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Friday, March 09, 2012
Making Science Policy Panel Discussion
2:30 PM -  4:30 PM
Making Science Policy

Many of the decisions facing legislators require a level of scientific or technical expertise that very few have. Examples of such decisions in the field of health include: stem cell research, vaccination programs, biotechnology funding, and soil and water contamination.

This workshop will focus on the underlying decision processes that Michigan policy-makers use to protect the public health of Michigan's citizens

Thursday, March 15, 2012
The Public and Private Morality of Climate Change
4:00 PM

The Tanner Lecture on Human Values 2011-2012 presents Professor John Broome, the White's Professor of Moral Philosophy, Fellow of Corpus Christi College, University of Oxford. All events are open to the public without charge.

Monday, March 26, 2012
SNRE Dean Miranda to deliver Wege Lecture on Sustainability
5:00 PM -  7:00 PM
Title of talk: "Fostering Environments to Sustain our Children's Health."

Marie Lynn Miranda, dean and professor at the University of Michigan School of Natural Resources and Environment, delivers the 11th Annual Peter M. Wege Lecture on Sustainability. The title of her talk is "Fostering Environments to Sustain our Children's Health."