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Myra Kraft Open Classroom: Climate Change: A Course for Everyone

January 8 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This free and open course is intended to promote climate change education, resilience, and action. We will examine the basic science of climate change, its local and global impacts on the natural world, the built environment, and humankind, and strategies for preventing its worst outcomes while preparing for those we can no longer avoid.

January 8: Our World in Flux: Climate Change Fundamentals

Speakers:

  • Reverend Mariama White-Hammond, Pastor, New Roots AME Church
  • Brian Helmuth, Professor, Marine and Environmental Sciences, Northeastern University
  • Mary Steffel, Assistant Professor, Marketing, Northeastern University D’Amore-McKim School of Business

Live stream the session here

A longstanding tradition in the School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs, the Myra Kraft Open Classroom is a semester-long seminar series for the Northeastern community and the general public, and is hosted by the School of Public Policy & Urban Affairs. The series seeks to invite diverse audiences to converge around a central theme and generate conversation about current topics relevant to our local and national communities.