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Miami Dade College’s Earth Ethics Institute to Host Forum on “Miami’s Future in a Changing Climate” Nov. 19


Miami, November 8, 2013 - Miami Dade College’s (MDC) acclaimed Earth Ethics Institute (EEI), in collaboration with MDC’s Department of Chemistry, Physics and Earth Science, will host an expert panel discussion at 3:30 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 19, at the College’s Kendall Campus. “Miami’s Future in a Changing Climate” will be moderated by MDC Professor Dr. Michael McGauley. The event is free and open to public! Those interested in attending are urged to arrive early, as spaces are limited.

In addition to Dr. McGauley, the following scientists will serve on this panel: Dr. Chris Landsea, Science and Operations Officer with the National Hurricane Center; Dr. Harold Wanless, Professor and Chair of the Geological Sciences with the University of Miami; and Dr. Jayantha Obeysekera, Chief Modeler with the South Florida Water Management District.

Expert Forum: “Miami’s Future in a Changing Climate”

  • WHEN: Tuesday, Nov. 19, 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
  • WHERE: MDC Kendall Campus Auditorium, Room 6120 11011 SW 104 St.

For more information regarding this event, please contact Netiva Kolitz, Earth Ethics Institute program professional: or Professor Michael McGauley:, or visit

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