University of Common Sense

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April 16, 2012
10am–1pm

Student Center East
750 S Halsted St
#302
Chicago IL, 60607
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Topic

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

Description

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.

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Cost(s)

Free but RSVP required

Ages

All ages

Contact

talaan@uic.edu | 312-996-2141

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