Climate Change – join the conversation October 10, 2011 Murdoch University’s Climate Change Teaching Network is hosting an event designed to foster discussion about how we live and respond to challenges posed by a warming world. Lecturer Dr Davina Boyd said a key part of Climate Talk on October 14 would be the Q&A session hosted by Mayor of Fremantle and Murdoch Senior Lecturer Dr Brad Pettitt. “The Climate Q&A will bring together practitioners, impassioned people, researchers, teachers and students to discuss burning questions and dilemmas relating to climate change,” Dr Boyd said. “Dr Pettitt will host a panel of six including former state minister for planning and infrastructure Alannah MacTiernan, Energy Studies Professor Philip Jennings and Director of the Conservation Council WA Piers Verstegen.” The Climate Talk event also includes the performance of Dystopia, a play showing the fall out after a post-global warming apocalypse, a workshop for academics that teach and research climate change, a creative exhibition by sustainability students and a sundowner. Event details: Friday October 14, Murdoch University Climate Q&A Time: 14.00 – 16.00 Where: Kim Beazley Lecture Theatre Dystopia by Mood Theatre Time: 14.00 – 14.30 Where: Kim Beazley Lecture Theatre Climate Change Teaching and Research Nexus Workshop Time: 12.00 – 13.30 Where: Murdoch University Library, Flexible Learning and Teaching Room, North Wing 4.040 Sundowner Time: 16.00 – 18.00 Where: Education & Humanities Common Room 2.021 October 9 – 23, Murdoch University Creative Exhibition Time: During Library opening hours Where: Murdoch University Library Exhibition Opening: 11.30am, October 11. For more information visit the event website or contact Davina Boyd on firstname.lastname@example.org. RSVP for all events to email@example.com. Print This Post Media contact: Hayley Mayne Tel: (08) 9360 2491 | Mobile: 0400 297 221 | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Categories: General, Events, Research Tags: brad pettitt, climate change, climate change teaching network, climate talk, davina boyd Leave a comment Name (required) Mail (will not be published) (required) Website You can use these tags : <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong> We read every comment and will make every effort to approve each new comment within one working day. To ensure speedy posting, please keep your comments relevant to the topic of discussion, free of inappropriate language and in-line with the editorial integrity of this newsroom. If not, your comments may not be published. Thanks for commenting!