In case this is of interest to you or to folks you know.
Have a grand Day of the Dead, remembering our wise elders (not that I’m so young, but as they say I’m still ‘above the grass’).
Join us for a talk on Environmental Leadership: Finding Solutions to Today’s Global Challenges
by Brian Rosborough, founder of Earthwatch
on Thursday, November 15 at 7 pm
Merlo Theater, Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
This event is free and open to the public thanks to the Wendt Family International Speaker Series at Sonoma Academy.
Earthwatch Institute is an international non-profit organization that brings science to life for people concerned about the Earth’s future. Earthwatch supports scientific field research by offering volunteers the opportunity to join research teams around the world and currently supports 130 projects annually searching for solutions to sustainability, global warming, habitat destruction, loss of biodiversity and public health issues, among others.
Brian Rosborough founded Earthwatch Institute in 1971 and served as its Chairman and CEO ever since. He has organized and funded more than 2500 research expeditions for scientists in 100 countries. Rosborough also serves on various civic and educational boards of directors related to the environment, including the Rocky Mountain Institute, Cape Cod National Seashore, International Development Enterprises, Digital Nations, the United Nations Information and Communications Technologies Task Force and The Media Lab at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Fittingly, Rosborogh resides in Concord, MA ‹ only a mile from Walden Pond.
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