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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

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

· Antibiotic Resistance as an Environmental Contaminant: Balancing Water Sustainability and Public Health Goals

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Nifkin (Alumni) Lounge, Marshall Hall | Event Website
Amy Pruden, W. Thomas Rice Professor, Via Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering & Associate Dean for Interdisciplinary Graduate Education, Virginia Tech, will conclude this year's Women in Scientific and Environmental Professions Speaker Series.
Sponsor: ESF Women's Caucus | Contact: Heather Engelman, 315-470-4752

Thursday, April 27, 2017

· Take our Kids to Work Day

Gateway Center and other spaces | Event Website
Hands on Career Exploration for 8-11 yr olds in the lives of of ESF students, staff, faculty and administrators.
Sponsor: ESF Women's Caucus | Contact: Heather Engelman, 3154704752

· Dissertation Defense -Thomas Evans

11:00 am - 1:00 pm | 8 Illick Hall
Estimating movement and growth in lampreys with natural and artificial tagging techniques to help understand the evolution of lamprey life histories
Sponsor: The Office of Instruction and Graduate Studies | Contact: Elizabeth Elkins

Friday, April 28, 2017

· IES Abroad Galapagos Visit

10:00 am - 2:00 pm | Gateway Tabling
IES Abroad is coming to SUNY-ESF! Visit the information table in Gateway to meet IES Abroad and special guest, Galapagos Islands Center Director Eduardo Ortiz. Learn more about their programs in Ecuador, as well the other 125+ programs in more than 30 locations ... Read More
Sponsor: Office of International Education | Contact: Thomas Carter, 3154706691

· Thesis Defense - Wendy Leuenberger

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | 254 Baker Lab
Response of larval Lepidoptera and their natural enemies to experimental ice storms in a northeastern forest
Sponsor: The Office of Instruction and Graduate Studies | Contact: John Wagner, 470-6971

Saturday, April 29, 2017

· CNY Girls Summit

9:30 am - 3:30 pm | Various spaces ESF and SU | More information and Registration
Career Exploration for 6th-10th grade girls. A collaboration of Girls Inc/YWCA; ESF Women's Caucus and CSTEP (with help from Outreach and Student Affairs); and Syracuse University STEP programs Girls Summit is a hands-on S.T.E.M.-based career exploration ... Read More
Sponsor: YWCA, ESF Women's Caucus, CSTEP and SU STEP | Contact: Heather Engelman, 315-470-4752

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

· Cranberry Lake Info Session II

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm | Marshall Auditorium
We will provide a more detailed overview of EFB202 and we will hear from folks about expectations and advice.
Sponsor: CLBS | Contact: Melissa Fierke, 6809

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

· Reading Day

Thursday, May 4, 2017

· Final Exams

ONGOING —continues through Friday, May 5, 2017

Saturday, May 6, 2017

· Reading Days

ONGOING —continues through Sunday, May 7, 2017

Monday, May 8, 2017

· Final Exams

ONGOING —continues through Wednesday, May 10, 2017

· Library Director candidate talk

11:00 am - 1:00 pm | TBA
Open campus forum/ presentation by candidate for the position of Director, College Libraries
Sponsor: Search Committee | Contact: David Sonnenfeld, 315.470.4931

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

· Library Director candidate talk

11:00 am - 1:00 pm | TBA
Open campus forum/ presentation by candidate for the position of Director, College Libraries
Sponsor: Search Committee | Contact: David Sonnenfeld, 315.470.4931

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

· Library Director candidate talk

11:00 am - 1:00 pm | TBA
Open campus forum/ presentation by candidate for the position of Director, College Libraries
Sponsor: Search Committee | Contact: David Sonnenfeld, 315.470.4931

· Thesis Defense - Jessica Fletcher

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm | 16 Illick Hall
Habitat use and species assemblage of bats in a northeastern coastal plain ecosystem
Sponsor: The Office of Instruction and Graduate Studies | Contact: Robert Malmsheimer, 470-6909

· 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 2017 May graduates! The event will take place in the Gateway Center immediately following commencement ... Read More
Sponsor: ESF Alumni Association | Contact: Debbie Caviness, x6632

Thursday, May 11, 2017

· Library Director candidate talk

11:00 am - 1:00 pm | TBA
Open campus forum/ presentation by candidate for the position of Director, College Libraries
Sponsor: Search Committee | Contact: David Sonnenfeld, 315.470.4931

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

· Grades Due

Thursday, May 18, 2017

· 9th Annual New York State Biotechnology Symposium

The Gateway Center, SUNY ESF | ONGOING —continues through Friday, May 19, 2017 | Event Website
The NYS Biotechnology Symposium fosters the exchange of ideas among industry representatives and scientists, academics, students, and other professionals interested in biotechnology. We are crafting an agenda that includes exciting plenary presentations and ... Read More
Sponsor: ESF Outreach | Contact: Katherina Searing, 315-470-6817

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

Friday, September 22, 2017

· Last day to drop a class

Friday, October 27, 2017

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

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

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

Saturday, December 9, 2017

· Reading Days

ONGOING —continues through Sunday, December 10, 2017

Monday, December 11, 2017

· Final Exams

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

· Reading Day (a.m.)

· Final Exams (p.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

Friday, April 20, 2018

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


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