WAGE to host climate change seminars week of Mar. 22

The UW-Madison Center for World Affairs and the Global Economy (WAGE) will host a number of seminars on climate change during the week of March 22. The Center brings together scholars from economics, political science, public policy, sociology, business, law, engineering and other fields to promote understanding of globalization and its governance in Wisconsin and beyond. For more information, visit:

Lecture on Climate Change by Dr Charlotte Streck (Title TBA)
March 22, 2010, 12:00 PM – 1:15 PM, Lubar Commons (7200 Law)
Charlotte Streck, Director, Climate Focus, Washington, D.C. and Lead Counsel, Climate Change, Center for International Sustainable Development Law (CISDL), Montreal

Beyond Copenhagen: Climate Change and Wisconsin
March 22, 2010, 2:45 PM – 6:00 PM, Lubar Commons (7200 Law)
Outreach Workshop. Registration required.

Soil Not Oil
March 24, 2010, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM, Wisconsin Union Theater, Memorial Union
Vandana Shiva, International Forum on Globalization (IFG)

Communicating Climate Science: Tiptoeing through the Minefield
March 25, 2010, 4:00 PM – 5:15 PM, 1106 Mechanical Engineering
Gavin Schmidt, Climate Modeller, NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies