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WILD/Ecology Center 2019-2020 Seminar Schedule


September 2019

Wednesday, Sep 4 4:00pm
LSB 144
Dean Sponsored Seminar - Doug Hunter, CEO - Utah Associated Municipal Power Systems (UAMPS) "Small modular nuclear power for Utah?"
Wednesday, Thursday,
Sep 11/12
Wednesday, 4:00 pm
Thursday, 4:00 pm
Ecology Center Seminar - Dr. Kaveh Madani, Henry Hart Rice Senior Fellow & Visiting Professor Yale Macmillan Center & Imperial College London. TBA
Wednesday, Sep 18 4:00pm
LSB 133
Susan Durham "What is the value of the 16th letter of the alphabet? Moving beyond 'statistical significance'"
Wednesday, Sep 25 4:00pm
LSB 133
Robert Holt "Niche conservatism, evolution, and applied ecology: Challenges and opportunities"

October 2019

Wednesday, Oct 2 4:00 pm, LSB 133 Wayne Freimund TBA
Tuesday/Wednesday,
Oct 8/9
Restoring the West Conference https://restoringthewest.org/  
Wednesday, Thursday, Oct 16/17 Wednesday, 4:00pm
Thursday, 4:00 pm 
Ecology Center Seminar - Dr. Rob Jackson, Douglas Provostial Professor, Earth System Science, Stanford University, Stanford, CO.   TBA
Wednesday, Oct 23 4:00pm
LSB 133
Dean Sponsored Seminar - Robin Kimmerer, Distinguished Teaching Professor and Director, Center for Native Peoples and the Environment, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry - https://www.esf.edu/faculty/kimmerer/

TBA

Wednesday, Oct 30 4:00 pm, LSB 133 WATS Sponsored Seminar - Dr. Danya Rumore, Director and Research Associate Professor, Environmental Dispute Resolution Program, Wallace Stegner Center for Land, Resources & Environment, S.J. Quinney College of Law, University of Utah.

"GNARly challenges: Planning in Western Gateway and Natural Amenity Regions"


November 2019

Wednesday, Thursday, Nov 6/7 Wednesday, 4:00 pm
Thursday, 4:00 pm
Ecology Center Seminar - Dr. Danica Lombardozzi, Project Scientist I, Climate & Global Dynamics Laboratory National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO.  TBA
Wednesday, Nov 13 4:00 pm, LSB 133   TBA
Wednesday, Nov 20 4:00 pm, LSB 133    
Wednesday, Nov 27 Thanksgiving Break  No Seminar TBA

December 2019

Wednesday, Thursday, Dec 4/5 Wednesday, 4:00 pm
Thursday, 4:00 pm
Ecology Center Seminar- Dr. Nyeema Harris, Assistant Professor, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN TBA

January 2020

Wednesday, Thursday, Jan 15/16 Wednesday, 4:00pm
Thursday, 4:00 pm
Ecology Center Seminar - Dr. John Fieberg, Associate Professor, Fisheries, Wildlife & Conservation Biology, Unviersity of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN.      TBA

 

February 2020

Wednesday, Thursday, Feb 12/13 Wednesday, 4:00 pm
Thursday, 4:00 pm
Ecology Center Seminar - Dr. Clare Aslan, Associate Director, Landscape Conservation Initiative & Assistant Professor, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ TBA 


March 
2020

Wednesday, Thursday, Mar 11/12 Wednesday, 4:00 pm
Thursday, 4:00 pm 
Ecology Center Seminar - Dr. Chelsea Wood, Assistant Professor, School of Aquatic & Fishery Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA.  TBA 

April 2020

Wednesday, Thursday, April 8/9 Wednesday, 4:00 pm
Thursday, 4:00 pm 
Ecology Center Seminar - Dr. Ivette Perfecto, George Willis Pack Professor, Environment & Sustainability, Unviersity of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.  TBA