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WKU Events

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Science in the Death Zone: Studying Environmental Change in the Himalayas and Andes Mountains
Date:  Wednesday, February 26th, 2014
Time:  7:00pm
Location:  MMTH Auditorium

John WKU Geology and Geography Associate Professor, Dr. John All and WKU Staff Photographer Clinton Lewis as they share their experiences researching and documenting climate change in the Himalayas and Andes Mountains respectively.  Dr. All will share his experience on Mt. Everest and talk about the Fullbright program as he prepares to venture back to the Himalayas for further research next month. 

Clinton Lewis will share his award-winning photo series taken over two trips to the Andes in Peru with Dr. All and both will discuss the summer 2014 Peru Faculty-Led study abroad opportunity available for students to join in future mountain expeditions. 

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 Last Modified 9/24/14