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PSU Focus the Nation: Climate Change Symposium
Thursday, January 31, 2008 - 8:30am to Thursday, January 31, 2008 - 3:00pm
PSU Focus the Nation: Climate Change Symposium
January 31, 2008
355 Smith Ballroom
Agenda :

8:30 - 9:00am Welcome and Introduction
Dave Ervin, Professor and Director of PSU Center for Sustainable
Processes and Practices

9:00 - 9:30am "Climate Change Science"
Christina Hulbe, Professor, PSU Geology Department

9:30 - 10:00am "Impacts of Climate Change on Human Health"
Catherine Thomasson, Physician, PSU Student Health and Counseling

10:00 - 10:30am "Climate Change and Water Sustainability"
**Heejun Chang**, Professor, PSU Geography Department

10:30 - 11:00am "Energy Use, Human Behavior, and Climate Change"
Loren Lutzenhiser, Professor, PSU Urban Studies and Planning

11:00 - 11:15am Coffee Break

11:15 - 12:30pm "Climate Change Solutions"
Panelists: Carl Wamser, Professor, PSU Chemistry Department, Steve
Gutmann, Ecosecurities, Jeremiah Baumann, Environment Oregon, Catherine
Thomasson, Physician, PSU Student Health and Counseling, Christina
Hulbe, Professor, PSU Geology Department, Heejun Chang, Professor, PSU
Geography Department, Loren Lutzenhiser, Professor, PSU Urban Studies
and Planning

12:30 - 1:00pm Lunch Break

1:00 - 1:20pm "What You Can Do Next"
Nathan Jones, Cascade Climate Network

1:20 - 2:20pm "State and Regional Policy Approaches to Climate Change"
Angus Duncan, Bonneville Energy Foundation

2:20 - 2:30pm Closing Remarks
Dave Ervin, Professor and Director of PSU Center for Sustainable
Processes and Practices

2:30 - 3:00pm Raffle and Tables