David Pogue and Philip Taylor
Monday October 09
9:15AM-2PM ET

Join the Association for Continuing Education (ACE) for the Grazella Shepherd Lecture Day.

Climate Crises are with us every day!  Understanding how the earth got this way and how we can live with (adapt) and mitigate these climate crises is the topic for Lecture Day 2023.

David Pogue, is an Emmy Award Winning technology and science writer, CBS Sunday Morning presenter, as well as PBS host of numerous NOVA specials.  He will draw upon research for his recent book “How to Prepare for Climate Change:  A Practical Guide…”, to discuss practical adaptation to climate change.  

Dr. Philip Taylor, CWRU Distinguished University Professor Emeritus and Perkins Professor of Physics will discuss how climate systems are interconnected through feedback loops and extreme greenhouse effects caused by excess CO2 in the atmosphere.  Mitigation is not too late!

This lecture will be moderated by Peter Shulman, PhD, Associate Professor of History, CWRU. 

9:15 a.m. Registration and Coffee
9:45 a.m. Welcome: Joanne Mortimer, ACE President
10:00 a.m. First lecture
10:45 a.m. Break
11:00 a.m. Second lecture
11:45 a.m. Break
12:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. Moderator and Q&A
2:00 p.m. Adjourn
Member of Lifelong Learning Cost
ACE members receive $5 discount
Nonmember Cost
Price includes coffee, lecture, and vegetarian friendly luncheon