App State CAS invites you to attend the Inaugural Mountain Studies Lecture

Join us for a public event titled: "Reaching New Heights: Highlights from the Most Comprehensive Science Expedition to Mt. Everest in History"

Where: Virtual

How: Registration Form

When: Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2020

What time:  7 p.m.


  • Dr. Baker Perry, meteorology team co-lead; professor of Geography, Appalachian State University

  • Dr. Aurora Elmore, senior program manager for the Perpetual Planet partnership, National Geographic Society

  • Alex Tait, the geographer, National Geographic Society

  • Anton Seimon, biology team; research assistant professor, Department of Geography and Planning, Appalachian State University

  • Tracie Seimon, biology team co-lead, Wildlife Conservation Society

  • Moderator: Dr. Saskia va de Gevel, department chair & professor, Department of Geography and Planning, Appalachian State University

With introductions by Dean Neva J. Specht, College of Arts and Sciences, Appalachian State University and Dr. Paul Mayewski, Scientific and Expedition Lead, University of Maine.

Details: This event is free, open to the public and no tickets are required.

Hosted by: The College of Arts and Sciences at Appalachian State University with faculty from the Department of Geography and Planning.


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