Global Spotlight Series examines climate change on March 2

The Global Spotlight Series sponsored by Western Carolina University’s Department of Political Science and Public Affairs continues this semester with a Monday, March 2, panel featuring four presentations about climate change.

Blair Tormey, coastal research scientist, will discuss “Climate Science and the Evidence for Global Warming.”

Rob Young, director of the Program for the Study of Developed Shorelines, will speak about “Talking to Mr. Carl About Climate Change.”

David Dorondo, Sossoman Professor of History, will examine “European Climate-Change Policy: A Question of German Leadership?”

The topic of Jen Schiff, political science and public affairs assistant professor, will be “United Nations Action (or Inaction?) on Climate Change.”

The next discussion in the series on Monday, April 13, will focus on the status of Israel-Palestine.

The March 2 event will be held from 4 to 5:30 p.m. in Room 130 of the John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center. For more information, contact Niall Michelsen at 828-227-3336.