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Environmental and Natural Resources Law

Series of Fireside Conversations 2011-2012

Cosponsored by the Appropriate Dispute Resolution Center, the Environmental Studies Program, the Environmental and Natural Resources Law Program, the Green Business Initiative, the Climate Change Research Group, and the Sustainable Cities Initiative.

Held at the Many Nations Longhouse

September 28, 2011 at 5:00pm
Speaker: Adell Amos
“Water and Climate Change: The Role of the Federal Government”

October 12, 2011 at 5:00pm
Speaker: Dr. Kari Marie Norgaard
“Living in Denial: Climate Change, Emotions and Everyday Life.”

November 16, 2011 at 5:00pm
Speaker: Mike Hoglund
“From Scenario to Reality: Reducing Greenhouse Gases in the Portland Region”

January 18, 2012 at 5:00pm
Speaker: Derek Smith
“Creating a Scalable Home Energy Efficiency Industry”

February 15, 2012 at 5:00pm
Speaker: To Be Announced

March 14, 2012 at 5:00pm
Speaker: John Orbell
“While climatologists are in broad agreement about the extent and dynamics of present climate change, the question remains: “What will humans do in response to what the climate folk say is happening?” A group of researchers from Stony Brook University, the University of Oregon, and Penn State is attempting to answer this question by developing a computer model of how humans can be expected to respond to climate changes worldwide.”

April 25, 2012 at 5:00pm
Speaker: Anthony Leiserowitz
To Be Announced


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