Focus the Nation Panelists

Wednesday, February 6, 2008 - 11:30

Posted: February 6, 2008

The Mount Holyoke campus community participated in the nationwide Focus the Nation teach-in on climate change with a full day of activities on January 31.

Three panel discussions focused on civic engagement and the daily tools and lifestyle changes that can prevent further climate change, in addition to providing cross-disciplinary perspectives on the topic.

Listen to some of the panelists:

"Political, Personal, Powerful: Activism for Climate Change"
File Size: 7.1 MB, Time: 10:23
Audio Danielle Connor FP '06
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"Focus the Campus: Environmental Stewardship at MHC"
File Size: 10.1 MB, Time: 14:40
AudioTodd Holland, Energy Manager
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"The French Revolution, the Holocaust, Climate Change?"
File Size: 3.3 MB, Time: 4:44
AudioJeremy King - Associate Professor of History
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"Aesthetics, Hemlocks, and the Woolly Adelgid"
File Size: 3.9 MB, Time: 5:37
AudioCorinne Demas - Professor of English
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"Creative Solutions Geoengineering"
File Size: 5.4 MB, Time: 7:49
AudioPersa Batra, Visiting Professor of Earth and Environment
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Related Links:

Campus Focused on Climate Change

Photo Gallery

Focus the Nation (National Web site)