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Bard Center for Environmental Policy Presents

Wednesday, December 6, 2017
National Climate Seminar: Tropical Deforestation and Climate Change: More than CO2
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Dr. Deborah Lawrence, University of Virginia

Join Bard CEP on December 6th for a conversation on tropical deforestation and climate change with Dr. Deborah Lawrence of the University of Virginia.

Watch her TEDx Talk here.

Deborah Lawrence, Ph.D., is a Professor of Environmental Sciences at the University of Virginia. Her research focuses on the links between tropical deforestation and climate change. She has spent the past twenty-five years doing field-based research in Indonesia, Costa Rica, Mexico and Cameroon. 
The  Bard Graduate Programs in Sustainability  offer masters programs in  Environmental Policy,  Climate Science and  Policy, and Sustainable Business.  The Bard Center for Environmental Policy's career-focused, science based, interdisciplinary masters of science programs are located in New York’s beautiful Hudson Valley.  The rigorous first year coursework, followed by a required 4-6 month immersive internship, culminates with a Master’s Capstone Project and a 93% job placement rate within 6 months of graduation. Graduates are currently pursuing careers in many fields such as: alternative energy, international Development, advocacy/lobbying, conservation, research, and strategic consulting. For more information: 

Dial-in Only: +1.888.240.2560 | meeting ID: 467455619

Poster available for download below.

Download: NCS_Fall_2017.pdf

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Time: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm