Past Seminars & Lectures

Friday, April 21, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Alvaro Sánchez, Assistant Professor , Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology,
Topic: Towards a community ecology of the microbiome: coexistence, invasions and community function
Location: ESC 110

 

Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 12:30pm to Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 11:30am
Topic: Editing Nature Summit 2017 - www.editingnature.org

 

Friday, March 31, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Sarah Federman, Elizabeth Spriggs, and Katherine Mertes ,
Topic: Graduate Student Speed Talks
Location: ESC 110

 

Friday, March 3, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Roy Plotnick, Visiting Professor, Department of Geology & Geophysics, Yale University,
Topic: The Fossil Record of the Sixth Extinction
Location: ESC 110

 

Friday, February 24, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Jim Saiers, Clifton R. Musser Professor of Hydrology,
Topic: Changes in Freshwater Quality during Natural Gas Development of Pennsylvania’s Marcellus Shale by Hydraulic Fracturing
Location: ESC 110

 

Friday, February 17, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Noah Planavsky, Department of Geology & Geophysics,
Topic: Organic and carbonate carbon burial through Earth’s history
Location: ESC 110

 

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Prof. Peter B. deMenocal, Department of of Geology, Dean of Sciences, Columbia University and Director, Center for Climate and Life, Columbia University,
Topic: The Biggest Megadrought: The mid-Holocene (re)emergence of the Sahara Desert and its climatic and cultural impacts
Location: Kline Geology Laboratory 123

 

Friday, February 3, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Justina Ray, Executive Director and Senior Scientist, Wildlife Conservation Society-Canada
Topic: Carnivore conservation: the case of research informing policy for wolverines
Location: ESC 110

 

Friday, January 27, 2017 - 12:00am to 1:00pm
Robert Wallace, Edward P. Bass Distinguished Visiting Environmental Scholar, Wildlife Conservation Society
Topic: Conservation and Outreach in the Most Biologically Diverse Protected Area in the World: Madidi
Location: ESC 110

 

Friday, December 2, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Topic: Friday Noon Seminar: Innovations of pregnancy; the molecular and ecological consequences of pregnancy in reptiles and mammals
Location: ESC 110

 

Monday, November 28, 2016 - 4:00pm
Topic: The Biggest Megadrought: The mid-Holocene (re)emergence of the Sahara Desert and its climatic and cultural impacts
Location: ESC 110

 

Monday, November 14, 2016 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Topic: Drought in Africa's Sahel: Past, present, and future
Location: KGL 123

 

Friday, November 11, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Jason Lam, YIBS Donnelley Fellow, Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology,
Topic: Friday Noon Seminar: Towards a Sustainable Future: Converting Industrial Wastes to Renewable Feedstocks via Green Chemistry
Location: ESC 110

 

Monday, November 7, 2016 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Topic: Discovering Megadroughts Across the Northern Hemisphere from Long Tree-Ring Records: Climate Histories and Human Impacts During the Common Era
Location: KGL 123

 

Friday, November 4, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Topic: Friday Noon Seminar: The evolution of floral function: a physiological perspective
Location: ESC 110

 

Friday, October 28, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Topic: Friday Noon Seminar: Bridging the scale gap in climate science: global climate modeling, local land use, and fine-resolution remote sensing
Location: ESC 110

 

Monday, October 24, 2016 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Topic: The Future is Not The Past: Temperature and Drought in a Warmer World
Location: ESC 110

 

Friday, October 7, 2016 - 6:15pm
Test Friday Seminar,
Topic: Test Friday Seminar

 

Monday, October 3, 2016 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Topic: Robust changes in the large-scale circulation and increasing global dryness under global warming
Location: KGL 123

 

Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Randy Olson, scientist-turned-filmmaker
Topic: Communicating Science to Diverse Audiences
Location: Burke Auditorium, 195 Prospect Street, New Haven CT

 

Friday, April 29, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Topic: "Summer heat overwinters in the Arctic Ocean"
Location: ESC110

 

Friday, April 22, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Topic: "Niche construction, immuno-neuro public health and co-evolution: how Sapiens’ human colony circumvents extinction"
Location: ESC110

 

Friday, April 15, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Topic: "From the bees' eyes: working lands conservation and diversified agriculture"
Location: ESC110

 

Friday, April 8, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Topic: YIBS Vision Seminar: Eco-Evo at the Crossroads
Location: ESC110

 

Friday, April 1, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Topic: “Convection from sea ice”
Location: ESC110

 

Friday, March 11, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Topic: "Biodiversity and biogeography of tropical marine fishes"
Location: ESC110

 

Friday, February 26, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Topic: "Modeling geophysical attributes to estimate resilience and sustain diversity under climate change"
Location: KROON G01

 

Friday, February 12, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Topic: "Ecology and the challenge of Modernism"
Location: ESC110

 

Friday, February 5, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Topic: "Invasive plant — predator interactions undermine invader impact on native plant community”
Location: ESC110

 

Friday, January 22, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Topic: YIBS Communication Fellows
Location: ESC110