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Practical Ethics for Professional Scientists and Foresters

Saturday, June 13th, 2015

Explore the realm of environmental ethics and their application to your professional career, while receiving 7 Category 1-CF credits through the Society of American Foresters.

Space is limited and questions should be directed to Marianne Patinelli-Dubay at mpatinelli@esf.ed

EFB 496 : Honors Seminar in Environmental Ethics and Philosophy

A unique and compelling course at ESF's Huntington Wildlife Forest in the Adirondacks

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EFB 496 class in the field

This seminar will introduce students to the philosopical aspects of topics ranging from evolution and climate change to ecological restoration. Through written responses to readings followed by seminar discussion, students will endeavor to understand and critically evaluate a rich series of timely and environmentally relevant subjects through a philosophical lens. 3 credits. No prerequisite required. Space is limited and questions should be directed to Marianne Patinelli-Dubay at mpatinelli@esf.edu

 

 

Programs
NFI

The Adirondack Leadership Challenge
April 25-27 , 2014

For anyone involved in development of campus leaders

This unique workshop, sponsored by SUNY-ESF's Northern Forest Institute and the SUNY Leadership Institute, will be offered at SUNY-ESF's Newcomb Campus. This opportunity will include innovative activities and discussions that explore participants’ leadership skills and the essential role of their emotions in effectively applying these skills. For more information, click here.

3rd Annual Symposium of Interdisciplinary Scholarship in Land Use and Ethics
June 6-8, 2014

Hosted on the beautiful Huntington Wildlife Forest in Newcomb, this annual symposium highlights research and projects from a range of disciplines and professional fields. Topics include a variety of approaches to land use, the moral implications of these approaches, and their impacts on social and environmental justice.

Adirondack Residential Semester

A Semester of Immersion in the Adirondacks at ESF's Huntington Wildlife Forest

This suite of courses is appropriate for advanced undergraduate and graduate students interested in an interdisciplinary in-situ exploration of ecology, public policy, wildlife and resource management, recreation, conservation, leadership, and philosophy.

The Adirondack Residential Semester is open to students from ESF and any other state or private institution.

ESF Adirondacks Calendar
Events for the Northern Forest Institute, Adirondack Ecological Center & Adirondack Interpretive Center

Saturday, January 10, 2015

· A Winter Walk with Peter O'Shea

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center - 5922 State Route 28N, Newcomb NY | More information
Grab a pair of snowshoes and head out on the trails with favorite guest naturalist Peter O'Shea to explore the tracks, traces and sounds of our winter residents. Snowshoes are available for use at the AIC. Call or email to pre-register.
Sponsor: SUNY-ESF's Northern Forest Institute | Contact: Kristin Pasquino, 518-582-2000

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

· A Day in the Snow - A Homeschool Program

10:00 am - 3:00 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center - 5922 State Route 28N, Newcomb NY | More information
Join us for an exciting day of activities and lessons designed specifically for families in the homeschooling community! From observing live wild animals to building a thermal snow fort, our A Day In the Snow event will provide your children with interactive ... Read More
Sponsor: SUNY-ESF's Northern Forest Institute | Contact: Kristin Pasquino, 518-582-2000


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