UH Manoa participates in climate change teach-in on global warming solutions

University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa
Contact:
Dr. Jane Schoonmaker, (808) 956-9935
Department of Oceanography
Posted: Feb 2, 2009

The University of Hawaiʻi at MānoaŚjoining a nationwide movement of more than 700 organizations across the countryŚwill participate in the National Teach-In on Global Warming on Wednesday, February 4, at 6 p.m. in the Art Auditorium.

The teach-in will include a webcast of a video, "Solutions for the First 100 Days," in which leading experts address the climate change challenges that President Obama should tackle during his first 100 days in office.

The webcast will be followed by a Q&A session featuring a panel of local experts, including state Sen. Mike Gabbard, Rep. Hermina Morita, UHM professors Chip Fletcher and Carlos Andrade, Jeff Mikulina of Blue Planet Foundation, and Rob Kinslow of Hawaii Interfaith Power & Light. It will be moderated by Professors Denise Antolini and Maxine Burkett.

For more information, visit http://www.nationalteachin.org. On-campus parking is available for $3.

For more information, visit: http://manoa.hawaii.edu/chancellor/pdf/climate_lectureFeb09.pdf