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Past Events

Thursday, November 12nd, 2015
“Welcome to the Anthropocene: A Geological Age of Our Making”
Andrew Revkin, The New York Times and Pace University
Co-sponsors: Rutgers Climate Institute, G. H. Cook Campus Dean, Dept. of Human Ecology
Time: 7:30:00 PM TO 9:00:00 PM
Location: Executive Dean's 250th Anniversary Public Lecture, Trayes Hall, Douglass Student Center

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015
“Health-Informed Stormwater Management Planning in Hoboken, NJ”
Jon A. Carnegie, AICP/PP, Executive Director
Alan M. Voorhees Transportation Center at Rutgers University
Time: 12:30:00 PM TO 1:30:00 PM
Location: Blake Hall, Room 131, Cook Campus

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015
“The Promises of Urban Agriculture”
Dr. Carolyn Dimitri
Departments of Human Ecology and Landscape Architecture
Time: 12:30:00 PM TO 1:30:00 PM
Location: Blake Hall, Room 128, Cook Campus

Thursday, October 8th, 2015
“Science & Policy 101- Panel Discussion”
Multiple speakers (see link for more information)
The SEBS Department of Human Ecology is co-hosting a panel discussion with the Association for Women in Science-Central NJ Chapter
Time: 6:00:00 PM TO 8:30:00 PM
Location: Cook/Douglass Lecture Hall, Room 103

Wednesday, October 7th, 2015
“Politicized Science: How We Make Sense of Emerging Technologies and their Societal Impacts”
Dietram A. Scheufele, Ph.D.
John E. Ross Professor in Science Communication Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
Time: 12:15:00 PM TO 1:15:00 PM
Location: Alampi Room, Marine & Coastal Sciences

Friday, April 10th, 2015
“Global Climate Change and Inequality: Local to Global Perspectives”
Roland V. Anglin, Mauro V. "Buzz" Baldanza, Ana Baptista, Steven R. Brechin, Stephane Hallegatte, Robin Leichenko, Sabrina McCormick, Karen O'Brien, Karen O'Neill, Lori Peek, Tom Rudel, & Adelle Thomas
Hosted by the Department of Human Ecology and Sociology
Time: 8:30:00 AM TO 5:30:00 PM
Location: Rutgers College Avenue Student Center, Multipurpose Room

Friday, March 27th, 2015
“Mini-Panel: Paris and Beyond-The State of Climate Diplomacy”
Cymie Payne and Ruth Greenspan Bell
Rutgers Energy Institute
Time: 10:00:00 AM TO 12:00:00 PM
Location: Alampi Room, Marine & Coastal Sciences, 71 Dudley Road, Cook Campus

Wednesday, October 8th, 2014
“New Jersey's Creeping Crisis in Water Infrastructure”
Dr. Daniel Van Abs
Department of Human Ecology
Time: 12:30:00 PM TO 2:00:00 PM
Location: Blake 131, Blake Hall, Cook Campus

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


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