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June 18, 2018

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

CONTACT:

Derek Rayment

Public + Media Relations Manager

531-MCC-2876

darayment@mccneb.edu

mccneb.edu

 

MCC at Do Space to host discussion about climate change

 

OMAHA, Neb. — Metropolitan Community College at Do Space will host third installment of the Hubbard Sustainability Series on Thursday, July 12, 4:30-6:30 p.m. on the second floor of Do Space, 72nd and Dodge streets. The event topic will be climate change and include three expert speakers. 

 

The speakers on July 12 include Dr. Jesse Bell, professor at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and Climate Science Advisor to the White House; Dr. Martha Shulski, director at the Nebraska Science Climate Office; and W. Cecil Steward, founder of the Joslyn Institute for Sustainable Communities. 

 

A question and answer session with all three speakers will follow. Light refreshments will be served. The event is free and open to the public. To register, visit mccneb.edu/ce. 

 

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Metropolitan Community College, accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, is a comprehensive, public community college that offers affordable, quality education to all residents of Dodge, Douglas, Sarpy and Washington counties. Founded in 1974, MCC has the largest enrollment out of six community colleges in Nebraska and is the second largest postsecondary institution in the state. MCC serves more than 40,000 unique credit and noncredit students.

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