ESF Alumni, Parents & Friends
Sculptor George Bumann, a member of the ESF Class of '98, is the fourth artist-in-residence at the Newcomb Campus, and will be in residence June 29 through July 27. (6/20)
The ESF bass fishing team captured a fifth-place finish June 4 in the FLW (Fishing League Worldwide) College Fishing Northern Conference event on the Potomac River in Marbury, Maryland. With more than 50 schools competing, the ESF team turned in one its best-ever performances. (6/9)
Fish species that are both economically and ecologically important in South America live mysterious lives. Scientists know relatively little about the thousands of fish species living in the world's largest river system. An ESF-led research team has published a study that reports on the use of chemical analysis of ear-stones or "otoliths" as a way to tease out a fish's life story, potentially revealing its migratory routes and the environments it encountered in its travels. (6/8)
Six students in ESF's Department of Landscape Architecture received honors from the American Society of Landscape Architecture (ASLA). (6/7)
Samantha Moore Guillaume still has two years to go before she graduates from ESF with a degree in sustainable energy management. Already, the wheels are turning and she is thinking about career options. In the meantime, she created a project that keeps food out of the waste stream and into the hands of those who need it. (6/7)
Dr. Stewart Diemont, an assistant professor at the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF), has received the 2016 ESF College Foundation Award for Exceptional Achievement in Teaching. (6/7)
Dr. Stephen Stehman, a professor in ESF's Department of Forest and Natural Resources Management was named the college's Exemplary Researcher for 2016-17. (6/7)
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ESF in the Media
- Hello, Iím Johnny Cash the tarantula: On the origin of celebrity-named species:
President Wheeler is quoted in the article. 6/23/16
- SU News: SU-ESF Faculty Win EPA Grant to Advance Appreciation for Onondaga Lake:
The project will draw on both scientific and Native American knowledge and traditions to advance students' understanding of the local ecosystem and its role in regional history and culture. 6/21/16
- Bookwitty: The light at the end of the tunnel:
ESF student Shewa Shwani authors an article calling for compassion and support for refugees. 6/16
- Andropogon: Familiar Place, Unfamiliar Ecology:
ESF and Andropogon recently held a bioblitz on upstate NY alvars to identify plants for a new ESF green roof. 6/20/16
- Oswego County Today: Great Lakes Research Consortium Grants Investigating vitamin B deficiency in fish, harmful Algal Blooms, DNA testing of aquatic f:
Oswego County Today reports on grants awarded by the ESF-based Great Lakes Research Conortium for aquatic research.6/14/16
Summer Semester 2016
Make the most of your summer.!
Calendar of Events
Thursday, June 30, 2016, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm. Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb, NY 12852.
Huntington Lecture Series- 30 Years of Atmospheric Monitoring on the Huntington Forest
Thursday, July 14, 2016, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm. Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb, NY 12852.
Saturday, July 16, 2016, 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm. Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb, NY 12852.
Huntington Lecture Series- Monitoring Tick-borne Diseases in the North Country
Thursday, July 21, 2016, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm. Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb, NY 12852.
Better Birding through the Artful Eye- Sketching Workshop
Saturday, July 23, 2016, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm. Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb, NY 12852.
ESF Alumni Day at the Syracuse Chiefs!
Sunday, July 24, 2016, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm. NBT Bank Stadium, Syracuse.
Certified Production Technician Training: Green Production Module
July 25 - August 12, Online Webinars with an Assessment Test at Onondaga Community College. Event Website
Huntington Lecture Series- Collis P. Huntington and his Relationship with William West Durant: Benefactor or Schemer?
Thursday, July 28, 2016, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm. Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb, NY 12852.