Events Archive

Book Seminar: “Achieving Access: Professional Movements and the Politics of Health Universalism”

September 6th, 2018in 2018, 2018, Events, News

The Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future and the Institute for Health System Innovation & Policy invite you to attend an upcoming seminar with Joseph Harris, an Assistant Professor of Sociology and a Pardee Center Faculty Research Fellow, where he will discuss his recent book, Achieving... More

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Prof. Muhammad Zaman Discusses New Book on Counterfeit Drugs at Pardee Center Seminar

June 20th, 2018in 2018, 2018, Events, News

On Wednesday, June 20, the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future hosted a seminar with Muhammad H. Zaman, a Professor of Biomedical Engineering and a Pardee Center Faculty Associate, where he discussed his recent book, Bitter Pills: The Global War on Counterfeit Drugs.  The book, published by... More

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Pardee Center Hosts Seminar on Balancing Solar Development and Conservation Efforts in California

April 13th, 2018in 2018, 2018, Events, News

The Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future recently hosted a talk by Frank Davis, a professor at UC Santa Barbara’s Bren School of Environmental Science & Management, exploring the interplay between projected future solar energy development and conservation efforts in California's western Mojave Desert. Prof. Davis began by providing an overview of current... More

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Diana Liverman Delivers 2018 Pardee Center Distinguished Lecture

April 11th, 2018in 2018, 2018, Events, News

Diana Liverman, a leading expert on the human dimensions of global environmental change and the impacts of climate on society, reflected on her several decades of work on climate vulnerability and adaptation when she delivered the 2018 Pardee Center Distinguished Lecture at the Rajen Kilachand Center for Integrated Life Sciences & Engineering (CILSE)... More

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Upcoming: Spring Symposium for BU Graduate Program in Urban Biogeoscience & Environmental Health

April 10th, 2018in 2018, 2018, Events, News

The Boston University Graduate Program in Urban Biogeoscience & Environmental Health invites you to attend its Spring Symposium on April 25 from 2:30-4:30 pm in BRB 113, 5 Cummington Mall. The Symposium will feature a series of lightning talks (see below) by BU faculty on a wide range of urban research themes... More

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Seminar: “Balancing Energy and Conservation: Utility-Scale Solar Development in California”

March 19th, 2018in 2018, 2018, Events, News

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Diana Liverman to Deliver 2018 Pardee Center Distinguished Lecture

March 2nd, 2018in 2018, 2018, Events, News

The Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future is pleased to announce its annual Distinguished Lecture, "A Complex Dilemma: The Intersections of Poverty, Gender, Ethnicity, and Race in Climate Vulnerability and Adaptation" featuring Diana Liverman, Regents Professor of Geography and Development at the University of Arizona. More

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Frances Seymour Gives Pardee Center Lecture on Deforestation and Climate Change

March 1st, 2018in 2018, 2018, Events, News

The Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future recently hosted a special lecture by Frances Seymour, a Distinguished Senior Fellow at the World Resources Institute, exploring the role of tropical forests in efforts to mitigate climate change and advance sustainable development. Seymour's talk was centered around... More

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