Facing the Surge

Film Screening and Q&A: Facing the Surge
Tues. March 7th 4:15 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Littauer 130

Facing the Surge documents the tangible costs of sea level rise for the people of Norfolk, Virginia, and has lessons for cities all over the world. Norfolk is home to the largest naval base in the U.S. and to thousands of hard-working Americans struggling to adapt to the rising tides and an uncertain future. But Facing the Surge is not a film about loss and inaction. It tells the stories of citizens from across the United States as they step forward to raise awareness and push their government to solve climate change.

We will have a Q&A after the film screening with the filmmaker Diogo Freire and Professor Kenneth Strzepek, an expert in climate impacts and adaptation.


Climate Justice Caucus Meeting
Mon. March 6th 2 p.m. – 3 p.m. @ Littauer 380

Come join us to discuss how to move forward a climate action and justice agenda, as well as planning for upcoming events such as the People’s Climate March in DC.

See also:

Tuesday, March 7

Climate, Oceans, Human Health, and Cholera
4:00pm  – Northwest Bldg B101, 52 Oxford St., Cambridge

The Planetary Health Alliance (PHA) hosts Dr. Rita Colwell, Distinguished University Professor at the University of Maryland and Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health and former director of the National Science Foundation. *A separate student lunch discussion with Dr. Colwell will take place at 12:00pm in HUCE Seminar Room 429. RSVP required.*
Contact: Erika Veidis erikaveidis@fas.harvard.edu

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