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EFB Calendar

Events

March
6

Saturday

Crypt Keeping

10:30 am - 1:30 pm | Oakwood Cemetery | Event Website | A variety of volunteering efforts to be conducted including: collecting of holiday decorations, documenting of mausoleum GPS coordinates, and documenting sites for future brush removal efforts | Sponsor: ESF Friends of Oakwood | Contact: Timothy Webb-Horvath, 5183013268


March
15

Monday

Virtual Financial Aid Information Session

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm | 1 Forestry Drive | Event Website | Virtual Financial Information Session for Accepted Students | Sponsor: Undergraduation Admissions | Contact: Undergraduate Admissions Office, 3154706600


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


March
31

Wednesday

WiSE Professions Speaker Series: Scenario-Based Bystander Training to Prevent Sexual Harassment and Assault in Field Settings

3:45 pm - 4:45 pm | Online | More info and register | Presenter: Melissa Cronin, University of California, Santa Cruz Fieldwork is an essential component of training and research in many scientific disciplines. However, the imbalanced power structure of academia coupled with the remote and informal nature of ... Read More | Sponsor: ESF Women's Caucus and CAMINO | Contact: Heather Engelman, 3154704752


April
5

Monday

Virtual Financial Aid Information Session

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm | 1 Forestry Drive | Event Website | Virtual Financial Information Session for Accepted Students | Sponsor: Undergraduation Admissions | Contact: Undergraduate Admissions Office, 3154706600


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
15

Thursday

Building a Better Fieldwork Future (BBFF) Program

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm | online | More info and register | Presenter: Dr. Amanda Adams, Conservation Research Program Manager, Bat Conservation International and Lecturer, Biology, Texas A&M University. Fieldwork is an important and often necessary component of many scientific disciplines, yet research suggests that ... Read More | Sponsor: ESF Women's Caucus and CAMINO | Contact: Heather Engelman, 3154704752

Workshop: Building a Better Fieldwork Future: Preventing & Managing Sexual Harassment & Assault in the Field Sciences

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm | Online | Event Website | Presenter: Dr. Amanda Adams, Conservation Research Program Manager, Bat Conservation International and Lecturer, Biology, Texas A&M University. Fieldwork is an important and often necessary component of many scientific disciplines, yet research suggests ... Read More | Sponsor: ESF Women's Caucus and CAMINO | Contact: Heather Engelman, 3154704752


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

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