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Keynote Speakers at Worcester State: 2014 The Seeds of Anarchy: The Crisis of Climate and Life: George Woodwell

A list of recent notables who have given lectures at Worcester State University

Bio

Dr. George Woodwell, one of the founders of global ecology science and an expert on the biological implications of climate came to campus 
Tuesday, March 25th 2014 at 1:00 - 2:15 pm. His lecture
Seeds of Anarchy: The Crisis of Climate and Life took place in the Blue Lounge

Woodwell is the founder of the Woods Hole Research Center in Falmouth, MA. He is a distinguished scientist who has published more than 300 papers in ecology and written and edited books on the effects of nuclear war, the global carbon cycle, biotic impoverishment, and deforestation. Woodwell courageously speaks out about the political and economic implications of his work in Sandra Steingraber's film Living Downstream.


Sponsored by the Sustainability Office, Department of Physical & Earth Sciences, Department of Biology, Honors Program, GTU Geography Honor Society, Tri-Beta Biology Honor Society, and the Environmental Advocacy Group.

Works by the Author

Forests in a Full World

The Earth in Transition

The Nature of a House

E-book also accessible online through the library.