Seminars

Department Seminar: Spring 2015

Department of Environmental Sciences Seminar Series

Department of Environmental Sciences Seminar

Spring 2015
Thursdays, 3:30 p.m., 108 Clark Hall
Refreshments in the foyer at 3:15 p.m.

January 15
Eric Bricker, Research Associate, Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia
Title: “Genetic Population Structure of Aquatic Plants”
Host: Zieman

January 22
Ericka Marin-Spiotta, Department of Geography, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Title: “Out of Sight, Out of Mind? Lessons from Paleosols on the Response of Deep Soil Carbon to Environmental Change”
Host: Dewes

January 29
William Buzbee, Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center
Title: Fighting Westway: How Law, Activism, and Striped Bass Transformed New York City
Host: Thomson

February 4
TBA
Title: TBA
Host: Davis

February 5
Thierry Chopin, Professor, Department of Biology, University of New Brunswick
Title: “Integrated Multi-Trophic Aquaculture (IMTA): an Environmentally, Economically and Societally Responsible Aquanomic Approach to Farming the Sea
Host: Lunstrum/McGlathery

February 12
TBA
Title: TBA
Host: Pace

February 16
TBA
Title: TBA
Host: Davis

February 19
Megan O’Rourke, Assistant Professor of Horticulture, Virginia Tech
Title: TBA
Host: Lerdau

February 26
Owen Cooper, CIRES, University of Colorado; NOAA Earth System Research Laboratory
Title: “Global Distribution and Trends of Tropospheric Ozone: An Observation-based Review”
Host: Moody

March 5
TBA
Title: TBA
Host: Pace

March 12
Spring Recess
March 19 – Moore Lecture
George Hornberger, Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences, School of Engineering, Vanderbilt University; Director, Vanderbilt Institute for Energy & Environment
Title: TBA
Host: D’Odorico

March 26
Amy Grady, Ph.D. Graduate Student, Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia
Title: TBA
Host: Reidenbach

April 2
Rosemary Malfi, Ph.D. Graduate Student, Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia
Title: Bumblebee Population Dynamics: Assessing Risks Associated with Resource Availability and Parasitism
Host: Roulston

April 9
Julie Bryce, Associate Professor, Earth Sciences, University of New Hampshire
Title: TBA
Host: Macko

April 16
Quinn Thomas, Assistant Professor, Department of Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation, Virginia Tech
Title: “Nitrogen Constraints on Terrestrial Carbon Sequestration, From Trees to the Globe”
Host: Lawrence