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EFB Calendar

Events

September
22

Sunday

Shoreline Cleanup with AFS

12:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Onondaga Lake and creekwalk | Event Website | Meet at Onondaga Lake Lounge. Parking at Destiny. Sign up at the meeting next Tues 9/17, message one of the officers (Cara, Ed, Eden, Iman), or fill out the RSVP form on the website. Ride sharing available. | Contact: Greg Capozzi


September
23

Monday

Graduate and Professional School Series: Strengthening Your Graduate School Application

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Looking to strengthen your graduate school application? Join a Binghamton University Graduate School representative to learn tips and tricks to make your application stand out! | Sponsor: Career Services | Contact: Casey Duffy, 3154704738


September
24

Tuesday

American Fisheries Society weekly meeting

11:00 am - 11:30 am | Illick 251 | Event Website | Hello, fish friends! Our next meeting of the semester for the ESF Chapter of the American Fisheries Society is this Tuesday, September 24 at 11:00 in 251 Illick. Please join us to hear from our newest faculty, Dr. Joshua Drew! Tropical Marine Conservation ALL ... Read More | Contact: Cara Ewell Hodkin

Graduate and Professional School Fair

11:00 am - 1:30 pm | Gateway Center | Event Website | Interested in furthering your education? Attend the Graduate and Professional School Fair to speak with representatives from graduate schools, law schools, medical programs, etc. Log into Handshake now to see the list of institutions that will be here! Consider ... Read More | Sponsor: Career Services Office | Contact: Casey Duffy, 3154704738

Research Process - Moon Library Skill Sharpener Workshop

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | 19 Moon Library | Event Website | This interactive workshop will provide guidance on how to start a research topic, find relevant sources and incorporate them into your argument, and polish your paper. Please bring an assignment description with you for discussion. This workshop is geared towards ... Read More | Sponsor: Moon Library | Contact: Ruth Owens, 470-4780


September
25

Wednesday

Save Time While Helping Your Students Learn

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Illick 530 | Reclaim Days of Your Life and Help Your Students Learn More! There’s a lot of SoTL (Scholarship of Teaching and Learning) research supporting the efficiency and effectiveness of the "ungrading" technique you’ll explore in this two hour session. | Sponsor: Academic Governance Committee on Instructional Quality and Academic Standards (IQAS) | Contact: Terry Ettinger, 470-6772


September
26

Thursday

Chemistry Department Seminar: Dr. Alexei Khalizov

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | 148 Baker Laboratory | Alexei Khalizov, Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry and Environmental Science, New Jersey Institute of Technology, will present his seminar. Dr. Dibble is the host. | Sponsor: The Chemistry Department | Contact: M'Lis Traver, 3154706853

Adaptive Peaks Seminar: Forest Health, Ecophysiology, Global Change

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Illick 5 | Adaptive Peaks Fall 2019 Dr. Steve Voelker, Utah State & ESF Research area: Forest health, ecophysiology, global change Seminar: 4-5 PM with reception to follow in Illick 12 | Sponsor: EFB | Contact: Roxanne Razavi


October
1

Tuesday

Fall 2019 Environmental Career Fair

10:30 am - 2:00 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 | Contact: Jennifer Fazio, 315-470-4741


October
8

Tuesday

Advanced Citation Managers - Moon Library Skill Sharpener Workshop

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Event Website | Description: We will go over some of the more advanced features of Mendeley & Zotero to help you organize and cite your research, going beyond basic set-up and importing papers. This session is for you if you have already downloaded and begun using either program. ... Read More | Sponsor: Moon Library | Contact: Ruth Owens, 470-4780


October
15

Tuesday

ESF Alumni and former US EPA Employee Meet and Greet with Bob Hargrove '78

11:00 am - 2:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Bob Hargrove '78, ESF Alumni and Former Director of the NEPA Compliance Division for the US Environmental Protection Agency will be hosting a Meet and Greet session. Bob will be answering questions, providing information and detail about working for the EPA, ... Read More | Sponsor: Career Services | Contact: Casey Duffy, 3154704738


October
17

Thursday

Chemistry Department Seminar: Dr. Ludmilla Aristilde

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | 148 Baker Laboratory | Ludmilla Aristilde, Associate Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Northwestern University, will present the seminar: Mineral-Influenced Abiotic and Biotic Nutrient Recycling from Organic Matter: Molecular Insights. Dr. Dibble is the ... Read More | Sponsor: The Chemistry Department | Contact: M'Lis Traver, 3154706853

Environmental Peacebuilding in the Middle East

11:00 am - 12:20 pm | Moon 110 | Webpage | "The Dialogue Project": discussions with Palestinian, Israeli, and American alumni of the Arava Institute for Environmental Studies regarding their experiences working together addressing critical environmental challenges in the Middle East. Opportunities for ... Read More | Sponsor: Dept. of Environmental Studies | Contact: David Sonnenfeld, 315.470.6636


October
22

Tuesday

Internship & Engagement Expo

11:00 am - 1:00 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


October
24

Thursday

ESF Career Fellowships Information Session

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | ESF Career Fellowships Information | The Career Services Office is excited to be able to offer annual ESF Career Fellowships to students. We strongly encourage you to learn about Fellowship opportunities, review examples of what past selected recipients have used Fellowship funding for, and to ... Read More | Sponsor: Career Services Office | Contact: Casey Duffy, 315-470-4738

Adaptive Peaks Seminar: Large Animal Ecology, Population Biology, Conservation

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | TBD | Adaptive Peaks Fall 2019 Dr. Jacqui Frair, ESF ~Exemplary Research Award Talk~ Research area: Large animal ecology, population biology, conservation Seminar: 4-5 PM with reception to follow in Illick 12 | Sponsor: EFB | Contact: Roxanne Razavi


October
29

Tuesday

SUNY Binghamton's MPA and Sustainable Communities Program Info Session

11:00 am - 12:20 pm | 19 Moon Library | SUNY Binghamton's MPA and Sustainable Communities Program Director, Dr. George Homsy, will be discussing three pillars of the program - environmental protection, economic vitality, and social equity - and how students can utilize the program to further their ... Read More | Sponsor: Career Services | Contact: Casey Duffy, 3154704738


November
14

Thursday

ESF Career Fellowships Information Session

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | ESF Career Fellowships Information | The Career Services Office is excited to be able to offer annual ESF Career Fellowships to students. We strongly encourage you to learn about Fellowship opportunities, review examples of what past selected recipients have used Fellowship funding for, and to ... Read More | Sponsor: Career Services Office | Contact: Casey Duffy, 315-470-4738

Adaptive Peaks Seminar: The River and the Wall

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | TBD | Adaptive Peaks Fall 2019 Heather Mackey, The River and the Wall Research area: Ornithology, public outreach, filmmaking Seminar: 4-5 PM | Sponsor: EFB | Contact: Roxanne Razavi


November
21

Thursday

Adaptive Peaks Seminar: Disease Ecology, Invasion Biology, Epigenetics, Galápagos

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Illick 5 | Adaptive Peaks Fall 2019 Dr. Sabrina McNew, Cornell University Research area: Disease ecology, invasion biology, epigenetics, Galápagos Seminar: 4-5 PM with reception to follow in Illick 12 | Sponsor: EFB | Contact: Roxanne Razavi


December
3

Tuesday

ESF Career Fellowships Information Session

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | ESF Career Fellowships Information | The Career Services Office is excited to be able to offer annual ESF Career Fellowships to students. We strongly encourage you to learn about Fellowship opportunities, review examples of what past selected recipients have used Fellowship funding for, and to ... Read More | Sponsor: Career Services Office | Contact: Casey Duffy, 315-470-4738


December
4

Wednesday

Champagne Toast for December Graduates

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm | 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 2019 December graduates! The event will take place immediately following graduation rehearsal in the Gateway ... Read More | Sponsor: ESF Alumni Association


April
23

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