Type: Public event
Host: Ford School

20th Peter M. Wege Lecture: Dr. Ayana Elizabeth Johnson

School for Environment and Sustainability Lecture


Date & Time

Feb 23, 2022, 12:00 pm EST
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This is a Virtual Event.

Join the School for Environment and Sustainability for a casual and engaging conversation about climate action and social justice with Dr. Ayana Elizabeth Johnson. A marine biologist, policy expert, writer, and Brooklyn native, Johnson is the co-founder of Urban Ocean Lab, a think tank for coastal cities, as well as co-creator of the Spotify/Gimlet podcast How to Save a Planet, which focuses on climate solutions. She is on the 2021 Time 100 Next List, was named one of Elle’s 27 Women Leading on Climate, and Outside magazine called her “the climate leader we need.”


This event is hosted by the University of Michigan School for Environment and Sustainability (SEAS) with support from The Wege Foundation; U-M Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy; Center for Sustainable Systems; U-M Democracy and Debate; Janice Charach Gallery: Environmentally Speaking.

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