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Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014
“Are Our Brains Wired to Ignore Climate Change?”
Dr. George Marshall
Co-sponsored by the Rutgers Climate Institute, Rutgers Department of Human Ecology and the Cook Campus Deans
Time: 7:00:00 PM TO 9:00:00 AM
Location: Cook Campus Center, Multipurpose Room, 59 Biel Road, New Brunswick, NJ

 

Past Events

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014
“Bonnie McCay's Jubilacion”
Celebrating Bonnie McCay's Retirement from Rutgers University
Department of Human Ecology
Time: 5:00:00 PM TO 8:00:00 PM
Location: Log Cabin, Rutgers Gardens 112 Ryders Lane New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8519

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014
“Public Polarization on Climate Change: The Role of Partisan Media”
Lauren Feldman, Ph.D.
Department of Journalism & Media Studies, School of Communication & Information, Rutgers University
Time: 12:30:00 PM TO 2:00:00 PM
Location: Blake Hall, Room 131, Cook Campus

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014
“Eagles, Indian Tribes and the Free Exercise of Religion”
Kathryn Kovacs, J.D.
Rutgers University School of Law, Camden
Time: 12:30:00 PM TO 2:00:00 PM
Location: Blake Hall, Room 131, Cook Campus

Wednesday, February 12nd, 2014
“Greening Ecuador: International Funding and the Rise, Fall and Revision of Ecuador's Environmentalism”
Dr. Tammy L. Lewis, Ph.D.
Director of Macaulay Honors College & Professor of Sociology CUNY/Brooklyn College
Time: 12:30:00 PM TO 2:00:00 PM
Location: Blake Hall, Room 131, Cook Campus

Friday, December 13rd, 2013
“Socio-Ecological Changes in the Tropics: Graduate Student Reconnaissance Trip Reports from the Summer of 2013”
Julia Flagg (Department of Sociology), David Ferring (Department of Geography), Monica Hernandez (Department of Geography), Abidah Setyowati (Department of Geography), Marian Thorpe (Department of Anthropology), Ida Ansharyani (Department of Geography)
The Departments of Geography, Human Ecology and the GAIA Centers
Time: 2:00:00 PM TO 4:15:00 PM
Location: B-120, Lucy Stone Hall, Livingston Campus

Wednesday, November 13rd, 2013
“Forest Transitions and the Global Carbon Sink”
Dr. Pekka Kauppi
Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Helsinki
Time: 12:30:00 PM TO 2:00:00 PM
Location: Blake 131, Cook Campus

Friday, October 25th, 2013
“Human Rights, Environment and Nuclear Disaster - Marshall Islands Lessons for a Post-Fukushima World. ”
Dr. Barbara Rose Johnston, Senior Research Fellow
Center for Political Ecology, University of California, Santa Cruz
Time: 1:00:00 PM TO 2:15:00 AM
Location: Cook Campus, Blake Hall, Room 131

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013
“SUSTAINAPHRENIA: Environmental Justice, Hurricane Sandy and the Dialectics of Sustainability in NYC ”
Dr. Melissa Checker, Professor
Urban Studies/Anthropology, CUNY-Queens College
Time: 12:30:00 PM TO 2:00:00 PM
Location: Cook Campus, Blake 131

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013
“Environmental "Behavior Change": Information, Values, or Windows of Opportunity?”
Janet Lorenzen
Department of Sociology, Rutgers University
Time: 12:30:00 PM TO 2:00:00 PM
Location: Cook Campus, Blake 131

 
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