Events

 


Saturday, March 28, 2015 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm EDT
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


Monday, March 30, 2015 from 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm EDT
Applied Geography for a Better World
Speaker: Jack Dangermond, Founder and President, Environmental Systems Research Institute (Esri); Moderator: Robert S. Chen, Director, Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN), The Earth Institute, Columbia University
Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Buell Hall, East Gallery


Wednesday, April 01, 2015 from 6:10 pm to 7:00 pm EDT
Earth Institute Practicum in Innovative Sustainability Leadership: The Bicycle, Activism, and Sustainable Cities
Speaker: Paul Steely White, Executive Director, Transportation Alternatives
Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Havemeyer Hall, Room 209


Thursday, April 02, 2015 from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm EDT
Forum on Sustainable Agriculture
Speakers: Erin Fitzgerald, Senior Vice President for Global Sustainability, Innovation Center for U.S. Dairy, Dennis Treacy, Executive Vice President and Chief Sustainability Officer with Smithfield Foods, Andrew Winston, Founder of Winston Eco-Strategies, Author and Sustainability consultant.
Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Alfred Lerner Hall, Room 555


Friday, April 03, 2015 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm EDT
The Earth Institute Annual Student Research Showcase
Speakers: Various
Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Alfred J. Lerner Hall, Room 555


Friday, April 03, 2015 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EDT
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium
Speaker: Scott Goetz, Deputy Director and Senior Scientist, Woods Hole Research Center
Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium


Tuesday, April 07, 2015 from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm EDT
The State of Sustainability Policy: Progress and Opportunity
Moderator: William Eimicke, Director, Picker Center for Executive Education and Professor of Practice, School of International and Public Affairs; Panel Participants: Steve Cohen, Executive Director, The Earth Institute and Professor of Practice, School of International and Public Affairs; Dong Guo, Postdoctoral Research Scholar, Research Program on Sustainability Policy and Management; Nilda Mesa, Director, New York City Mayor’s Office of Sustainability; Andrew Revkin, Senior Fellow for Environmental Understanding, Pace University Academy for Applied Environmental Studies
Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Low Memorial Library


Wednesday, April 08, 2015 from 6:10 pm to 7:00 pm EDT
Earth Institute Practicum in Innovative Sustainability Leadership: Protecting New York’s Water
Speaker: Paul Gallay, President and Hudson Riverkeeper, Riverkeeper
Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Havemeyer Hall, Room 209


Thursday, April 09, 2015 from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm EDT
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, April 10, 2015 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EDT
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium
Speaker: Colleen Hansel, Associate Scientist, Marine Chemistry & Geochemistry, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium


Wednesday, April 15, 2015 from 6:10 pm to 7:00 pm EDT
Earth Institute Practicum in Innovative Sustainability Leadership: Building Climate Resilient Communities
Speaker: Susan DesRoches, Assistant Chief of Resilience and Sustainability, Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (invited)
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Havemeyer Hall, Room 209


Friday, April 17, 2015 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EDT
2015 LDEO Diversity Lecture
Speaker: Suzanne Goldberg, Executive Vice President for University Life; Herbert and Doris Wechsler Clinical Professor of Law; Director, Center for Gender and Sexuality Law
Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium


Saturday, April 18, 2015 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm EDT
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


Wednesday, April 22, 2015 from 6:10 pm to 7:00 pm EDT
Earth Institute Practicum in Innovative Sustainability Leadership: Market Innovation
Speaker: Yerina Mugica, Associate Director, CMI, Center for Market Innovation Program
Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Havemeyer Hall, Room 209


Thursday, April 23, 2015 from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm EDT
Environmental Science Senior Thesis Poster Session
Speakers: Various
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College The Diana Center, Event Oval


Tuesday, April 28, 2015 from 6:10 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 29, 2015 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, Seminar Level


Wednesday, April 29, 2015 from 6:10 pm to 7:00 pm EDT
Earth Institute Practicum in Innovative Sustainability Leadership: Innovative Strategies for Sustainability Management
Speaker: George Sarrinikolaou, Director of the Office of Academic and Research Programs, The Earth Institute, Columbia University
Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Havemeyer Hall, Room 209


Saturday, May 02, 2015 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm EDT
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