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Town Hall Forum: Bill McKibben

March 17 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Building a Movement to Stop Climate Change

Bill McKibben is an environmentalist, educator, and author, and one of the leading voices on climate change in America. He is the Schumann Distinguished Scholar in Environmental Studies at Middlebury College and a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. A prolific and award-winning author, his 1989 book, The End of Nature, is regarded as the first book for a general audience on climate change. He is the founder of 350.org, the world’s largest grassroots campaign to counter the effects of climate change. He was awarded the Gandhi Prize, the Thomas Merton Prize, and the Right Livelihood Prize, and has received honorary degrees from 18 colleges and universities. He lives in Vermont in the mountains above Lake Champlain.

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Date:
March 17
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Venue

Westminster Presbyterian Church
1200 Marquette Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55403 United States

Organizer

Westminster Town Hall Forum
Email:
smckenna@wpc-mpls.org
Website:
westminsterforum.org

Details

Date:
March 17
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Event Categories:
,

Venue

Westminster Presbyterian Church
1200 Marquette Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55403 United States

Organizer

Westminster Town Hall Forum
Email:
smckenna@wpc-mpls.org
Website:
westminsterforum.org