Department of Environmental Sciences Undergraduate Seminar Series
Please feel free to invite other students not in the course to attend as well.
Stephen A. Macko (firstname.lastname@example.org) 924-6849, Clark Hall 396
EVSC 4002 UNDERGRADUATE SEMINAR SERIES Fall 2021
"Undergraduate Research Opportunities at UVa's Blandy Experimental Farm"
Dr. David Carr, Professor
"Severe Weather in Virginia"
Mr. Travis Koshoko, Chief Meteorologist
"A Career Path from Studying Bat Mortalities and Wind Power to Deploying Smart Electrical Grid Technologies"
Ms. Bridget Wandelt, Manager
West Monroe Management Consulting
"Light at the End of the Tunnel: Challenge and Success in the Anacostia River Restoration"
Dr. Stephen MacAvoy, Professor and Chairman
Dept. of Environmental Sciences, American University
Mr. Callan Bentley, Assistant Professor of Geology
Piedmont Community College
Dr. Remy Hennet, Senior Principal
Dr. Michael Tuite, Research Manager
"Disposal of Radioactive Wastes in Deep Geological Repositories"
Dr. Tom Peake, Director
Center for Waste Management and Regulations
"Chicken Waste Contamination of Groundwater and Coastal Waters"
Dr. Keir Soderberg, Senior Geochemist
"Beyond the Farmer's Almanac"
Mr. Jim Duncan, Meteorologist
"A Trip Across the Arctic Ocean to the North Pole"
Dr. Erwin Bohmfalk, Chair Emeritus
Department of Environmental Sciences Seminar Series
August 26 | Virtual
Katharine Mach, University of Miami
"Climate risks and adaptations: integrating knowledge, making it actionable"
September 2 | Virtual
Francina Dominguez, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
Shuhai Xiao, Virginia Tech
Amy Hansen, University of Kansas
Leo Zulu, Michigan State University
Heather Throop, Arizona State University
Sally Pusede, University of Virginia
October 21 | In-person
Jacob Seeley, Harvard University
October 28 | In-person
Jonathan Martin, Dept. of Geological Sciences, University of Florida
November 11 | Virtual
Brad Rosenheim, University of South Florida
November 18 | In-person
Piyush Garg, Dept. of Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia
Thanksgiving - NO SEMINAR
December 2 | Virtual
Rachel Licker, Union of Concerned Scientists