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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

September
26

Tuesday

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

Guest Speaker Sea Shepherd Conservation Society 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm | SU Campus; Hall of Languages Room 500 | Event Website
Joel Capolongo, Jeff Watkins, and Justin Pellingra will be presenting on their experiences fighting against illegal whaling with the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society in honor of National Shamu the Whale Day. There will be an opportunity for the audience to ... Read More
Sponsor: Syracuse Animal Rights Organization | Contact: Syracuse Animal Rights Organization


September
29

Friday

Oak Wilt Presentation 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm | 146 Baker
Oak Wilt. What is it? Where is it? What can you do? All these questions will be answered by Jennifer Kotary, Oak wilt operations coordinator and forest health technician with the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation. Pizza will be provided, ... Read More
Sponsor: Forestry Club | Contact: Forestry Club


October
17

Tuesday

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


October
18

Wednesday

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


October
24

Tuesday

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


October
26

Thursday

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


October
27

Friday

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


October
28

Saturday

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


October
30

Monday

Advising for Spring 2018 ONGOING —continues through Tuesday, November 7, 2017


November
8

Wednesday

Registration for Spring 2018 ONGOING —continues through Friday, December 15, 2017


November
14

Tuesday

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


November
19

Sunday

Thanksgiving Recess ONGOING —continues through Sunday, November 26, 2017


December
1

Friday

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


December
7

Thursday

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


December
9

Saturday

Reading Days ONGOING —continues through Sunday, December 10, 2017


December
11

Monday

Final Exams


December
12

Tuesday

Final Exams (p.m)

Reading Day (a.m.)


December
13

Wednesday

Final Exams


December
14

Thursday

Final Exams (p.m)

Reading Day (a.m.)


December
15

Friday

Final Exams


December
22

Friday

Grades Due


January
16

Tuesday

Classes Begin


January
23

Tuesday

Last day to add a class


February
9

Friday

Last day to drop a class


March
11

Sunday

Spring Break ONGOING —continues through Sunday, March 18, 2018


March
20

Tuesday

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


April
2

Monday

Advising for Fall 2018 ONGOING —continues through Friday, April 6, 2018


April
19

Thursday

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


April
20

Friday

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


May
2

Wednesday

Reading Day


May
3

Thursday

Final Exams ONGOING —continues through Friday, May 4, 2018


May
5

Saturday

Reading Days ONGOING —continues through Sunday, May 6, 2018


May
7

Monday

Final Exams ONGOING —continues through Wednesday, May 9, 2018


May
16

Wednesday

Grades Due