What:

As part of the Support, Encourage and Empower (SEE) Women Series, Katharine Hayhoe, Ph.D., will share her journey as a prominent Christian female scientist committed to her calling in the midst of vast challenges and opposition. This luncheon is intended for female STEM students, but all are welcome.

Azusa Pacific University’s Center for Research in Science (CRIS) presents “Shalom in a Changing Climate.” Guest speakers will discuss the science, theology and practice of creation care. The public is welcome to attend and participate in a Q & A session with panel members.

Who:

Katharine Hayhoe, Ph.D., an atmospheric scientist, is recognized in TIME’s 100 Most Influential People and Fortune’s 50 World’s Greatest Leaders. Her research focuses on understanding what climate change means for people and the places where we live. She is professor and director of the Climate Science Center at Texas Tech University.

Annie MacAulay is the founder and CEO of Mountain and Sea Adventures, headquartered on Catalina Island. An APU alumna with a BS in Organizational Leadership and a minor in Marine Biology, MacAulay’s nonprofit has taught more than 100,000 students about creation care.

Steven Bouma-Prediger, Ph.D., is a professor of reformed theology at Hope College in Michigan. He oversees the Environmental Studies minor and chairs the Campus Sustainability Advisory Committee. He is the author of For the Beauty of the Earth and The Greening of Theology.

When:

Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019

Luncheon: 12:30-1:30 p.m.

Panel: 3-4 p.m.

Where:

Luncheon: Los Angeles Pacific College Board Room

East Campus

901 E Alosta Ave, Azusa

Panel: Segerstrom Perry Lecture Hall

West Campus

701 E Foothill Blvd, Azusa

Contact:

Luncheon: RSVP to CRIS@apu.edu by Jan.16

Panel: Send inquiries to CRIS@apu.edu, no RSVP required

Contact

Rachel White
Associate Director of Public Relations
Phone: (626) 815-4502
Email: rewhite@apu.edu