Undergraduate Seminar

Department of Environmental Sciences Undergraduate Seminar Series

EVSC 4002  Tuesdays, 4pm , Clark 108
Please feel free to invite other students not in the course to attend as well.
Stephen A. Macko  ( 924-6849,  Clark Hall 396

Tuesdays, 4pm , Clark 108

January 30
Environmental Career Resources
Ms. Christie Julien
Associate Director, University Career Services
University of Virginia

February 6
The Future UVa
Ms. Colette Sheehy
Senior Vice President for Operations
University of Virginia

February 13
The US Government’s Toxic Substances Control Act
Mr. Mark Garvey, J.D
Senior Attorney, Office of Civil Enforcement
EPA Headquarters, Washington, DC

February 20
The Glaciers of Iceland: Evidence for Global Change
Dr. Richard Williams
Senior Associate Scientist
Stefansson Arctic Institute, Akureyri, Iceland

February 27
Antarctica: A Trip to the Bottom of the World
Dr. Erwin Bohmfalk
Chair Emeritus
The Wildlife Center, Waynesboro, Virginia

March 6
Spring Break

March 13
Environmental Ethics
Dr. Celeste Greene
Professor of Public Administration, School of Continuing & Professional Studies
University of Virginia

March 20
Virginia Festival of the Book
Virginia Foundation for Humanities
Charlottesville, Virginia

March 27
Are Walruses, Orcas, Oysters, & Groupers Sustainable in Their Ecosystems?
Dr. Carleton Ray and Jerry Ray
Department of Environmental Sciences
University of Virginia

April 3
Marine Mammal Strandings in Virginia
Dr. Mark Swingle
Director, Research and Conservation
Virginia Aquarium, Virginia Beach, Virginia

April 10
Fire, Elephants and Human Activities in the Miombo Woodlands of Africa
Dr. Natasha Ribeiro
Visiting Fulbright Scholar
Eduardo Mondlane University, Maputo, Mozambique

April 17
The Ecology of Pleistocene Europe Represented in Paleolithic Cave Paintings
Dr. Ray Dueser
Visiting Scientist
Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia

April 24
Foundations for the United Nations Law of the Sea
Mr. Peter Bernhardt, J.D.
School of Law
University of Virginia