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August 2012

Campus Conversation on Climate Change

On Saturday, September 29th from 1:00-3:30pm in the University Center Wiegand Gym, Carnegie Mellon University will host a city-wide “Campus Conversation on Climate Change.”

The event is designed to get student input on various practical action items and policy issues. The principles and practices of deliberative democracy will be used to ensure that conversations are informed and well structured and are conducive not only in regard to an understanding of the topic but also in regard to an appreciation of a more deliberative approach to our democracy.

Students: For more information and to register for the event, visit https://web.campusservices.cmu.edu/conferences/registration.taf?ID=2012climate%20change.

To find out more about deliberative democracy and CMU’s Program for Deliberative Democracy, visit http://hss.cmu.edu/pdd/.

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Other sources of Carnegie Mellon news include the university news service website and the Carnegie Mellon Today magazine.

Contact Shilo Rea, Director of Public Relations at shilo@cmu.edu or (412) 268-6094.

 

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