The Sixth Extinction

Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning (GMALL) welcomes author and journalist Elizabeth Kolbert to present from her Pulitzer Prize-winning book, The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History. Over the last half-billion years, there have been five major mass extinctions. The last of these, caused by an asteroid impact, did in the dinosaurs. Scientists now say we are on the […]

Women and Climate Change

Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning (GMALL) welcomes Dr. Edward Cameron to begin GMALL’s yearlong celebration marking 100 years of women’s suffrage. Women are on the frontlines of climate change. Structural discrimination, including economic, social, cultural, political, and legal prejudice amplifies their risk, placing them amongst the most vulnerable populations on earth. However, when these […]