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Linnaeus Symposium

Cec Eckhoff Alumni Hall
Thursday, Jul 18, 2019 at 1:00 PM (CT) to Thursday, Jul 18, 2019 at 7:30 PM (CT)

"The Changing Climate: How WIll We Respond?" is this year's theme for the Linnaeus Symposium.

Spend the day at Gustavus Adolphus College learning about the changing climate in Minnesota. In addition to an opening overview of the science, speakers will address the issue through the lens of vegetation changes, public policy initiatives, and individual action. The day will conclude with a closing dinner and an optional walking tour of the Linnaeus Arboretum.

Featured Speakers:
An amazing group of Minnesota experts has been assembled as speakers for the Symposium.
Dr. Mark Seeley is a Professor Emeritus, University of Minnesota Department of Soil, Water, and Climate, and regular commentator on Minnesota Public Radio.
Dr. Lee Frelich is the Director of the University of Minnesota's Center for Forest Ecology and Institute on the Environment.
Joe Sullivan, JD, is the Deputy Commissioner for the Division at Fresh Energy.

Dr. Jim Dontje is the Director of the Johnson Center for Environmental Innovation at Gustavus Adolphus College.

Ticket Information
$25 per person including dinner for Friends of the Linnaeus Arboretum members. You can join at:

$40 per person for non-members (use "General" ticket)

To order, visit:, call 507-933-7520, or send a check to:
Linnaeus Arboretum, 800 West College Avenue, Saint Peter, MN 56082.

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Linnaeus Symposium

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Linnaeus Arboretum Member

Event Location
Cec Eckhoff Alumni Hall, O.J. Johnson Student Unio Saint Peter, MN 56082

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