Staff and Student Seminar by Assistant Professor Simon Nicholson, American University

"Clinton v. Trump: What Does the US Presidential Election Mean for the Global Environment?"

Date: Wednesday, 10 August 2016
Time: 1-2pm
Venue: Moot Court, New Law Building, University of Waikato

Light lunch will be provided. Please RSVP for catering purposes to

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The United States is locked in a tense and historic presidential election. The outcome will have implications far beyond the country’s borders. Join Professor Simon Nicholson to discuss what the election means for action (or inaction) on the world’s pressing environmental challenges.

Simon Nicholson is Assistant Professor and Director of the Global Enrivonmental Politics Program at American University in Washington DC. His most recent book (edited with Sikina Jinnah), is New Earth Politics: Essays from the Anthropocene (MIT Press, 2016).

All students welcome.