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EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy speaks at CU Law School

first_img “What we need to do is get over talking about the problem and start designing the solution,” she said. “There are many on both sides of the aisle that care about the environment and our natural resources.” “You’re probably asking why Boulder, why here, why now?” said McCarthy, who started her new post on July 18. “Why not?” The event also featured a panel discussion with former Colorado Gov. Bill Ritter, director of the Center for the New Energy Economy at Colorado State University, Colorado Oil and Gas Association President Tisha Schuller and Brad Udall, director of the law school’s Getches-Wilkinson Center for Natural Resources, Energy and the Environment. Published: Aug. 15, 2013 A standing-room-only crowd in the Wolf Law Building’s Wittemyer Courtroom and nearly 100 others in an overflow room gathered yesterday as EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy and Colorado Sen. Mark Udall discussed President Obama’s Climate Action Plan at the CU Law School. The two things Americans must do are to lower the emission of greenhouse gases and to adapt to a changing climate because of the greenhouse gases already in the atmosphere, McCarthy said.center_img She praised climate change initiatives originating at the city and state levels in places like Boulder and Colorado, as well as work on climate change by academic researchers and organizations like the Getches-Wilkinson Center. Share Share via TwitterShare via FacebookShare via LinkedInShare via E-mail A video of the event will be posted on the Colorado Law website. Go to the law school home page at http://www.colorado.edu/law/ and then click on the video icon at the bottom of the of the page to access the video.Photo: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy speaks before a panel discussion of President Obama’s Climate Action Plan at the University of Colorado Law School on Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013. The panel included former Colorado Gov. Bill Ritter, Colorado Oil and Gas Association President Tisha Schuller and Brad Udall, director of the law school’s Getches-Wilkinson Center for Natural Resources, Energy and the Environment. The standing-room only event was open to the public. (Photo by Glenn Asakawa/University of Colorado) Categories:AcademicsLaw & PoliticsCampus CommunityNews Headlineslast_img read more

Crime Watch – Thursday, May 23, 2019

first_imgHomeNewsCrimeCrime Watch – Thursday, May 23, 2019 May. 23, 2019 at 5:30 amCrimeFeaturedHomelessnessNewsCrime Watch – Thursday, May 23, 2019news2 years agocrimehomelessMaya Atzimba ArmfieldNewsRite AidFile Photo / MAYA ATZIMBA ARMFIELD These are arrests only. All parties are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.On May 9, at 12 p.m.Officers responded to a theft that occurred at the Rite Aid store located at 1808 Wilshire Blvd.  The suspect came into the store and stole (22) pieces of jewelry costing approximately $195.  The officers located the suspect in the 1200 block of 18th Street. Maya Atzimba Armfield, 20, homeless, was arrested for shoplifting and resisting arrest. Bail was set at $10,000.Tags :crimehomelessMaya Atzimba ArmfieldNewsRite Aidshare on Facebookshare on Twitteradd a commentSanta MoniCARES Presents Totally Awesome 80’s Prom to Support Local CharitiesOceans and CanyonsYou Might Also LikeFeaturedNewsBobadilla rejects Santa Monica City Manager positionMatthew Hall8 hours agoBriefsLos Angeles Sheriff’s deputy accused of destroying evidence of 2019 assaultAssociated Press12 hours agoNewsCouncil picks new City ManagerBrennon Dixson19 hours agoFeaturedNewsProtesting parents and Snapchat remain in disagreement over child protection policiesClara Harter19 hours agoFeaturedNewsDowntown grocery to become mixed use developmenteditor19 hours agoNewsBruised but unbowed, meme stock investors are back for moreAssociated Press19 hours agolast_img read more