2015 Fall Term Series

Thu Sep 17 2015 04:10 PM  Thu Sep 17 2015 06:00 PM

The Politics of Open Spaces: Energy Resource Contestation in the Canadian North

Rm.149(basement), Earth Sciences Building, 5 Bancroft Ave.

KATE NEVILLE, Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science and School of the Environment, University of Toronto

Please note this seminar will be held on Thursday. 

Wed Sep 30 2015 04:10 PM  Wed Sep 30 2015 06:00 PM

The Optimistic Environmentalist: Progressing Towards a Greener Future

Rm.149(basement), Earth Sciences Building, 5 Bancroft Ave.

DAVID R. BOYD, Adjunct Professor, Simon Fraser University and the University of British Columbia

Wed Oct 07 2015 04:10 PM  Wed Oct 07 2015 06:00 PM

Global Capture Fisheries as a Food Production System: Icelandic Perspectives

Rm.149(basement), Earth Sciences Building, 5 Bancroft Ave.

GRIMUR VALDIMARSSON, Senior Advisor to the Icelandic Minister of Fisheries and Agriculture, former Director of the Fish Products and Industry Division, UN Food and Agriculture Organization

Wed Oct 14 2015 04:10 PM  Wed Oct 14 2015 06:00 PM

1)Pollution Probe and the Survival Day Time Capsule: A Brief History 2)Building the Climate Justice Movement on University Campuses

Rm.149(basement), Earth Sciences Building, 5 Bancroft Ave.

1) RYAN O’CONNOR, Associate Member of the Centre for Environment, Heritage and Policy, University of Stirling, UK
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2) BEN DONATO-WOODGER, BA, Social Anthropology, University of Toronto, 2015

Wed Oct 21 2015 07:00 PM  Wed Oct 21 2015 09:00 PM

An Evening with DR. VANDANA SHIVA, including a screening of the short film “The Living Seed”.

Isabel Bader Theatre, 93 Charles St West

Please note the change in location and time for this event.

Wed Nov 04 2015 04:10 PM  Wed Nov 04 2015 06:00 PM

What Fish Tells Us About Contaminants in Our Environment?

Rm.149(basement), Earth Sciences Building, 5 Bancroft Ave.

SATYENDRA BHAVSAR, Research Scientist, Ontario Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change, and Adjunct Professor, School of the Environment, UofT

Wed Nov 18 2015 04:10 PM  Wed Nov 18 2015 06:00 PM

Monitoring the Natural Attenuation of Chlorinated Benzenes in Contaminated Groundwater and Sediments

Rm.149(basement), Earth Sciences Building, 5 Bancroft Ave.

ELODIE PASSEPORT, Assistant Professor, Departments of Civil Engineering & Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry, University of Toronto

Wed Dec 02 2015 04:10 PM  Wed Dec 02 2015 06:00 PM

1)The Role of the Animal in Spectacle-Based Performance 2)Remote Sensing of Greenhouse Gases in the High Arctic

Rm.149(basement), Earth Sciences Building, 5 Bancroft Ave.

1) NATALIE  FRIJIA, PhD Candidate, Drama, Theatre & Performance Studies and Environmental Studies, School of the Environment, University of Toronto

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2) JOSEPH MENDONCA, PhD Candidate, Department of Physics and Environmental Studies, School of the Environment, University of Toronto

Wed Dec 09 2015 04:10 PM  Wed Dec 09 2015 06:00 PM

Oil Palm, Water, and the People: Socio-ecological impacts of the oil palm boom in Northern Guatemala

Rm.149(basement), Earth Sciences Building, 5 Bancroft Ave.

PRESENTERS:

JULIO MORALES, Associate Professor and Research Station Director, School of Biology, San Carlos University in Guatemala

CARLOS AVENDANO, Professor at the School of Biology in San Carlos University in Guatemala.

OSCAR ROJAS, prize-winning undergraduate thesis student recognized for his academic excellence at the School of Biology in San Carlos University in Guatemala