November 2013 CNY Skeptics Meeting

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November 2013 CNY Skeptics Meeting

Post by hardindr » Tue Nov 05, 2013 3:41 pm

"An Inside Look at the Onondaga Lake Cleanup"

Presentation by John McAuliffe

Sponsored by CNY Skeptics

Time: Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 7:00 PM


Onondaga Lake Visitors Center
280 Restoration Way
Geddes, NY 13209

Event is free and open to the public

Light refreshments will be served

Please contact 1-315-636-6533, email, or Facebook for more information

Presentation Summary:

The Onondaga Lake Visitors Center gives the community a chance to experience and learn about the lake cleanup firsthand. The center was designed and built by Honeywell to provide public access to the significant work taking place by hundreds of scientists, engineers, and skilled craft laborers from this region.

Presenter Bio:

John McAuliffe is Honeywell's Syracuse program director with responsibility for Honeywell activities being conducted on Onondaga Lake and associated sites, and former Allied Signal properties. Special interests include environmental stewardship, sustained energy and green remediation. McAuliffe is a lifelong resident of Central New York with more than 30 years of experience in environmental remediation and construction. He has worked for Honeywell for more than eleven years. He is a Registered Professional Engineer who earned his bachelor’s degree in civil engineering and master’s degree in environmental engineering from Clarkson University.

Central New York Skeptics (CNY Skeptics) is a community organization dedicated to the promotion of science and reason, the investigation of paranormal and fringe-science claims, and the improvement of standards for science education and critical-thinking skills.