Events Archive

Pardee Center Hosts Seminar on the Current and Future Socioeconomic Impacts of Climate Change in China

November 30th, 2018in 2018, 2018, Events, News

On November 29, the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future hosted a seminar exploring the socioeconomic impacts of climate change in China. The seminar featured a presentation and discussion with Tao Ye, a Professor of Geographical Science at Beijing Normal University (BNU) and a Pardee... More

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Janetos Presents and Moderates at IEW Panel on BU Research Centers’ Global Engagement

November 6th, 2018in 2018, 2018, Events, News

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Experts Discuss Global Health & the Social Sciences at Pardee Center Seminar

October 23rd, 2018in 2018, 2018, Events, News

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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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