Climate & Environmental Journalism Panel with Inside Climate News

September 18, 2023
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Hybrid, Annenberg Public Policy Center
Sunset over mountains

Join the Penn Center for Science, Sustainability and the Media (PCSSM), Annenberg Public Policy Center (APPC), and Inside Climate News (ICN) for a discussion on the state of climate and environmental journalism. Hear from experienced journalists from across different beats on the pressing issues in environmental and climate science. More about ICN and panelists below.

This event is open to the public and will be available both in-person and as a virtual option.

Moderator: Michael Mann, Presidential Distinguished Professor and Director of Penn Center for Science, Sustainability and the Media

Panelist: Victoria St. Martin, Health & Environmental Justice Reporter for Inside Climate News

Panelist: Marianne Lavelle, Washington D.C. Reporter for Inside Climate News


About Inside Climate News:

Founded in 2007, Inside Climate News is a Pulitzer Prize-winning, nonprofit, nonpartisan news organization that provides essential reporting and analysis on climate change, energy and the environment, for the public and for decision makers. They serve as watchdogs of government, industry and advocacy groups and hold them accountable for their policies and actions. They have earned national recognition for our work and many of the most prestigious awards in journalism, including the Pulitzer. Already one of the largest dedicated environmental newsrooms in the country, ICN, through its local reporting networks, is committed to training the next generation of journalists, and to strengthening the practice of environmental and justice journalism.


Dr. Michael E. Mann

Dr. Michael E. Mann

Presidential Distinguished Professor University of Pennsylvania

Dr. Michael E. Mann is Presidential Distinguished Professor in the Department of Earth and Environmental Science at the University of Pennsylvania, with a secondary appointment in the Annenberg School for Communication. He is director of the Penn Center for Science, Sustainability, and the Media (PCSSM),

Dr. Mann received his undergraduate degrees in Physics and Applied Math from the University of California at Berkeley, an M.S. degree in Physics from Yale University, and a Ph.D. in Geology & Geophysics from Yale University. His research interests include the study of Earth's climate system and the science, impacts and policy implications of human-caused climate change.