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The Baruch Climate Change Seminar Speaker
Baruch Faculty Climate Change
Professors Engle-Friedman, Mohan & Hallowell
Thursday, April 16th from 2:30 to 4 p.m., NVC 14-285
Topics and Presenters
Baruch Students: Their Attitudes About Climate Change and Their Environmentally Sustainable Behaviors
Presented by Mindy Engle-Friedman – Department of Psychology
Prof. Engle-Friedman will discuss how Baruch students view issues of climate change and natural resources as well as the actions they are taking to protect our planet.
The Relationship Between Information Technology and Climate Change: Teaching and Research
Presented by Kannan Mohan – Department of Statistics and Computer Information Systems
Prof. Mohan will discuss questions that connect IT to climate change: How does IT contribute to climate change? What solutions used in practice mitigate the negative impact of IT on climate change? How does IT reduce the negative impact of other business processes on climate change?
Journalistic Responsibility: A Look at the Lesser Known Sides of Climate Change
Presented by Christopher Hallowell –Department of Journalism
Prof. Hallowell will discuss the subtler societal impacts of climate change often ignored by the press.
FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC WITH RSVP
Light refreshments will be served.
Location: Newman Vertical Campus 55 Lexington Ave. @ 25th St., Room 14-285
RSVP: Matthew.LePere@baruch.cuny.eduor 646-312-3231