|Events for: Wednesday, March 22, 2017|
|Climate Change: Threat to National Security|
|Dates:||Wednesday, March 22, 2017|
|Title:||Climate Change: Threat to National Security|
|Description:||ADMIRAL TITLEY TO SPEAK ON CLIMATE CHANGE RISK TO NATIONAL SECURITY
“Climate Change: A Threat to National Security” will be the topic of a talk given by Dr. David Titley, at 7 p.m., Wednesday, March 22 in Room 337 of the State College Borough Building, 243 S. Allen Street, State College. The event is free and the public is welcome to attend. In this timely and engaging presentation, Dr. Titley explains the military's serious concerns that climate change is multiplying the threats to American security. Discussion will follow the lecture.
Admiral Titley is professor of meteorology at Penn State University and founding director of the PSU Center for Solutions to Weather and Climate Risk. He was chief operating officer of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) from 2012-2013. Before that he was a rear admiral and chief oceanographer for the U.S. Navy in which he served for 32 years. He initiated the Navy’s Task Force on Climate Change.
Admiral Titley is a member of the national Citizen’s Climate Lobby Advisory Board. His talk is sponsored by the State College Chapter of Citizens' Climate Lobby and hosted by the New Leaf Initiative.
For more information contact Sylvia Neely at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 814-867-5631
|Times:||7:00PM - 8:30PM|