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Friday, November 26, 2021

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November
27

Saturday

2021 Christmas Tree Sale

8:00 am - 4:00 pm | Heiberg Forest- 7393 Maple Ridge Road, Tully, NY | Cut your own Christmas tree at Heiberg Forest. ESF maple syrup and wreaths will also be available for sale. Trees: $30 Cash or check only | Sponsor: ESF Forest Properties | Contact: Jill Rahn, 3154706627


November
28

Sunday

2021 Christmas Tree Sale

8:00 am - 4:00 pm | Heiberg Forest- 7393 Maple Ridge Road, Tully, NY | Cut your own Christmas tree at Heiberg Forest. ESF maple syrup and wreaths will also be available for sale. Trees: $30 Cash or check only | Sponsor: ESF Forest Properties | Contact: Jill Rahn, 3154706627


November
29

Monday

Implicit/Unconscious Bias Professional Development & Training Office of Inclusion, Diversity, & Equity Series - Advanced Session:

1:45 pm - 2:45 pm | Zoom Event | Register Here | Implicit/Unconscious Bias Professional Development & Training Office of Inclusion, Diversity, & Equity Series - Advanced Session: "Implicit bias" affects overall systems, daily interactions, and are barriers to equity and inclusion which impact overall retention ... Read More | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion, Diversity and Equity and Open Academy Teaching and Learning Center | Contact: Lela Randall, 3155653016


November
30

Tuesday

Master's Thesis Defense - Delaney Demro

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Videoconference | Thesis Title: CREQ: Linking Public Perceptions to Biochemical Measures of Stream Water Quality Program of Study: ESC Coupled Natural and Human Systems Major Professor: Valerie Luzadis | Contact: Lee Newman, 315-470-4937

Meet the Editor – Nature Climate Change

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm | Gateway Center | Please join the Office of Instruction and Graduate Studies and Office of International Education Tuesday, November 30th at 5pm in Gateway for a talk and Q and A session with Dr. Alyssa Findlay, an editor at Nature Climate Change journal. This presentation is ... Read More | Sponsor: Office of International Education, Office of Instruction and Graduate Studies | Contact: Kerrie Findlay, 3154704903


December
1

Wednesday

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense - Richard List

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Videoconference | Dissertation Title: The Effect of Environmental Conditioning Upon Hydroxide Accessibility and Crystallinity of Native Wood Fibers Program of Study: PBE Paper Science and Engineering Co-Major Professors: Robert Meyer & Mark Driscoll | Contact: John Wagner, 315-470-6971

Virtual Information Session (VIS)

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm | Online | Event Website | Sponsor: Undergraduate Admissions | Contact: Undergraduate Admissions Office, 315-470-6600


December
2

Thursday

GPES PhD Capstone Seminar - Danielle Nagle

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm | Zoom Event | "Unfurling More-Than-Human Natures: A Critical Analysis of Outdoor Gear Technologies, 'Authentic Environmental Relations, and Asexuality' Join Zoom Meeting https://syracuseuniversity.zoom.us/j/98389833032?pwd=YVN5UGhNTWpYQThpYjBzQm1RTEJwQT09 Meeting ... Read More | Contact: Cariann Linehan, 315-470-6528

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense - Danielle Nagle

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm | Videoconference | Dissertation Title: Unfurling more-than-human natures: A critical analysis of outdoor gear technologies, 'authentic' environmental relations, and asexuality Program of Study: ESC Human Dimensions of the Environment Major Professor: Elizabeth Vidon | Contact: Matthew Smith, 315-470-6724


December
3

Friday

Environmental Studies Seminar Series

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm | Zoom | Event Website | Environmental Studies Seminar Series 2021-22 Engaging Diverse Publics Around Complex Environmental Issues Meghnaa Tallapragada CLIMATE CHANGE, OCEAN CONSERVATION,AND GENETICALLY MODIFIED ORGANISMS: TALKING ABOUT SCIENCE AND THE ENVIRONMENT WITH CHILDREN ... Read More | Sponsor: Environmental Studies - Randolph G Pack Institute | Contact: Rebecca Hart, 315-470-6636

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense - Andrew Newhouse

2:15 pm - 4:15 pm | 254 Baker Hall & Videoconference | Dissertation Title: Regulatory, scientific, and social consideration for the use of transgenic American chestnut trees in conservation Program of Study: EFB Plant Science & Biotechnology Major Professor: William Powell | Contact: Theodore Endreny, 315-470-6565

Master's Thesis Defense - Michaela Regner

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Videoconference | Thesis Title: Effects of Tween-80 and physical agitation on wax corrugated cardboard co-composted with alfalfa pellets and wood chips Program of Study: Environmental Resources Engineering Major Professor: Doug Daley | Contact: Hyatt Green, 315-470-4814

Thank Goodness It's Over (TGIO)

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm | Gateway | Come enjoy some free food and enjoy the end of the semester. Open to ESF students, faculty and staff. Remember to lug your mug and pack your plate (LYMPYP)! | Sponsor: Undergraduate Student Association | Contact: Alexa Labossiere


December
4

Saturday

2021 Christmas Tree Sale

8:00 am - 4:00 pm | Heiberg Forest- 7393 Maple Ridge Road, Tully, NY | Cut your own Christmas tree at Heiberg Forest. ESF maple syrup and wreaths will also be available for sale. Trees: $30 Cash or check only | Sponsor: ESF Forest Properties | Contact: Jill Rahn, 3154706627


December
5

Sunday

2021 Christmas Tree Sale

8:00 am - 4:00 pm | Heiberg Forest- 7393 Maple Ridge Road, Tully, NY | Cut your own Christmas tree at Heiberg Forest. ESF maple syrup and wreaths will also be available for sale. Trees: $30 Cash or check only | Sponsor: ESF Forest Properties | Contact: Jill Rahn, 3154706627


December
6

Monday

Coffee Break!

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm | online or call in | Event Website | Network and troubleshoot with other women on main and satellite campuses. Students, employees, alumnae welcome. Research bears out that stress responses in women are moderated by social supports (tend and befriend vs fight or flight), that short breaks help ... Read More | Sponsor: ESF Women's Caucus | Contact: Heather Engelman, 315-470-4752

Inclusive Excellence Graduation Reception

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm | Gateway | | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Lizette Rivera, 315565-3079

ENS December Capstone

6:00 pm - 7:15 pm | Virtual | Register Here! | Here about research projects and internships completed by seniors from the Division of Environmental Science. | Sponsor: Division of Environmental Science | Contact: Alexa Labossiere


December
7

Tuesday

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense - Fred Owusu Agyeman

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm | Videoconference | Dissertation Title: Kinetics of Ammonia Inhibition to Anaerobic Digestion and Synergistic Ammonia Recovery using Vacuum-Thermal-Stripping for Enhancement and Stability of Anaerobic Digestion Program of Study: Environmental Resources Engineering Major Professor: ... Read More


December
8

Wednesday

Champagne Toast for December Graduates

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 2021 December graduates! | Sponsor: ESF Alumni Association

Candidacy Exam, Oral - Amanda Charette

2:00 pm - 4:30 pm | Jahn 122 and Zoom | Program of Study: FCH Environmental Chemistry Degree: Ph.D. Major Professor: Jaime Mirowsky | Contact: William Powell, 315-470-6761

Pancake Breakfast Stressbuster

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm | Gateway | Take a break from studying for finals and enjoy some pancakes and stress-free activities! | Sponsor: Undergraduate Student Association | Contact: Alexa Labossiere


December
9

Thursday

Transfer Thursday

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm | Online | Event Website | Sponsor: Undergraduate Admissions | Contact: Undergraduate Admissions Office, 315-470-6600


December
10

Friday

Teaching and Learning Academy - Wrap Up

10:00 am - 11:00 am | 240 Gateway or Zoom | Event Website | This is the final session of the Teaching and Learning Academy. We invite you to join us to review the learning this semester. Please register to let us know if you are planning on attending in person or via Zoom. | Sponsor: Open Academy Teaching & Learning Center | Contact: Brandon Murphy, x6979

Candidacy Exam, Oral - Tong Wan

12:45 pm - 2:45 pm | Videoconference & Baker 438 | Program of Study: ESC Environmental Monitoring Degree: Ph.D. Major Professor: Charles Kroll | Contact: Tristan Brown, 315-565-3003

Master's Thesis Defense - Renee Barry

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Videoconference | Thesis Title: Environmental Privilege in Glass Orbs: A Multimodal Critical Discourse Analysis of Raw Water on Social Media Environmental Studies Program of Study: Environmental Studies Major Professor: Christina M Limpert Leclercq | Contact: Jaime Mirowsky, 315-470-6850

Graduates of Distinction Reception & Dinner

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm | A dinner in honor of the 2020 and 2021 Graduates of Distinction hosted by the ESF Alumni Association. | Sponsor: ESF Alumni Association


December
11

Saturday

Reading days

ONGOING —continues through Sunday, December 12, 2021 | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654

2021 Christmas Tree Sale

8:00 am - 4:00 pm | Heiberg Forest- 7393 Maple Ridge Road, Tully, NY | Cut your own Christmas tree at Heiberg Forest. ESF maple syrup and wreaths will also be available for sale. Trees: $30 Cash or check only | Sponsor: ESF Forest Properties | Contact: Jill Rahn, 3154706627

December Soiree

6:00 pm - 12:00 am | Drumlins, 800 Nottingham Road, ​Syracuse, NY 13224 | Buy tickets online! | Come celebrate August and December Graduates at a semi-formal reception with dinner, dancing, and awards! Tickets will be sold online at the link above and in Gateway 11/15-11/18 and 11/29-12/1. Faculty, staff, students, and guests are invited. $10 for undergraduate ... Read More | Sponsor: Undergraduate Student Association | Contact: Alexa Labossiere


December
12

Sunday

2021 Christmas Tree Sale

8:00 am - 4:00 pm | Heiberg Forest- 7393 Maple Ridge Road, Tully, NY | Cut your own Christmas tree at Heiberg Forest. ESF maple syrup and wreaths will also be available for sale. Trees: $30 Cash or check only | Sponsor: ESF Forest Properties | Contact: Jill Rahn, 3154706627


December
13

Monday

Final Exams

ONGOING —continues through Wednesday, December 15, 2021 | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


December
14

Tuesday

Reading day (am)

| Contact: Beth Minard, 6654

Candidacy Exam, Oral - Anqi Ji

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | 323 Walters Hall | Program of Study: Paper and Bioprocess Engineering Degree: Ph.D. Major Professor: Chang Geun Yoo | Contact: Valerie Luzadis, 315-470-3026


December
15

Wednesday

Candidacy Exam, Oral - Timothy Morris

12:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Illick 12 and via videoconference | Program of Study: EFB Conservation Biology Degree: Ph.D. Co-Major Professors: Melissa Fierke & John Drake | Contact: Andrea Parker, 315-470-6573

Master's Thesis Defense - Laine McCall

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm | TBD | Thesis Title: Private Landowners, the Endangered Species Act, and Lesser Prairie-Chickens Program of Study: EB Conservation Biology Co-Major Professors: Andrea Feldpausch-Parker and Shannon Farrell | Contact: Bahram Salehi, 315-470-6550

No Guilt Book Club- Geeky Pedagogy Chapter 4

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm | 240 Gateway or Zoom | Event Website | This semester, we've chosen Geeky Pedagogy, a book written by SUNY Plattsburgh faculty member Jessamyn Neuhaus. In December we will talk about Chapter 4: Support. We invite you to read the book with us, but we encourage anyone who wants to participate to join ... Read More | Sponsor: Open Academy Teaching & Learning Center | Contact: Brandon Murphy, x6979

Master's Thesis Defense - Hollis Harrington

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Jahn 122 | Thesis Title: Disinfection Byproduct Formation Potential of the Mohawk River Program of Study: FCH Environmental Chemistry Major Professor: John Hassett | Contact: Robert W. Malmsheimer, 315-470-6909

Virtual Information Session (VIS)

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm | Online | Event Website | Sponsor: Undergraduate Admissions | Contact: Undergraduate Admissions Office, 315-470-6600


December
16

Thursday

Reading day (am)

8:00 am - 12:00 pm | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654

Coffee Break!

8:00 am - 9:00 am | online or call in | Event Website | Network and troubleshoot with other women on main and satellite campuses. Students, employees, alumnae welcome. Research bears out that stress responses in women are moderated by social supports (tend and befriend vs fight or flight), that short breaks help ... Read More | Sponsor: ESF Women's Caucus | Contact: Heather Engelman, 315-470-4752

Candidacy Exam, Oral - Aysha Iftikhar

8:30 am - 11:00 am | 254 Baker lab | Program of Study: ESC Water & Wetland Resource Studies Degree: Ph.D. Major Professor: Wendong Tao | Contact: Rebecca Rundell, 315-470-6619

Candidacy Exam, Oral - Sarina Adeli

9:00 am - 11:00 am | TBD | Program of Study: Environmental Resources Engineering Degree: Ph.D. Co-Major Professors: Bahram Salehi & Lindi Quackenbush | Contact: Melissa Fierke, 315-470-6809

Final Exams (pm)

12:00 pm - 10:00 pm | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


December
17

Friday

Final Exams

| Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


December
18

Saturday

2021 Christmas Tree Sale

8:00 am - 4:00 pm | Heiberg Forest- 7393 Maple Ridge Road, Tully, NY | Cut your own Christmas tree at Heiberg Forest. ESF maple syrup and wreaths will also be available for sale. Trees: $30 Cash or check only | Sponsor: ESF Forest Properties | Contact: Jill Rahn, 3154706627


December
19

Sunday

2021 Christmas Tree Sale

8:00 am - 4:00 pm | Heiberg Forest- 7393 Maple Ridge Road, Tully, NY | Cut your own Christmas tree at Heiberg Forest. ESF maple syrup and wreaths will also be available for sale. Trees: $30 Cash or check only | Sponsor: ESF Forest Properties | Contact: Jill Rahn, 3154706627


December
20

Monday

Candidacy Exam, Oral - Jianfei Wang

9:00 am - 11:00 am | 323 Walters | Program of Study: PBE Bioprocess Engineering Degree: Ph.D. Major Professor: Shijie Liu | Contact: Timothy Volk, 315-470-6774

Master's Thesis Defense - Morgan Ingraham

10:00 am - 12:30 pm | Videoconference | Thesis Title: Epiphytic lichen assemblages on American beech and their correlations with microscale distributions of Cryptococcus fagisuga in Central New York aftermath forests Program of Study: EFB Ecology Major Professor: Gregory McGee | Contact: Sharon Moran, 315-470-6690


December
24

Friday

Grades due

| Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


January
9

Sunday

January
12

Wednesday

Candidacy Exam, Oral - Lucas Johnson

9:00 am - 11:00 am | Zoom/Env Sci Conference Room | Program of Study: ESC Ecosystems: Land, Water and Air Degree: Ph.D. Major Professor: Colin Beier | Contact: Gary Scott, 315-470-6523


January
14

Friday

Inclusive Excellence Welcome Reception

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm | Gateway | | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity, EOP, ESF Women's Caucus & Division of Student Affairs | Contact: Lizette Rivera, 315565-3079


January
17

Monday

January
18

Tuesday

Classes begin

| Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


January
19

Wednesday

Sustainability Management Online Degree Program Info Session

7:00 pm - 7:45 pm | Zoom | Event Website | This webinar provides an introduction to ESF’s online Bachelor of Science in Sustainability Management degree program. Sustainability Management is a fully online upper level program for students possessing an Associate’s or working towards a Bachelor’s degree. ... Read More | Sponsor: Open Academy | Contact: Katherine Lang, x4882


January
25

Tuesday

January
27

Thursday

NYSAF Alumni Reception

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm | Save the Date! Join fellow NYSAF members at an alumni reception being held in conjunction with the Annual Meeting in Syracuse on Jan. 27, 2022. More details to come. This is a great opportunity to meet with fellow ESF alumni attending the conference! | Sponsor: ESF Alumni Association


February
3

Thursday

Black History Month: Celebrating Blackness

3:00 pm - 7:00 pm | Gateway | | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Lizette Rivera, 315565-3079


February
11

Friday

February
15

Tuesday

"Making Connections" Career Networking Event

| A wonderful opportunity for alumni to interact with some of our outstanding students while sharing their career insight and knowledge with the next generation of ESF graduates. More details to be announced soon.


February
19

Saturday

Black History Month: Spirit and Essence Banquet

4:00 pm - 9:00 pm | Gateway | | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Lizette Rivera, 315565-3079


March
5

Saturday

Ranger School Alumni vs. Class of 2022 Hockey Game

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Tennity Ice Pavilion in Syracuse, NY | Are you a Ranger School Alum? Are you interested in participating in this annual historic event? If so, contact Greg Vaverchak (gmvaverc@esf.edu) or by calling 315-848-2566 x 2107 Who will take away the trophy? | Contact: Greg Vaverchak, 315-848-2566


March
13

Sunday

Spring break

ONGOING —continues through Sunday, March 20, 2022 | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654

Ranger School spring break

Ranger School | ONGOING —continues through Sunday, March 20, 2022 | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


March
22

Tuesday

March
24

Thursday

OIDE Women’s HerStory Month

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm | Gateway | | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Lizette Rivera, 315565-3079


March
26

Saturday

ESF Maple Weekend 2022

8:00 am - 3:00 pm | Heiberg Forest- 7438 Maple Ridge Road, Tully, NY | Save the date for ESF's Maple Weekend at Heiberg Forest Sugarhouse tours, demonstrations, maple samples, self-guided hikes, and more | Sponsor: ESF Forest Properties | Contact: Jill Rahn, 3154706627


March
27

Sunday

ESF Maple Weekend 2022

8:00 am - 3:00 pm | Heiberg Forest- 7438 Maple Ridge Road, Tully, NY | Save the date for ESF's Maple Weekend Sugarhouse tours, demonstrations, maple samples, self-guided hikes, and more | Sponsor: ESF Forest Properties | Contact: Jill Rahn, 3154706627


March
30

Wednesday

Advising for Fall 2022

ONGOING —continues through Tuesday, April 5, 2022 | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


April
4

Monday

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month Keynote

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm | Gateway | | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Lizette Rivera, 315565-3079


April
6

Wednesday

Registration for Fall 2022

ONGOING —continues through Tuesday, April 26, 2022 | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


April
9

Saturday

Spring Banquet

5:30 pm - 11:00 pm | Rosamond Gifford Zoo 1 Conservation Pl, Syracuse, NY 13204 | Save the date for Spring Banquet 2022! Celebrate the end of the semester and May graduates! ESF's Annual Spring Banquet features dinner, dancing and awards. Faculty, staff and students are invited. Tickets will go on sale in Spring 2022. | Sponsor: Undergraduate Student Association | Contact: Alexa Labossiere


April
14

Thursday

Central New York Alumni Dinner

Skaneateles, NY | Save the Date for our 2022 Central New York Alumni Dinner! Thursday, April 14, 2022. We'll be hosting a "Skaneateles Lake Discussion Panel" followed by cocktails and dinner at The Sherwood Inn. Registration material will be available in early 2022. For now ... Read More


April
19

Tuesday

Jewish Heritage Celebration

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Gateway | More information TBD. | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Lizette Rivera, 315565-3079


April
22

Friday

April
27

Wednesday

April
28

Thursday

Reading days

ONGOING —continues through Friday, April 29, 2022 | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654

Take our Kids to Work Day

| Event Website | Career exploration for kids 8-11 with an adult that works or studies at ESF. | Contact: Heather Engelman, 315-470-4752


May
2

Monday

Final Exams

ONGOING —continues through Thursday, May 5, 2022 | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


May
7

Saturday

Inclusive Excellence Graduation Reception

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm | Gateway | ONGOING —continues through Tuesday, May 3, 2022 | | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Lizette Rivera, 315565-3079


May
8

Sunday

May
9

Monday

Maymester

ONGOING —continues through Friday, May 20, 2022 | Contact: Registrar's Office, 315-470-6655


May
11

Wednesday

Grades due

| Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


May
14

Saturday

Ranger School Graduation

Ranger School | Contact: June McWharf, 315-848-2566


May
16

Monday

Semester Session I

ONGOING —continues through Friday, June 24, 2022 | Contact: Registrar's Office, 315-470-6655

Combined Summer Session

ONGOING —continues through Friday, August 12, 2022 | Contact: Registrar's Office, 315-470-6655


July
5

Tuesday

Summer Session II

ONGOING —continues through Friday, August 12, 2022 | Contact: Registrar's Office, 315-470-6655


July
23

Saturday

ESF Alumni Trip to the Canadian Rockies/Glacier National Park

ONGOING —continues through Friday, July 29, 2022 | Event Website | Join us for the ESF Alumni Trip to the Canadian Rockies & Glacier National Park on July 23-29, 2022. We have an amazing itinerary planned – this will truly be a once-in-a-lifetime experience! Although the trip is being organized by the Alumni Office, it is ... Read More | Sponsor: ESF Alumni Association


August
14

Sunday

August
17

Wednesday

August
29

Monday

Classes begin

| Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


September
5

Monday

September
6

Tuesday

September
23

Friday

October
10

Monday

October
24

Monday

Advising for Spring 2023

ONGOING —continues through Tuesday, November 1, 2022 | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


October
28

Friday

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    12:00 pm am - 1:00 pm am
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