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Environmental Studies Calendar

March
27

Wednesday

Environmental Studies Brown Bag Seminar

12:00 pm - 1:15 pm | 213 Marshall Hall | Environmental Studies Brown Bag Seminar Wednesday, March 27, 2019 12:00 pm 213 Marshall Hall Place-centered Learning and Community Engagement for Stewardship and Sustainability Have you ever been so affected by a place that the experience moves ... Read More | Sponsor: Environmental Studies | Contact: Rebecca Hart, 315-470-6636

Capstone Seminar - Lauren Vermilion

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm | 213 Marshall Hall | Capstone Seminar Lauren Vermilion MS Candidate Environmental Studies - ENS Environmental Policy Major Professor: Dr. Paul Hirsch Infusing Deliberative Workshops with Environmental Ethics to Inform Future Governance of Biotechnologies: The Case of In-Vitro ... Read More | Sponsor: Environmental Studies | Contact: Rebecca Hart, 315-470-6636

Thesis Defense - Lauren Vermilion

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Marshall 213 | Sponsor: Office of Instruction & Graduate Studies | Contact: Danilo Fernando, 470-6746

Aldo Leopold’s Land Ethic and Indigenous Perspectives

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm | 408 Baker Lab | Event Website | A talk by Curt Meine- Dr. Curt Meine is a conservation biologist, historian, and biographer of Aldo Leopold. He carries the legacy of Leopold forward in his work with the Center for Humans and Nature, the Aldo Leopold Foundation and the Wisconsin Academy of ... Read More | Sponsor: CNPE | Contact: Neil Patterson Jr., 3154706870


March
28

Thursday

WiSE Professions Speaker Series: Adventures at the Science Policy Interface (with EPA's Brooke Hemming)

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | Alumni (Nifkin) Lounge | Event Website | Who sets the Clean Air Act’s National Ambient Air Quality Standards? Dr. Hemming will share personal insights into the role scientists play in public policy, developed through her exemplary work with the interdisciplinary team charged with establishing the scientific ... Read More | Sponsor: ESF Women's Caucus and the Department of Chemistry | Contact: Heather Engelman, 315-470-4752


April
3

Wednesday

Talk: Pride of the Serengeti

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm | Gateway Center | Pride of the Serengeti: Assessing the past, planning the future of lion conservation in Africa. Africa's lions have lost more than 80 percent of their historic range, and their population has declined in recent years by more than 40 percent. Strategies for ... Read More | Sponsor: ESF & Camp Fire Club of America | Contact: Lauren Gibbs, 3154706889


April
4

Thursday

EFB Adaptive Peaks Seminar - Rachel May - NY State Senate

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | 5 Illick | Adaptive Peaks Seminar Series speakers theme this semester is "Effecting Change from Local to Global Scales" | Sponsor: Dept. of Environmental & Forest Biology | Contact: Sandy Polimino, 6760


April
6

Saturday

Our Town, Our Trails: Visioning Voices Community Design Workshop and Speaker

9:00 am - 2:00 pm | Westcott Community Center | Register at eventbrite for this free event | Re-imagine how our trails can represent the values of our culture, health, and heritage! Syracuse Eastside Neighborhood and the ESF Center for Community Design Research is hosting this Visioning Voices Community Design Speaker Series event focusing on how residents ... Read More | Sponsor: ESF Center for Community Design Research


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

2019 George Albrecht Lecture

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm | Gateway Center | Cultural Landscapes, Climate Change, and The Future Of Heritage | Sponsor: Department of Landscape Architecture | Contact: Douglas Johnston, 315-470-6554


April
10

Wednesday

Master's Capstone - Kadir Goz

9:00 am - 10:00 am | Baker 437 | Capstone presentation for Master's thesis topic: "Assessing the need for accurate flood damage prediction based on future changes in peak flow of riverine systems: Is there more uncertainty in the hydrology or the degree of damage?" | Contact: Kadir Goz, 5854903004


April
11

Thursday

Environmental Studies Seminar Series 2018-19

11:00 am - 12:20 pm | Marshall Auditorium | Environmental Studies Seminar Series 2018-2019 Engaging Diverse Publics Around Complex Environmental Issues Dr. Susanne Moser Stanford University Woods Institute for the Environment University of California-Santa Cruz Institute of Marine Sciences "Are We ... Read More | Sponsor: Environmental Studies | Contact: Rebecca Hart, 315-470-6636


April
15

Monday

Environmental Studies Seniors Showcase

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm | ESF Nifkin Alumni Lounge | 6th annual Environmental Studies Seniors Showcase, with juried, research-style poster presentations of senior synthesis projects by graduating majors in Environmental Studies. Open to the campus community and general public. | Sponsor: Dept. of Environmental Studies | Contact: David Sonnenfeld, 315.470.4931


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

Adaptive Peaks Seminar - Josh Millspaugh

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | 5 Illick | Our speakers this semester follow a theme i.e., "Effecting Change from Local to Global Scales." | Sponsor: Dept. of Environmental & Forest Biology | Contact: Jerry Belant, 4826


April
22

Monday

Earth Week eventEarth Week Poetry Coffee House

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Event Flyer | Michael Czarnecki will share poems and stories. Time allotted for attendees to read their own poetry. Coffee and cookies provided. Free With Support by Moon Library, ESF Writing Program and ESF in the High School. | Sponsor: ESFHS | Contact: Maura H. Stefl, 315-470-6811


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

EFB Adaptive Peaks Seminar - Denise Breitburg, Univ. of Maryland

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | 5 Illick | Adaptive Peaks Seminar series theme is: "Effecting Change from Local to Global Scales" | Sponsor: Dept. of Environmental & Forest Biology | Contact: Sandy Polimino, x6760


April
27

Saturday

Earth Week eventSpring Campus Day of Service

9:00 am - 2:00 am | Bray Rotunda | Come join us as we celebrate both Earth Week & Spring Campus Day of Service! We will be at various locations in our community from Syracuse Grows gardens, local parks and Oakwood. | Sponsor: Student Involvement & Leadership | Contact: Sarah Houck, x6658


May
8

Wednesday

Champagne Toast for May Graduates

3:30 pm - 4:30 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 May graduates! The event will take place in the Gateway Center immediately following commencement ... Read More | Sponsor: ESF Alumni Association


May
9

Thursday

EFB Adaptive Peaks Seminar - Gene Likens - Univ of Connecticut

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | 5 Illick | Adaptive Peaks Seminar Series theme is: "Effecting Change from Local to Global Scales" | Sponsor: Dept. of Environmental & Forest Biology | Contact: Sandy Polimino, x6760