SuperStorm Chesapeake Exhibit and Reception at GMU

Exhibit Opening and Reception 

Final Student Projects for Spring 2013 PUBP 710

Climate Change Governance and Policy

Building a Climate Resilient Chesapeake Bay Region

SuperStorm Chesapeake

Building a Climate-Smart Bay Region

 Thursday, May 2, 2013, 7 to 9:30 pm

GMU Founders Hall Art Gallery, Main Floor Lobby/Auditorium

 Wine, cheese, crabcakes and veggies will be served

Exhibit will be open through May 15

Brief remarks given by:

Rep. Jerry Connolly, U.S. House of Representatives*

Hon. Jay Fisette, Arlington County Council*

Mayor Bill Eullie, City of Alexandria*

Matt Miller, former dir. Flood Plain Mapping, Federal Emergency Management Agency*

Dale Medearis, exec. dir. Northern Virginia Regional Commission*

Maia Davis, Environmental Planner, Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments*

* invited


7:00 Reception opens

7:10 Welcome:  Introduction of students and overall project

Informal student poster presentations

7:30 Invited speaker brief remarks

followed by questions for speakers and students

8:15 Continued informal student poster presentations

9:30 Reception concludes


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