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Adaptive Peaks Seminar Series Fall 2016

All seminars held 4 - 5 p.m., Illick 5, reception follows (Illick 12)

Thursday, October 6

Dr. Andrei Tolstikov
Dr. Tolstikov is the Vice Rector for Research and International Affairs at Tyumen State University in Siberia and a world leading authority on mite taxonomy and evolution. He was previously a Fulbright fellow and has held exchange positions at the University of Idaho and Indiana University aimed towards developing successful International Studies Programs.  Dr. Tolstikov has also lectured on topics including the environmental impacts of the Russian oil and gas industry and its development in high Arctic latitude ecosystems.

Thursday, October 13

Dr. Mark Lesser
Dr. Lesser is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biology at Shepherd University in West Virginia. Research topics in his lab include understanding the factors that dictate plant species range limits. Dr. Lesser is also interested in population dynamics at range margins, along with migration and dispersal patterns over multiple spatial and temporal scales. His research integrates dendroecology (tree ring analysis), population genetics and climatology, along with traditional population and community ecology tools.

Thursday, November 10

Dr. Stephen Stehman
Dr. Stehman is a Professor in the Department of Forest and Natural Resources Management and is SUNY-ESF’s 2016-2017 Exemplary Researcher.  Dr. Stehman’s areas of expertise include geodesy, remote sensing, and understanding global changes in forests and land cover in response to environmental changes and human stressors.  Dr. Stehman has published over 100 research articles in prestigious journals including Science and Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences and is one of ESF’s most highly cited researchers.

Thursday, December 1

Dr. Christopher Rota
Dr. Rota is an Assistant Professor of quantitative ecology in the Wildlife and Fisheries Resources Program at West Virginia University. His research interests focuses on the development and application of modern statistical techniques to address a diverse set of questions in applied vertebrate ecology. Dr. Rota also has research interests in the fields of species distribution and habitat modeling and has worked on projects understanding the population demographics of a restored Elk population and the effects of the oil and gas industry on Mule Deer in North Dakota.

Events

Monday, August 28, 2017

· Classes Begin

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

· Candidacy Examination - Brannon Barr

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm | 8 Illick Hall
Sponsor: The Office of Instruction and Graduate Studies | Contact: Ruth Owens, 470-6723

Monday, September 4, 2017

· Labor Day (no classes)

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

· Last day to add a class

Thursday, September 7, 2017

· Visible|Invisible: Landscape Works of Reed Hilderbrand

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm | Gateway Center
Stuart Appel Memorial Lecture by Gary R. Hilderbrand, Principal/Reed Hilderbrand of Cambridge, MA
Sponsor: Department of Landscape Architecture | Contact: D. M. Johnston or C. Bailey, 315-470-6544

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

· Graduate and Professional School Series: Graduate School Panel

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Event Website
Come have your questions answered about graduate school - including the application process, relationship building with faculty, funding, etc. Panelists include: Scott Shannon (Dean of the Graduate School), Lee Newman, and Timothy Pede (current PhD student). ... Read More
Sponsor: Career Services Office | Contact: Casey Duffy, 3154704754

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

· Graduate and Professional School Series: Conquering the Personal Statement

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Event Website
Stressing out about your personal statement for graduate school? Join Daniel Olson-Bang as he shares tips, tricks, and advice on how to master the personal statement. He will also provide a general overview of Do's and Don'ts of applying to graduate school and ... Read More
Sponsor: Career Services Office | Contact: Casey Duffy, 3154704754

Friday, September 22, 2017

· Last day to drop a class

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

· Graduate and Professional School Fair

11:00 am - 2:00 pm | Gateway Center | Event Website
Interested in furthering your education? Attend the Graduate and Professional School Fair to speak with representatives from graduate schools, law schools, medical programs, etc. Log into OrangeLink now to see the list of institutions that will be here! Consider ... Read More
Sponsor: Career Services Office | Contact: Casey Duffy, 3154704754

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

· Candidacy Examination - Geoffrey Griffiths

9:00 am - 11:00 pm | 8 Illick
Sponsor: Office of Instruction & Graduate Studies | Contact: Biljana Bujanovic, 470-6907

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

· ESF Career Fellowships Information Session

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | ESF Career Fellowships Information
The Career Services Office is excited to be able to offer annual ESF Career Fellowships to students. We strongly encourage you to learn about Fellowship opportunities, review examples of what past selected recipients have used Fellowship funding for, and to ... Read More
Sponsor: Career Services Office | Contact: Casey Duffy, 315-470-4754

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

· Internship & Engagement Expo

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm | Gateway Center | Event Website
The Internship and Engagement Expo will have sophomores/juniors/seniors tabling about their internship/engagement experiences to other ESF students. A variety of experiences will be represented including i.e. internships (industry, research, government), field ... Read More
Sponsor: Career Services Office | Contact: Casey Duffy, 315-470-4754

Thursday, October 26, 2017

· Senior Reunion 2017

ESF Campus | ONGOING —continues through Sunday, October 29, 2017 | Event Website
Graduates from the classes of 1967, 1962, 1957, 1952, 1947 and 1942 are invited back to campus to celebrate their own special reunion years. The Class of 1967 will be our honored class, celebrating their golden jubilee! Mark the dates on your calendars now ... Read More
Sponsor: ESF Alumni Association | Contact: ESF Alumni Association, 315-470-6632

Friday, October 27, 2017

· Alumni & Family Fall Weekend and Reunions

ESF Campus | ONGOING —continues through Sunday, October 29, 2017 | Event Website
Save the date for this year's Alumni & Family Fall Weekend and Reunions! Mark your calendars for a great weekend in Syracuse: October 27th - 29th. Reservation materials will be available shortly.
Sponsor: The ESF Alumni Association and ESF Office of Student Affairs |

· Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of W

Saturday, October 28, 2017

· Event image.Student and Young Alumni Networking Event

10:00 am - 11:00 am | 110 Moon Library | Event Website
Students, families, and alumni are welcome to attend the Young Alumni Networking Event hosted by the Career Services Office. A panel of young alumni will share their career paths and current accomplishments. They will also answer questions and provide advice ... Read More
Sponsor: Career Services Office | Contact: Casey Duffy, 315-470-4754

Monday, October 30, 2017

· Advising for Spring 2018

ONGOING —continues through Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

· Registration for Spring 2018

ONGOING —continues through Friday, December 15, 2017

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

· ESF Career Fellowships Information Session

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | ESF Career Fellowships Information
The Career Services Office is excited to be able to offer annual ESF Career Fellowships to students. We strongly encourage you to learn about Fellowship opportunities, review examples of what past selected recipients have used Fellowship funding for, and to ... Read More
Sponsor: Career Services Office | Contact: Casey Duffy, 315-470-4754

Sunday, November 19, 2017

· Thanksgiving Recess

ONGOING —continues through Sunday, November 26, 2017

Friday, December 1, 2017

· Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of W or WF

Thursday, December 7, 2017

· ESF Career Fellowships Information Session

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | ESF Career Fellowships Information
The Career Services Office is excited to be able to offer annual ESF Career Fellowships to students. We strongly encourage you to learn about Fellowship opportunities, review examples of what past selected recipients have used Fellowship funding for, and to ... Read More
Sponsor: Career Services Office | Contact: Casey Duffy, 315-470-4754

Saturday, December 9, 2017

· Reading Days

ONGOING —continues through Sunday, December 10, 2017

Monday, December 11, 2017

· Final Exams

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

· Final Exams (p.m)

· Reading Day (a.m.)

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

· Final Exams

Thursday, December 14, 2017

· Final Exams (p.m)

· Reading Day (a.m.)

Friday, December 15, 2017

· Final Exams

Friday, December 22, 2017

· Grades Due

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

· Classes Begin

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

· Last day to add a class

Friday, February 9, 2018

· Last day to drop a class

Sunday, March 11, 2018

· Spring Break

ONGOING —continues through Sunday, March 18, 2018

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

· Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of W

Monday, April 2, 2018

· Advising for Fall 2018

ONGOING —continues through Friday, April 6, 2018

Thursday, April 19, 2018

· Earth Week eventTake our Kids to Work Day

Gateway Event Center, Nifkin Lounge, Quad, + | Event Website
Celebrate 25 years of sharing ESF careers with hands-on workshops for 8-11 yr olds with an adult who works or studies here.
Sponsor: ESF Women's Caucus | Contact: Heather Engelman, 315-470-4752

Friday, April 20, 2018

· Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of W or WF

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

· Reading Day

Thursday, May 3, 2018

· Final Exams

ONGOING —continues through Friday, May 4, 2018

Saturday, May 5, 2018

· Reading Days

ONGOING —continues through Sunday, May 6, 2018

Monday, May 7, 2018

· Final Exams

ONGOING —continues through Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

· Grades Due