Al Gore Seminar in Sustainability
April 15, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Mānoa Campus, Stan Sheriff Center
Vice President Gore, known for his visionary leadership and decades of work on reducing the harmful impacts of climate change, will be sharing his insight on these and related topics and how they relate to Hawaiâ€˜i.
It is part of the Stephen and Marylyn Pauley Seminar in Sustainability series, organized by the University of Hawaiâ€˜i Sea Grant College Program and co-hosted by the University of Hawaiâ€˜i at MÄnoa, the University of Hawaiâ€˜i Foundation, and other partners, which periodically hosts speakers of the highest distinction.
Tickets are almost sold out, but a small number of student tickets can be picked up directly from the UH Sea Grant office (HIG room #238). In addition, should seats become available due to no-shows, they will be released on a first-come, first-served basis at the door. The seating is open and doors open at 5:00 p.m.
The seminar is the capstone of the day-long summit, Ascent, organized by UH and Senator Schatz, which will welcome notable dignitaries from around the country to Hawaiâ€˜i in order to discuss and propose solutions to Hawaiâ€˜iâ€™s most pressing problems. The topics include renewable energy, sustainable energy and water use, and the impacts of human practice and climate change on the essential resources.
Tickets are almost sold out, but a small number of student tickets can be picked up directly from the UH Sea Grant office (HIG #238). Should seats become available due to no-shows, they will be released on a first-come, first-served basis at the door.
University of Hawai'i Sea Grant College Program, Mānoa Campus
Cindy Knapman, 956-7410, email@example.com, http://seagrant.soest.hawaii.edu