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Environmental Diplomacy Simulation by Victoria Pebbles, Great Lakes Commission

Combating Invasive Mussels in the North American Great Lakes

WHEN:
Monday, September 23, 2019 11:30 am to 12:50 pm
Friday, September 27, 2019 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Location: 
3240 Weill Hall

Victoria Pebbles, Program Director at Great Lakes Commission, will host this environmental policy simulation focused on the challenges and potential solutions to managing invasive mussels that have blanketed large portions of the North American Great Lakes causing extensive environmental and economic damage. Students will learn about U.S. - Canadian policies and institutions for managing the Great Lakes and be tasked to develop bilateral solutions for managing invasive mussels that can be implemented within that policy framework.

Sign up here. Lunch and light refreshments will be served.  

Participating students are required to attend both sessions:

  September 23 - Weill 3240, Introduction to Simulation

  September 27 - Weill 3240, Simulation

 

Hosted By

Weiser Diplomacy Center