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ESF Continues to Lead in World of Green Colleges

ESF is ranked No. 2 in the 2018 Top 50 Green Schools list put out by the Princeton Review. (10/17)

ESF’s Barron Wins 2018 USCAA Golf National Championship

Mighty Oaks golfer Sean Barron won the individual champion title at the 2018 United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) Golf National Championship at the Penn State Blue Golf Course. (10/12)

ESF Celebrates Debut of Digital Storytelling Studio

ESF leaders cut the ribbon - virtually speaking - Tuesday, Oct. 9, on the College's new Digital Storytelling Studio (DSS), a hub for brainstorming, composing and editing digital stories about science and the environment. (10/9)

Volk to Present Travis Lecture on Shrub Willow

Dr. Timothy Volk, an ESF professor whose research focuses on developing shrub willow to provide a host of environmental benefits, including a sustainable source for renewable energy, will present the fall Dale L. Travis Lecture. (10/9)

Alumni, Families Come to Campus This Weekend

Along with changing leaves and pumpkin-spiced everything, autumn brings ESF's Alumni and Family Fall Weekend and Senior Reunion. (10/9)

Mighty Oaks Sports Weekend Recap (Week of Oct. 1)

The women's cross-country team finished third at the Houghton Highlander Invitational; the winner of the women's race was ESF senior Marissa Lathrop. (10/8)

National Geographic Live and ESF Host National Geographic Explorer/Photographer Anand Varma

National Geographic Live, National Geographic's touring speaker series, and the College of Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF) will host "Beauty and the Bizarre" with Anand Varma, a National Geographic Emerging Explorer and science photographer, on the ESF campus Tuesday, Oct. 9. (10/8)

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Calendar of Events

Fall 2018 Dale Travis Lecture - Shrub Willow: RX for a healthier planet
Wednesday, October 17, 2018 | 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm | Gateway Center | Website
ESFHS Campus Visit
Thursday, October 18, 2018 | 9:15 am - 1:30 pm | Gateway Event Space
Music Society Concert
Thursday, October 18, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm | Gateway Center
ASLA Annual Meeting & Expo - Alumni Tailgate
Saturday, October 20, 2018 | | Philadelphia, PA
Alumni Gathering in Philadelphia
Saturday, October 20, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm | City Tap House (University City) | Click Here to Register Online!
ESFHS Campus Visit
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 | 9:15 am - 1:30 pm | Gateway Event Space
Adaptive Peaks Seminar: Dr. Francesca Cuthbert
Thursday, October 25, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
ESFHS Campus Visit
Monday, October 29, 2018 | 10:15 am - 1:30 pm | Gateway Event Space
ESFHS Campus Visit
Thursday, November 1, 2018 | 9:15 am - 1:30 pm | Gateway Event Space
Coffee Break
Monday, November 5, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:20 pm | 217 Bray Hall (tentative) | Website