Marcellus Shale Opportunities & Challenges Forum

Published on Fri, July 30, 2010

Due to very high public interest in this forum, we have reached the maximum number of registrations that we can accept for attendance at the forum. You may still watch the forum online and submit questions electronically. The event will be streamed live at beginning at noon on Thursday, August 19.

"Marywood University Sustainability Series" Summer 2010 Forum:

Marcellus Shale Opportunities and Challenges

Thursday, August 19, 2010

Latour Conference Room, Nazareth Student Center
Marywood University, Scranton, PA
Noon - 5 p.m.


Hon. Robert P. Casey, Jr., United States Senator (PA)

Jeanne VanBriesen, Ph.D., Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University

Timothy Kelsey, Ph.D., Economic & Community Development expert, Penn State University

Kathryn Klaber, President and Executive Director of the Marcellus Shale Coalition

John Quigley, Secretary, PA Department of Conservation and Natural Resources

Jennifer Hoffman, Section Chief, Monitoring and Assessment, Susquehanna River Basin Commission

Program Description:

Marywood University will conduct a public, educational forum in which guest presenters will offer economic, environmental, regulatory and governmental perspectives on the short- and long-term implications of natural gas development in the Northeast Pennsylvania region.