High school students are invited to tackle the intertwined crises of climate change and public health during these week-long residential programs with the Center for Climate, Health, and the Global Environment at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Learn from leading scientists, public health experts, activists, and policymakers from Harvard, eager to share their knowledge with the next generation of students who are leading the charge in addressing two of the most pressing issues of our time.
Harvard Chan C-CHANGE Youth Summit on Climate
JULY 18–24, 2021
Join like-minded students, engaging educators, and inspiring mentors this summer for a climate change program with the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Choose an Action Focus and delve into climate issues related to your interests, strengths, and passions. Gain perspective from world leaders and politicians. Meet inspiring activists, scientists, renewable energy innovators, and entrepreneurs at the forefront of addressing the climate crisis. Engage with themes such as health, energy, water, transportation, and agriculture, and, over the course of the program, develop a capstone project focused on transforming your ideas into action.Learn More
Harvard Chan C-CHANGE Youth Summit on Public Health
JULY 25–JULY 31, 2021
Dive into issues of public health alongside peers, educators, and leading professionals from the Center for Climate, Health, and the Global Environment at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health (Harvard Chan C-CHANGE) on this high school summer program. Choose an Action Focus based on your interests and explore how public health is intertwined with racial and social justice, economics, and climate change. Gain perspective from scientists, world leaders, and politicians about the COVID-19 pandemic and the challenges and opportunities for navigating global public health issues. Engage with themes such as climate, pandemics, public policy, and air and water quality over the course of the program and develop a capstone project to transform your ideas into action.Learn More