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April
13

Tuesday

Employee Sessions Spring 2021 Safe Zone LGBTQIA+ Ally Training

11:00 am - 12:30 pm | Zoom Event | Register here | Spring 2021 Safe Zone LGBTQIA+ Ally Training Dates Employee Sessions Tuesday, April 13th 11:00am-12:30pm https://syracuseuniversity.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJErc-ytpzksEtP70rFu3-zpS02BLZaIKrn6 | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Lizette Rivera, 315-565-3079

The Wildlife Society Camera Trapping Workshop

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm | Baker 145 | The Wildlife Society will be hosting a presentation on camera traps! We will have a presenter explain what camera traps are and how they work, while we pass around camera trapping materials for attending students to see hands-on. After the presentation we will ... Read More | Sponsor: The Wildlife Society | Contact: Josh Anderson, 5857482233

OIDE Student LGBTQIA+ and QTPOC Initiatives

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm | Zoom Event | Register here | OIDE Student LGBTQIA+ and QTPOC Initiatives These programs will continue meeting bi-weekly at 6:30 p.m. The remaining dates for the semester are March 16th, March 30th, April 13th, April 27th. For intended audiences, allies are welcome to attend. Participants ... Read More | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Lizette Rivera, 315-565-3079

Virtual Accepted Student Hangouts

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm | 1 Forestry Drive | Event Website | “Hang out with other accepted students in an informal, virtual setting. Admissions Advisors and current students will share their experiences and answer your questions about ESF.” | Sponsor: Undergraduation Admissions | Contact: Undergraduate Admissions Office, 315-470-6600


April
14

Wednesday

Candidacy Exam, Oral - Andrew Michael Cortese

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm | TBD | Program of Study: EFB Forest Pathology & Mycology Degree: Ph.D. | Contact: Chang Geun Yoo, 315-470-6516

ESF Landscape Architecture Lecture: David Rubin "Empathy and Civic Spaces: Landscape for Inclusion"

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm | Online | Register for Lecture | ESF Landscape Architecture Lecture: David Rubin "Empathy and Civic Spaces: Landscape for Inclusion" April 14 5 - 6:30 pm. David Rubin, PLA, FASLA, FAAR Principal and Founding Partner, Land Collective David is the founding principal of DAVID RUBIN ... Read More | Sponsor: Department of Landscape Architecture | Contact: Douglas M Johnston, 315-470-6544


April
15

Thursday

Rock Painting

11:00 am - 2:00 pm | ESF Quad | Paint rocks teal with messages of support and healing as part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month activities at ESF. Paint, brushes and rocks will be provided. All Covid related regulations will be followed including wearing masks and social distancing. | Sponsor: Choose Action Network | Contact: Jennifer Keating, 315-470-4867

Employee Sessions Spring 2021 Safe Zone LGBTQIA+ Ally Training

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm | Zoom Event | Register here | Spring 2021 Safe Zone LGBTQIA+ Ally Training Dates Employee Sessions Thursday, April 15th 12:00pm-1:30pm https://syracuseuniversity.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJctcuqsqj0uHNGUmWJGroFfmypPnoIIxOIb | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Lizette Rivera, 315-565-3079

Capstone Seminar - GPES PhD Candidate Andres Urcuqui-Bustamante

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Zoom Event | Public Participation, Collaborative Learning, and Trust in Environmental Decision-Making in Mexico and Colombia | Contact: Cariann Linehan, 6528

Student Sessions Spring 2021 Safe Zone LGBTQIA+ Ally Training

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm | Zoom Event | Register here | Spring 2021 Safe Zone LGBTQIA+ Ally Training Dates Student Sessions Thursday, April 15th 4:00pm-5:30pm https://syracuseuniversity.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIocuuhrDkpHNamLmADp2nvh4FqBJ9Z2C_M | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Lizette Rivera, 315-565-3079

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense - Andres Urcuqui Bustmante

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm | Videoconference | Dissertation Title: Services Program Decision-Making: Public Participation, Collaborative Learning, And Trust in Environmental Decision-Making Program of Study: ESC Human Dimensions of the Environment | Contact: Jerrold Belant, 315-470-4826

Train to be an Adirondack 46er

7:00 pm - 7:30 pm | Virtual | Zoom Link | Hiking season is here! Get yourself in hiking shape for free. Join Natalie Jane Jones of Make Me Awesome Wellness for six virtual 30-minute workouts tailored to help prepare your body to take on the Adirondack peaks this year. This event is sponsored by ... Read More | Sponsor: ESF Athletics | Contact: Dan Ramin, 315480-6629

Workshop: Building a Better Fieldwork Future (BBFF) fieldbased bystander training

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm | online | More info and register | Workshop: Building a Better Fieldwork Future: Preventing & Managing Sexual Harassment & Assault in the Field Sciences, facilitated by Dr. Amanda Adams, Conservation Research Program Manager, Bat Conservation International and Lecturer, Biology, Texas A&M University. ... Read More | Sponsor: ESF Women's Caucus, ESF Choose Action Network, CAMINO-UC Santa Cruz | Contact: Heather Engelman, 315-470-4752


April
16

Friday

Candidacy Exam, Oral - Weien Chen

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm | Videoconference | Program of Study: Environmental and Natural Resources Policy Degree: Ph.D. | Contact: Diane Kuehn, 315-470-6561


April
17

Saturday

Film - Wild Way of the Vikings

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm | 5922 State Route 28N | Event Website | Travel from Norway to Newfoundland in the footsteps of the Vikings. Nature meets history in this journey showcasing the wildlife of the North Atlantic. This movie combines nature documentary film making with dramatic recreations to create a unique viewing experience. ... Read More | Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5185822000

Field Herping (Herpetology)

3:00 pm - 6:00 pm | Clark Reservation State Park | Event Website | We will be looking for reptiles and amphibians while hiking around the park.

Movie Night

8:00 pm - 10:00 pm | Gateway Classroom | Please join us in watching "Gretel & Hansel". This is a wonderful way to unwind after a week of assignments, homework, tests, etc. | Sponsor: The Office of Student Involvement and Leadership along with the Undergraduate Student Association | Contact: Laura Crandall


April
18

Sunday

Field Herping (Herpetology)

3:00 pm - 6:00 pm | Clark Reservation State Park | Event Website | We will be looking for reptiles and amphibians while hiking around the park.


April
19

Monday

Earth Week eventMorning Munch

7:30 am - 9:30 am | Gateway Concourse | Grab and go free bagels and sunrise snacks in Gateway. Stop by bright and early for the right nutrition to start your day! | Sponsor: Undergraduate Student Association | Contact: Briajahnae Hymes

Morning Munch (Grab & Go)

7:30 am - 10:30 am | Gateway Center Space | Event Website | Students have the opportunity to get free breakfast before and or after class. | Sponsor: Undergraduate Student Association | Contact: Briajahnae Hymes, 5852301646

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense - Nicholas Lee Fowler

9:00 am - 11:00 am | Videoconference | Dissertation Title: Niche Partitioning of Intraguild Predators Program of Study: EFB Ecology | Contact: Stephen Shaw, 315-470-6939

Earth Week eventEarth Week Tie-Dye

9:30 am - 4:00 pm | ESF Quad | Our famous ESF tradition of tie-dyeing EVERYTHING returns! Tie-dye an Earth Week T-shirt or bring something of your own. Earth Week shirts and stickers will be available for free. Non-perishable donations will be collected for Beth Bounty's. Please bring your ... Read More | Sponsor: Earth Week Committee | Contact: Sankavi Sampath

Earth Week eventGreen Roof Cleanup

10:30 am - 12:30 pm | Roof of Gateway | Calling all green thumbs!! Come help get the Gateway Center green roof ready for spring! Dr. Leopold will lead a 30-minute training session (10:30am-11:00am) to explain proper plant and green roof maintenance. The next hour and a half will be spent trimming, ... Read More | Sponsor: Physical Plant and Facilities | Contact: Sue Fassler , 315-470-6701

Let's Talk About Mental Health - ESF Employee Event

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | Zoom Event | Register here | Employees are welcome to join us for this important presentation and learn how to better understand and help someone dealing with the challenges of mental illness. The Office of Inclusion, Diversity and Equity has teamed up with Counseling Services and NAMI ... Read More | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Malika Carter, 315-565-3016

Earth Week eventMake Natural Tie-dye with Roots and Pursuits

12:00 pm - 2:30 pm | ESF Quad | Come and learn to make natural tie dye with Roots and Pursuits. Come back Friday to use the dye on some masks! | Sponsor: Roots and Pursuits | Contact: Jennifer Linden

Earth Week eventInvertebrate Bioblitz

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm | Gateway Concourse | Calling all invertebrate enthusiasts! Join us for Exuvia Society's first Bioblitz. All participants that make at least 10 observations will receive a sticker and the grand prize winner will receive a 3D printed isopod! All are welcome to participate regardless ... Read More | Sponsor: Exuvia Society | Contact: Haley Korczak

Diversity @ ESF 24/7/365

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm | Zoom Event | Register here | Diversity 24/7/365: NEW DAY and TIME The OIDE Diversity 24/7/365 weekly virtual meetings will meet on Mondays at 12:30 p.m. through May 3. Join us for weekly conversations on all things related to inclusion, diversity, and equity. Our gatherings are casual ... Read More | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Lizette Rivera, 315-565-3079

Candidacy Exam, Oral - Zhixin Wang

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm | Videoconference | Program of Study: ERE Geospatial Information Science and Engineering Degree: Ph.D. | Contact: Joshua Cousins, 315-470-6576

Earth Week eventVeronica Davis

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm | Virtual | Hear from Veronica Davis, a civil engineer who is passionate about transportation and community development. Veronica Davis is the current Director of Transportation and Drainage Operations for the City of Houston. Among other accomplishments, she is the co-founder ... Read More | Sponsor: Earth Week Committee | Contact: Alexa Labossiere

Earth Week eventSoccer Juggling Competition

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm | Quad | Each contestant will have 3 chances to be able to juggle a soccer ball (supplied) as many times as they can. We will have official counters available to count the juggles. The contestant with the most juggles after everyone has had their 3 tries wins a vintage ... Read More | Sponsor: Men's/ Women's Soccer Teams | Contact: Adam Scalisi

Earth Week eventSustainability During a Pandemic

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm | Virtual | Join here! | Join NYPIRG student-activists as we discuss individual actions we can take during a pandemic to promote sustainability and environmental action. Hear from speakers as they respond to questions that address environmental issues at the local, state, and national ... Read More | Sponsor: New York Public Interest Research Group (NYPIRG) SU/ESF | Contact: Kennedy Scott

Earth Week eventMovie Night: The Story of Plastic

7:00 pm - 8:45 pm | ESF Quad | Kick back and enjoy snacks at this Earth Week documentary screening. "The Story of Plastic" presents a cohesive timeline of how we got to our current global plastic pollution crisis and how the oil and gas industry has successfully manipulated the narrative ... Read More | Sponsor: Earth Week Committee | Contact: Laura Crandall


April
20

Tuesday

Earth Week eventAnnual Art Symposium

9:00 am - 4:00 pm | Gateway Concourse (Stadium Side) | Society for Conservation Biology (SCB) is hosting our annual art symposium, exhibiting artwork created by students on campus and auctioning them off to raise funds for a local conservation organization. This years donation will go to the Onondaga Environmental ... Read More | Sponsor: Society for Conservation Biology | Contact: Audrey Fatone

Earth Week eventEarth Week Tie-Dye

9:30 am - 4:00 pm | ESF Quad | Our famous ESF tradition of tie-dyeing EVERYTHING returns! Tie-dye an Earth Week T-shirt or bring something of your own. Earth Week shirts and stickers will be available for free. Non-perishable donations will be collected for Beth Bounty's. Please bring your ... Read More | Sponsor: Earth Week Committee | Contact: Sankavi Sampath

Earth Week eventState of Sustainability

9:45 am - 11:15 am | Virtual | Get the link here! | Join the Sustainability Division for an update on the State of Sustainability at ESF! Staff will provide an update about initiatives that were implemented in the past year, discuss progress toward achieving key goals and detail ways that the campus community ... Read More | Sponsor: Sustainability Division | Contact: Sue Fassler , 315-470-6701

Earth Week eventTea and Terrariums

11:00 am - 1:00 pm | ESF Quad | Come create your own terrarium while sipping on a delicious cup of tea with the Plant Propagation Club! Bring your own jar or pick up one from us, then get planting with succulents, moss, and other décor. | Sponsor: Plant Propagation Club | Contact: Rachael Foote

Earth Week eventInvertebrate Bioblitz

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm | Gateway Concourse | Calling all invertebrate enthusiasts! Join us for Exuvia Society's first Bioblitz. All participants that make at least 10 observations will receive a sticker and the grand prize winner will receive a 3D printed isopod! All are welcome to participate regardless ... Read More | Sponsor: Exuvia Society | Contact: Haley Korczak

Earth Week eventDinner at Salt City Market

5:30 pm - 9:00 pm | Salt City Market 484 S Salina St Syracuse, NY 13202 | Get off campus and come have dinner on us down at Salt City Market! Enjoy the local cuisine and dinner with your fellow students. Pre-registration required to receive $10 Market Bucks voucher (usable at any vendor in the market). Vouchers can be picked up from ... Read More | Sponsor: Earth Week Committee | Contact: Alexa Labossiere, 4015884248


April
21

Wednesday

Earth Week eventWellness Day: Barnes Center at the Arch

9:00 am - 10:00 pm | SU Campus | SU Be Well Portal | Check out some wellness activities hosted by the SU Barnes Center at the Arch: Open Skate 9am-10:00pm at Tennity, Zip Lining 12pm-5pm, Hiking at Green Lakes 12:30pm-4pm, and more! See the SU Be Well Portal for more information. | Sponsor: Barnes Center at the Arch | Contact: Barnes Center at the Arch

Earth Week eventAnnual Art Symposium

9:00 am - 4:00 pm | Gateway Concourse (Stadium Side) | Society for Conservation Biology (SCB) is hosting our annual art symposium, exhibiting artwork created by students on campus and auctioning them off to raise funds for a local conservation organization. This years donation will go to the Onondaga Environmental ... Read More | Sponsor: Society for Conservation Biology | Contact: Audrey Fatone

Earth Week eventDESI Scavenger Hunt

12:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Start in Gateway (near the Bookstore) | Learn about South Asian cultures through a fun adventure around campus! Students will be socially distanced and hunt for clues around campus in order to solve a riddle and win a prize. Changes will be made depending on weather. | Sponsor: ESF DESI | Contact: Sonam Gurung

MS Thesis Defense - Ravyn Neville

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Videoconference | Thesis Title: Avian Habitat Use and Behavior in Forests Infected with Beech Bark Disease Program of Study: EFB Conservation Biology | Contact: Elizabeth Vidon, 315-470-6908

Earth Week event3K Walk/Run

3:15 pm - 4:15 pm | Outside Gateway | Join the ESF Track and Cross Country Team as we walk/run a 1.8 mile course through Oakwood and back! Coach Melfi will be around after to discuss beginning/learn to run programs for those interested. Snacks are provided! | Sponsor: ESF Athletics | Contact: Michael Melfi

Earth Week eventReusable Bag Making

4:30 pm - 6:00 pm | Virtual | Sign up here! | Turn your old t-shirts into reusable tote bags! All you need is a T-shirt, a pair of scissors, and the Zoom link. You can use your own shirt or pick one up from us. After the event you are welcome to keep your bag or donate it to Beth’s Bounty. | Sponsor: Alpha Xi Sigma | Contact: Olivia Heilbronner

Earth Week eventConcert for the Planet

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm | Virtual | View the concert here! | Come join us (virtually) for our annual concert during the best week of the year! ALL ESF STUDENTS ARE WELCOME TO SUBMIT PERFORMANCES! Contact us for information about COVID-19 performance guidelines! All types of musical performances are welcome! Submit your ... Read More | Sponsor: Music Society | Contact: Quinn Haydon


April
22

Thursday

Earth Week eventAnnual Art Symposium

9:00 am - 4:00 pm | Gateway Concourse (Stadium Side) | Society for Conservation Biology (SCB) is hosting our annual art symposium, exhibiting artwork created by students on campus and auctioning them off to raise funds for a local conservation organization. This years donation will go to the Onondaga Environmental ... Read More | Sponsor: Society for Conservation Biology | Contact: Audrey Fatone

Earth Week eventEarth Week Tie-Dye

9:30 am - 4:00 pm | ESF Quad | Our famous ESF tradition of tie-dyeing EVERYTHING returns! Tie-dye an Earth Week T-shirt or bring something of your own. Earth Week shirts and stickers will be available for free. Non-perishable donations will be collected for Beth Bounty's. Please bring your ... Read More | Sponsor: Earth Week Committee | Contact: Sankavi Sampath

Earth Week eventAlpha Xi Sigma Clothing Swap

10:00 am - 2:00 pm | Gateway Concourse | Drop off some lightly worn clothing and come search for some new articles for yourself! | Sponsor: Alpha Xi Sigma | Contact: Alpha Xi Sigma

MS Thesis Defense - Iman Pakzad

10:00 am - 12:00 pm | Videoconference | Thesis Title: A Comparison of Diet and Mercury Accumulation in Two Invasive Gobies in the St. Lawrence River Program of Study: EFB Fish and Wildlife Biology and Management | Contact: Mark Teece, 315-470-6855

Earth Week eventThe Expansion of Single Waste Culture During a Pandemic

10:30 am - 11:30 am | Gateway AB | Hear remarks from environmental activist, entrepreneur, storyteller, and current ESF student, Donnie Monk. | Sponsor: Earth Week Committee | Contact: Alexa Labossiere

Earth Week eventWastekitball

11:00 am - 2:00 pm | ESF Quad | Come test your recycling, composting, and trash knowledge with a fun "Wastekitball" game. Make your shots in the right bins and you could receive a sustainable prize | Sponsor: SustainabiliTEAM | Contact: Shenequa Perry

Earth Week eventVirtual Animal Show

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm | Virtual | Get the link here! | Hosted by Herpetology Club with Guest Environmental Educator Elissa Schilmeister from Teatown Lake Reservation. Join us in welcoming guest animal ambassadors and learn about native wildlife, environmental conservation, and stewardship. We hope to see you there! | Sponsor: Herpetology Club | Contact: Celine Brad

Capstone Seminar - Shaoming Jiang

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm | Capstone Seminar meeting link | Presenter: Shaoming Jiang Degree: MS Major Professor: Shijie Liu Optimization and Kinetic Analysis of Lactic Acid Fermentation From Fructose by Lactobacillus Pentosus | Contact: Barb Scharf

Employee Sessions Spring 2021 Safe Zone LGBTQIA+ Ally Training

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm | Zoom Event | Register here | Spring 2021 Safe Zone LGBTQIA+ Ally Training Dates Employee Sessions Thursday, April 22nd 1:00pm-2:30pm https://syracuseuniversity.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0lf-GurDwqHtScb2f2di54ySEWHK-7SfGc | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Lizette Rivera, 315-565-3079

Earth Week eventBubble Tea and a Craft with OIE

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm | Gateway | Join the Office of International Education for a fun craft and some delicious bubble tea! We will provide materials to make and decorate your own luggage tag. Please bring your own cup for bubble tea! You are also welcome to pick up craft supplies and tea to ... Read More | Sponsor: Office of International Education | Contact: Kerrie Findlay

Earth Week eventBat Box Painting

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm | ESF Quad | Come join TWS and FORCES in building and painting/ staining bat boxes! Help us create comfortable hibernating environments for our native bats that will then be put up around Oakwood Cemetery and other NYS Parks. Hope to see you there! | Sponsor: The Wildlife Society and FORCES | Contact: Kanika Jakhmola

MS Thesis Defense - Megan Demcevski

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm | Videoconfeerence | Thesis Title: Abundance and Competitiveness of Complete Ammonia Oxidizing Bacteria in an Adirondack Forest Soil System Program of Study: EFB Ecology | Contact: Christina M. Limpert, 315-470-6722

Earth Week eventBotany Club Virtual Field Trip & Plant ID Quiz

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Virtual | Complete this form for more information! | Want to sharpen your plant ID skills? Join Botany Club for an online excursion and plant quiz at the CNY Land Trust's Pleasant Valley Nature Preserve. We'll pass through multiple virtual habitats (wetland, old field, northern hardwoods, cedar swamp, etc.) and ... Read More | Sponsor: Botany Club | Contact: Colleen Conway

Earth Week eventEarth Week Virtual Market

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm | Virtual | Come join us in our annual Earth Week Farmers Market- this year virtual! We will have vendors from the campus and local community. Upon registry, all attendees will be entered into a raffle for an item from one vendor of their choice! All proceeds from raffle ... Read More | Sponsor: Undergraduate Student Association | Contact: Briajahnae Hymes

Earth Week eventEnvironmental Education and Interpretation Alumni Panel

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm | Virtual | Join here! | The Environmental Education and Interpretation Alumni Panel will have professionals in a variety of positions within environmental education. From traditional schoolteachers to educators working at zoos and even nature centers, come with all of your questions ... Read More | Sponsor: Student Environmental Education Coalition | Contact: Alexandra Walls

Train to be an Adirondack 46er

7:00 pm - 7:30 pm | Virtual | Zoom Link | Hiking season is here! Get yourself in hiking shape for free. Join Natalie Jane Jones of Make Me Awesome Wellness for six virtual 30-minute workouts tailored to help prepare your body to take on the Adirondack peaks this year. This event is sponsored by ... Read More | Sponsor: ESF Athletics | Contact: Dan Ramin, 315480-6629


April
23

Friday

Earth Week eventAlpha Xi Sigma Clothing Swap

10:00 am - 2:00 pm | Gateway Concourse | Drop off some lightly worn clothing and come search for some new articles for yourself! | Sponsor: Alpha Xi Sigma | Contact: Alpha Xi Sigma

Earth Week eventNatural Made Tie-dye with Roots and Pursuits

11:00 am - 3:00 pm | ESF Quad | Come join Roots and Pursuits to tie dye using all natural ingredients! We have free masks available or bring something of your own. | Sponsor: Roots and Pursuits | Contact: Jennifer Linden

Dylan Finley M.S. Capstone: Using Data to Prioritize Invasive Species Management

12:45 pm - 1:45 pm | Webex meeting Code: 185 441 9318 PW: mxXNDnx264G | Event Website | Contact: Dylan Finley

MS Thesis Defense - Dylan Finley

1:45 pm - 3:45 pm | Videoconference | Thesis Title: Using Data to Prioritize Invasive Species Management Program: EFB Conservation Biology Major Professor: Martin Dovciak | Contact: Jose Giner, 315-470-6895

Earth Week eventColonial CNY: Lessons from the Hiking Trails

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Virtual | Get the link here! | A presentation by Karin Patzke, ESF Instructor, Writing Program and Writing Resource Center Coordinator. The presentation is based on work that Robert Kibbee (retired Cornell map librarian and historian) has completed on historical colonial settlement and the ... Read More | Sponsor: Friends of Moon Library | Contact: Linda McGuigan

Earth Week eventYoga Flow

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | ESF Quad | Come flow with us for an hour of yoga hosted by ESF Yoga’s very own Julia Greco. The class structure will include a warm up, two main standing sequences, and a cool down followed by a short meditation in Savasana. All levels welcome! Mats and blocks will be ... Read More | Sponsor: ESF Yoga | Contact: Julia Greco

Earth Week eventEarth Week Bingo

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm | Gateway | Join ESF Insomniacs for a conservation and animal themed Earth Week Bingo. Come enjoy vegan/vegetarian snacks and play for the chance to win sustainable and/or Earth-themed prizes | Sponsor: ESF Insomniacs | Contact: Virginia Weisar


April
24

Saturday

Earth Week eventCampus Day of Service

9:15 am - 2:00 pm | Meet in Bray Rotunda | Sign up here! | Join us for our final installment of Campus Days of Service at either Oakwood Cemetery or Brady Farm! Meet up at 9:15am in Bray Rotunda. Pre-registration required. | Sponsor: Student Involvement and Leadership | Contact: Sarah Wood

Film - A Squirrel's Guide to Success

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm | 5922 State Route 28N | Event Website | There are almost 300 species of squirrel, occurring in almost every habitat on the globe. Some can glide through the air, outwit rattlesnakes, and survive the coldest temperatures of any mammal. Uncover the extraordinary abilities of these amazing (and cute) ... Read More | Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5185822000

ESF Alumni Craft Beer Panel & Virtual Tasting

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm | Online - Zoom | Learn about the world of craft brewing with alumni from three different New York state breweries: Kevin Cain '05 (Lithology Brewing Co.), Isaac Pruch '18 (Buried Acorn Brewing Co.) and Jeff Ten Eyck '77/Kurt McDonald '04 (Summerhill Brewing). Our experts will ... Read More | Sponsor: ESF Alumni Association


April
26

Monday

Diversity @ ESF 24/7/365

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm | Zoom Event | Register here | Diversity 24/7/365: NEW DAY and TIME The OIDE Diversity 24/7/365 weekly virtual meetings will meet on Mondays at 12:30 p.m. through May 3. Join us for weekly conversations on all things related to inclusion, diversity, and equity. Our gatherings are casual ... Read More | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Lizette Rivera, 315-565-3079

MS Thesis Defense: Ashmita Das

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Videoconference | Thesis Title: Cultural Ecosystem Services in Urban Community Gardens: A Pathway for Improving Social and Ecological Resilience Program of Study: ESC Coupled Natural and Human Systems | Contact: Susan E. Anagnost, 315-470-6837

Candidacy Exam, Oral - Jordan Tourville

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | TBD | Program of Study: EFB Ecology Degree: Ph.D. | Contact: Ivan Gitsov Ivanov, 315-470-6860


April
27

Tuesday

Employee Sessions Spring 2021 Safe Zone LGBTQIA+ Ally Training

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | Zoom Event | Register here | Spring 2021 Safe Zone LGBTQIA+ Ally Training Dates Employee Sessions Tuesday, April 27th 11:00am-12:30pm https://syracuseuniversity.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUqfumoqjksGtdv_Vb7ScXHAif7NV5875mc | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Lizette Rivera, 315-565-3079

Virtual Oral History Workshop

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm | Virtual | ONGOING —continues through Wednesday, April 28, 2021 | Virtual Oral History Workshop With Dr. James Anders Levy University of Wisconsin-Whitewater April 27-28, 2021 4:00 -6:00 PM Topics include gathering interviews, equipment, thematic analysis, data access and ownership. Sponsored by the Center for ... Read More | Sponsor: Center for Native Peoples & the Environment | Contact: Neil Patterson Jr., 315470-6870

OIDE Student LGBTQIA+ and QTPOC Initiatives

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm | Zoom Event | Register here | OIDE Student LGBTQIA+ and QTPOC Initiatives These programs will continue meeting bi-weekly at 6:30 p.m. The remaining dates for the semester are March 16, 30 and April 13, 27. For intended audiences, allies are welcome to attend. Participants must register ... Read More | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Lizette Rivera, 315-565-3079


April
28

Wednesday

Denim Day

| Denim Day began after a judge in Italy overturned a rape conviction blaming the survivor for the rape because "she wore tight jeans". Help show your support of survivors and dismantling the belief that clothing is a cause for sexual violence by wearing denim. ... Read More | Sponsor: Choose Action Network | Contact: Mary Triano, 315-470-6660

MS Thesis Defense - Molly Mary Jacobson

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Videoconference | Thesis Title: Response of Wild Pollinator Assemblages to Management of Restored Wetlands in Central New York, USA Program of Study: EFB Conservation Biology Co-Major Professors: Michael Schummer & Melissa Fierke | Contact: Margaret Bryant, 315-470-4929

Sustainability Management Online Degree Program Info Session

7:00 pm - 7:45 pm | webinar | 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, x6818


April
29

Thursday

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense - Patrick Penfield

10:30 am - 12:30 pm | Videoconference | Dissertation Title: Supply Chain Management and Innovation within the Forest Projects Industry Program of Study: FRM Natural Resources Management | Contact: Douglas Daley, 315-470-4760

Train to be an Adirondack 46er

7:00 pm - 7:30 pm | Virtual | Event Website | Hiking season is here! Get yourself in hiking shape for free. Join Natalie Jane Jones of Make Me Awesome Wellness for six virtual 30-minute workouts tailored to help prepare your body to take on the Adirondack peaks this year. This event is sponsored by ... Read More | Sponsor: ESF Athletics | Contact: Dan Ramin, 315480-6629


April
30

Friday

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month Program: Dr. Jacob Chacko

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm | Zoom Event | Register here | April 30, Noon to 1 p.m. Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month Program: Dr. Jacob Chacko Presentation: Ente Katha, My story: From Colorism, to Racism, to Homophobia Registration: https://syracuseuniversity.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEtfuypqD4rH90cLjXKYoaYbhG-XU3aoCEp ... Read More | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Lizette Rivera, 315-565-3079


May
2

Sunday

MS Thesis Defense: Shaimus Ryan

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Videoconference | Thesis Title: A Comparative Study of the Ability of Hydrodynamic Cavitation and Chemical Oxidation to Treat Harmful Algal Blooms Program of Study: ERE Water Resources Engineering | Contact: Donald Stewart, 315-470-6761


May
3

Monday

Diversity @ ESF 24/7/365

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm | Zoom Event | Register here | Diversity 24/7/365: NEW DAY and TIME The OIDE Diversity 24/7/365 weekly virtual meetings will meet on Mondays at 12:30 p.m. thru May 3. Join us for weekly conversations on all things related to inclusion, diversity, and equity. Our gatherings are casual and ... Read More | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Lizette Rivera, 315-565-3079

Environmental Studies Seniors Showcase

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm | Zoom | 8th Annual Environmental Studies Seniors Showcase. Graduating seniors in Environmental Studies share their senior synthesis projects (internships, research projects, senior papers, and more) with Environmental Studies faculty, students, and alumni; the ESF campus ... Read More | Sponsor: Dept. of Environmental Studies | Contact: David Sonnenfeld, 315470-4931


May
5

Wednesday

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense - Melvin Samson

10:00 am - 12:00 pm | Videoconference | Dissertation Title: Otolith microchemistry in stressful environments: otolitha as tools for species identification and as recorders of hypoxia exposure Program of Study: EFB Fish and Wildlife Biology & Management | Contact: Joshua Cousins, 315-470-6576


May
6

Thursday

MS Thesis Defense - Joshua Peter Weyrens

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Videoconference | Thesis Title: Cost analysis of beech bark disease remediation harvest and life cycle inventory and assessment of a mechanized harvest Program of Study: FRM Forest Management and Silviculture | Contact: Paul Hirsch

Train to be an Adirondack 46er

7:00 pm - 7:30 pm | Virtual | Event Website | Hiking season is here! Get yourself in hiking shape for free. Join Natalie Jane Jones of Make Me Awesome Wellness for six virtual 30-minute workouts tailored to help prepare your body to take on the Adirondack peaks this year. This event is sponsored by ... Read More | Sponsor: ESF Athletics | Contact: Dan Ramin, 315480-6629

ESF Friends of Oakwood Virtual Lecture Series: What are the Guidelines for Preserving a Historic Cemetery Landscape?

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm | Online | Event Website | What are the best practices for managing change in the Oakwood landscape so that its historic character is conserved for future generations? John Auwaerter will discuss how the Secretary of the Interior’s Standards for the Treatment of Historic Properties provide ... Read More | Sponsor: ESF Center for Cultural Landscape Preservation


May
7

Friday

ESF MOVE-OUT Program

Gateway | ONGOING —continues through Sunday, May 16, 2021 | Every year thousands of pounds furniture, school supplies, clothes, and other items are thrown away because students can't take them with them. The Move-Out Program reduces waste by collecting donations in the summer and giving them away in the fall to students ... Read More | Sponsor: USA Sustainabiliteam | Contact: Brielle Howell, 3016337742

MS Thesis Defense - Taylor Lee Richmond

11:00 am - 1:00 pm | Thesis Title: Can Single-Wheel Attachable Tracks for Skidders Mitigate Soil Disturbance During Harvesting Operations? Program: FRM Natural Resources Management | Contact: Mary Collins, 315-470-6538

Candidacy Exam, Oral - Haifa Tamiminia

11:00 am - 1:00 pm | Videoconference | Program of Study: Environmental Resources Engineering Degree: Ph.D. | Contact: Raymond Francis, 315-470-6525

MS Thesis Defense - Kate Henderson

12:15 pm - 2:15 pm | Videoconference | Thesis Title: Land use as a driver of fish community changs in New York's Oswego River watershed Program of Study: EFB Conservation Biology | Contact: Nosa Egiebor, 315-470-4733

Candidacy Exam, Oral - Danielle Sue Nagle

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Videoconference | Program of Study: ESC Human Dimensions of the Environment Degree: Ph.D. | Contact: Mark S. Driscoll, 315-470-6848


May
10

Monday

Final Exams

ONGOING —continues through Thursday, May 13, 2021 | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


May
14

Friday

Candidacy Exam, Oral - Jingshun Zhuang

10:00 am - 12:00 pm | Vdieoconference | Program of Study: PBE Bioprocess Engineering Major Professor: Chang Geun Yoo Degree: Ph.D. | Contact: Lianjun Zhang, 315-470-6558

Renatured: Environmental Communication & Storytelling Fair

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Virtual: Zoom link sent upon registration | Event Website | Renatured is focused on self-expression through art, storytelling, documentary making, podcasting, writing, or any medium that can help humans understand and connect to nature. Register under the RSVP tab on the website for the Zoom link. | Sponsor: Environmental Studies Student Organization (ESSO) | Contact: Gavin Duncan, 210379-4332


May
15

Saturday

Ranger School Graduation

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

Introduction to Fly Fishing Workshop

9:00 am - 3:00 pm | 5922 State Route 28N, Newcomb NY 12852 | intro to fly fishing | At this one-day workshop, you will be introduced to the art and science of fly fishing. Instruction will focus on the basics of fly casting, gear, and technique. Licensed Fishing Guide Rick Kovacs will be your instructor for this event. No equipment or experiences ... Read More | Sponsor: Adirondack Interpretive Center | Contact: Charlotte Demers, 518582-2000


May
20

Thursday

Grades due

| Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


May
24

Monday

Maymester

ONGOING —continues through Friday, June 4, 2021 | Contact: Registrar, 6655


May
26

Wednesday

Sustainability Management Online Degree Program Info Session

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, x6818

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense - Michael Connerton

10:30 am - 12:30 pm | Videoconference | Dissertation Title: Wild Reproduction, Homing and Straying of Chinook Salmon in Lake Ontario Program of Study: EFB Fish and Wildlife Biology and Management Major Professor: Neil Ringler | Contact: Theresa Selfa, 315-470-6835


June
7

Monday

Summer Session 1

ONGOING —continues through Friday, July 16, 2021 | Contact: Registrar's Office, 6654

Combined Summer Session

ONGOING —continues through Friday, August 27, 2021 | Contact: Registrar's Office, 6655


June
23

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, x6818


July
12

Monday

Candidacy Exam, Oral - Mark Bremer

9:00 am - 11:00 am | Videoconference | Program of Study: FRM Sustainable Energy Major Professor: Nehan Naim Degree: Ph.D. | Contact: Matthew Potteiger, 315-470-6554


July
19

Monday

Summer Session II

ONGOING —continues through Friday, August 27, 2021 | Contact: Registrar's Office, 6655


August
12

Thursday

2021 ESF Golf Tournament

The Pompey Club, Jamesville, NY | Attention ESF golfers and sponsors! We’ll be at the scenic Pompey Club in Jamesville, New York on Aug. 12 for our annual tournament to benefit student scholarships. Mark your calendars to join us for this fun event! | Sponsor: ESF Alumni Association


August
15

Sunday

August
18

Wednesday

Ranger School classes begin

Ranger School | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


August
30

Monday

Classes begin

| Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


September
6

Monday

September
7

Tuesday

September
24

Friday

October
5

Tuesday

Candidacy Exam, Oral - Hadis Miraly

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | TBD | Program of Study: EFB Fish & Wildlife Biology and Management Degree: Ph.D. Co-Major Professors: Karin Limburg & Roxanne Razavi | Contact: Deepak Kumar, 315-470-6503


October
11

Monday

No classes (Ranger School only)

Ranger School | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


October
25

Monday

Advising for Spring 2022

ONGOING —continues through Tuesday, November 2, 2021 | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


October
28

Thursday

Senior Reunion and Homecoming 2021

ONGOING —continues through Saturday, October 30, 2021 | Although we're not entirely sure how Homecoming will look in the fall, we're moving ahead with our planning! The current trend looks promising in terms of vaccine distribution and infection rates by the time October rolls around, and we are hopeful that we'll ... Read More | Sponsor: ESF Alumni Association | Contact: ESF Alumni Association, 315-470-6632


October
29

Friday

November
1

Monday

ESF Alumni Trip to Iceland

ONGOING —continues through Sunday, November 7, 2021 | Event Website | Join us for the ESF Alumni Trip to Iceland on Nov. 1 - 7. 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 open to ANYONE who would like to attend! ... Read More | Sponsor: ESF Alumni Association


November
3

Wednesday

Registration for Spring 2022

ONGOING —continues through Friday, December 10, 2021 | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


November
21

Sunday

Thanksgiving Recess

ONGOING —continues through Sunday, November 28, 2021 | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


December
3

Friday

December
10

Friday

December
11

Saturday

Reading days

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


December
13

Monday

Final Exams

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


December
14

Tuesday

Reading day

| Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


December
16

Thursday

Reading day (am)

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

Final Exams PM

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


December
17

Friday

Final Exams

| Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


December
24

Friday

Grades due

| Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


January
9

Sunday

January
17

Monday

January
18

Tuesday

Classes begin

| Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


January
25

Tuesday

February
11

Friday

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
30

Wednesday

Advising for Fall 2022

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

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Wednesday, April 21, 2021

  • Wellness Day - No Classes
  • Wellness Day: Barnes Center at the Arch
    9:00 am am - 10:00 pm am
    SU Campus
  • Annual Art Symposium
    9:00 am am - 4:00 pm am
    Gateway Concourse (Stadium Side)
  • DESI Scavenger Hunt
    12:00 pm am - 3:00 pm am
    Start in Gateway (near the Bookstore)
  • MS Thesis Defense - Ravyn Neville
    2:00 pm am - 4:00 pm am
    Videoconference
  • 3K Walk/Run
    3:15 pm am - 4:15 pm am
    Outside Gateway
  • Reusable Bag Making
    4:30 pm am - 6:00 pm am
    Virtual
  • Concert for the Planet
    6:00 pm am - 8:00 pm am
    Virtual
  • Virtual Information Session
    7:00 pm am - 8:00 pm am
    Online
  • Continuing (multi-day) Events
  • NYS Green Building Coneference (19th annual)
    Wednesday, March 31, 2021 - Thursday, April 29, 2021
    Virtual