Speaker Andrew Revkin, "Weird Weather in a Warming World"


Andrew Revkin, honored journalist focused on environmental and human sustainability issues, will draw on three decades on the climate beat as a reporter and highlight his recent book, co-authored with Lisa Mechaley, Weather, An Illustrated History. From Cloud Atlases to Climate Change.

Revkin is the founding director of Initiative on Communication and Sustainability at Columbia University's Earth Institute. Previously he worked as strategic adviser at the National Geographic Society where he helped expand funding, training, and support systems for worldwide environmental journalism. He also has been senior reporter for climate change at ProPublica after having spent three decades at the New York Times as a reporter and Dot Earth blogger.

A question and answer session follows the presentation. Books will be available for purchase and signature.