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Science for the Greater Good: How a Math Professor Saved the Italian Coastline from Big Oil

November 6, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Argue Auditorium, Pomona College, 610 N. College Ave.
Claremont, CA 91711 United States
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In 2007, Dr. Maria D'Orsogna learned of proposed oil activities in her home region of Abruzzo, Italy. Century-old wineries were to be uprooted to build clusters of oil wells, refineries and pipelines, turning scenic Abruzzo into an oil district. Although based in California, 6,000 miles away, Dr. D'Orsogna took it upon herself to raise awareness […]

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