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Explorer Classroom | Jenna Jambeck

September 11, 2019

11:00 am to 11:45 am EST

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Explorer Classroom | Jenna Jambeck

Dr. Jenna Jambeck is a National Geographic Explorer, an Associate Professor in the College of Engineering at the University of Georgia (UGA). She has been conducting research on solid waste issues for over 20 years with related projects on marine debris since 2001. She also specializes in global waste management issues and plastic contamination. Her work on plastic waste inputs into the ocean has been recognized by the global community and translated into policy discussions by the Global Ocean Commission, in testimony to U.S. Congress, in G7 and G20 Declarations, and the United Nations Environment program. In 2014 she sailed across the Atlantic Ocean with 13 other women in eXXpedition to sample land and open ocean plastic and encourage women to enter STEM disciplines. She is co-developer of the mobile app Marine Debris Tracker, a tool that continues to facilitate a growing global citizen science initiative. She was also featured in National Geographic Magazine's cover story 'Planet or Plastic' in June 2018.

September 11, 2019

11:00 am to 11:45 am EST

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