Event Details

  • January 20, 2021
  • 10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Free


  • Virtual Event
  • Online Only
  • Carbondale, IL 62901
  • (618) 536-7751

Event Description

Justin Schoof will discuss “Climate Change: Global and Local” at the Zoom-delivered Southern Illinois Learning in Retirement (SILIR) meeting. Despite strong scientific understanding and consensus regarding the nature and causes of recent climate change, the public remains divided by the issue. Dr. Schoof, a Professor of Geography and Environmental Resources at SIU Carbondale, will explore our current state of knowledge regarding global changes in climate as well as recent and possible future climate changes in Southern Illinois. The meeting is free to the public. Non members of SILIR may sign up to receive the Zoom link by contacting Jackie Welch at 618-536-7751 or e-mail silir@siu.du by January 18. Membership in SILIR which provides free classes and activities to those 50 and over is $13 for the January – June period. To join or register contact Jackie Welch. For more information on SILIR go to the website: https://conferenceservices.siu.edu/silir.php

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