Student Perspectives: Extreme Weather Adaptation & Climate Change

June 13

Join us to celebrate the winning students of the 2014 Student Perspectives:     Extreme Weather Adaption & Climate Change Contest. 

June 13th 8:30pm at Kopernik Observatory and Science Center in Vestal, New York.

Student work will be recognized followed by a discussion on Weather Adaption led by Peter Kneupfer, Ph.D. Binghamton University. 

Students in grades 7-12 were invited to share their thoughts on extreme weather adaptation and climate change.  Students were challenged to write & share media focused on these issues.  Thank you for sharing your experiences and opinions with us.


Owen 11th Grade Ithaca High School, listen to an excerpt from Owen's essay below.


 Read Owen's Essay

Owen had the opportunity to be interviewed at Ithaca High School's WRED news channel- check out his interview.



Halle 8th Grade Johnson City Schools, listen to an excerpt from Halle's essay below.



Read Halle's Essay


Honorable Mention:

Mehvish 8th Grade Johnson City Schools