Sat, Sep 21 | Clark University

Climate Emergency Teach-In

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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. 


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,

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

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

Errica Saunders, 350 Central Mass,

Alan Palm, Director of Organizing, 350 Massachusetts, Better Future Project, Boston,

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   #ClimateStrike   #ClimateEmergency 

Download the Schedule Here! 

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