Dr. Shah joins ERS 152

The 100 undergraduate students in ERS 152 — Earth’s Changing Climate, led by professor Aaron Putnam, the George H. Denton Assistant Professor of Earth Sciences and a researcher in UMaine’s Climate Change Institute, had a special guest speaker in their Sept. 15 class. Dr. Nirav Shah, director of the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention, joined the class via Zoom to give a talk, “Climate and COVID,” and answer student questions. ERS 152 is being offered remotely this semester. The video of the class with Dr. Shah is on the Climate Change Institute YouTube Channel.