COVID-19 Update

Envisioning Rutgers’ Climate Future: A Two-Night Town Hall Event (Part 1)

Date & Time

Wednesday, November 11, 2020, 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.


Information Session


Virtual Event


Presented by the President's Task Force on Carbon Neutrality and Climate Resilience

Climate town hall

Rutgers students, faculty, and staff are invited on November 11 and 12 for Envisioning Rutgers’ Climate Future: A Two-Night Town Hall Event. A panel of Climate Task Force members will present key findings from the Phase 2 report and answer questions from the Rutgers community. Each meeting will conclude with a breakout visioning session based on the night’s theme.

Night 1: Envisioning a Carbon Neutral Rutgers
November 11 from 6–8 p.m.

Please register for night one to receive the Zoom link.

6:00 p.m. - Welcome: Bob Kopp, Climate Task Force co-chair

6:05 p.m. - Introductory Remarks: Jonathan Holloway, Rutgers University President

6:10 p.m. - Task Force Panel: moderated by Brian Ballentine, Senior Vice President for Strategy

  • Rachael Shwom, Energy and Buildings Working Group co-chair
  • Bob Noland, Transportation Working Group co-chair
  • Kevin Lyons, Supply Chain and Waste Management Working Group co chair
  • Peggy Brennan, Climate-Positive, Equitable, Economic Development Working Group co-chair

7:00 p.m. - Breakout Visioning Sessions