MELBOURNE, FLA. — Keeping attention on the critical issue of global climate change in the first 100 days of the new administration, Florida Institute of Technology will hold a National Teach-in on Global Warming on Feb. 5, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on campus. The event, to be held in the F.W. Olin Life Sciences Auditorium, is free and open to the public.
The program will feature three of Florida Techâ€™s internationally noted Department of Biological Sciences faculty members. Mark Bush, Ph.D., will discuss â€œConservation of Tropical Biodiversity;â€ Robert Van Woesik, Ph.D., will discuss â€œCoral Reefs: Climate-Change Rumblings in Paradise;â€ and Rich Aronson, Ph.D., department head, will present â€œClimate Change in Antarctica.â€ Tristan Fiedler, Ph.D., will lead a panel discussion.
The teach-in is sponsored by the Florida Tech Institute of Climate Change Adaptation. For more information, call (321) 674-8034.