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The Walter Westman Lecture on Science, Humanity and the Environment

Each year International House hosts the Walter Westman Lecture on Science, Humanity and the Environment. This is in honour of IH Alumnus Walter Westman.

In 2013, our speaker was Professor John Quiggin. Professor Quiggin is an Australian economist, a member of the Board of the Climate Change Authority and a Laureate Fellow at the University of Queensland. He spoke on the topic: Is it too late to stabilize the global climate?