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EFB Calendar

Events

January
24

Thursday

Arcadis Tabling Event

10:30 am - 2:30 pm | The Gateway Center | Event Website | Come chat with representatives from Arcadis, a worldwide environmental consulting firm that provides engineering design for the natural and built environment. Arcadis employees work in a variety of fields including, but not limited to, surveying; construction; ... Read More | Sponsor: Career Services Office | Contact: Jennifer Fazio, 315-470-4741


January
28

Monday

Candidacy Examination - Chelsea Jahant-Miller

9:00 am - 11:00 am | 8 Illick Hall | Sponsor: Office of Instruction & Graduate Studies | Contact: Ruth D. Yanai, 470-6955


January
29

Tuesday

Transforming the Salmon River Corridor

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm | Gateway Center | We want your ideas on transforming the Salmon River Corridor! In partnership with the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation and key leaders from the Salmon River business community, we invite you to a strategy discussion on how to create a dynamic ... Read More | Sponsor: NYS DEC | Contact: Lauren Gibbs, 315-470-6889


February
4

Monday

Cranberry Lake Biological Station Summer Informational Meeting & Senior + Junior Registration

5:15 pm - 6:45 pm | Gateway A & B | More Information on Cranberry Lake Programs | An overview of EFB 202 will be given and various instructors for each potential elective course will present a brief description of their course. All current ESF students (irrespective of degree course or major) are invited to attend. | Sponsor: Department of Environmental and Forest Biology


February
5

Tuesday

The Research Process: From Assignment to Finished Papers - Moon Library Skill Sharpener Series & WRC Workshop

11:00 am - 12:15 pm | 19 Moon Library | In this workshop, we’ll discuss how to start a research topic, find relevant sources, and incorporate them into your argument. We will conclude the workshop with a simple overview of how to polish your paper and make sure your final argument aligns with your ... Read More | Sponsor: Moon Library & Writing Resource Center | Contact: Ruth Owens, x6723


February
15

Friday

Coffee Break

9:30 am - 10:30 am | 314 Bray Hall | Event Website | Network with other women on campus! Short breaks help individuals regroup and gain fresh perspectives. Networking and group mentoring are recommended to remove power differentials, and makes for some rich discussions. And don’t forget about the research that ... Read More | Sponsor: ESF Women's Caucus | Contact: Heather Engelman, 315-470-4752


February
21

Thursday

Citation Managers - Skill Sharpener Workshop

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Citation managers can streamline the reading and citation process, and make creating bibliographies easy. Prepare to be wowed with how much time can be saved with these tools! Please bring your laptop, if you have one. Presented by Ruth Owens and Casey Koons. | Sponsor: Moon Library | Contact: Ruth Owens, x6723


February
26

Tuesday

Career Development Series: Making Connections: Alumni and Student Networking Event

5:30 pm - 7:30 pm | Nifkin Lounge | This event allows you the opportunity to network with people who were once in your shoes. This experience will provide the opportunity for your resume to be reviewed, allow for an opportunity to learn from their professional experiences, and discover job positions ... Read More | Sponsor: Career Services Office and Alumni and SUNY-ESF Alumni Association | Contact: Casey Duffy, 315-470-6691


February
27

Wednesday

Spring Environmental Career Fair

10:30 am - 2:30 pm | The Gateway Center | Event Website | Our Career Fair brings together representatives from a broad range of organizations that offer careers associated with the environment. Invited organizations will include corporate, government, and non-profit agencies. The career/internship fair will provide ... Read More | Sponsor: Career Services Office | Contact: Jennifer Fazio, 315-470-4754


April
9

Tuesday

The Research Process: From Assignment to Finished Papers - Moon Library Skill Sharpener Series & WRC Workshop

11:00 am - 12:15 pm | 19 Moon Library | In this workshop, we’ll discuss how to start a research topic, find relevant sources, and incorporate them into your argument. We will conclude the workshop with a simple overview of how to polish your paper and make sure your final argument aligns with your ... Read More | Sponsor: Moon Library & Writing Resource Center | Contact: Ruth Owens, x6723


April
18

Thursday

Chemistry Department Seminar Series: Dr. Lee T. Murray

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | 145 Baker Laboratory | Dr. Lee T. Murray, University of Rochester will present a seminar on research. Dr. Huiting Mao, host. | Sponsor: The Chemistry Department | Contact: M'Lis Traver, 3154706853


April
25

Thursday

Earth Week eventTake our Kids to Work Day

Nifkin Lounge, Quad, + | Event Website | Celebrate more than 25 years of sharing ESF careers with hands-on workshops for 8-11 yr olds with an adult who works or studies here. | Sponsor: ESF Women's Caucus | Contact: Heather Engelman, 315-470-4752

Adaptive Peaks Seminar Series

2019 series TBA

All seminars held 4 - 5 p.m., Illick 5, reception follows in Illick 12 (Ongoing renovations of Illick Hall may result in changes to the seminar and reception locations.)

Spring 2018

February 1 2018
Nelson Hairston
, Cornell University
Keywords: limnology, harmful algal blooms, climate change, Finger Lakes

February 22 2018
Blandine Nacoulma
, Université de Ouagadougou & Fulbright Scholar
Keywords: forestry, conservation, Baobab trees, elephants, Burkina Faso

March 22 2018
Leonardo Campagna
, Lab of Ornithology, Cornell
Keywords: genomics, speciation, seedeaters, neotropics

April 12 2018
Robert Feranec
, The New York State Museum
Keywords: paleontology, comparative anatomy, saber-toothed carnivores, horses 

Fall 2018

September 13 2018
Kelly Zamudio
, Cornell University
Keywords: Herpetology, evolution, systematics, population genetics

October 4 2018
Melissa Lucash
, Portland State University
Keywords: Forest ecology, climate change, biogeochemistry, landscape modeling

October 25 2018
Francesca Cuthbert
, University of Minnesota
Keywords: Waterbirds, conservation biology, population dynamics, Great Lakes coastal restoration

November 15 2018
Erik Lilleskov
, Northern Research Station, USDA
Keywords: mycorrhizal fungi, environmental change, invasive soil organisms, peatland ecosystems