Tue., Feb. 04 | Okanagan College - Penticton Campus

Bridging the Gap: The Bad News and the Good News about Climate Change

Come hear our very own Dr. Michael Healey and Jim Beattie, members of the FTFO Board as they discuss the bad news and the good news about climate change.
Admission by Donation to Student Fund
Bridging the Gap: The Bad News and the Good News about Climate Change

Time & Location

Feb. 04, 2020, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Okanagan College - Penticton Campus, 583 Duncan Ave W, Penticton, BC V2A 8E1, Canada

About the Event

Dr. Michael Healey and Jim Beattie, members of the Board of First Things First Okanagan will be joint speakers in discussing the bad news and the good news about climate change.  

Michael Healey has a PhD in Ecology/Environmental Science and, during his career, has worked as a government scientist and a professor at UBC. He is now retired but remains active using his knowledge to communicate about the effects of climate change and to promote positive action to mitigate climate change.

Jim Beattie is one of the founders and is Chair of First Things First Okanagan.  He has been a farm worker, farm owner, member of the BC Legislature and  general manager of a provincial agricultural marketing board. 

Where to go at the college: Lecture Theatre, (PL 107), Ashnola Building 

Admission is by donation Funds will be used to help students in need 

Event hosted and organized by the Okanagan College Penticton Campus 2020 Winter Speaker Series.  

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