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Adaptive Peaks Spring 2015 Speaker Schedule

All seminars on Thursdays, 4-5 pm, 5 Illick

Contact AP Coordinators, Shannon Farrell at x6739 or Gordon Paterson at x6942 for additional information.

Thursdays 4-5 pm. Reception follows.

Speaker

Speaker information

29-Jan

Dr. David Strayer, Cary Institute.

 Dr. David Strayer, a freshwater ecologist, conducts research  on the distribution and roles of freshwater invertebrates, invasive species, the Hudson River, and other stream and river ecosystems. His work on freshwater mussel ecology and contemporary threats to mussels received acclaim in Science Magazine.

12-Feb

Dr. Gary Alt

Dr. Alt is a renowned wildlife biologist with > 30 yrs of experience in Pennsylvania where he launched some of the nation’s largest studies on black bears and white-tailed deer and most sweeping changes to bear and deer management in the history of Pennsylvania. His work has been featured in Good Morning America, Time Magazine, Sports Illustrated, People Magazine, and National Geographic Society. He currently works as a freelance nature photographer and lecturer.

5-Mar

Dr. Katharina Dittmar, SUNY-Buffalo

Dr. Dittmar is an evolutionary biologist who uses interdisciplinary approaches including molecular biological and bioinformatics methods with population genetics studies to answer questions related to understanding the genetic basis of adaptive evolution and the mechanisms by which new functionalities of genes evolve.

19-Mar

Dr. Stephen Ebb, Southern Illinois University

Dr. Ebbs is an ecotoxicologist  interested in the transport, fate and behavior of contaminants at the plant-soil-water interface, trophic transfer of contaminants and the physiological responses of plants to environmental contaminants.  Dr. Ebbs also has long standing research interests in phytoremediation, phytomining and the development of green roof technologies.

26-Mar

Dr. Michael Twiss, Clarkson University

Dr. Twiss is a professor and Director of the Great Rivers Center. A limnologist with expertise in the microbial plankton ecology of the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence River system, his research aims to understand the impact that microbes have on the geochemical fate of nutrients and metals in natural waters and how plankton respond to changes in their natural environment. 

9-Apr

Dr. Tom Kaye, Institute for Applied Ecology

Dr. Kaye is Executive Director of the Institute for Applied Ecology specializing in endangered species propagation and restoration, rare plant population dynamics, population viability analysis and monitoring.  He has served on the IUCN Species Survival Commission, Re-introduction Specialist Group and belongs to the Native Plant Society of Oregon.

23-Apr

Dr. Abby Darrah, SUNY-ESF

Dr. Darrah is a postdoctoral scholar with research interests in tropical ornithology, avian social behavior, and the impacts of habitat and land use on bird distributions and abundance.  Her current research focuses on development of a decision support tool for use of nest exclosures in management

Sunday, May 3, 2015

· Reading Days

ONGOING —continues through Sunday, May 3, 2015

Monday, May 4, 2015

· Final Exams

ONGOING —continues through Wednesday, May 6, 2015

· Pecha Kucha Night

7:30 pm - 9:30 pm | The Gateway Center | Words From Walters Blog
Learn about what goes on in the Department of Paper and Bioprocess Engineering – research, academics, social life, you name it! Enjoy refreshments from Picasso's Pastries and Wegman's Catering Mingle with students and faculty Enter the raffle for cool prizes ... Read More
Sponsor: Department of Paper and Bioprocess Engineering | Contact: Genevieve Nordmark, 315-720-5472

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

· Thesis Defense - Lindsay Denhoff

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | 8 Illick Hall
Microhabitat occupancy, distribution, and selection by Cordulegaster diastatops (Odonata: Cordulegastridae) in seeps and springs of Madison County, New York
Sponsor: The Office of Instruction and Graduate Studies |

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

· May Graduation Champagne Toast

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm | Gateway Center
The ESF Alumni Association would like to "raise our glasses" to the College's newest graduates. Please join us for a champagne toast honoring the Class of 2015 May graduates! The event will take place immediately following convocation rehearsal.
Sponsor: ESF Alumni Association | Contact: ESF Alumni Association, 315-470-6632

Thursday, May 7, 2015

· Capstone Seminar - Tutku Ak

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm | 327 Marshall
Implementation of Wildlife Corridors through Local Land Use Planning: Local Government Perspectives on What Works and Why
Contact: Cariann Linehan, 6528

· College Governance Meeting and Awards Celebration

2:30 pm - 5:00 pm | Gateway A&B | Event Website
Sponsor: College Governance | Contact: Kelley Donaghy, 3154706826

Monday, May 11, 2015

· Summer Semester Maymester Session Begins

| View Summer Semester details online.
Summer Semester Maymester Courses begin May 11 and run through May 22, 2015.
Sponsor: ESF Outreach | Contact: ESF Outreach, 315-470-6817

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

· 7th Annual New York State Biotechnology Symposium

8:00 am - 4:00 pm | Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY | ONGOING —continues through Wednesday, May 13, 2015 | Event Website
This full two day symposium that will feature plenary talks, technical sessions and tours of Brookhaven National Laboratory facilities including the Center for Functional Nanomaterials and National Synchrotron Light Source II. Exciting technical sessions ... Read More
Sponsor: ESF Outreach, the Research Foundation for SUNY, & Brookhaven National Laboratory | Contact: Katherina Searing, 315-470-6817

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

· Grades Due

· Intro to GPS Workshop

9:00 am - 4:30 pm | 437 Baker
Workshop Goal: acquire the basic knowledge and skills to properly design and implement GPS projects. Description: This workshop will be a one day short course (non-credit) covering basic GPS theory and applications, from field work to mapping, using mapping ... Read More
Sponsor: ERE | Contact: Paul Szemkow, 6635

Monday, May 18, 2015

· Summer Semester Combined Session Begins

| View Summer Semester details online.
Summer Semester Combined Session Courses begin May 18 and run through August 14, 2015.
Sponsor: ESF Outreach |

· Summer Semester Session 1 Begins

| View Summer Semester details online.
Summer Semester Session 1 Courses begin May 18 and run through June 26, 2015.
Sponsor: ESF Outreach |

Monday, July 6, 2015

· Summer Semester Session 2 Begins

| View Summer Semester details online.
Summer Semester Session 2 Courses begin July 6 and run through August 14, 2015.
Sponsor: ESF Outreach | Contact: ESF Outreach, 315-470-6817

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

· Graduate Assistant Colloquium on Teaching and Learning

8:00 am - 2:00 pm | Moon Library | ONGOING —continues through Thursday, August 27, 2015 | Graduate Assistant Colloquium webpage
The Graduate Assistant Colloquium on Teaching and Learning is an ESF tradition 23 years strong. This two-day intensive program prepares graduate students for the rigors of their instructional role. Over 40 faculty members, staff, administrators, and undergraduate ... Read More
Sponsor: ESF Outreach | Contact: ESF Outreach, 315-470-6817

Monday, August 31, 2015

· Classes Begin

Monday, September 7, 2015

· Labor Day (no classes)

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

· Last day to add a class

Thursday, September 24, 2015

· Senior Reunion & Alumni and Family Fall BBQ Weekend 2015

SUNY ESF Campus | ONGOING —continues through Saturday, September 26, 2015 | 2015 Senior Reunion and Alumni & Family Fall BBQ
Graduates from the classes of 1965, 1960, 1955, 1950, 1945 and 1940 are invited back to campus to celebrate their own special reunion years. The Class of 1965 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, September 25, 2015

· Event image.Alumni & Family Fall BBQ Weekend 2015

ESF Campus | ONGOING —continues through Saturday, September 26, 2015 | 2015 Alumni & Family Fall BBQ
Join us for this year's Alumni & Family Fall BBQ Weekend. Mark your calendars for a great weekend in Syracuse. A tentative schedule of events is available online. This will be a very busy weekend in the Syracuse area as Syracuse University is also hosting ... Read More
Sponsor: ESF Alumni Association and Office of Student Life | Contact: ESF Alumni Association, 315-470-6632

· Last day to drop a class

Friday, October 30, 2015

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

Monday, November 2, 2015

· Advising for Spring 2016

ONGOING —continues through Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

· Registration for Spring 2016

ONGOING —continues through Friday, November 20, 2015

Sunday, November 22, 2015

· Thanksgiving Recess

ONGOING —continues through Sunday, November 29, 2015

Friday, December 4, 2015

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

Saturday, December 12, 2015

· Reading Days

ONGOING —continues through Sunday, December 13, 2015

Monday, December 14, 2015

· Final Exams

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

· Final Exams (p.m)

· Reading Day (a.m.)

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

· Final Exams

Thursday, December 17, 2015

· Final Exams (p.m)

· Reading Day (a.m.)

Friday, December 18, 2015

· Final Exams

Monday, December 28, 2015

· Grades Due

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

· Classes Begin

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

· Last day to add a class

Friday, February 12, 2016

· Last day to drop a class

Sunday, March 13, 2016

· Spring Break

ONGOING —continues through Sunday, March 20, 2016

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

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

Monday, March 28, 2016

· Advising for Fall 2016

ONGOING —continues through Friday, April 1, 2016

Friday, April 22, 2016

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


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