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January
26

Tuesday

Advanced Blackboard: Creating Class Community

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm | Virtual | Register for Workshop | Join the Open Academy Teaching and Learning Center to explore how to use Blackboard to create community in your class. | Sponsor: Open Academy Teaching and Learning Center | Contact: Ashley Gouger, 315-470-4882

"It's Complicated."

6:30 pm - 7:45 pm | Virtual | Register here | This is an interactive, educational session on understanding, recognizing and responding to stalking. | Contact: Jennifer Keating, 315-447-0831

Family & Student Engagement Session: Academic Life and Study Tips

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm | Zoom, Register in Advance | Register In Advance | Please join us for this Family and Student Engagement Session on Study Tips and Academic Life (Key Faculty, Amelia Hoffman Coordinator of Academic Success, the Writing Resource Center Director Dr. Karin Patzke, Professional Advisors Monica Blaisdell and Erin ... Read More | Sponsor: Division of Student Affairs | Contact: Laura Crandall, 3154704921


January
27

Wednesday

Sustainability Management Online Degree Completion Program Informational Webinar

7:00 pm - 7:45 pm | Zoom | Event Website | The SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry invites you to participate in an upcoming informational webinar about its upper-division online Bachelor of Science degree program in Sustainability Management. This webinar provides an introduction ... Read More | Sponsor: Open Academy | Contact: Katherine Lang, 315-470-6818


February
2

Tuesday

Family & Student Engagement Session: Mental Health Tips and Support

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm | Zoom, Register in Advance | Register In Advance | Please join us as we talk with our Counseling Staff Director Ruth Larson and Staff Therapist Maggie McCurdy and Senior Assistant Dean for Student Support Mary Triano on ways to help support you or your student this spring 2021 semester | Sponsor: Division of Student Affairs | Contact: Laura Crandall, 3154704921


February
5

Friday

Advanced Blackboard: Communicating Feedback & Grade Center

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm | Virtual | Register for Workshop | In this workshop, we will go over some tips to share feedback with students and how to use the Grade Center. | Sponsor: Open Academy Teaching and Learning Center | Contact: Ashley Gouger, 315-470-4882


February
8

Monday

Classes begin

| Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


February
9

Tuesday

Family & Student Engagement Session: Spring 2021 Programming

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm | Zoom, Register in Advance | Register In Advance | Please join us as we talk with key Programming staff and students about our plans for student programming initiatives for the Spring 2021 semester. We plan to host a variety of programs from diversity and inclusion initiatives to movies to unique Do It Yourself ... Read More | Sponsor: Division of Student Affairs | Contact: Laura Crandall, 3154704921


February
11

Thursday

Faculty Presentation: Dr. Bahram Salehi (ERE)

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm | Online - ESFTV | Event Website | Join Dr. Bahram Salehi from the Department of Environmental Resources Engineering as he shares his work in producing the first 10-meter resolution Canadian nationwide wetland inventory. This will be broadcast at 1:00 pm on February 11th via ESFTV (https://www.youtube.com/esftv/c) ... Read More | Sponsor: ESF Alumni Association


February
12

Friday

Advanced Blackboard: Student Engagement

8:00 am - 9:00 am | Virtual | Register for workshop | In this workshop we will go over how to use various Blackboard tools to engage with students. | Sponsor: Open Academy Teaching and Learning Center | Contact: Ashley Gouger, 315-470-4882


February
15

Monday

February
17

Wednesday

Candidacy Exam, Oral - Mabadeje Ganiu Demu

10:00 am - 12:00 pm | Videoconference | Program of Study: ESC Environmental and Natural Resources Policy Degree: Ph.D. | Contact: Rebecca Rundell, 315-470-6619


February
19

Friday

Design focus: Discussion boards

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm | Virtual | Register for workshop | In this workshop, Ashley and Brandon will go over best practices for designing and using discussion boards in your course. | Sponsor: Open Academy Teaching and Learning Center | Contact: Ashley Gouger, 315-470-4882

Candidacy Exam, Oral - Saerona Kim

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Videoconference | Program of Study: FCH Polymer Chemistry Degree: Ph.D. | Contact: Wendong Tao, 315-470-4928


February
26

Friday

Design focus: Midterm course evaluations

8:00 am - 9:00 am | Virtual | Register for workshop | In this workshop, we will discuss how to plan, design, and implement a mid-course evaluation. Templates for faculty use will be available for Blackboard surveys, Google Forms, Microsoft Forms, and Qualtrics. | Sponsor: Open Academy Teaching and Learning Center | Contact: Ashley Gouger, 315-470-4882


March
5

Friday

Design focus: Assessment as a learning tool

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm | Virtual | Register for workshop | In this session, we will explore how assessments can be used as tools for student learning. | Sponsor: Open Academy Teaching and Learning Center | Contact: Ashley Gouger, 315-470-4882


March
23

Tuesday

March
29

Monday

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense - Dustin Hill

12:00 pm - 2:30 pm | TBD | Dissertation Title: Toxic Procurement: An Examination of United States Federal Government contracts disproportionality and firm environmental performance 2001 - 2017 Program of Study: ESC Environmental and Natural Resources Policy | Contact: Donald J. Leopold, 315-470-6784


March
30

Tuesday

Internship & Engagement Expo

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm | Gateway Center | Event Website | The Internship and Engagement Expo will have sophomores/juniors/seniors tabling about their internship/engagement experiences to other ESF students. A variety of experiences will be represented including i.e. internships (industry, research, government), field ... Read More | Sponsor: Career Services Office | Contact: Casey Duffy, 315-470-4738


April
12

Monday

Advising for Fall 2021

ONGOING —continues through Friday, April 16, 2021 | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


April
13

Tuesday

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


April
19

Monday

Registration for Fall 2021

ONGOING —continues through Friday, May 21, 2021 | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


April
21

Wednesday

April
26

Monday

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
30

Friday

May
7

Friday

May
10

Monday

Final Exams

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


May
15

Saturday

May
20

Thursday

Grades due

| Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


August
30

Monday

Classes begin

| Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


September
6

Monday

September
7

Tuesday

September
24

Friday

October
25

Monday

Advising for Spring 2022

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


October
29

Friday

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
17

Monday

January
18

Tuesday

Classes begin

| Contact: Beth Minard, 6654