Climate Science and Global Climate Change at Freethought AZ

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    When:
    December 17, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
    2017-12-17T10:00:00-07:00
    2017-12-17T13:00:00-07:00
    Where:
    Duval Auditorium, University of AZ Medical Center
    1501 N Campbell Ave
    Tucson, AZ 85713
    USA
    Dr. Lockwood Carlson

    Summary: Dr. Carlson will discuss the science basis for understanding climatological changes in the last few hundred years and the key role of the increase in atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) concentration and its consequences on the global climate, regional variations, and human society over the next few decades and centuries. He will take a critical look at the economic and policy issues, for both the US and the rest of the world, and focus on some promising technologies and geopolitical trends.

    Lockwood Carlson – bio: July 2017

    Lockwood received his PhD in theoretical physics from the University of Wyoming. Did thesis research at Wyoming and Princeton on electrodynamics of black holes. Retired from 3M Company as Corporate Scientist. Held the Renier Chair in Technological Leadership at the University of Minnesota, retired after 12 years on the faculty in the Management of Technology program. Has taught course on modern physics, cosmology, nanotechnology, energy issues, and climate science at ILR in Saddlebrooke, and at OLLI at the University of Arizona and the University of Minnesota. Consults on emerging technology in nuclear and solar energy Serves on corporate and academic boards.

    Climate Science and Global Climate Change

    Sunday, Dec 17, 2017, 10:00 AM

    DuVal Auditorium
    1501 N Campbell Ave Tucson, AZ

    55 Secular Humanists Went

    Summary:  Dr. Carlson will discuss the science basis for understanding climatological  changes in the last few hundred years and the key role of the increase in atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) concentration and its consequences on the global climate, regional variations, and human society over the next few decades and centuries. He will take a cri…

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    Carolyn Classen
    Carolyn Sugiyama Classen, a life long Democrat, was born & raised in the State of Hawaii, was a Legislative Aide for U.S. Senator Daniel K. Inouye on Capitol Hill, and practiced law for a while. In Tucson she worked as a tribal staff attorney for the Pascua Yaqui Tribe and later was the Interim Executive Director of the now defunct Domestic Violence Commission. In 2008 she became a “My Tucson” guest columnist for the Tucson Citizen newspaper, then continued blogging for Tucsoncitizen.com for over four and a half years. Her blogsite was entitled “Carolyn’s Community” about community events and some political news, until Gannett Publishing shut down the site on January 31, 2014. She started with Blog for Arizona on Feb. 11, 2014. Part time she has been sitting as a Hearing Officer in Pima County Consolidated Justice Courts Small Claims Division since April, 2005. She is married to University of Arizona Distinguished Professor Albrecht Classen, a native of Germany. They have one son, who lives in Seattle, WA with his wife and daughter. She is also the Editor of the Southern Arizona Japanese Cultural Coalition website, www.southernazjapan.org (since Jan. 2013).

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