Past Events

Contact Amy Mast to add an upcoming energy-related event to this list. 

Thursday, November 16, 2017
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Economic Development Seminar: Experimental Evidence on the Economics of Rural Electrification


Location: Weill 3240

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Speaker: Tony Reames, Assistant Professor, School for Environment and Sustainability

Location: Room 2000A, Phoenix Memorial Lab

Organized by the Michigan Energy Club

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Join MESA & NASA for Native American Heritage Month 2017 with our second film screening of the month: Awake, a Dream from Standing Rock! This documentary provides front-line footage of North Dakota’s violent response to the Peaceful water protectors and "captures the story of Native-led defiance that forever changed the fight for clean water, our environment and the future of our planet." 

Snacks will be provided and a discussion will follow the film. 

The Munger Screening Room (G039) is located on the bottom level of the Munger Graduate Residence Hall.

Saturday, November 11, 2017
12:45 PM to 2:45 PM

Location: Ann Arbor District Library, Freespace (3rd Floor)

Worried about climate change? Wondering how you can make a real difference? Come to the monthly meeting of the Ann Arbor chapter of Citizens' Climate Lobby (CCL). CCL is a national, grassroots organization working to enact federal legislation to put a price on CO2. Our meetings consist of dialing in to a national conference call (featuring different guest speakers each month), followed by local discussion of actions.

Wednesday, November 08, 2017
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Location: Herbert H. Dow Building, 1006


Monday, November 06, 2017
4:00 PM to 5:30 PM

Location: Weill Hall, Annenberg Auditorium

Free and open to the public. Reception to follow.

This event will be live webstreamed. Check back here just before the event for viewing details.

Join us as we welcome Dr. T. Ramasami, former secretary of science and technology for India, as he discusses the role of science and technology policy in developing countries.

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Wednesday, November 01, 2017
1:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Hail to the Cube: Michigan's Legacy of Uncommon Innovation​

Location: Rackham Graduate School (Horace H.), Rackham Auditorium

Wednesday, November 01, 2017
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Location: Weill Hall, Betty Ford Classroom (1110)

CLOSUP Lecture Series

Climate of Capitulation: An Insider’s Account of State Power in a Coal Nation

Vivian E. Thomson, Former Professor, Department of Environmental Sciences and Politics, University of Virginia

Wednesday, November 01, 2017
10:00 am to 11:30 am


Wednesday, October 25, 2017
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Location: Fellowship Space, Munger Graduate Residences

Learn about efforts to address the more than 35 gigatons of global emissions annually by developing and commercializing the $1 trillion market for carbon dioxide (CO2) products. The Global CO2 Initiative awards research and development funding to innovative technologies, invests in commercial-stage companies, and accelerates the adoption of CO2 products using recycled carbon dioxide.

Friday, October 20, 2017
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

4th Annual Conference on Transportation, Economics, Energy, and the Environment