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>>A Conversation with Tom Friedman on the Urgency of Action on Climate Change<< 

Tom Friedman

Monday, March 2nd 2015

Rapaporte Treasure Hall, Goldfarb Library 

In preparation for the March 2nd Q&A , there will be multiple film screenings. 

Films – Years of Living Dangerously: the urgency of Climate Action

BrandeisNOW feature on the film screenings 

Series of episodes 108 minutes each in prep for the talk

Feb. 23, 7:30-9:30 Shiffman 219

Feb. 24, 7:30-9:30 Mandel G03

Feb. 25, 7:30-9:30 Shiffman 219

Feb. 26, 7:30-9:30 Shiffman 219

Mar 1, 7:30-9:30 Mandel G03

Find more details about the film series here


Film, Television, and Interactive Media Program; Center for German and European Studies; Environmental Studies Program (ENVS); Department of Sociology; Social Justice and Social Policy Program; Peace, Conflict and Coexistence Program (PAX); Schuster Institute for Investigative Journalism; Alumni Association; as well as student organizations: Brandeis Climate Justice; The Senate Sustainability Committee

>>Greek Tragedy Act II: Is Greece Starting to Look Like Weimar, Germany?<< 
Greek Tragedy
Thursday, March 5th 2015
Faculty Club Lounge

More upcoming events for the academic year 2014/2015 can be found here.