Saturday symposium tackles global climate change
Sept. 16, 2009
KALAMAZOO--Western Michigan University’s research, education and outreach activities to define and combat the effects of global climate change will be discussed at a free, public symposium Saturday, Sept. 19, from 9 a.m. to noon at the Fetzer Center.
Sponsored by the National Science Foundation, the symposium includes keynote addresses by WMU scientists and engineers: Dr. Steven Bertman, professor of chemistry; Dr. David Karowe, professor of biological sciences; and Dr. John Patten, chair and professor of manufacturing engineering, and director of the Center for Manufacturing Research.
Other scheduled presenters include faculty and staff experts from WMU and other universities.Symposium Topics
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