Speaker: Tim Pearson of Winrock International
Location: Kalamazoo Room at the Michigan League
Abstract: Agriculture, forestry and other land uses (AFOLU) are responsible for about a quarter of anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions. Forestry and especially deforestation accounts for a third of the emissions that occurred between 1750 and 2011. The significance of these emissions and the location of these emissions among rural and often disadvantaged populations makes land management an... Read more...
The Environmental Science and Policy Program has launched a symposium series to explore the challenges and opportunities we face in enhancing human well-being while protecting the environment. This symposium will bring distinguished thinkers from around the world to explore what we know, what we need to know and what we must do as we move into a century of unprecedented environmental change, technological advancement and scale of human activity. The event will include research focused seminars... Read more...
Are you starting your job search?
Have you started, and need to know if you are on the right track?
Just have questions regarding what strategies you should take in your job search?
Want to hear from an alum and his experiences with searching for "green" jobs?
If your answer is YES to any of the above questions, please join us!
This event is geared towards students that will be graduating this year and would like to jump-start their job search and get those burning questions answered!
Speaker: Noah Deich of the Center for Carbon Removal
While carbon removal (i.e. negative emissions) is widely regarded by academics as critical for meeting aggressive climate goals, it is often described in theoretical terms and viewed as a problem for future generations to tackle. However, a growing community of leaders has already begun to pioneer the development and deployment of carbon removal solutions, understanding that solutions offer significant value now, and that they will take... Read more...