Tonight - at Rice U, Global Warming program
- This is one of many upcoming Houston global warming programs. For a complete list, www.HoustonClimateProtection.org
CSES COLLOQUIUM ANNOUNCEMENT
Seen an Inconvenient Truth: Now What?
Focus the Nation: Global Warming Solutions for America
Speaker: Professor Eban Goodstein
Department of Economics, Lewis & Clark College
Date: Wednesday, February 28, 2007
Time: 7:30 PM
Location: McMurtry Auditorium, Duncan Hall, Rice University
Eban Goodstein is the Director of Focus the Nation, a national global warming educational initiative, which is coordinating teams of faculty, students, and staff at over a thousand universities and high schools in the United States to participate is a nationwide, nonpartisan discussion on the theme of climate stabilization. The project will also include the participation of religious, civic, and business organizations, and will culminate on January 31, 2008, on a one-day symposium to be held simultaneously on campuses across the country. Focus the Nation could be a catalyzing event that could help turn the national conversation about global warming from fatalism to constructive engagement with the challenge of out generation. Please join us. A reception will follow.
Read about the event at Rice News .
Nan Hildreth, Houston 713-842-6643
"On playing fields and battlegrounds, challenges that would be daunting and impossible if faced alone are suddenly possible when tackled in a close-knit group. The people haven't changed, but the way in which the task appears to them has." Malcolm Gladwell, The Tipping Point