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Events and Seminars

Fall 2014

Water Symposium - Water Infrastructure and Rebounding Cities
October 31, Kent State University Hotel and Conference Center
Click for the full agenda: eight speakers from Kent State and around the country, poster session, and keynote address by David Sedlak

Department of Biological Sciences

Noon in Cunningham Hall Room 101

  • August 29:  Lauren Kinsman-Costello, Kent State University, Biological Sciences
    Mud matters: Effects of hydrologic regime change on wetland sediment phosphorus retention
  • September 12:  Greg Smith, Kent State University, Biological Sciences
    Wildlife ecology and conservation in an urbanizing world
  • September 26:  Mike Dietze, Boston University
    The PEcAn project: A community platform for ecological forecasting
    A workshop to introduce use of PEcAn is scheduled 2-4 pm in Cunningham Hall Annex room A108!  Please click here for more details and to register for the workshop.
  • October 24:  Ralph Saporito, John Carrol University
    Chemical ecology and aposematism in poison frogs
  • November 21:  Hans Thewissen, NEOMED
    Anatomical research in order to understand the future of arctic whale populations in a changing climate

Department of Geology

1:15 pm in McGilvrey Hall Room 234

  • September 19: Joel Moore, Towson University
    A high salt diet: How stormwater management ponds affect road salt impacts on soils, groundwater, and streams
  • October 3:  Patricia Manley, Middlebury College
    Glacial lake discharges and abrupt climate change: Lake Champlain
  • October 10:  Dale Tshudy, Edinboro College
    Taxonomy and phylogeny of bizarre deep sea lobsters: collaboration of paleontologists and marine biologists
  • October 17:  David Costello, Kent State University, Biological Sciences
    Biogeochemistry and toxicity of metals in stream sediments
  • November 7:  John Lenhart, Ohio State University
    TBA

Department of Geography

2:30 pm in McGilvrey Hall Room 310 (snacks at 2 pm in the Raup Library)

  • October 3:  Nik Heynen, University of Georgia
    TBA
  • November 14:  Andrea Case, Kent State University, Biological Sciences
    TBA

Spring 2015

Department of Geography

2:30 pm in McGilvrey Hall Room 310 (snacks at 2 pm in the Raup Library)

  • January 23:  Reid Coffman, Kent State University, Landscape Architecture
    TBA
  • April 3:  Darla Munroe, Ohio State University
    TBA

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