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Texas Tech to Host Live Screening of Hayhoe-Obama-DiCaprio Climate Talk

Glenys Young

September 30, 2016

Tickets are first-come, first-served.


WHAT: The Texas Tech University Climate Science Center (CSC) and Texas Tech Public Media will host an exclusive screening of the live climate change discussion with CSC director Katharine Hayhoe and President Barack Obama, moderated by Academy Award-winning actor, producer and activist Leonardo DiCaprio.

The discussion is the featured event of the inaugural South by South Lawn: A White House Festival of Ideas, Arts and Action.

The first episode of the new PBS Digital Series "Global Weirding" will be shown immediately preceding the live discussion. "Global Weirding" stars Hayhoe and was produced by KTTZ-TV.

WHEN: 6 p.m. Monday (Oct. 3)

WHERE: Texas Tech Public Media building, 17th Street and Indiana Avenue

TICKETS: Tickets are available here on a first-come, first-serve basis.

CONTACT: Breanna Allen, communication and outreach coordinator, Climate Science Center, Texas Tech University, (806) 742-2011 or breanna.allen@ttu.edu

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