Lecture: "Needed: Skillful Capitalists to Lead us to a Low-Carbon Future" with Kevin Knobloch '78

March 12, 2013
4:00 pm

Goodell Hall

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Free admission
Mary Lou Laurenza

Experienced in public policy, government, advocacy and media relations, Kevin Knobloch '78 serves as the president of the Union of Concerned Scientists. The group puts rigorous, independent science to work to solve our planet's most pressing problems by combining technical analysis and effective advocacy to create innovative, practical solutions for a healthy, safe and sustainable future.

Hear how Knobloch has achieved results on a wide range of environmental and national security issues—such as renewable energy, nuclear weapons, forest management and corporate responsibility—by working with scientists, legislators, industry leaders and delegations to the United Nations.

The Alumni Association is proud to bring Kevin Knobloch '78 back to campus through the Eleanor Bateman Alumni Scholar in Residence program; connecting students with alumni who exemplify achievement of the university's mission through professional accomplishments and/or public service. All are welcome to attend this free event with a reception and refreshments following the presentation.

Questions? Email Mary Lou Laurenza or call the Alumni Association at 800-456-UMASS. Let us know you are coming below.