AUBURN, Ala. (EETV) - Dr. Katharine Hayhoe will host her talk "Faith, Climate and Our Culture in the U.S." on Thursday, Feb. 6 at 7 p.m. at The Hotel at Auburn University.

Dr. Hayhoe is an atmospheric scientist studying climate change and a devote Christian. Working to bridge the gap between Christians and Scientists, Dr. Hayhoe was named by Christian Today as one of their 50 Women to Watch.

Her talk is a part of the 2020 Sustainability Speaker Series, which is co-organized by the Office of Sustainability and the Department of Geosciences with the support of the College of Argiculture and Academic Sustainability Programs.

Dr. Hayhoe has received the American Geophysical Union’s climate communication prize, the Stephen Schneider Climate Communication award, and been named to a number of lists including Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People, Foreign Policy’s 100 Leading Thinkers, and FORTUNE magazine’s World’s Greatest Leaders. 

She is currently a professor and runs the Climate Science Center at Texas Tech University. You can learn more about Dr. Hayhoe on her webpage, http://katharinehayhoe.com/wp2016/