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Climate-Induced Natural Disasters: Lessons for universities from the Global Convergence Lab

February 10, 2020 @ 3:45 pm - 5:00 pm

Free

Climate-Induced Natural Disasters: Lessons for universities from the Global Convergence Lab

LES R-380 (IonE Seminar Room), Level 3R
Monday, February 10, 2020
Doors open at 3:15 p.m.; Program starts at 3:45 p.m.

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Impacts from climate-induced natural disasters vary widely. How can a university respond to these impacts and develop effective, ethical, and sustained campus and community partnerships to help with recovery? Join us to discover what UMN faculty and graduate students have learned in Puerto Rico about how higher education can and should strengthen preparedness, response, and recovery in the face of growing threats posed by a changing climate.

Panelists:

  • Gabe Chan, Assistant Professor, Humphrey School of Public Affairs and IonE Associate
  • Jacob Mans, Assistant Professor, School of Architecture 
  • Graduate Students from PA 5790 (January 2020):
    – Kendrick Booth, College of Design, Architecture
    – Philip Hult, College of Continuing and Professional Studies, Inter-College Program
    – Sara Zaghloul, Humphrey School, Development Practice

Can’t make it in person? Join us on YouTube Live here.

Details

Date:
February 10, 2020
Time:
3:45 pm - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
http://environment.umn.edu/ione-second-mondays/

Organizer

Institute on the Environment
Phone:
612-624-6973
Website:
http://environment.umn.edu

Venue

R380 – Learning and Environmental Sciences
1954 Buford Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55108 United States
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