Events


Thursday, December 19, 2013 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EST
IRI Climate Forecast Briefing
Speakers: Location: Monell Auditorium, Lamont Campus, Columbia University, Palisades, NY


Monday, January 06, 2014 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EST
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


Thursday, January 09, 2014 from 11:00 am to 11:45 am EST
The Sustainability Essentials Training Program (SET) Online Information Session
Speakers: Various
Location: Online


Wednesday, January 15, 2014 from 12:00 pm to 12:45 pm EST
The Sustainability Essentials Training Program (SET) Online Information Session
Speakers: Various
Location: Online


Thursday, January 16, 2014 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EST
IRI Climate and Society/Forecast Briefing
Speakers: Anthony Barnston, Chief Forecaster, IRI Climate Group; Helen Greatrex, Postdoctoral Research Scientist, IRI Financial Instruments Group
Location: Monell Auditorium, Lamont Campus, Columbia University, Palisades, NY


Wednesday, January 22, 2014 from 6:10 pm to 7:00 pm EST
Earth Institute Practicum in Innovative Sustainability Leadership: Introduction to the Profession of Sustainability Management
Speaker: Steve Nicholas, Vice President for U.S. Programs, Institute for Sustainable Communities, and former Director of the City of Seattle Office of Sustainability & Environment
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Northwest Corner Building Room 501


Thursday, January 23, 2014 from 12:30 pm to 1:15 pm EST
The Sustainability Essentials Training Program (SET) Online Information Session
Speakers: Various
Location: Online


Friday, January 24, 2014 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EST
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium: Arctic Climate History of the past 3.6 Myrs from Lake El'gygytgyn, NE Russia: Making sense of the Warm Pliocene and Super Interglacials
Speaker: Julie Brigham-Grette, Professor, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium


Monday, January 27, 2014 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm EST
Columbia University Superfund Research Program
Speakers: Margaret Karagas, Professor and Vice Chair of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School; Huaming Guo, Professor, School of Water Resources & Environment, China University of Geosciences
Location: Columbia University, Comer Building, 1st Floor Conference Room, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, 61 Route 9W, Palisades, New York


Monday, January 27, 2014 from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm EST
M.S. in Sustainability Management Information Session
Speaker: Steve Cohen, Director, M.S. in Sustainability Management, Columbia University
Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, The Faculty House


Tuesday, January 28, 2014 from 12:00 pm to 12:45 pm EST
The Sustainability Essentials Training Program (SET) Online Information Session
Speakers: Various
Location: Online


Tuesday, January 28, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm EST
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


Wednesday, January 29, 2014 from 9:00 am to 10:30 am EST
Facing the Challenges of Climate Change: How To Achieve a Global Deal in Paris in 2015?
Speaker: Marie-Hlne Aubert, Senior Policy Advisor to French President Franois Hollande for International Environmental and Climate Change Negotiations; Discussant: Emmanuel Guerin, Associate Director of the Sustainable Development Solutions Network.
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Kellogg Center, 15th Floor


Wednesday, January 29, 2014 from 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm EST
Summer Ecosystem Experiences for Undergraduates (SEE-U) Info Session
The Earth Institute Center for Environmental Sustainability (EICES) invites you to learn more about the 2014 Summer Ecosystem Experiences for Undergraduates (SEE-U) Program.
Location: 1015 Schermerhorn Extension (10th Floor) Columbia University Morningside Campus


Wednesday, January 29, 2014 from 6:10 pm to 7:00 pm EST
Earth Institute Practicum in Innovative Sustainability Leadership: Approaches to the Integration of Sustainability in U.S. Cities
Speaker: Katherine Gajewski, Director of Sustainability, City of Philadelphia
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Northwest Corner Building Room 501


Friday, January 31, 2014 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EST
Undergraduate Program in Sustainable Development Speaker Series: Environmental Health
Speaker: Dr. Regina Santella, Center Director of the NIEHS Center for Environmental Health in Northern Manhattan
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Hogan Hall, Conference Room A


Friday, January 31, 2014 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EST
LDEO Earth Science Colloquiumn: Probing The Molecular Basis For Microbe-Dissolved Organic Matter Interactions In The Marine Environment
Speaker: Elizabeth Kujawinski, Associate Scientist w/ Tenure, Marine Chemistry & Geochemistry, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution.
Location: Columbia University Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium


Wednesday, February 05, 2014 from 6:10 pm to 7:00 pm EST
Earth Institute Practicum in Innovative Sustainability Leadership: The Making of Greener Products
Speaker: Al Iannauzzi, Ph. D., Senior Director, Worldwide Environment, Health & Safety, Johnson & Johnson
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Havemeyer Hall Room 209


Thursday, February 06, 2014 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm EST
Communicating about Food, Agriculture and Innovation: An Open Discussion
Speakers: Margie Alsbrook, Director, Hunger U; Jack Bobo, Senior Advisor, Biotechnology, Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs, U.S. Department of State; Rene "Nikko" Viqueira, Social Media, Oxfam Actions Corps NYC
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Faculty House, Garden Room 2


Friday, February 07, 2014 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EST
Undergraduate Program in Sustainable Development Speaker Series: Lower East Side Ecology Center
Speaker: Daniel Tainow, Education Director, Lower East Side Ecology Center
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus, Hogan Hall, 2910 Broadway, Conference Room A


Friday, February 07, 2014 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EST
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium: World in Motion: Insights from the Many Modes of Deformation of the Earth
Speaker: Jeff Freymueller , Professor, Geophysical Institute and Department of Geology and Geophysics, University of Alaska Fairbanks.
Location: Columbia University Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium


Wednesday, February 12, 2014 from 6:10 pm to 7:00 pm EST
Earth Institute Practicum in Innovative Sustainability Leadership: The Sustainable Built Environment and Behavior Change
Speaker: Jonathan F. P. Rose, President, Jonathan Rose Companies
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Havemeyer Hall Room 209


Thursday, February 13, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm EST
M.S. in Sustainability Management Online Information Session
Speaker: Steve Cohen, Director, M.S. in Sustainability Management, Columbia University
Location: Online via Adobe Connect


Friday, February 14, 2014 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EST
Division of Ocean and Climate Physics: Surface wind variations measured from time series EO/IR images of riverine surfaces
Speaker: John Dugan, Arete Associates
Location: Columbia University Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory Gary C Comer Geochemistry Building First Floor Seminar Room


Friday, February 14, 2014 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EST
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium: Uplifting Sandpiles and Fruitcake: Tectonic forcing and geomorphic response along Cascadia and the Mendocino Triple Junction
Speaker: Josh Roering, Professor, Earth Surface Process Laboratory, University of Oregon.
Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium


Wednesday, February 19, 2014 from 6:10 pm to 7:00 pm EST
Earth Institute Practicum in Innovative Sustainability Leadership: Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience in New York City
Speaker: Susanne E. DesRoches, LEED AP, Assistant Chief, Resilience and Sustainability, The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Havemeyer Hall Room 209


Friday, February 21, 2014 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EST
Division of Ocean and Climate Physics: Volcanic contribution to decadal changes in tropospheric warming rate
Speaker: Ben Santer Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Location: Columbia University Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory Gary C Comer Geochemistry Building First Floor Seminar Room


Friday, February 21, 2014 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EST
Undergraduate Program in Sustainable Development Speaker Series: International Development with the Peace Corps
Speaker: Carey Clinton, New York City Regional Recruiter, Peace Corps
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Hogan Hall, Conference Room A


Friday, February 21, 2014 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EST
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium: Earthquake Alert: Harnessing BIG data to satisfy societal needs (and facilitate new science)
Speaker: Richard Allen, Director, Seismological Laboratory; Professor, University of California, Berkeley.
Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium


Monday, February 24, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm EST
M.S. in Sustainability Management Open House
Speaker: Alyssa Dubov, Program Coordinator, MS in Sustainability Management
Location: Sustainability Management Office, 2929 Broadway, 5th Floor


Wednesday, February 26, 2014 from 10:30 am to 11:30 am EST
Sleepwalking Into the Future: Why the Geographic Perspective and Geospatial Technologies are critical to 21st Century Education and Society
Speaker: Joseph Kerski, Education Manager, ESRI
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Butler Library, 208b


Wednesday, February 26, 2014 from 6:10 pm to 7:00 pm EST
Earth Institute Practicum in Innovative Sustainability Leadership: Low-Carbon Transportation
Speaker: Lori Ardito, First Deputy Commissioner, New York City Department of Transportation
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Havemeyer Hall Room 209


Friday, February 28, 2014 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EST
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium: Reconstructing Dinosaur Body Temperatures
Speaker: John Eiler, Robert P. Sharp Professor of Geology and Professor of Geochemistry, California Institute of Technology.
Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium


Monday, March 03, 2014 from 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm EST
The 2014 Cross-Cutting Initiative and Earth Clinic Seed Funding Symposium
Moderator: Peter Schlosser, Vinton Professor, Earth and Environmental Engineering, Professor, Earth and Environmental Sciences, Deputy Director and Director of Research, The Earth Institute, Columbia University Speakers: Brendan Buckley, Lamont Research Professor, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University; Michael Gerrard, Andrew Sabin Professor of Professional Practice Columbia Law School; Director, Columbia Center for Climate Change Law; Johannes Urpelainen, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Columbia University; Lise Johnson, Associate Research Scholar, Columbia Law School; Senior Legal Researcher, Vale Columbia Center on Sustainable International Investment; Joerg Schaefer, Lamont Research Professor, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Alfred J. Lerner Hall Room 555


Tuesday, March 04, 2014 from 12:00 pm to 12:45 pm EST
The Sustainability Essentials Training Program (SET) Online Information Session
Speakers: Various
Location: Online


Tuesday, March 04, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm EST
Editor's Night at Writing about Global Science for the International Media
Host: Claudia Dreifus, Adjunct Professor, International and Public Affairs, SIPA, Columbia University
Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, 413 Kent Hall


Wednesday, March 05, 2014 from 9:00 am to 11:00 am EST
Master of Public Administration (MPA) in Environmental Science and Policy Spring Mid-term Briefings
Speakers: Various
Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, School of International and Public Affairs, Kellogg Center, Room 1501


Wednesday, March 05, 2014 from 6:10 pm to 7:00 pm EST
Earth Institute Practicum in Innovative Sustainability Leadership: Sustainable Agriculture
Speaker: Howard W. Buffett, Executive Director, Howard G. Buffett Foundation, former policy advisor in the Executive Office of the President of the United States
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Havemeyer Hall Room 209


Thursday, March 06, 2014 from 3:15 pm to 4:15 pm EST
DEES Open Thesis Defense: Timescales of Magma Ascent during Explosive Eruption -- Insights from the Re-equilibration of Magmatic Volatiles
Speaker: Alexander S. Lloyd, Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Earth and Environmental Studies (DEES), Columbia University
Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Marine Biology/Seismology Building, Seismology Seminar Room


Friday, March 07, 2014 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EST
Division of Ocean and Climate Physics: Orographic precipitation in the tropics: results from DOMEX
Speaker: Campbell Watson, Postdoctoral Associate, Yale University
Location: Columbia University Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory Gary C Comer Geochemistry Building First Floor Seminar Room


Friday, March 07, 2014 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EST
19th Annual W.S. Jardetzky Lecture: Postmodern Geophysics and Ice Age Climate
Speaker: Jerry X. Mitrovica, Professor of Geophysics, Harvard University; Director, Earth System Evolution Program, Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR).
Location: Columbia University Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory Monell Building Auditorium


Monday, March 10, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm EDT
M.S. in Sustainability Management Program Online Information Session
Speaker: Steve Cohen, Director, M.S. in Sustainability Management, Columbia University
Location: Online via Adobe Connect


Tuesday, March 11, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm EDT
M.S. in Sustainability Management Capstone Workshop Midterm Briefings
Speakers: Various
Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Kraft Center, Rennert Hall


Wednesday, March 12, 2014 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EDT
DEES Thesis Proposal: Thermochronology of Detrital Minerals -- Devonian Old Red Sandstones and the Late-orogenic Evolution of the Caledonide Mountains
Speaker: John Templeton, Graduate Student, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences (DEES), Columbia University
Location: Columbia University, Lamont Campus, Gary C. Comer Geochemistry Building, First Floor Seminar Room


Wednesday, March 12, 2014 from 12:00 pm to 12:45 pm EDT
The Sustainability Essentials Training Program (SET) Online Information Session
Speakers: Various
Location: Online


Wednesday, March 12, 2014 from 6:10 pm to 7:00 pm EDT
Earth Institute Practicum in Innovative Sustainability Leadership: The Sustainability/Profitability Connection
Speaker: Vance A. Merolla, Director of Environmental Sustainability, Global Supply Chain, Colgate-Palmolive Company
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Havemeyer Hall Room 209


Thursday, March 13, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm EDT
Managing Energy Efficiency: Translating Policy into Action in the Real World
Moderator: Steven Cohen, Executive Director, The Earth Institute, Columbia University; Panelists: Elizabeth Ackerman, Director, Economic Development & Energy Policy, New Jersey Board of Public Utilities; Ron Araujo, Manager, Conservation & Load Management, Northeast Utilities Service Company; Frank Evans, Regional Vice President, Northeast, Willdan Energy Solutions; Richard Kauffman, Chairman of the NYSERDA Board of Directors, Chairman of Energy and Finance for New York
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Low Memorial Library


Friday, March 14, 2014 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EDT
Division of Ocean and Climate Physics: OBSERVATIONAL AND MODELING STUDY OF OCEAN CIRCULATION, AIR-SEA INTERACTIONS, AND BIOGEOCHEMICAL PROCESSES OFF THE U.S. EASTERN SEABOARD AND GULF OF MEXICO COAST
Speaker: Ruoying He, Professor, Marine, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, North Carolina State University
Location: Columbia University Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory Gary C Comer Geochemistry Building First Floor Seminar Room


Friday, March 14, 2014 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EDT
DEES Thesis Proposal: Idealized Cloud-System Resolving Modeling for Tropical Convection Studies
Speaker: Usama Anber, Graduate Student, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences (DEES), Columbia University
Location: Columbia University, Lamont Campus, Gary C. Comer Geochemistry Building, First Floor Seminar Room


Friday, March 14, 2014 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EDT
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium: Natural variability and anthropogenic trends in the ocean carbon sinkn
Speaker: Galen A. McKinley , Associate Professor, Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Location: Columbia University Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium


Wednesday, March 19, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm EDT
M.S. in Sustainability Management Open House
Speaker: Allison Ladue, Assistant Director, M.S. in Sustainability Management
Location: Sustainability Management Office, 2929 Broadway, 5th Floor


Friday, March 21, 2014 from 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm EDT
Making the Grade: How to Fix America's Failing Water Infrastructure
Moderator: Dan Bena, Sustainable Development Executive, PepsiCo Panelists: Katherine Alfredo, Research Fellow, The Earth Institute, Columbia University; Laurent Auguste, Director, Innovation and Markets, Veolia Environment; William Becker, Vice President, Hazen and Sawyer; Corporate Drinking Water Practice Leader; Upmanu Lall, Director, Columbia Water Center; Alan & Carol Silberstein Professor of Engineering, Columbia University, Gretchen McClain, former CEO, Xylem Inc.; Alan Roberson, Director of Federal Relations, American Water Works Association; Tess Russo, Research Fellow, The Earth Institute, Columbia University
Location: Live Webinar


Tuesday, March 25, 2014 from 10:15 am to 11:15 am EDT
DEES Thesis Proposal: The Dynamics of Low-frequency Hydroclimate Variability in Southwest North America
Speaker: Sloan Coats, Graduate Student, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences (DEES), Columbia University
Location: Columbia University, Lamont Campus, Gary C. Comer Geochemistry Building, First Floor Seminar Room


Wednesday, March 26, 2014 from 6:10 pm to 7:00 pm EDT
Earth Institute Practicum in Innovative Sustainability Leadership: The Role of Clean Technology in Sustainability
Speaker: Alain E. Kaloyeros, Senior Vice President and Chief executive Officer, College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering
Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Havemeyer Hall, Room 209


Friday, March 28, 2014 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EDT
Division of Ocean and Climate Physics: The mid- and high-latitude response to the extratropical transition of Supertyphoon Dale (1996)
Speaker: Andrea Land, Assistant Professor, Atmospheric & Environmental Sciences, University at Albany, SUNY.
Location: Columbia University Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory Gary C Comer Geochemistry Building First Floor Seminar Room


Friday, March 28, 2014 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EDT
Undergraduate Program in Sustainable Development Speaker Series: Social Justice with UNICEF
Speakers: Jessica OHerron, Global Citizenship Fellow; Hillary Larman, National Office Fellow, U.S. Fund for UNICEF
Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Hogan Hall, 2910 Broadway, Conference Room A


Friday, March 28, 2014 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EDT
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium: Slow Earthquakes and Weakness of Major Tectonic Faults: Connections Between Fault Strength, Fabric, and the Mode of Frictional Sliding
Speaker: Chris Marone, Professor and Associate Head, Graduate Programs, Penn State University
Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium


Friday, March 28, 2014 from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm EDT
Aruba's Vision for Creating Sustainable Prosperity
Speaker: Michiel Godfried "Mike" Eman, Prime Minister of Aruba
Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Faculty House, Presidential Ballroom


Sunday, March 30, 2014 from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm EDT
LDEO Spring Public Lecture Series: Ocean Acidification and Climate Change
Speaker: Brbel Hnisch, Associate Professor, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Columbia University
Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium


Wednesday, April 02, 2014 from 6:10 pm to 7:00 pm EDT
Earth Institute Practicum in Innovative Sustainability Leadership: Standards and Metrics for Sustainability
Speaker: Cynthia Cummis, Deputy Director, GHG Protocol, World Resources Institute
Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Havemeyer Hall, Room 209


Thursday, April 03, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm EDT
Spring 2014 Conflict Resolution Alumni Career Panel and Mixer
Speakers: Various
Location: Columbia University, Teachers College Campus, Grace Dodge 177 and 179


Thursday, April 03, 2014 from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm EDT
M.S. in Sustainability Management Program Information Session
Speaker: Steve Cohen, Director, M.S. in Sustainability Management, Columbia University
Location: Columbia Club, 15 W. 43rd St., New York, NY


Friday, April 04, 2014 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EDT
Division of Ocean and Climate Physics: Ocean Bottom Pressure Seasonal Cycles and Decadal Trends from GRACE Release-05: Ocean Circulation Implications
Speaker: Gregory Johnson, Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory, National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration
Location: Columbia University Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory Gary C Comer Geochemistry Building First Floor Seminar Room


Friday, April 04, 2014 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EDT
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium: The Growth of the Maritime Continent as the Trigger for Recurring Ice Ages
Speaker: Peter Molnar, Professor of Geological Sciences; Fellow, Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES), University of Colorado at Boulder
Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium


Monday, April 07, 2014 from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm EDT
Fossil Fuel Divestment at Columbia University: A Discussion on Perspectives and Policies
Speakers: Adela Gondek, Lecturer in the Discipline of Ecology, Evolution and Enviromental Biology, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University; Klaus Lackner, Director, Lenfest Center for Sustainable Energy, the Earth Institute, Maurice Ewing and J. Lamar Worzel Professor of Geophysics, Earth and Environmental Engineering, Professor, Earth and Environmental Sciences, School of Engineering, Columbia University; Ken Lassner, Chartered Financial Analyst, Aperio Group; Ian Trupin, Organizer, Responsible Endowments Coalition
Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Earl Hall


Tuesday, April 08, 2014 from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm EDT
Haiti Dialogue Series: Bono Legal Support in Haiti -- Approaches to Judicial Training and Legal Reforms
Speakers: Marie-Claude Jean-Baptiste, Human Rights and Access to Justice Program, Vance Center for International Justice; Eric Ordway, International Arbitration Group, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP; David Griffiths, Business Finance & Restructuring Department, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Low Memorial Library The Trustees Room


Wednesday, April 09, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm EDT
M.S. in Sustainability Management Open House
Speaker: Alyssa Dubov, Program Coordinator, M.S. in Sustainability Management
Location: Sustainability Management Office, 2929 Broadway, 5th Floor


Wednesday, April 09, 2014 from 6:10 pm to 7:00 pm EDT
Earth Institute Practicum in Innovative Sustainability Leadership: Sustainable Energy Strategies
Speaker: Jigar Shah, Jigar Shah Consulting
Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Havemeyer Hall, Room 209


Friday, April 11, 2014 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EDT
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium: Remote Detection and Measurement of Catastrophic Landslides using Seismology
Gran Ekstrm Professor, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University
Location: Columbia University Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory Monell Building Auditorium


Wednesday, April 16, 2014 from 6:10 pm to 7:00 pm EDT
Earth Institute Practicum in Innovative Sustainability Leadership: Climate Resilience and Electric Grid
Speaker: Sergej Mahnovski, Consolidated Edison
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Havemeyer Hall Room 209


Thursday, April 17, 2014 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EDT
IRI Climate Briefing
Speakers: Tony Barnston, Chief Forecaster, IRI
Location: Monell Auditorium, Lamont Campus, Columbia University, Palisades, NY


Thursday, April 17, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm EDT
M.S. in Sustainability Management Program Online Information Session
Speaker: Steve Cohen, Director, M.S. in Sustainability Management Program
Location: Online via Adobe Connect


Friday, April 18, 2014 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EDT
2014 Spring Diversity Lecture: "It's about Time: How We Can (Finally) Get More Women into STEM
Speaker: Eileen Pollack, Author
Location: Columbia University Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory Monell Building Auditorium


Wednesday, April 23, 2014 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am EDT
DEES Thesis Proposal: Seismicity and Seismic Imaging of the Alaska Megathrust Fault
Speaker: Jiyao Li, Graduate Student, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Columbia University
Location: Columbia University Lamont Campus Marine Biology/Seismology Building Seismology Seminar Room


Wednesday, April 23, 2014 from 12:10 pm to 1:10 pm EDT
DEES Thesis Proposal: Investigating the Dynamics of the Woodark Rift, Papua New Guinea, Using Teleseismic Earthquakes
Speaker: Zachary Eilon, Graduate Student, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences (DEES), Columbia University
Location: Columbia University, Lamont Campus, Marine Biology/Seismology Building, Seismology Seminar Room


Wednesday, April 23, 2014 from 6:10 pm to 7:00 pm EDT
Earth Institute Practicum in Innovative Sustainability Leadership: Building Sustainable Communities
Speaker: Howard Slatkin, Director of Sustainability and Deputy Director of Strategic Planning, NYC Department of City Planning
Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Havemeyer Hall, Room 209


Thursday, April 24, 2014 from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm EDT
Environmental Science Senior Thesis Poster Session
Speakers: Various
Location: Barnard College, The Diana Center, Event Oval


Thursday, April 24, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm EDT
LDEO Spring Public Lecture Series: Western Antarctic Peninsula- Rapid Climate Change and an Ecosystem Near a Tipping Point
Speaker: Hugh Ducklow Professor, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Columbia University
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus The Faculty Room Low Memorial Library


Friday, April 25, 2014 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EDT
Undergraduate Program in Sustainable Development Speaker Series: Sustainable Architecture
Speaker: Rick Cook, Architect and Founding Partner, COOKFOX Architects
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Hogan Hall, Conference Room A


Friday, April 25, 2014 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm EDT
The Earth Institute Annual Student Research Showcase
Speakers: Various
Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Faculty House, Presidential Suite


Friday, April 25, 2014 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EDT
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium
Speaker: Robert Pappalardo, Senior Research Scientist, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology
Location: Columbia University Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory Monell Building Auditorium


Tuesday, April 29, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm EDT
M.S. in Sustainability Management Capstone Workshop Final Briefings
Speakers: Various
Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Kraft Center, Rennert Hall


Wednesday, April 30, 2014 from 9:00 am to 11:00 am EDT
Master of Public Administration (MPA) in Environmental Science and Policy Spring Final Briefings
Speakers: Various
Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Faculty House


Wednesday, April 30, 2014 from 6:10 pm to 7:00 pm EDT
Earth Institute Practicum in Innovative Sustainability Leadership: Cutting-edge Strategies for Sustainability Management
Speakers: Steve Cohen, Executive Director, The Earth Institute, Columbia University; George Sarrinikolaou, Director, Office of Academic and Research Program, The Earth Institute, Columbia University
Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Havemeyer Hall, Room 209


Friday, May 02, 2014 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EDT
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium
Speaker: Jean Lynch-Stieglitz, Professor, Georgia Tech.
Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium


Sunday, May 04, 2014 from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm EDT
LDEO Spring Public Lecture Series: Air, Water and Stone - Lowering CO2 through Sequestration
Speaker: David Goldberg, Lamont Research Professor, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, The Earth Institute, Columbia University
Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium

If you would like an event posted to the Lamont calendar or other university calendars, please send an email to: vrgallagher@ei.columbia.edu