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04.22.21

Fulbright Poland Presents: Climate Change – When Science Meets Activism

April 22, 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM EDT

Fulbright grantees have always been leaders when it comes to responding to global challenges. Environmental protection and climate change are currently some of the most pressing topics that need to be addressed to protect our planet and humankind.

Join Fulbright Poland for a panel discussion with international experts, Prof. Francisco Ferreira, Prof. Małgorzata Grodzińska-Jurczak, and Prof. Lora Harris. The panelists will discuss how scientists and the general public can work together to prevent further irreversible damage to planet Earth.

Francisco Ferreira is an Associate Professor at the NOVA School of Science and Technology (FCT-NOVA) in Lisbon and a 1990 Fulbright Foreign Student from Portugal. Prof. Małgorzata Grodzińska-Jurczak is the Head of Nature Protection, Wildlife Management, and Environmental Education Research Team at the Institute of Environmental Sciences and a 2007 Fulbright Visiting Scholar from Poland. Lora Harris is an Associate Professor at the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science and a 2021 U.S. Scholar to Finland. The panel will be moderated by Adam Wincukiewicz, a Ph.D. student at the University of Warsaw and a 2021 Fulbright award nominee.

This Zoom meeting will be conducted in English, with a live transcript available. Participation is free upon prior registration. This webinar is organized in partnership with American Corner GdaNsk.