Past Announcements July 1, 2009 - June 30, 2010

Max Boykoff presents "Media Coverage of Climate Issues" at Deutsche Welle Global Media Forum 2010, June 22, 2010.
Max Boykoff presents "Who Speaks for the Climate? Understanding Media Representations on Climate Change" at the University of Arizona, May 4, 2010.
Science Policy Assessment and Research on Climate (SPARC) Investigators present highlights from the new handbook - Usable Science: A Handbook for Science Policy Decision Makers:Usable Science: A CSTPR-CSPO Briefing Workshop on Science for Decision Making, at the Briefing Workshop on Science for Decision Making April 12, 2010.
SPARC releases new handbook for Science Policy Decision Makers
40th Annual International Arctic Workshop: Communicating Science to the Public, March 11, 2010 features CSTPR's Roger Pielke.
Maxwell Boykoff presents "Understanding Climate-Change Skepticism: Its Sources and Strategies" at the AAAS Annual Meeting, February 22, 2010.
Roger Pielke, Jr. presents "Climate Change and Effects on the Energy Industry" at the CO Dept of Public Health, February 18, 2010.
Roger Pielke, Jr. presents "Has Global Warming increased the toll of disasters?" at the Royal Institution of Great Britain, Feb 5, 2010.
Benjamin Hale, ENVS Faculty at the Center for Science and Technology Policy Research, will be giving a talk “Nonrenewable Resources and the Inevitability of Outcomes,” at the International Society for Environmental Ethics (ISEE) Group Meeting. Eastern Division American Philosophical Association (APA). December 27-30, 2009. Conference Website.
Roger Pielke, Jr. appeared on BBC Newsnight with Professor Chris Field, the (new) head of IPCC Working Group II
Benjamin Hale, ENVS Faculty at the Center for Science and Technology Policy Research, will be part of a Panel Chair at the  COP15 United Nations Climate Change Conference, Side Event. December 7-18. Copenhagen, Denmark. Conference Website

Lisa Dilling will be giving an invited talk "Providing policy-relevant information for greenhouse gas management: Perspectives from science and technology policy research" at the AGU Fall Meeting Session A44: Towards a Policy-Relevant, Open and Transparent Global Greenhouse Gas Monitoring and Information System (GHGIS).

This talk will be on Wednesday, December 16 at 1:40 PM in 3006 (Moscone West) San Francisco, CA. More Information.

Max Boykoff, AGU Workshop on Communicating Climate Change: Media, Dialogue, and Public Engagement, Dec. 13, 2009.
Maxwell Boykoff will be presenting a paper "Who Speaks for the Climate? An Historical Account of Media Coverage of Climate Change around the World" at the 2009 Amsterdam Conference on the Human Dimensions of Global Environmental Change, December 2-4, 2009. Conference Information.
Maxwell Boykoff will be giving a public lecture "Eschewing obfuscation in climate science and policy: battlefields for meaning-making in everyday life" at University of Oxford on December 1, 2009 in the School of Geography and the Environment.

Max Boykoff will be part of two panels at the 2009 Association of Environmental Studies and Sciences Meeting, University of Wisconsin-Madison, October 8-11, 2009 | More Info.

CSTPR names William Travis as the new Director.
Rocky Mountain Ethics Congress, University of Colorado-Boulder, August 6-9, 2009.
Max Boykoff joins our Center as a faculty member in August 2009.