Climate

2020 Dec 09

Climate Change, Protests, and Politics: Are Power Structures Shifting?

1:00pm to 2:15pm

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Zoom

Join Harvard faculty, students, and fellow alumni for a virtual cross-disciplinary conversation about their respective experiences with these systems and where they see opportunities for change. Sponsored by the Harvard Alumni Association, Members of the Harvard College Class of 1969, Harvard Alumni for Climate and the Environment, Harvard Club of the New Hampshire, and Harvard Office for Sustainability.

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2020 Nov 24

The First 100 Days: A Conversation with Peggy Shepard on Climate and Environmental Policy in the Biden Administration

5:30pm

Location: 

Zoom

Join the Center for Public Leadership for a discussion on climate policy with Peggy Shepard, Co-Founder and Executive Director of WE ACT for Environmental Justice. The program will be hosted by Rand Wentworth, the Louis and Gabrielle Bacon Senior Fellow in Environmental Leadership, and moderated by Lia Cattaneo JD/MPP 2022 and Salina Abraham MPP 2022.... Read more about The First 100 Days: A Conversation with Peggy Shepard on Climate and Environmental Policy in the Biden Administration

2020 Nov 18

Coalitions for Environmental Health and Justice: Lessons from the 2020 Roy Award

12:00pm to 1:15pm

Location: 

Zoom

Join the Environment and Natural Resources Program for "Coalitions for Environmental Health and Justice: Lessons from the 2020 Roy Award." This panel-based event will celebrate Clean Water for Carolina Kids, the 2020 winner of the Roy Family Award for Environmental Partnership, and its mission to protect North Carolina's children from dangerous lead exposure.... Read more about Coalitions for Environmental Health and Justice: Lessons from the 2020 Roy Award

Summer Undergraduate Research Fund

The Center for the Environment’s Summer Undergraduate Research Fund provides financial support for student research projects related to the environment. In the context of this program, 'environment' refers to understanding the relationships and balances of the natural and constructed world around us, with a particular emphasis on understanding how anthropogenic activities and policies affect the environment, including the intimate relationships between energy use and demand, environmental integrity and quality, human health, and climate change.... Read more about Summer Undergraduate Research Fund

The Environmental Fellows Program

"Harvard is committed to fostering the development of talented scholars with an interest in environmental research. The Environmental Fellows at Harvard work with some of the University's leading faculty, creating linkages across research disciplines and professional schools, and benefit from all that Harvard has to offer."

—Dan Schrag, Director
Harvard University Center for the Environment

The Harvard University Center for the Environment extends a warm welcome to the 2021 class of Environmental Fellows: Hélène Benveniste,...

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2020 Oct 30

Virus Hunters

4:30pm

Location: 

Livestream

The Washington Post brings together epidemiologist Christopher Golden, PhD and field scientist Kendra Phelps, PhD to discuss National Geographic's new series about how scientists are piecing together cultural, medical and environmental factors to trace the origins of deadly diseases and help stave off future pandemics.... Read more about Virus Hunters

2020 Oct 29

Climate Change: Scientific Bases and Questions for Debate

11:00am to 12:30pm

Location: 

Zoom

What are the scientific bases of climate change? What are the key issues to consider? In collaboration with Harvard University, the Naturgy Foundation and the Technical University of Madrid (UPM) invites you for a presentation and discussion of the recently coordinated study. Moderated by Professor and HUCE Director Dan Schrag.... Read more about Climate Change: Scientific Bases and Questions for Debate

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