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2017 UNC Climate Change Symposium

March 31 @ 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm

4th Annual UNC Climate Change Symposium

+ Reception (free food)

Genome Sciences Bldg. G200
Friday, March 31
2-5:30 p.m.

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2017 Schedule

2 – 3:30 p.m.

Panel: “Perspectives on Climate Change Post-Election”

  • Tim Profeta, Director, Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, Duke University
  • Victor Flatt, Thomas F. and Elizabeth Taft Distinguished Professor in Environmental Law, and Director, Center for Climate, Energy, Environment & Economics, UNC-Chapel Hill
  • Sara Peach, Associate Editor, Yale Climate Connections
  • Jason West, Associate Professor, Environmental Sciences & Engineering, UNC-Chapel Hill

3:30 – 5:30 p.m.

Student Poster Session + Reception

(Poster Awards at 5 p.m.)

**Students, if your research is related to climate change, please consider preparing a poster. To participate, please send the following information by March 27 in an email to Allen Hurlbert (hurlbert@unc.edu): Your name and degree, your department and a tentative title for your poster. Anyone affiliated with UNC doing research on climate change is welcome to submit posters; only undergraduate and graduate students are eligible for prizes.  Cash prizes will be awarded for the top three student poster submissions ($400 top prize!).

The UNC Climate Change Symposium is organized by Carolina Climate Change Scientist and is made possible by the Carolina Seminars Program and the UNC Institute for the Environment.


March 31
2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Genome Science Building
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States + Google Map