Read about a series of panels, speakers, and information fairs being planned for January - May 2020.
Facing the Future: The Challenge of Climate Change
What: A series of panels, speakers and information fairs being planned as a pilot by the OLLI Special Projects Committee
When: January - May 2020, five sessions, one per month on Fridays from 10:00-11:30 a.m.
Where: Washtenaw Community College, Morris Lawrence Building
Planet in Peril, January 17, 2020
Jonathan Overpeck, Dean, UM Samuel A. Graham School for
Environment and Sustainability, William B. Stapp Collegiate Professor
of Environmental Education and Professor, Climate and Space Sciences
The Economics of Carbon, February 14, 2020
Barry Rabe, Professor, UM J. Ira and Nicki Harris Family Professor of
Public Policy; Arthur F. Thurnau Professor; Professor of Environmental
Policy, Political Science and Environment; Director, Center for Local,
State, and Urban Policy.
International and National Law and Policy, March 20, 2020
Jennifer Haverkamp, Former US Climate Negotiator Graham Family
Director, UM Graham Sustainability Institute; Professor of Practice,
Michigan Law School; Professor of Practice, Gerald R. Ford School of
Other Topics: International and National Law and Policy; Business and
Corporate Responsibility; Local and Personal Responsibility. Dates for
April and May are coming soon.