Course Description

ONLINE: Are you concerned about climate change and want to be more knowledgeable and involved? This course's five 90-minute sessions will cover the following topics: 1) the science and problems associated with climate change; 2) climate modeling that explores the effectiveness of various solutions; 3) advances in renewable energy, primarily wind and solar; 4) understanding public attitudes and learning how to start conversations; and 5) becoming active in addressing climate change and creating a personal action plan. Classes are limited in size to allow for student participation and interaction. Supplemental readings and videos will be recommended for optional homework, along with a few outreach opportunities that have proven to be popular. | Facilitated discussion.

Max enrollment: 20.

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Section Title
Can We Stop Climate Change?
Online - Zoom
9:00AM to 10:30AM
May 01, 2024 to May 29, 2024
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
Delivery Options
Virtual Classroom  
Course Fees
Section Notes

Recommended reading:
David Wallace-Wells, "The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming" (9780525576716)
Jeff Goodell, "The Water Will Come" (9780316260206)
John Vaillant, "Fire Weather: A True Story from a Hotter World" (9781524732851)
Katharine Hayhoe, "Saving Us" (9781982143848)

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