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Stony Brook University to Host Earth Day Tweet-Up Honoring 3 Indianapolis Prize Finalists! Join the innovative, social media-driven conversation about saving wildlife around the planet. #IndyAtSBU On Earth Day—Tuesday, April 22—the Stony Brook campus community, and the global twitter-verse are invited to meet and tweet – virtually and in person – with Stony Brook University’s three Indianapolis Prize finalists: Russell A. Mittermeier; Carl Safina; and Patricia C. Wright, during the University’s first ever “Tweet-Up” – an official event of the…
The event includes a 45 minute presentation, 15 minutes for Q&A, followed by a reception and book sales/signing. The event is NOT open to the public. Invitations will be extended to interested BU students, along with BUMP Academic Partners. Invitations may be extended to colleagues from UMass-Boston and Northeastern University.
Join us for the Cheryl Beth Silverman Memorial Lecture featuring Carl Safina. Mr. Safina will present “Caught in the Same Net: The Ocean and Us.” Fisheries, coral reefs, forests, climate change, poverty, literacy for girls, and peace—these are all facets of the same issue. Drawing on two acclaimed recent books—The View From Lazy Point and A Sea In Flames—scientist and author Dr. Carl Safina weaves a story that is both deeply personal and broadly global. Sharing travels that take us from his…