Wed JAN 24 @ 8pm

Dr. Richard Alley, Evan Pugh Professor of Geosciences at Pennsylvania State University

“Finding the Good News on Energy and Climate.”

Dr. Richard Alley is Evan Pugh Professor of Geosciences and Associate of the Earth and Environmental Systems Institute at The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, where he has worked since 1988. His experience includes three field seasons in Antarctica, eight in Greenland, and three in Alaska. Dr. Alley teaches, and conducts research on Glaciology, Ice and Climate, Abrupt Climate Change, and Sea Level Change.

Dr. Alley has served on a variety of advisory panels and steering committees, including chairing the National Research Council’s Panel on Abrupt Climate Change and participating in the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (which was co-recipient of the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize), and has provided requested advice to numerous government officials in multiple administrations including a US Vice President, the President’s Science Advisor, and committees and individual members of the US Senate and the House of Representatives.

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