Events

Environmental Studies Seminar Series, Spring 2018

Seminars take place on Mondays from 12:00 to 1:05 p.m. in 221 ISB.  Come early for coffee, tea, and snacks!

 

APRIL  2

Sanjai Parikh

UC Davis

“Explorations into the Biochar Frontier”

Host: Weixin Cheng

 

APRIL 9

Tim Duane

UCSC Department of Environmental Studies

“Climate Justice and Disadvantaged Communities in California”

Host: Greg Gilbert

 

APRIL 16

Hamutahl Cohen

Department of Environmental Studies, UCSC

Exit talk: "Resource Availability Mediates Disease Dynamics in Bees"

Host: Stacy Philpott

 

APRIL 23

Sikina Jinnah and Tom Ackerman

Politics Department, UCSC and Dept of Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington, respectively

"Science and Governance of Climate Engineering”

Host: Madeleine Fairbairn

 

APRIL 30

Esteli Jimenez-Soto

Department of Environmental Studies, UCSC

Exit talk: “Complexity in a Cup of Coffee: Socio-ecological Dynamics in Mexican Coffee Agroecosystems”

Host: Stacy Philpott

 

MAY 7:

Lindsey Dillon

Sociology Department, UCSC

"Environmental Activism in a 'Post-Truth' Era"

Host: Madeleine Fairbairn

 

MAY 14

Deborah Letourneau

“Going Out on a Limb for Beneficial Insects or... Peril in the Field”

Host: Greg Gilbert

 

MAY 21

Sarah Skikne

Department of Environmental Studies, UCSC

Exit talk. Title: TBD

Host: Erika Zavaleta 

 

MAY 28:  No Seminar Memorial Day

 

JUNE 4

Laurie Drinkwater

Horticulture, Cornell University

Title: TBD

Host: Deborah Letourneau