Events Calendar
Tuesday, December 2, 2014, 4:10 pm to 6:00 pm
Earth Institute Practicum; Risk, Perception, and Decision-Making

Speaker: Sabine Marx, Managing Director, Center for Research on Environmental Decisions, Earth Institute, Columbia University

Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Union Theological Seminary, Room 207

Tuesday, December 2, 2014, 6:10 pm to 8:00 pm
M.S. in Sustainability Management Capstone Workshop Final Briefings

Speakers: Various

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Kraft Center, Rennert Hall

Wednesday, December 3, 2014, 11:00 am to 12:50 pm
Origins of Environmental Law Lecture Series: Congress Today: The Role of Campaign Finance on Environmental Legislation

Speakers: Leon G. Billings and Thomas C. Jorling

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, International Affairs Building, Room 407

Wednesday, December 3, 2014, 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Sustainable Development Seminar Series: Impacts of Agricultural Practices on Atmospheric Chemistry, Climate and Health

Speakers: Susanne Bauer, Research Scientist, Center for Climate Systems Research, NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS), The Earth Institute, Columbia University; Patrick Kinney, Professor, Environmental Health Sciences, Director, Columbia Climate and Health Program, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University; Alexander Ruane, Adjunct Associate Research Scientist, Center for Climate Systems Research, NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS), The Earth Institute, Columbia University

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Alfred J. Lerner Hall, Satow Room

Friday, December 5, 2014, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Undergraduate Program in Sustainable Development Speaker Series: Center for Career Education (CCE)

Speaker: Rebecca Schramm, Center for Career Education

Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus, Hogan Hall, Conference Room A

Friday, December 5, 2014, 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium

Speaker: Edward Stolper , Provost; William E. Leonhard Professor of Geology; Carl and Shirley Larson Provostial Chair, California Institute of Technology.

Location: Columbia University Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium

Thursday, December 11, 2014, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Master of Public Administration in Environmental Science and Policy (MPA ESP) Information Session

Speaker: Steve Cohen , Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer, The Earth Institute; Director, Master of Public Administration Program in Environmental Science and Policy, Columbia University

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, The Faculty House

Friday, December 12, 2014, 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium

Speaker: Alexis Gambis , Writer, Director and Art Scientist, Founder and Artistic Director, Imagine Science Films.

Location: Columbia University Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium

Tuesday, January 6, 2015, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Master of Public Administration in Environmental Science and Policy (MPA ESP) Online Information Session

Speaker: Steve Cohen, Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer, The Earth Institute; Director, Master of Public Administration Program in Environmental Science and Policy, Columbia University

Location: online

Saturday, January 10, 2015, 9:30 am to 3:30 pm
Earth2Class Workshop: How Does the Land Affect the Climate?

Speaker: Alexis Berg, Postdoctoral Research Scientist, The International Research Institute for Climate and Society (IRI), The Earth Institute, Columbia University

Location: Columbia University, Lamont Campus, Marine Biology/Seismology Building, Seismology Seminar Room, 2nd Floor

Friday, January 23, 2015, 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium

Speaker: Kelly Wrighton Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology, The Ohio State University.

Location: Columbia University Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium

Friday, January 30, 2015, 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium

Speaker: Raffaele Ferrari, Breene M. Kerr Professor of Oceanography, Department of Earth, and Planetary Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Location: Columbia University Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium

Thursday, February 5, 2015, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Master of Public Administration in Environmental Science and Policy (MPA ESP) Online Information Session

Speaker: Steve Cohen, Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer, The Earth Institute; Director, Master of Public Administration Program in Environmental Science and Policy, Columbia University

Location: online

Friday, February 6, 2015, 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium

Speaker:

Location: Columbia University Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium

Saturday, February 7, 2015, 9:30 am to 3:30 pm
Earth2Class Workshop: New Insights about Ocean Acidification

Speaker: Taro Takahashi, Ewing Lamont Research Professor, Division of Geochemistry, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, The Earth Institute, Columbia University, Adjunct Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Columbia University

Location: Columbia University, Lamont Campus, Marine Biology/Seismology Building, Seismology Seminar Room, 2nd Floor

Saturday, March 7, 2015, 9:30 am to 3:30 pm
Earth2Class Workshop: Trying to Understand Reactions in Melts and Rocks

Speaker: Peter Keleman, Arthur D. Storke Memorial Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences and Chair, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Columbia University; Deputy Director for Education, Lamont-Doherty Observatory, The Earth Institute, Columbia University

Location: Columbia University, Lamont Campus, Marine Biology/Seismology Building, Seismology Seminar Room, 2nd Floor

Saturday, March 28, 2015, 9:30 am to 3:30 pm
Earth2Class Workshop:The Source and Solution to Groundwater Arsenic Contamination

Speaker: Benjamin Bostick, Lamont Associate Research Professor, Division of Geochemistry, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, The Earth Institute, Columbia University

Location: Columbia University, Lamont Campus, Marine Biology/Seismology Building, Seismology Seminar Room, 2nd Floor

Saturday, April 11, 2015, 9:30 am to 3:30 pm
Earth2Class Workshop: BAM! Studying Impact Sites in Russia

Speaker: Dallas Abbott, Adjunct Research Scientist, Division of Marine Geology and Geophysics (MG&G), Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, The Earth Institute, Columbia University

Location: Columbia University, Lamont Campus, Marine Biology/Seismology Building, Seismology Seminar Room, 2nd Floor

Thursday, April 23, 2015, 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Environmental Science Senior Thesis Poster Session

Speakers: Various

Location: Barnard College, The Diana Center, Event Oval

Saturday, May 2, 2015, 9:30 am to 3:30 pm
Earth2Class Workshop: Microbes in the Sea - Demonstrations and Activity Session for the Marine Science Resource Kits

Speakers: Sonya Dyrhman, Associate Professor, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Columbia University; Sheean Haley, Senior Staff Associate, Division of Biology and Paleo Environment, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, The Earth Institute, Columbia University.

Location: Columbia University, Lamont Campus, Marine Biology/Seismology Building, Seismology Seminar Room, 2nd Floor