual sessions. A family-friendly session will be available at noon. Presented by the Worcester Climate Strike Coalition. 

SCHEDULE

10 AM  Climate 101 - A Review of the Science

Dr. Mark Johnson, PhD, Worcester State University

11 AM  Promises and Limits of the Climate New Deal - an EcoSocialist View

William Westgard-Cruice, Graduate Student, Clark University

11:30 AM  Environmental Justice - a Photographic Exploration

Ema Mehuljic, Student, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

12:00 PM  Divest the University!

Panel of Student Divestment Activists

12:30 PM  Envisioning Worcester's Adaptation to Climate Change

Dr. Susi Moser, PhD, Expert on Climate Adaptation, wwww.susannemoser.com

Luba Zhaurova, MA, LEED, AP, Sustainability Project Manager, City of Worcester Energy and Asset Management Division,  www.WorcesterEnergy.org

2 PM  What Do We Do Now? Taking Action - a Facilitated Discussion

Errica Saunders, 350 Central Mass, 350centralmass.org

Alan Palm, Director of Organizing, 350 Massachusetts, Better Future Project, Boston, www.350mass.betterfutureproject.org

Climate Change: Planning for Families - A Special Family-friendly Session

12-1 PM Carlson Hall Room 128

Sammi Waldsmith + Andrew Ahern, Mass Audubon Broad Meadow, Brook Wildlife Sanctuary

https://www.350centralmass.org/climate-strike-2019   #ClimateStrike   #ClimateEmergency 

Download the Schedule Here! 

Registration is Closed

Share This Event