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Sustainability Film Series: Before the Flood
February 1, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Food and Tabling from local and campus environmental groups | 6:00 – 6:30
Film Showing | 6:30 – 8:00
Panel and Audience Discussion | 8:00 – 8:45
Before the Flood, presented by National Geographic, features Leonardo DiCaprio on a journey as a United Nations Messenger of Peace, traveling to five continents and the Arctic to witness climate change firsthand. He goes on expeditions with scientists uncovering the reality of climate change and meets with political leaders fighting against inaction. With unprecedented access to thought leaders around the world, DiCaprio searches for hope in a rising tide of catastrophic news.
Stay for the panel and audience discussion about local initiatives and ways to be a part of the solution and build stronger communities
Muhammad Jiwa, Outreach Coordinator for Minnesota Interfaith Power and Light
Luke Hollenkamp, City of Minneapolis Sustainability Coordinator
Jothsna Harris, Public Engagement Manager for Climate Generation
Elizabeth Braatz, U of M Senior in Environmental Science, Policy, and Management/Pres. of Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources and Related Sciences