EFB Calendar

  • Adaptive Peaks Seminar Series Spring 2016

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

    Receptions held after seminars



    Speaker description

    Thurs Feb 11th

    Dr. Giorgos Mountrakis

    Dr. Mountrakis is SUNY-ESF’s 2015-2016 Exemplary Researcher. Dr.
    Mountrakis’ areas of expertise include environmental monitoring using remote sensing and geographic informaton systems methods and environmental decision analysis. He is the founder of ESF’s Intelligent Geocomputng Lab which is devoted to engaging graduate & undergraduate students in research activities.

    Thurs Mar 24th

    Dr. Scott McArt

    Dr. McArt is a Research Scientist in the Department of Entomology at Cornell University interested the ecology and evolution of plant-animal and plant-animal-pathogen interactions. Research topics in his lab include pathogen transmission by pollinators, pathogen transmission among pollinators and the influence of pesticide and pathogen interactions on plant pollinators, specifically protection of bumble bee and honey bee health. Dr. McArt is currently working on development of the New York State Crop Pollinator Protection Plan.

    Thurs Apr 14th

    Dr. Michael Lannoo

    Dr. Lannoo is a Professor of anatomy and cell biology and Director of Academics and Research in the Indiana School of Medicine. His research interests include topics in Conservation Biology, Comparative and Developmental Biology, Ecosystem Restoration, and Wetlands. He conducts research on the global decline of amphibian populations and also projects on chytrid fungus, rare species and Antarctic fishes. He Is currently a contributing faculty researcher at the University of Iowa’s, Iowa Lakeside Laboratory.

    Thurs Apr 28th

    Dr. Steven Jackson

    Dr. Jackson is Professor Emeritus in the Department of Botany and Ecology at the University of Wyoming and Director of the Department of the Interior’s Southwest Climate Science Center. His research program intersects ecology and paleoecology with a focus on the use of paleoecological records to address important ecological questions. Dr. Jackson is also interested in exploring the implications of ecological history for conservation and resource management and works to foster partnerships and collaborations between the climate-science research community and the natural- resource management community.

    Fall Adaptive Peaks seminars

Monday, August 1, 2016

· Jerome Barner MS Capstone Seminar

10:00 am - 11:00 am | Illick Hall 016
Jerome C. Barner Department of Environmental and Forest Biology, SUNY-ESF MS Capstone Seminar, "Ectomycorrhizal Fungi Contribution to Nutrient Cycling of N, P, and Ca in Northern Hardwood Forests". 08/1/2016, 10-11am, Illick Hall 016. Light snacks and ... Read More

Thursday, August 4, 2016

· Huntington Lecture Series- New York Bats: Natural History and Current Status

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb, NY 12852
Carl Herzog- NYS DEC Endangered Species Biologist
Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Charlotte Demers, 518-582-2000

Monday, August 22, 2016

· Diving into Digital Media Workshop

8:30 am - 12:30 pm | Baker 432
How much time do you spend during each class period repeating something you just said? How much (or how little) of what you’re saying do your students absorb while they’re frantically copying every bullet point from your PowerPoint deck? How much time is ... Read More
Sponsor: ESF Tech Committee | Contact: Paul Otteson, 4858

Monday, August 29, 2016

· Classes Begin

Monday, September 5, 2016

· Labor Day (no classes)

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

· Last day to add a class

Friday, September 16, 2016

· Candidacy Examination -- Jessica Saville

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm | 8 Illick Hall
Sponsor: The Office of Instruction and Graduate Studies | Contact: David Sonnenfeld, 470.4931

Friday, September 23, 2016

· Last day to drop a class

Friday, October 7, 2016

· Alumni & Family Fall Weekend and Reunions

ONGOING —continues through Sunday, October 9, 2016 | Event website and lodging information
Save the date for this year's Alumni & Family Fall Weekend and Reunions! Mark your calendars for a great weekend in Syracuse. A tentative schedule of events (including pricing) will be posted shortly.
Sponsor: The ESF Alumni Association and ESF Office of Student Affairs |

Friday, October 28, 2016

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

Monday, October 31, 2016

· Advising for Spring 2017

ONGOING —continues through Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

· Registration for Spring 2017

ONGOING —continues through Friday, November 18, 2016

Sunday, November 20, 2016

· Thanksgiving Recess

ONGOING —continues through Sunday, November 27, 2016

Friday, December 2, 2016

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

Saturday, December 10, 2016

· Reading Days

ONGOING —continues through Sunday, December 11, 2016

Monday, December 12, 2016

· Final Exams

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

· Final Exams (p.m)

· Reading Day (a.m.)

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

· Final Exams

Thursday, December 15, 2016

· Final Exams (p.m)

· Reading Day (a.m.)

Friday, December 16, 2016

· Final Exams

Friday, December 23, 2016

· Grades Due

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

· Classes Begin

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

· Last day to add a class

Friday, February 10, 2017

· Last day to drop a class

Sunday, March 12, 2017

· Spring Break

ONGOING —continues through Sunday, March 19, 2017

Monday, March 20, 2017

· Advising for Fall 2017

ONGOING —continues through Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

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

Friday, April 21, 2017

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

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

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

· Grades Due


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