Climate Change Initiative

2010 CCI Events

  • Dec. 3, 2010: Coastal Flooding and Environmental Justice: Identifying Vulnerable Communities and Feasible Adaptation-Strategies for the Boston Metro Area. Speaker: Chris Watson, M.Sc., Research Assistant, University of Massachusetts Boston-Environmental, Earth and Ocean Sciences Department.
  • Dec. 1, 2010: UMass Boston, a Competitive Clean Energy Economy: Role of Technology, Policy, and Finance. Speaker: Dan Reicher, Director of Climate Change & Energy Initiatives for Google. Sponsored by The Center for Sustainable Enterprise and Regional Competitiveness, in cooperation with the New England Clean Energy Council.
  • Nov. 15, 2010: "The Ocean’s Impact on Climate Change & Health: What’s it got to do with us?" Speaker: Deborah Cramer.
  • Oct. 15, 2010: Annual Climate Change Teach-In
    Climate Change Teach-In flyer (pdf)
    Video of Teach-In
  • April 20, 2010: Seminar by Randy Olson, Ph.D., marine biologist and filmmaker. Followed by screening of "Sizzle: A Global Warming Comedy."
  • April 26, 2010: Green Forum hosted by the Student Government Association.
  • July 21, 2010: The Climate Change Initiative hosts the Union of Concerned Scientists in meeting to discuss the upcoming climate and energy legislation in the U.S. Senate.