At the Columbia Youth Climate Summit, high school students will learn about climate change on a personal level through plenary speakers and workshops that demonstrate actionable ways to engage in the climate movement. The Summit concludes with participants being mentored through the process of writing a climate action plan, a project outline they can implement in their school or community. We encourage high schools to register with a team of around 10 students (please feel free to reach out to the coordinators if you would like to bring a larger group). In the weeks following the Summit, Columbia students will follow up with each high school to assist with students’ progress.
At the Columbia Youth Climate Summit, students will:
Speakers from previous summits include:
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Free lunch will be provided to all students and teachers. We will do our best to accommodate any dietary restrictions
Please don’t hesitate to reach out to Silas Swanson (firstname.lastname@example.org), Maria Chart (email@example.com), or Justin Paik (firstname.lastname@example.org) with any further questions.
Columbia University EcoReps