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SFE Fall17 Seminar Series: September 13 Edition

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Event Date: September 13, 2017 - 2 p.m.
Event Type: Open to public
Location: Science Center, 1st Floor, Small Science Auditorium S01-006

Professor John Duff will discuss emerging issues in environmental law, including the challenges presented by recent storms like Hurricanes Harvey and Irma on coastal property, insurance risk, and whether we should "buy-back or build out."

Professor Alan Wiig will share his insights on globalization and the role of free enterprise zones and the geography of urban revitalization.

If you've ever wondered what your School for the Environment faculty were doing to solve emerging issues facing our coasts and communities, wonder no more!

Check out the full schedule here and join us every Wednesday at 2 p.m. in S01-006.

For disability-related accommodations, including dietary accommodations, please visit www.ada.umb.edu two weeks prior to the event.