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Geologist John Organ to Discuss Bridging Wildlife and Politics

Sarah Connell

July 26, 2016

The Office of International Affairs will host Organ’s lecture on integrating science and politics.

WHAT: The Office of International Affairs at Texas Tech University will host geologist John Organ to present a lecture titled “Integrating Science and Politics: A Quest for Durable Decisions.

Organ is chief of the U.S. Geological Survey Cooperative Research Units Program, where his office oversees the operations of natural resources management research conducted at 40 cooperative units at universities around the country.

The Texas Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit is sponsoring Organ's lecture, along with the Department of Natural Resources Management. The lecture will be followed by graduate student poster displays, all of which is open to faculty, staff and students.

WHEN: 4–5:00 p.m. Thursday (July 28)

WHERE: International Cultural Center Auditorium, 601 Indiana Ave.

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CONTACT: Breanna Allen, communication and outreach coordinator, Climate Science Center, Texas Tech University (806) 834-2011 or breanna.allen@ttu.edu