Center for Environmental Policy and Administration

Blowout: What the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Means for You and the Future of American Energy


Series:The University Lectures Series
Location:Hendricks Chapel
Date:Tue, Oct 26, 2010
Time: 7:30 PM

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On April 20 of this year, BPs Deepwater Horizon offshore oil drilling rig exploded in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Louisiana. The explosion killed 11 men and caused hundreds of millions of gallons of oil to gush into the Gulf of Mexico unabated for more than three months, causing the largest environmental disaster in United States history. The long-term impacts of this disaster will be explored in a special University Lectures presentation.

Panelists include:

Lee Clarke, Professor of sociology, Rutgers University

Kishi Animashaun Ducre, Assistant professor of African American Studies, Syracuse University

Matt Huber, Assistant professor of geography, Syracuse University

Christopher Scholz, Professor of earth sciences, Syracuse University

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