Climate Change and the International Community

Sunday, April 28, 2019—3:00 pm
Scott Doney

Dr. Scott Doney’s expertise spans oceanography, climate and biogeochemistry, with particular emphasis on the application of numerical models and data analysis to global-scale questions. His research focuses on how the global carbon cycle and ocean ecology respond to natural and human-driven climate change and ocean acidification. He joined the Environmental Sciences faculty at the University of Virginia in the Fall of 2017 as the first Joe D. and Helen J. Kington Professor in Environmental Change. He holds a BA in chemistry from the University of California, San Diego and a PhD in chemical oceanography from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology/Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Joint Program in Oceanography.

Festival of Cultures

Saturday, May 11 2018— 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
at Washington Park, Charlottesville

Come and celebrate the cultural and linguistic diversity of our local community. The Fifteenth Annual Festival of Cultures will be a day of free family-friendly fun with all-day entertainment: music, dance, song, and storytelling. Visit the Blue Ridge Virginia Chapter—United Nations Association to get the latest information on our efforts to strengthen American support for the UN. The Festival is in Washington Park on Preston Avenue in Charlottesville, near downtown and on bus line #8. This event is FREE and open to the public.