University of Common Sense

Get directions on Google Maps »

Add this event to your calendar

April 16, 2012

Student Center East
750 S Halsted St
Chicago IL, 60607
Event Website


What is the Future of Nuclear Energy? Capacity, Safety, and Greenhouse Gases


The Energy Initiative and the Office of Sustainability at the University of Illinois at Chicago, in partnership with Exelon Corporation, announces the second annual University of Common Sense event, which will be held at UIC in Student Center East (SCE 302). A panel of experts, moderated by Dr. George W. Crabtree, will present and discuss topics related to nuclear energy, sustainability, and safety. This year’s panel will include: Dr. Mark Peters, Deputy Director for Programs at Argonne National Laboratory Dr. Amir Shahkarami, CEO Exelon Nuclear Partners, Sr. VP Exelon Generation Dr. Edwin Lyman, Senior Scientist at the Union of Concerned Scientists.

At the conclusion of the panel discussion, audience members and panelists are invited to a free luncheon.

RSVP here.


Free but RSVP required


All ages

Contact | 312-996-2141

Site search
About us

Foresight's team has undertaken sustainability related projects from large public exhibits, to reconsidering (and understanding) complex systems.

» How can we help you?

Contact Us
4518 N. Damen Avenue Chicago, Illinois 60625 (773) 271-1990

» Map & directions