Climate Science Center Hosting Third Interdisciplinary Seminar Series Panel

The panel discussion will focus on the relationship between energy and climate change.

WHAT: Texas Tech University Climate Science Center Interdisciplinary Seminar Series panel discussion

This panel discussion, hosted by the Texas Tech Climate Science Center, will feature three expert panelists, one from Texas Tech and another a former instructor at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, to discuss the effects of energy on climate.

Featured panelists are Robert Forbis, an assistant professor in the Department of Political Science; Anne Epstein, an internal medicine specialist and former professor of internal medicine at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center; and Steve Moon, Electrical Promotion Coordinator and utility specialist in energy efficiency for Lubbock Power & Light.

The panel discussion is free and open to the public but seating is limited.

WHEN: Noon Tuesday (April 5)

WHERE: Experimental Sciences Building, Room 120

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CONTACT: Jennifer Vanos, assistant professor, Department of Geosciences, College of Arts & Sciences, Texas Tech University, (806) 834-3319 or

Climate Science Center


The Climate Science Center (CSC) at Texas Tech University conducts interdisciplinary research to address the interactive effects of climate variability across the full array of landscapes within the South Central U.S. We provide the science, tools, and information to link current conditions with regional climate projections, and examine the real-world decision making and planning that can be used to best anticipate, monitor, and adapt to this projected climate change.