Awakening Our Democracy - Climate Change Activism and Advocacy

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
12:00pm to 1:30pm

Columbia's conversation series on disparities and justice issues at the forefront of the University's and the nation's consciousness returns with a timely discussion about climate change, activism and advocacy - featuring

- Claudia Dreifus (moderator), Journalist, Author of "Scientific Conversations: Interviews on Science from the New York Times" and Adjunct Professor of International Affairs at SIPA

- Michael Gerrard, Andrew Sabin Professor of Professional Practice and Director of Sabin Center for Climate Change Law at Columbia Law School

- Peggy Shepard, Executive Director of WE ACT for Environmental Justice

- Peter M. Iwanowicz, Executive Director of Environmental Advocates of New York

Learn more about Awakening Our Democracy and view previous episodes

Co-Sponsored by
- ​Columbia Bangla
- The Roosevelt Institute at Columbia University
- Students of Color Association
- Urban Planning Program Council

Students who require accommodations and/or have questions about physical access can contact the Office of Disability Services at 212-854-2388 or
Requests for CART (Communication Access Realtime Translation) or sign language interpretation require a two-week notice.