Environmentalism

Christian Parenti headshot
The second entry on climate change features Christian Parenti, whose focus is on the geopolitical fallout from ignoring the signs and consequences of the climate crisis.
WU professor of social work Gautam Yadama gave a presentation based on his book, Fires, Fuel and the Fate of 3 Billion," in Anheuser-Busch Hall, Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom. Joining him in the audience question/answer segment was the book's photographer, Mark Katzman.
Ira Flatow
The Compton/Ferguson lecture series, established decades ago with endowed funds to support programs covering topics in science, has ended its hiatus and is reappearing this fall under the title, Science Matters.
On November 1, 2012 prominent environmental author and advocate Bill McKibben talked about "350: The Most Important Number in the World." His initiative, 350.org, is a global call to action to solve the climate crisis.