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Former EPA chief to deliver lecture on global warming

Carol Browner

Carol Browner

Former U.S. Environmental Protection Agency administrator Carol Browner will deliver the annual Conradin von Gugelberg Memorial Lecture on the Environment at 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 11, in Bishop Auditorium at the Graduate School of Business.

The lecture, "Global Warming: Coming Soon to a City Near You," is free and open to the Stanford community, but seating is limited. A reception will follow.

During her time as EPA administrator in the Clinton administration, Browner oversaw a $7 billion, 18,000-employee agency responsible for protecting the public's air, water and health. A lawyer, Browner is now a principal with the Albright Group LLC, a global strategy firm in Washington, D.C., founded by former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright.

The MBA Class of 1987 established the lecture series and a memorial fund to honor von Gugelberg, a classmate known for his commitment to environmental protection. The von Gugelberg Fund aims to promote an environmental ethic among students and alumni of the Graduate School of Business.

For more information about the lecture, contact Kathy Neal at 724-0480 or kneal@stanford.edu.