Our World in Change

Science, Engineering and Technology for a Realistic, Sustainable Future


Every Tuesday • 1:15 p.m.-3:15 p.m. • Room 9World in Change

September 12, 19, 26 • October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 • November 7, 14, (21 break), 28 • December 5

In this continuing series, participants will learn about the latest scientific and engineering research findings on climate change, progress in sustainable energy technologies and environmental impacts. They will hear about current and predicted changes to the world’s ecosystems and how they affect us, our children and succeeding generations. This program is intended for the lay audience. Advanced mathematics will not be needed to understand the presentations, although graphs will often be used. Topics are based on current and timely science and technology reporting. Presentations include various types of multimedia graphics, including videos, slides and animations. References to media sources and URLs for online resources are made available.

Coordinators : Bryce Bardin, Grace Bertalot, Dennis Fassnacht, Naomi Jue and Fran Mathews