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 (email@example.com) 924-6849, Clark Hall 396
Lauren Simkins (firstname.lastname@example.org) 924-3964, Clark Hall 205
EVSC 4002 UNDERGRADUATE SEMINAR SERIES Fall 2020
"Undergraduate Research Opportunities at UVA's Blandy Experimental Farm"
Dr. David Carr, Professor and Director
"Changes in the Timing of the Seasons"
Mr. Jerry Stenger, State Climatology Office
"Mapping and Reconnaissance Imager, Night Enhanced (Marine Scout) for Sensing Oil Spills and other Contaminants"
Dr. Sunnie Capelle, Chief Scientist
Land Integration Division, QinetiQ
"Light at the End of the Tunnel: Challenge and Success in the Anacostia River Restoration, Washington, DC"
Dr. Stephen MacAvoy, Professor and Chairman
Dept. of Environmental Sciences, American University
"Environmental Politics in the Election of 2020"
Mr. Robert Gibson
Cooper Center, University of Virginia
Mr. Paul Bugas
"Antarctica: A Trip Around the Bottom of the World"
Dr. Erwin Bohmfalk, Chair Emeritus
"Sea Level Rise and the Last Beach"
Dr. Orrin Pilkey, James B. Duke Professor Emeritus
"Tracking 'Dust in the Wind' with NASA's Novel Instrumentation"
Dr. Robert Swap, Associate Director, Mission Planning
NASA Goddard Spaceflight Center
"The material culture of the Vikings, who could be farmers, traders, and pirates all in the same day"
Dr. Donald Fry, Professor Ret.
Dept. of English, University of Virginia and Stony Brook University
"Environmental Causes and Government Administration"
Dr. Jonah Fogel, Program Manager
"Navigating Environmental Science Careers"
Dr. Cora Ann Johnston, Site Manager
Dept. of Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia
Department of Environmental Sciences Seminar Series
Melissa Hey, Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia (Ph.D. seminar)
"Consequences of artificial light at night for terrestrial organisms and communities"
Asmeret Asefaw Berhe, Environmental Systems, UC Merced
"Role of Erosion in Soil Carbon Sequestration"
Christine Fantasia-Buscher, Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia (Ph.D. seminar)
during its early life stages"
Da Yang, University of California, Davis and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Chris Patrick, Department of Biological Sciences, Virginia Institute of Marine Science
Charles Harvey, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Jorge Abad, University of Engineering and Technology (UTEC), Peru
Danielle Wood, Media Lab and Space Enabled Group, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
"Sustainability in Space and on Earth: Research Initiatives of the Space Enabled Research Group"
Clara Deser, Climate and Global Water Dynamics Division, National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) (Moore Lecture)
Alyssa Atwood, Department of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences, Florida State University
Kimberly Huppert, German Research Center for Geosciences (GFZ)
Caitlin D. Wylie, Assistant Professor, Program in Science, Technology and Society, University of Virginia
contribute to research"
Andrew Rypel, Department of Wildlife, Fish, and Conservation Biology, UC Davis