Events

 


Monday, October 27, 2014 from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm EDT
The Ebola Crisis: What it Means for West Africa and the World
Hosts: Jeffrey D. Sachs, The Earth Institute, Columbia University; Irwin Redlener, MD, National Center for Disaster Preparedness, The Earth Institute, Columbia University Featuring: Richard Besser, MD, ABC News Chief Medical Editor; former Acting Director, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Ranu Dhillon, MDSenior Health Advisor, Earth Institute and Adjunct Assistant Professor, School for International and Public Affairs; Columbia University; Anne Liu, MPH Program Manager, Health Systems Development, Center on Globalization and Sustainable Development, Earth Institute, Columbia University; Robert Kanter, MD, Adjunct Senior Research Scientist; Professor of Pediatrics, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine; Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine Robert Klitzman, MD, Professor of Psychiatry; Director, Masters of Bioethics Program; Director, Ethics, Policy and Human Rights Core, HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, Columbia University Stephen Morse, PhD, Director, Infectious Disease Epidemiology Certificate program, Professor of Epidemiology, Columbia University Medical Center Jay Varma, MD, Deputy Commissioner for Disease Control, NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, and former Medical Epidemiologist at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Faculty House Presidential Ballroom, 3rd Floor


Tuesday, October 28, 2014 from 4:10 pm to 6:00 pm EDT
Earth Institute Practicum; NYCís Urban Resiliency Plan
Speaker: Cynthia Rosenzweig, Adjunct Senior Scientist for NASA/Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS), Head of the Climate Impacts Group, Center for Climate Systems Research
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Union Theological Seminary, Room 207


Tuesday, October 28, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm EDT
MS in Sustainability Management Online Information Session
Speaker: Steve Cohen, Director, M.S. in Sustainability Management, Columbia University
Location: Online via Adobe Connect


Wednesday, October 29, 2014 from 11:00 am to 12:50 pm EDT
Origins of Environmental Law Lecture Series: The Nixon Veto and the Override
Speakers: Leon G. Billings and Thomas C. Jorling
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 407


Friday, October 31, 2014 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EDT
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium
Speaker: James Zachos, Professor, Physical and Biological Sciences, Earth and Planetary Sciences Department, University of California, Santa Cruz.
Location: Columbia University Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium


Monday, November 03, 2014 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EST
AgCenter Seminar
Speaker: Johan Six, Full Professor, Sustainable Agroecosystems, Department of Environmental System Science, ETH, Zurich
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Low Memorial Library Burden Room, #206


Friday, November 07, 2014 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EST
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium
Speaker: Michael Hedlin, Head, Laboratory for Atmospheric Acoustics, Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego.
Location: Columbia University Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium


Monday, November 10, 2014 from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm EST
Toward a Post-Carbon New York City
Moderator: Cindi Katz, Chair, Earth and Environmental Sciences Department, Graduate Center, City University of New York; Panelists: Hillary Brown, CUNY Institute for Urban Systems; Tara DePorte, Director, The Human Impacts Institute; Klaus H. Jacob, Senior Research Scientist, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, The Earth Institute, Columbia University
Location: International Center of Photography, 1133 Avenue of the Americas, New York City


Tuesday, November 11, 2014 from 4:10 pm to 6:00 pm EST
Earth Institute Practicum; Infectious Diseases
Speaker: Jeff Shaman,, Associate Professor of Environmental Health Sciences, International Research Institute (IRI), Earth Institute, Columbia University
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Union Theological Seminary, Room 207


Friday, November 14, 2014 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EST
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium
Speaker: Kristine Larson, Professor, Aerospace Engineering Sciences, University of Colorado, Boulder.
Location: Columbia University Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium


Tuesday, November 18, 2014 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 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


Tuesday, November 18, 2014 from 4:10 pm to 6:00 pm EST
Earth Institute Practicum; International Research Institute (IRI)
Speaker: Lisa Goddard, Director, International Research Institute for Climate and Society
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Union Theological Seminary, Room 207


Wednesday, November 19, 2014 from 9:00 am to 11:00 am EST
Master of Public Administration (MPA) in Environmental Science and Policy Fall Final Briefings
Speakers: Various
Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, School of International and Public Affairs, Kellogg Center, 15th Floor


Friday, November 21, 2014 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EST
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium
Speaker: Becky Alexander , Assistant Professor, Department of Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle
Location: Columbia University Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium


Tuesday, November 25, 2014 from 4:10 pm to 6:00 pm EST
Earth Institute Practicum; Agriculture and Food Security Center
Speaker: Pedro Sanchez, Director, Agriculture and Food Security Center, Earth Institute, Columbia University
Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Union Theological Seminary, Room 207


Tuesday, December 02, 2014 from 4:10 pm to 6:00 pm EST
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


Friday, December 05, 2014 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EST
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 05, 2014 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EST
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 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm EST
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 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EST
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 06, 2015 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


Friday, January 23, 2015 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EST
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 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EST
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 05, 2015 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 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


Friday, February 06, 2015 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EST
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium
Speaker:
Location: Columbia University Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium


Thursday, April 23, 2015 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