Calendar | ESF Students
e s f home link - e s f college of environmental science and forestry
e s f home link - e s f college of environmental science and forestry

ESF Student Calendar Events, Meetings, Deadlines and More

Got a Date?
Put it on the Calendar!

Student Calendar

July
26

Monday

PhD Capstone Seminar - "The Effect of Environmental Conditioning Upon Hydroxide Accessibility and Crystallinity of Native Wood Fibers"

10:00 am - 12:00 pm | https://meet.google.com/mcr-dvcb-pkc | The Effect of Environmental Conditioning Upon Hydroxide Accessibility and Crystallinity of Native Wood Fibers by Richard List Candidate for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy July 2021 Abstract The changes in the physical and chemical properties ... Read More

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense - Richard List

11:00 am - 1:00 pm | Videoconference | Dissertation Title: The Effect of Environmental Conditioning Upon Hydroxide Accessibility and Crystallinity of Native Wood Fibers Program of Study: Paper Science and Engineering Major Professors: Robert Meyer & Mark Driscoll | Contact: John Wagner, 315-470-6971


July
27

Tuesday

Family & Student Engagement Session: ESF Health and Wellness

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm | Zoom, Register in Advance | Register In Advance | Join us for this session about Health and Wellness options and resources for ESF students including information on Student Support, Counseling, and Crouse Medical Practice. Register in advance for this meeting: https://syracuseuniversity.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJcpce-urjsqE9aPw6ZWAW5-oqqO4CFC7hE7 | Sponsor: Student Involvement and Leadership | Contact: Laura Crandall, 3154704921


July
28

Wednesday

GPES PhD Capstone Seminar - Michael Petroni

10:00 am - 11:00 am | Zoom Meeting | "Utilizing Geospatial Risk Assessment Datasets to Enable Informed Public Decision Making in Environmental Health" Join Zoom Meeting https://syracuseuniversity.zoom.us/j/99495538361?pwd=akpHdktHblZDL0RiU0lkTDZXK2NpQT09 Meeting ID: 994 9553 8361 Passcode: ... Read More | Contact: Cariann, 6528

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense - Michael Petroni

11:00 am - 1:00 pm | Videoconference | ONGOING —continues through Monday, July 26, 2021 | Dissertation Title: Utilizing Geospatial Risk Assessment Datasets to Enable Informed Public Decision Making in Environmental Health Program of Study: ESC Environmental & Natural Resources Policy Major Professor: Mary Collins | Contact: Thomas Horton, 315-470-6743


July
29

Thursday

Candidacy Exam, Oral - Sarina Adeli

9:30 am - 11:30 am | Videoconference | Program of Study: Environmental Resources Engineering Degree: Ph.D. | Contact: Melissa Fierke, 315-470-6809


July
30

Friday

MS Thesis Defense - Shaoming Jiang

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Microsoft Teams | Thesis Title: Optimization and kinetic analysis of Lactobacillus Pentosus using fructose for lactic acid fermentation Program of Study: PBE Bioprocess Engineering Major Professor: Shijie Liu | Contact: Danilo Fernando, 315-470-6746


August
3

Tuesday

Family & Student Engagement Session: Student Life at ESF

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm | Zoom, Register in Advance | Register In Advance | During this final session, we will explore all of the many options for ESF students including student organizations, research opportunities, internships and careers, study abroad, and diversity and inclusion initiatives. Register in advance for this meeting: https://syracuseuniversity.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYscuGgqzMsH9AcRvHmE5ptSL0lbGoPnks5 | Sponsor: Student Involvement and Leadership | Contact: Laura Crandall, 3154704921


August
13

Friday

PhD Capstone Seminar - "From Beer to Bioplastics: Valorization of an Agro-Industrial Waste Stream"

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | 210 Walters Hall and Zoom | Zoom Link. | Capstone: Christopher M. Thomas PhD in Bioprocess Engineering Title "From Beer to Bioplastics: Valorization of an Agro-Industrial Waste Stream" Date Friday, August 13th Time 11:00am - 12:00 pm Location 210 Walters Hall and Zoom via https://zoom.us/j/96714695040?pwd=blFyYUkxTG55UTllbmYxeVYxdzhRUT09 Meeting ... Read More | Contact: Barb Scharf, 315-470-6501

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense - Christopher M. Thomas

12:15 pm - 2:15 pm | 210 Walters Hall or Zoom | Dissertation Title: From Beer to Bioplastics: Valorization of an Agro-industrial Waste Stream Program of Study: Bioprocess Engineering Co-Major Professors: Bandaru V. Ramarao & Deepak Kumar | Contact: Joshua Drew


August
17

Tuesday

MS Thesis Defense - Andrew Janik

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Videoconference | Thesis Title: Mycobacteriosis and control in zebrafish Program of Study: EB Fish & Wildlife Biology and Management Major Professor: Christopher Whipps | Contact: Mohammad Razkenari, 315-470-4867


August
19

Thursday

MS Thesis Defense - Michael Rosenthal

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm | Videoconference | Thesis Title: Beaver Impacts on Small Mammal and Bat Communities in the Central Adirondacks Program of Study: EFB Conservation Biology Co-Major Professors: John Stella & Shannon Farrell | Contact: Robin Hoffman, 315-470-6546


August
24

Tuesday

MS Thesis Defense - Matthew Hecking

10:00 am - 12:00 pm | TBD | Thesis Title: Applying functional ecology within environmental and ontogenic gradients across montane New York and New England Program of Study: FRM Ecology and Ecosystems Major Professor: Julia Burton | Contact: Lindi Quackenbush, 315-470-4727


August
25

Wednesday

Candidacy Exam, Oral - Moory Romero Fernandez

9:00 am - 10:00 am | TBD | Program of Study: ESC Environmental and Community Land Planning Degree: Ph.D. | Contact: Lindi Quackenbush, 315-470-4727


August
30

Monday

Classes begin

| Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


September
3

Friday

Welcome Back Picnic

12:00 pm - 3:00 pm | ESF Quad | Come enjoy some free food and celebrate the beginning of the semester while checking out the Fall Involvement Fair. Remember to lug your mug and pack your plate (LYMPYP)! | Sponsor: Undergraduate Student Association | Contact: Alexa Labossiere


September
6

Monday

ASC- Academic Recovery Large Group Meeting

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Zoom registration in link below | Academic Recovery Zoom Link | Register in advance for this meeting: https://syracuseuniversity.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIscumqqDwrG923yi9OO4NohLu7y1FjWqfJ | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, 315-470-6752


September
7

Tuesday

ASC- Academic Recovery Large Group Meeting

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | Zoom registration in link below | Academic Recovery Zoom Link | Register in advance for this meeting: https://syracuseuniversity.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwtd--qpjIuGtW1IHaoi_MkhlZhlgpFWm1j | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia G Hoffman, 315-470-6752

ASC- Academic Recovery Large Group Meeting

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm | Zoom registration in link below | Academic Recovery Zoom Link | Register in advance for this meeting: https://syracuseuniversity.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEodeqtrjsrE9bLd5_AiG4D7aRydFBqpDoV | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, 315-470-6752


September
8

Wednesday

Morning Munch

7:30 am - 10:00 am | Gateway Concourse | Stop by Gateway for some FREE breakfast. Grab some free bagels, pastries, fruit, juice, and coffee to start your day right! Remember to lug your mug and pack your plate (LYMPYP)! | Sponsor: Undergraduate Student Association | Contact: Alexa Labossiere


September
9

Thursday

Candidacy Exam, Oral - Asif Mehmood

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Videoconference | Program of Study: Environmental Science Degree: Ph.D. | Contact: Aidan Ackerman, 315-470-6545


September
17

Friday

Thank Goodness It's Friday (TGIF)

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm | ESF Quad | Come enjoy some free food and enjoy the end of the week. Open to ESF students, faculty and staff. Remember to lug your mug and pack your plate (LYMPYP)! | Sponsor: Undergraduate Student Association | Contact: Alexa Labossiere


September
20

Monday

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense - Rea Manderino

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm | TBD | Dissertation Title: Environmental drivers modulate parasitism of native giant silk moths by an exotic biological control agent Program of Study: Environmental and Forest Biology Entomology Major Professor: Dylan Parry | Contact: Ruth Owens, 315-470-4780


September
24

Friday

October
5

Tuesday

Morning Munch

7:30 am - 10:00 am | Gateway Concourse | Stop by Gateway for some FREE breakfast. Grab some free bagels, pastries, fruit, juice, and coffee to start your day right! Remember to lug your mug and pack your plate (LYMPYP)! | Sponsor: Undergraduate Student Association | Contact: Alexa Labossiere

Candidacy Exam, Oral - Hadis Miraly

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | TBD | Program of Study: EFB Fish & Wildlife Biology and Management Degree: Ph.D. Co-Major Professors: Karin Limburg & Roxanne Razavi | Contact: Deepak Kumar, 315-470-6503


October
22

Friday

Half Day to Earth Day Tie-dye

10:00 am - 3:00 pm | ESF Quad | Celebrate Half Day to Earth Day and tie-dye on the quad! Old ESF Earth Week shirts will be available (for free!) or bring your own garments to tie-dye. | Sponsor: Undergraduate Student Association | Contact: Alexa Labossiere


October
25

Monday

Advising for Spring 2022

ONGOING —continues through Tuesday, November 2, 2021 | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


October
29

Friday

Thank Goodness It's Friday (TGIF)

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm | Salt City Market 484 S Salina St Syracuse, NY 13202 | Get off campus and come have dinner on us down at Salt City Market! Enjoy the local cuisine and dinner with the ESF community. Pre-registration required to receive $10 Market Bucks voucher (usable at any vendor in the market). Vouchers can be picked up from ... Read More | Sponsor: Undergraduate Student Association | Contact: Alexa Labossiere


November
3

Wednesday

Registration for Spring 2022

ONGOING —continues through Friday, December 10, 2021 | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


November
8

Monday

Morning Munch

7:30 am - 10:00 am | Gateway Concourse | Stop by Gateway for some FREE breakfast. Grab some free bagels, pastries, fruit, juice, and coffee to start your day right! Remember to lug your mug and pack your plate (LYMPYP)! | Sponsor: Undergraduate Student Association | Contact: Alexa Labossiere


November
17

Wednesday

Winter Market

11:00 am - 2:00 pm | Gateway | Check out some student businesses and local vendors! | Sponsor: Undergraduate Student Association | Contact: Alexa Labossiere


November
21

Sunday

Thanksgiving Recess

ONGOING —continues through Sunday, November 28, 2021 | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


December
3

Friday

Thank Goodness It's Over (TGIO)

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm | Gateway | Come enjoy some free food and enjoy the end of the semester. Open to ESF students, faculty and staff. Remember to lug your mug and pack your plate (LYMPYP)! | Sponsor: Undergraduate Student Association | Contact: Alexa Labossiere


December
8

Wednesday

Champagne Toast for December Graduates

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 2021 December graduates! | Sponsor: ESF Alumni Association

Pancake Breakfast Stressbuster

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm | Gateway | Take a break from studying for finals and enjoy some pancakes and stress-free activities! | Sponsor: Undergraduate Student Association | Contact: Alexa Labossiere


December
10

Friday

December
11

Saturday

Reading days

ONGOING —continues through Sunday, December 12, 2021 | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


December
13

Monday

Final Exams

ONGOING —continues through Wednesday, December 15, 2021 | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


December
14

Tuesday

Reading day

| Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


December
16

Thursday

Reading day (am)

8:00 am - 12:00 pm | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654

Final Exams PM

12:00 pm - 10:00 pm | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


December
17

Friday

Final Exams

| Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


December
24

Friday

Grades due

| Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


January
17

Monday

January
18

Tuesday

Classes begin

| Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


January
25

Tuesday

February
11

Friday

March
13

Sunday

Spring break

ONGOING —continues through Sunday, March 20, 2022 | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


March
22

Tuesday

March
30

Wednesday

Advising for Fall 2022

ONGOING —continues through Tuesday, April 5, 2022 | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


April
6

Wednesday

Registration for Fall 2022

ONGOING —continues through Tuesday, April 26, 2022 | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


April
9

Saturday

Spring Banquet

5:30 pm - 11:00 pm | Rosamond Gifford Zoo 1 Conservation Pl, Syracuse, NY 13204 | Save the date for Spring Banquet 2022! Celebrate the end of the semester and May graduates! ESF's Annual Spring Banquet features dinner, dancing and awards. Faculty, staff and students are invited. Tickets will go on sale in Spring 2022. | Sponsor: Undergraduate Student Association | Contact: Alexa Labossiere


April
22

Friday

April
26

Tuesday

April
27

Wednesday

Reading day

| Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


April
28

Thursday

Final Exams

ONGOING —continues through Friday, April 29, 2022 | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


April
30

Saturday

Reading days

ONGOING —continues through Sunday, May 1, 2022 | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


May
2

Monday

Final Exams

ONGOING —continues through Wednesday, May 4, 2022 | Contact: Beth Minard, 6654


May
7

Saturday

May
8

Sunday

May
11

Wednesday

Grades due

| Contact: Beth Minard, 6654