For the 21st year, Syracuse University will welcome nearly 100 fifth-grade students from the Syracuse City School District’s Seymour Dual Language Academy. Called Shadow Day, this tradition for both Syracuse University and Seymour has become a day that both fifth…
“This Time It’s Different” – Panel Discussion on the Paris Climate Talks
A lot is riding on the upcoming United Nations Conference on Climate Change in Paris (COP21). On Oct. 29, students will have a chance to ask questions of a panel of experts and learn about what can and might be achieved in Paris. The event will begin with a discussion between three students and three professors, followed by open questions from the audience.
Panelists include Vice President for Sustainability Initiatives and University Professor of Sustainability Science and Policy, Sherburne Abbott; Anthropology Professor, Peter Castro; and Geography Professor, Robert Wilson.
The panel, hosted by the Office of the Vice President for Sustainability Initiatives, convenes Thursday, Oct. 29, 7-9 p.m. in the Maxwell Auditorium. Refreshments will be served. For more information, contact Rachel May, Sustainability Initiatives, 443-9726 or email@example.com.