Type: 
Special Lecture
Date-Time: 
Friday, October 11, 2019 - 17:00 to 18:00
Location: 
LaSells Center
Event Speaker: 
Warren Washington
Local Contact: 
Dean's office
Abstract: 

Warren Washington is one of OSU’s most distinguished alums and got his degree from our Department!.  He won the Tyler Prize, sometimes called the Nobel Prize for Environmental Science, and is the first African American to receive the National Medal of Science.  He is considered the father of numerical climate modeling.

http://impact.oregonstate.edu/2019/09/eminent-climate-scientists-wins-2019-lifetime-achievement-in-science-award/