COVER
NEWS
Budget provides more financial aid
Budget backgrounder
Anniversary celebrations
New chancellor has strong community ties
Panel explores climate change issues
Phone survey seeks solution to youth injuries
Work underway at several campus construction sites
A job well done – new awards honour staff
Grant boosts engineering and computing science
Provincial grant fuels eight UVic projects
UVic scores hat trick with third Rhodes scholar
Awards salute the dedication of four community stars
Student law centre remains open for business
United Way campaign soars to new high
Meet UVic's 2003 party planner
UVic team removes barriers to kayaking
FEATURES
Mistletoe Man
2003: the year in review
PHOTO
Lord of The Ring
COLUMNS
Around the ring
In memoriam
Newsmakers
Ringers
EVENTS

 

Panel explores climate change issues

Members of the public are invited to join a panel discussion on climate change with federal Environment Minister David Anderson and several UVic scientists and researchers chaired by Dr. Tom Pedersen, the director of UVic’s school of earth and ocean sciences (SEOS).

“A Discussion on Canada and Climate Change” will be held tonight (Jan. 9) at 6:30 p.m. in the Lam Auditorum (MacLaurin A144).

Panelists include Dr. Ned Djilali (engineering), fuel cell researcher and the executive director of UVic’s Institute for Integrated Energy Systems; Dr. Peter Kennedy (economics) whose research includes examining the federal government’s emission reduction trading program; Dr. Steve Lonergan (geography) who examines the impact population migration due to climate change has on global security; and Dr. Andrew Weaver (earth & ocean sciences), an internationally known climatologist.