Event Calendar

Loading Events

← Back to Events

St. Paul Student Center Theater, St. Paul Campus, University of Minnesota

2017 Buford Ave.
St. Paul, MN United States

September 2013

Clean Energy, Climate, and Health

September 16, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Minnesota is on a clean energy path that is bringing benefits to human health and our air, water, and natural resources. Hear Will Steger, Minnesota’s own eyewitness to climate change, present his vivid, firsthand account with stunning photographs from his expeditions. J. Drake Hamilton, science policy director at Fresh Energy, will describe effective clean energy and clean air solutions that benefit our economy. The forum will provide information on upcoming decisions about Xcel Energy’s Sherco 1 and 2 coal plants…

Find out more »

November 2013

Providing Environmental Science to Direct Public Policy

November 5, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

David Schindler, one of the world’s foremost freshwater ecologists, will give a free public lecture on Tuesday, Nov. 5,  in St. Paul.His lecture, titled “Letting the Light In: Providing Environmental Science to Direct Public Policy,” will examine the tension–sometimes conflict–between science and public policy. Dr. Schindler is an emeritus professor at the University of Alberta. He was the first winner of the Stockholm Water Prize, the world’s most prestigious award for work involving water. The lecture is sponsored by the…

Find out more »

October 2016

“How free enterprise can solve climate change” with Bob Inglis

October 12, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Former Congressman Bob Inglis (R-SC) traveled to Antarctica and Greenland during his second, three-year term in Congress (2005-10) and became convinced climate change was a problem and needed action. In July 2012, he founded and launched republicEn.org, which is centered on conservative principles and a free-enterprise solution to climate change. Inglis will talk about how a true, level playing field and free enterprise can deliver the innovation to solve some of our climate change issues. Bob Inglish, Founder of RepublicEN…

Find out more »

April 2019

Growing a Revolution

April 16 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

5:30 pm public reception | 7:00 pm lecture   FREE PUBLIC LECTURE Featuring Dr. Dave Montgomery,  Professor of Earth and Space Sciences at the University of Washington and 2008 MacArthur fellowship recipient Growing a revolution In Dr. Montgomery’s latest book, Growing a Revolution, he introduces us to farmers around the world at the heart of a soil health revolution and makes the case for an agriculture that is profitable while also helping feed us all, cool the planet, and restore life to the…

Find out more »
+ Export Events