Thu, Mar 27, 2014: Seasick: When Oil and Water Don’t Mix

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Join us for a free public lecture at 7-9pm on Thursday March 27th, 2014 in Room 179 (west end of the building on the ground floor) at University College, 15 King’s College Circle, Toronto, ON by:

Alanna Mitchell, Journalist and author


Seasick: When Oil and Water Don’t Mix


Alanna Mitchell is an award-winning Canadian journalist, and author, who writes about science and social trends. She is a global thinker who specializes in investigative reporting. Her most recent full-length book, Sea Sick: The Global Ocean in Crisis, is an international best seller that won the prestigious U.S.-based Grantham Prize for excellence in environmental journalism.

Mitchell also writes freelance magazine and newspaper articles, researches television documentaries and makes radio documentaries for CBC. She is a regular contributor to the New York Times science section, and to CBC’s Quirks & Quarks, in addition to having a regular column in Canadian Wildlife Magazine. Mitchell is also a prolific, inspirational public speaker

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Co-Sponsored by University College Health Studies Programme, Canadian Pugwash Group, Science for Peace and Voice of Women for Peace.

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