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Myra Kraft Open Classroom: Climate Change: Climate Resilience: Extreme Weather and Emergency Preparedness

January 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This free and open course is intended to promote climate change education, resilience, and action. We will examine the basic science of climate change, its local and global impacts on the natural world, the built environment, and humankind, and strategies for preventing its worst outcomes while preparing for those we can no longer avoid.

January 22: Climate Resilience: Extreme Weather and Emergency Preparedness


  • Dr. S. Atiya Martin, CEO and Founder, All Aces, Inc. and Distinguished Senior Fellow, Northeastern University Global Resilience Institute
  • Brian Swett, Principal, Boston Office Leader, and Director of Cities and Sustainable Real Estate, Arup

Live stream the session here

A longstanding tradition in the School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs, the Myra Kraft Open Classroom is a semester-long seminar series for the Northeastern community and the general public, and is hosted by the School of Public Policy & Urban Affairs. The series seeks to invite diverse audiences to converge around a central theme and generate conversation about current topics relevant to our local and national communities.