Events

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Past Events

Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

“The Road Beyond Paris: Role of International Public Finance for Climate Change and Sustainable Development ”
CHIZURU AOKI, PH.D.
Lead Environmental Specialist, Global Environment Facility
Time: 12:30:00 PM TO 2:00:00 PM
Location: Blake Hall, Room 131, Cook Campus

Thursday, November 10th, 2016

“Retractions, Post-Publication Peer Review, and Fraud: Scientific Publishing’s Wild West ”
Ivan Oransky, MD
Vice President and Global Editorial Director, MedPage Today; Co-Founder, Retraction Watch; Vice President, Association of Health Care Journalists Clinical Assistant; Professor of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine
Time: 11:00:00 AM TO 12:30:00 AM
Location: Alampi Room, Marine & Coastal Sciences Building, Cook Campus

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016

“Being Small In a Big World: The Struggle 'Over' and 'Of' Smallholders”
Wynand Boonstra, Associate Professor
Stockholm Resilience Center, Stockholm University
Time: 12:30:00 PM TO 2:00:00 PM
Location: Blake Hall, Room 131, Cook Campus

Wednesday, October 5th, 2016

“More Than Just Food: Food Justice and Community Change”
Dr. Garrett M. Broad
Assistant Professor, Fordham University, Department of Communication and Media Studies
Time: 12:30:00 PM TO 2:00:00 PM
Location: Blake Hall, Room 131, Cook Campus

Friday, April 29th, 2016

“The Blue Halo Blueprint for Ocean Zoning”
Ayana Elizabeth Johnson, Ph.D.
Founder/Principal, Ayana Elizabeth Consulting, Washington, D.C., Former Executive Director of the Waitt Institute, Co-founded and led the Blue Halo Initiative
Time: 2:30:00 PM TO 4:00:00 PM
Location: Room 205, Institute for Food, Nutrition & Health, Cook Campus

Wednesday, April 27th, 2016

“Re-routing the MIssissippi River to Sustain the Louisiana Coast”
Dr. Karen O'Neill
Human Ecology Department
Time: 12:35:00 PM TO 2:00:00 PM
Location: Blake Hall, Room 131, Cook Campus

Wednesday, March 30th, 2016

“Environmental Literacy in New Jersey: Why we are where we are”
Daniel G. Clark Ph.D. Candidate
Graduate Program in Ecology and Evolution, Rutgers University
Time: 12:30:00 PM TO 2:00:00 PM
Location: Blake Hall, Room 131, Cook Campus

Monday, March 21st, 2016

“Science cafe on Zika Virus: Myths and Facts, A conversation about the new diseases, risk communication and climate change”
Facilitated by Dr. Peter Guarnaccia, Dr. Rebecca Jordan and Dr. Mary Nucci
Departments of Human Ecology
Time: 2:00:00 PM TO 3:00:00 PM
Location: Cook Campus Center, Room 202 B, Cook Campus

Wednesday, March 9th, 2016

“Producing Green Expertise: Environmental Architects and the Urban Future in Mumbai. ”
Dr. Anne Rademacher, Associate Professor
Environmental Studies and Anthropology, New York University
Time: 12:30:00 PM TO 2:00:00 PM
Location: Blake Hall, Room 131, Cook Campus

Monday, February 22nd, 2016

“Flint: Understanding the Unacceptable A Conversation about Politics, Power & Polluted Drinking Water”
Dr. Daniel Van Abs
Human Ecology Department
Time: 2:00:00 PM TO 3:00:00 PM
Location: Harvest Cafe, Institute for Food, Nutrition & Health, Cook Campus

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

“Community resilience: Disruptions that impact inter-organizational relationships and their broader community networks”
Dr. Marya L. Doerfel
School of Communication and Information, Rutgers University
Time: 12:30:00 PM TO 2:00:00 PM
Location: Blake Hall, Room 131, Cook Campus

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