Project Name: Going to DC to speak to Representatives about the Paris Climate Accords

 

Organizations involved in the project: CSE, PA State Reps. Dickinson’s Student Life Centers, Dickinson’s President (Margee Ensign)  Liz Bodenman, Eco-Rep

 

Project Summary: I’m doing research on the Paris Climate Accords to have a summary/argument for my representatives to speak with them in person and find out why they believe what they believe.

 

What Steps did your organization take to complete the project?

  1. Research topic

  2. Outreach to Representative

  3. Go to DC and meet with them

  4. Follow up on conversation: how can we work towards bi-partisan solution.

 

What challenges did you face, and how were they addressed?

 

 

Getting representatives to respond

 

What impact has the project had on your campus and the community?

TBD but hopefully it will inspire peers to reach out to their representatives and start bi-partisan conversation.