The Houston Advanced Research Center (HARC) will host distinguished climate scientist Dr. Katharine Hayhoe as part of its 2017 People & Nature Speaker Series on Wednesday, March 8, from 6:00-8:30 p.m. at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston Brown Auditorium. The event will feature a lecture given by Dr. Katharine Hayhoe, followed by a Q&A session and cocktail reception.
Dr. Hayhoe is an acclaimed professor and director of the Climate Science Center at Texas Tech University, having received extensive national recognition, including being named as one of TIME's 100 Most Influential People and Foreign Policy's 100 Leading Global Thinkers. As a leading atmospheric scientist, as well as an evangelical Christian, Dr. Hayhoe has a unique and earnest approach to climate change. Her ability to reach a broader and more diverse audience has made her one of the most prominent and influential climate communicators in the country, leading to notable appearances on shows like Bill Moyers, PBS Global Weirding, National Geographic and at SXSLawn.