20TH - DR. AYANA JOHNSON - EXPANDING THE BASE FOR CLIMATE ACTION AND SOCIAL JUSTICE

Display Title: 
20TH - DR. AYANA JOHNSON - EXPANDING THE BASE FOR CLIMATE ACTION AND SOCIAL JUSTICE
Event Type: 
Guest Lecture
Speaker: 
Dr. Ayana Elizabeth Johnson, Urban Ocean Lab Co-Founder
Wednesday, February 23, 2022 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Event Sponsor: 
Center for Sustainable Systems
School for Environment and Sustainability
Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
U-M Democracy and Debate
Janice Charach Gallery: Environmentally Speaking

Join us for a casual and engaging conversation about climate action and social justice with Dr. Ayana Elizabeth Johnson. A marine biologist, policy expert, writer, and Brooklyn native, Johnson is the co-founder of Urban Ocean Lab, a think tank for coastal cities, as well as co-creator of the Spotify/Gimlet podcast How to Save a Planet, which focuses on climate solutions.

Moderated by Sarah Hughes, Assistant Professor: U-M School for Environment and Sustainability. 

The event will include a live Q&A with students! 

Sponsors: The Wege Foundation; Center for Sustainable Systems; U-M Democracy and Debate; The Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, Janice Charach Gallery: Environmentally Speaking

REGISTER HERE! **A link will be emailed to you prior to the event.