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Cure for the Common Coal

Thursday, October 25, 2012
12:00 AM
2024 Dana Building

Panel Discussion with 2012 Raoul Wallenberg Medalist and Environmental Activist, Maria Gunnoe.

Join us as we dig deeper into coal -- one of the main causes of air and water pollution and global warming -- and learn how we can generate our electricity from cleaner, safer and healthier sources.

2012 Raoul Wallenberg Medal recipient Maria Gunnoe will be joined by: 

Together, these four speakers represent an extraordinary depth and breadth of expertise on the effects of mining and burning coal, and how we can turn to cleaner and more humane sources of energy.

Co-sponsored by UMBS and the Union of Concerned Scientists along with the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, the Environmental Law and Policy Program, the Program in the Environment, the School of Natural Resources and Environment and the School of Public Health.