Climate change poses an existential threat to humans. Climate affects everything including weather, agriculture, health, economy, travel, supply chains and will have intergenerational impacts. Everyday we are experiencing the impacts of climate change in some part of the world. Now is the time to act. Large institutions like Penn State University face choices about how we respond climate change: choices related to energy, preparedness, research, curriculum, co-curricular engagement, and community outreach across the Commonwealth.