Forum: Is Gloom My Beat? Reporting On Our Changing Planet
Wednesday, March 27, 2019 11:45am -1:15pm
The Grove Hotel, Ballroom 2nd floor
Kendra Pierre-Louis of the New York Times



Hear from New York Time climate team reporter, Kendra Pierre-Louis on reporting on our changing planet. Before joining The Times in December 2017, Kendra was a staff reporter with Popular Science, where she covered science and the environment.


Speaker Biography: Kendra Pierre-Louis is a reporter with The New York Times on the climate desk. She reports on climate science and the social impacts of climate change. Before joining The Times, Kendra was a staff writer for Popular Science, where she wrote about science, the environment and, sometimes, mayonnaise. Kendra is also the author of the book “Green Washed: Why We Can’t Buy Our Way to a Green Planet.” Kendra has a Master of Science in science writing from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, a master’s degree in sustainable development with a focus on policy analysis and advocacy from the S.I.T. Graduate Institute and a bachelor’s degree in economics from Cornell University. Kendra loves the Arctic, and is lucky enough to have seen a polar bear in the wild. Her favorite ecosystem, however, remains the one in her own backyard.



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City Club thanks our Premier Sponsor, Northwest Nazarene University and the NNU School of Business and our Annual sponsor, Idaho Humanities Council. The 2019 Forum Series is sponsored by the contributions made by AARP of Idaho, Echelon Group, Micron, and St. Luke's Health Systems. We are pleased to welcome university students to attend our events thanks to our University partners Boise State University, Northwest Nazarene University, and University of Idaho. Our media partners include Boise State Public Radio, 670 KBOI, Idaho Statesman, and Peppershock Media.


Chair: Greg Hahn
Moderator: Todd Dvorak