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    The Crossroads Project

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    April 23, 2013


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    The Crossroads Project

    The BU Arts Initiative, sustainability@BU, and the Dean of Students present

    The Crossroads Project

    Free, but you must register

    Art, music, and science combine in this compelling exploration of climate change!

    The mandate for great and difficult achievement is manifest in the message coming from the science of sustainability and climate change. Yet information alone will not take us where we need to go; science needs the arts to compel a response. It is the synergy of these two great human enterprises that creates both intellectual and emotional clarity. Crossroads takes an audience from intellectual understanding, to visceral experience, to personal resolve.

    The Crossroads Project is Dr. Robert Davies, physicist and the Fry Street Quartet

    Tuesday, April 23
    7:30 pm performance and community conversation
    Tsai Performance Center
    685 Commonwealth Ave Boston, MA

    This event will be Closed Captioned and include ASL interpretation

    The community conversation part of the program will be moderated by Dean of Students Kenn Elmore and include:
    Robert Davies - The Crossroads Project
    The Fry Street Quartet - The Crossroads Project
    Brian Swett - Chief of Environment & Energy for the City of Boston
    Lynne Allen - Director, School of Visual Arts - BU
    Cutler Cleveland - Professor of Earth and Environment - BU - Center for Energy and Environmental Studies & Senior Fellow at the National Council for Science and the Environment
    Nathan Phillips - Professor of Earth and Environment - BU and Executive Director of the Sustainable Neighborhood Lab

    Tickets are free, but you must register.


    Tsai Performance Center

    Boston University
    685 Commonwealth Avenue
    Boston, MA 02215

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