Jay Turner: Climate Change and the Environment in the Trump Era
Wellesley Club of Santa Barbara: Faculty Speaker Event
Jay Turner, Associate Professor of Environmental Studies at Wellesley College, will draw on material from his forthcoming co-authored book, The Republican Reversal: Conservatives and the Environment from Nixon to Trump. The book follows the evolution of the Republican party's position on the environment, from strong support during the Nixon era to today, when opposition to environmental reform is an important plank of conservative politics.
Event hosted by Kristin Wyman Horton '89, WCSB President
Santa Barbara home address provided upon RSVP
Coffee and tea will be served
Please bring your favorite cookies to share
A just-published interview about the forthcoming book: Outside Online
A brief article about Professor Turner: Summer 2017 Alumnae Magazine
Professor Turner has taught at Wellesley for 12 years and is currently the Director of the Environmental Studies Program. He has also been very involved in the college's sustainabilty initiatives, including the development of its current sustainability plan.
Click here for event info on the Wellesley Club of Santa Barbara website.