Reporting Climate Solutions

Eugene Lang College Lib Arts: Natural Sciences & Mathematics

Liberal Arts
Undergraduate Course
Degree Students
Reporting Climate Solutions
Spring 2023
Taught By: Allison Lichter Joseph and Bhawani Venkataraman
Section: A

CRN: 10647

Credits: 4

Scientists and journalists have a powerful part to play in shaping action to address the climate emergency. This interdisciplinary class is open to students interested in developing their understanding of the science of climate change, potential solutions to address its impacts, and how journalism and science communication can help shift action around the climate crisis. The goals of the course include: 1) Understanding the science of climate change 2) Researching impacts of climate change 3) Using a climate justice framework to identify climate solutions 4) Assessing effective science communication strategies 5) Creating solutions journalism—through writing, audio, visual media, and live events—that brings those insights to a broader public. This course satisfies the elective requirement for the IS major but does not satisfy the foundation requirement for the IS major. This course satisfies the general elective for the J+D major.

College: Eugene Lang College Lib Arts (LC)

Department: Natural Sciences & Mathematics (LSTS)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 26

Add/Drop Deadline: February 5, 2023 (Sunday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 16, 2023 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every few minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 9:36pm EDT 5/31/2023

Meeting Info:
Days: Monday, Wednesday
Times: 10:00am - 11:40am
Building: Academic Entrance 63 Fifth Ave
Room: 620
Date Range: 1/23/2023 - 5/15/2023