Arctic ice

Enjoy a thought-provoking presentation by Dr. Silvia Kolchens, Chemistry faculty, at the last Pima Community College Speakers’ Series this fall semester.

Dr. Kolchens has gone on two field research trips to Churchill, Manitoba, Canada.  During her presentation, “Climate Change at Arctic’s Edge,” Dr. Kolchens will discuss snowpack analysis, what’s happening with permafrost, trapped methane gas and the mystery of the missing carbon sink.

  • When: Tuesday, December 3
  • Where: PCC District Office, Community Board Room (Building C), 4905 E. Broadway Blvd.
  • Cost: Free and open to the public
  • Information: 206-4500

Dr. Kolchens has been a faculty member in PCC’s Chemistry Department since 1995 and the chair of the Chemistry Department at West Campus since 1999.  She received her Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of Cologne, Germany. 

The Provost’s Office and Faculty Senate are sponsors of the Speakers’ Series.

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