Global climate change is subject of talk, Nov. 7
Posted November 3, 2005; 11:29 a.m.
Eileen Claussen, president of the Pew Center on Global Climate Change, will deliver a lecture titled "Climate Change: Moving the Debate from 'Why' to 'How'" at 4:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 7, in 16 Robertson Hall.
Prior to joining the Pew Center, which is a nonprofit organization dedicated to developing solutions to address global climate change, Claussen spent nearly 30 years in government service.She was assistant secretary of state for oceans and international environmental and scientific affairs in the Clinton administration and also served on the National Security Council as a special assistant to the president and senior director for global environmental affairs. From 1987 to 1993, she was director of atmospheric programs for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The lecture is sponsored by the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.