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Future of Ice: Sheila Watt-Cloutier
event is sold out. As a courtesy, walk-ups will be welcomed on a space-availability basis.
Climate change isn’t just about science and politics; it directly impacts the Inuit, whose culture is intertwined with Arctic’s environment. In her lecture The Right to Be Cold, Sheila Watt-Cloutier will share the human story of the Arctic communities and their journeys through rapid change on the way to long-term sustainability.
Sheila Watt-Cloutier is the former chair for the Inuit Circumpolar Conference.
Cost: Free, but advance registration is required.
For more information, contact the UW Alumni Association at 206-543-0540 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
About The Future of Ice series: As climate change transforms our environment, the Arctic and Antarctic face a troubling, uncertain fate. Join us for The Future of Ice, a six-part free lecture series that looks at our polar regions from a variety of perspectives. A slate of renowned experts will cover issues including glacial retreat, wildlife at the poles, emerging forms of governance and the changing Arctic environment's impact on Inuit culture.