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5th Annual Berkin-Friedman Forum: "Facts & Fables of Climate Change"
Start Date: 10/16/2014Start Time: 5:15 PM
End Date: 10/16/2014End Time: 8:30 PM
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Event Description:

Part of a two-part film series and discussion about climate change and its role as a destabilizing force threatening our health and undermining our global economy. Presented by the Baruch College Task Force on Sustainability, the Zicklin Center for Corporate Integrity and the Weissman School of Arts and Sciences.

 

Featured Panelists
What

The 5th annual 
Berkin-Friedman Forum
presents
"Facts & Fables of 
Climate Change."
When

Thursday, October 16, 2014

5:15 p.m - Reception
6:00 p.m - Screening of A World Set Free
7:00 p.m. - Panel Discussion
8:00 p.m. - Q & A
Where

Baruch College Performing Arts Center
55 Lexington Ave @ East 25th St.
New York, NY

Cost

Free and open to the public. Please register to attend. Limited capacity

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Myron Ebel is director of the Center for Energy and Environment at the Competitive Enterprise Institute and chairs the Cooler Heads Coalition, which comprises over two dozen non-profit groups that question global warming alarmism and oppose energy rationing policies.

Alessandra Giannini is a research scientist at the International Research Institute for Climate and Society (IRI). She researches climate science, specifically African climate change, and is interested in the policy implications of scientific findings.

Ann Goodman, Ph.D., is the founder and president of Telesis, a sustainability strategy firm. She is an internationally recognized expert on business, sustainability, and climate. She is also the co-founder of the Women's Network for a Sustainable Future.

Christopher Hallowell is a professor of journalism at Baruch College with a special interest in cultural, science, and environmental journalism. His best-known book is Holding Back the Sea—an investigative work that concerns the devastation of the Gulf of Mexico wetlands.

A World Set Free is an episode from the documentary series, Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey, hosted by astrophysicist Neil deGrasee Tyson. In this episode, he explores climate change..

Contact Information:
Name: Jessica Leitner
Phone: 646-660-6074
Email: jessica.leitner@baruch.cuny.edu
Cosmos
Schools/Departments:
  • Alumni Relations Office
  • College Advancement
  • Weissman School of Arts and Sciences
  • Zicklin School of Business

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