Events Archive

Upcoming: “Air Quality Data to Action: Case Studies and Strategies from New York City and C40 Cities”

October 1st, 2018in 2018, 2018, Events, News

Air pollution is a global problem that harms the lives of millions of people. The Initiative on Cities, the Department of Environmental Health, and the Pardee Center welcome to campus Iyad Kheirbek, Head of Air Quality for C40 Cities, where he will discuss urban air quality initiatives in two settings:... More

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Faculty Research Fellow Joseph Harris Discusses Recent Book on Universal Healthcare at Pardee Center Seminar

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 hosted a seminar on September 25 with Joseph Harris, an Assistant Professor of Sociology and a Pardee Center Faculty Research Fellow, where he discussed his recent book, Achieving Access: Professional... 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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