Current Events


Monday March 18, 2019
Michigan Environmental Policy: Issues and Political Solutions|
12:00-1:00pm (lunch provided); Lee Honors College Lounge

Learn about potential political solutions for some of the most important environmental issues in our state and help select our annual lobby day issue!

Thursday April 11, 2019
The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming by David Wallace-Wells

Friday March 29
Regular CCWG meeting
2pm at Office for Sustainability 

Save the date for subsequent 2019 meetings: Apr 12, and Apr 26. 

Tuesday April 2
Public talk by visiting Fulbright scholar, Helen Mundler
6pm "Climate change literature: what is it, and why is it important?" Location TBA.

Wednesday April 24th 
CCWG Member Appreciation Lunch (open to all)
12:30-2:30, 2902 Wood Hall, WMU.



Past Events

List of books read in Reading Group

Tuesday February 26, 2019
Ken Ilgunas: “Trespassing Across America: One Man's Epic, Never-Done-Before (and sort of Illegal) Hike along the Keystone XL Pipeline.”
7:00 pm: 3025 Brown Hall

Friday, February 15, 2019
Panel Discussion"The True Cost of Climate Change and its Policy Implications"
PMN video on the event

Friday, Jan. 25, 2019
Public Presentation
"Climate Justice: Hope, Resilience and the Fight for a Sustainable Future"
President Mary Robinson, Former President of Ireland & UN Special Envoy on Climate Change

Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018

Public Presentation
"The Politics of Carbon Pricing" by Barry Rabe, University of Michigan

Friday, Dec. 7, 2018
"Workshop on the National Surveys on Energy and the Environment Data in Your Research and in Your Classroom"

Rally in support of Children's trust lawsuit - Oct. 28, 2018

Bill McKibben visit to Kalamazoo - Oct. 10, 2013

Public Book Discussion of "This Changes Everything" April, 2015