Events

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Wednesday, December 6th, 2017
“Ocean Animals on the Move: Consequences for Ecological and Human Communities”
Malin L. Pinsky, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Natural Resources
Sponsored by Human Ecology
Time: 12:30:00 PM TO 2:00:00 PM
Location: Blake Hall, Room 131, Cook Campus


Past Events

Thursday, November 9th, 2017

“Alternative Careers for Science Majors”
Roundtable interactions with professionals
Sponsored by Office of the Campus Dean & Department of Human Ecology
Time: 6:00:00 PM TO 9:00:00 PM
Location: Institute for Food, Nutrition and Health, Room 205, Cook Campus

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

“Settler Colonialism Through Reclamation: A Historical Geography of the Inland Columbia Basin”
Carrie Mott, Ph.D., Instructor, Department of Geography, Rutgers University
Sponsored by Human Ecology
Time: 12:30:00 PM TO 2:00:00 PM
Location: Cook Campus Center, George H. Cook Room, Cook Campus

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

“U.S. Public Opinion on Climate Change: Can It Mobilize a Policy Response?”
Patrick J. Egan, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Politics, NYU
Co-sponsored by Human Ecology and Rutgers Climate Institute
Time: 12:30:00 PM TO 2:00:00 PM
Location: Blake Hall, Room 131, Cook Campus

Wednesday, October 11st, 2017

“Assessing the Coupled Human-Environmental Impacts of Global Change on Smallholder Coffee Farmers in Jamaica ”
Kevon Rhiney, Ph.D.
Department of Geography, Rutgers University
Time: 12:30:00 PM TO 2:00:00 PM
Location: Blake Hall, Room 131, Cook Campus

Friday, September 29th, 2017

“Author-Meets-Reader Panel and Reception for Pam McElwee's Forests are Gold: Trees, People and Environmental Rule in Vietnam ”
Pam McElwee, Associate Professor, Department of Human Ecology
Co-sponsored with the Department of Geography
Time: 3:30:00 PM TO 6:00:00 PM
Location: Institute for Food, Nutrition and Health, Room 101

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

“Developing A Green Infrastructure Equity Index to Promote Equity Planning”
Christina Rosan, MCP, Ph.D., Associate Professor
Geography and Urban Studies Department, Temple University
Time: 12:30:00 PM TO 2:00:00 PM
Location: Blake Hall, Room 131, Cook Campus

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

“Complex and Complicated Regulatory Systems”
Jessica F. Green, Assistant Professor
Department of Environmental Studies, New York University
Time: 12:30:00 PM TO 2:00:00 PM
Location: Blake Hall, Room 131, Cook Campus

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

“Framing in Science Communication: Influencing the Publics' Behavior Towards the Environment”
Amanda Sorensen, Ph.D. Candidate
Ecology and Evolution
Time: 12:30:00 PM TO 2:00:00 PM
Location:

Friday, February 3rd, 2017

“Workshop on Resiliency in Urban Food, Energy, and Water Systems”
Dr. Joshua Newell, Assistant Professor, University of Michigan, School of Natural Resource and Environment
Department of Human Ecology, Office of Agriculture and Urban Programs & GAIA sponsored
Time: 1:30:00 PM TO 4:00:00 PM
Location: Institute of Food Nutrition and Health, Room 201

Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

“The Road Beyond Paris: Role of International Public Finance for Climate Change and Sustainable Development ”
CHIZURU AOKI, PH.D.
Lead Environmental Specialist, Global Environment Facility
Time: 12:30:00 PM TO 2:00:00 PM
Location: Blake Hall, Room 131, Cook Campus

Thursday, November 10th, 2016

“Retractions, Post-Publication Peer Review, and Fraud: Scientific Publishing’s Wild West ”
Ivan Oransky, MD
Vice President and Global Editorial Director, MedPage Today; Co-Founder, Retraction Watch; Vice President, Association of Health Care Journalists Clinical Assistant; Professor of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine
Time: 11:00:00 AM TO 12:30:00 AM
Location: Alampi Room, Marine & Coastal Sciences Building, Cook Campus

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016

“Being Small In a Big World: The Struggle 'Over' and 'Of' Smallholders”
Wynand Boonstra, Associate Professor
Stockholm Resilience Center, Stockholm University
Time: 12:30:00 PM TO 2:00:00 PM
Location: Blake Hall, Room 131, Cook Campus

Wednesday, October 5th, 2016

“More Than Just Food: Food Justice and Community Change”
Dr. Garrett M. Broad
Assistant Professor, Fordham University, Department of Communication and Media Studies
Time: 12:30:00 PM TO 2:00:00 PM
Location: Blake Hall, Room 131, Cook Campus