Thursday, November 21, 2019 – 07:00pm
World-renowned environmentalist and explorer Will Steger’s free presentation includes Q&A with a panel of faith & environmental experts: Buff Grace, Climate Justice Congregations, MNIPL; J. Drake Hamilton, Science Policy Director, Fresh Energy; Diane Jacobson, Professor Emerita of Old Testament, Luther Seminary.
Steger, known for numerous polar expeditions, brings deep understanding of the environment to efforts increasing awareness of environmental threats. He has been an eyewitness to climate change, and has led teams on some of the most significant polar expeditions in history. Steger is the founder of two nonprofits, the Will Steger Wilderness Center in Ely, and Climate Generation: A Will Steger Legacy, headquartered in Minneapolis with a focus on engaging educators, youth and communities in solutions to climate change.