Seminar | February 1 | 12-1 p.m. | 132 Mulford Hall
Carolyn Merchant shares her lecture, "The Anthropocene: The Age of Humanity".
Lecture | February 1 | 5:30-8:30 p.m. | David Brower Center
2150 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94704
Wildlife photojournalist and National Geographic fellow Joe Riis, who has documented the migrations of pronghorn, mule deer, and elk in Wyoming for more than a decade, will give a multimedia presentation and book signing of his new book, Yellowstone Migrations. A reception begins at 5:30 pm with the program at 6:30 pm.
Workshop | February 7 | 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. | 112 Hilgard Hall
Haven Bourque, Founder, HavenBMedia
Session 3: Engaging with the Media
Free. RSVP online.
Seminar | February 7 | 12-1 p.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, 3101 VLSB, Grinnell-Miller Library
MVZ Lunch is a graduate level seminar series (IB264) based on current and recent vertebrate research. Professors, graduate students, staff, and visiting researchers present on current and past research projects. The seminar meets every Wednesday from 12- 1pm in the Grinnell-Miller Library. Enter through the MVZ's Main Office, 3101 Valley Life Sciences Building, and please let the receptionist... More >
ESPM Graduate Students Guest Speaker: Karl Jacoby: Professor, Dept. of History and Center for the Study of Ethnicity and Race - Columbia University
Seminar | February 8 | 12-1 p.m. | 132 Mulford Hall
Karl Jacoby shares his talk "Thinking about Nature in Time: Lessons from Environmental History"
Workshop | February 13 | 7-8 p.m. | TBA Dwinelle Hall
Heidi Obermeit, Recycling Program Manager, City of Berkeley Dept of Public Works
Do you live in a building with 5+ units?
Lecture | February 14 | 12-1 p.m. | 201 Moses Hall
Henry Thomson, chool of Politics & Global Studies at Arizona State University
One of the most salient cleavages to be managed in developing nations is between cities and the countryside, and it plays itself out in markets for agricultural produce and food. Agricultural policy is a trade-off between rural and urban interests and results from different types of governments attempting to remain in power by addressing the competing claims of these constituencies. Policies go... More >
Seminar | February 15 | 12-1 p.m. | 132 Mulford Hall
Angela Hodge, Dept.of Biology, University of York (UK)
IB Seminar: Sympatric speciation, diabolical extinction, and gene flow in some of the simplest ecosystems on earth
Seminar | February 15 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 2040 Valley Life Sciences Building
Christopher Martin, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Special Event | February 17 | 8:15 a.m.-1:15 p.m. | Mulford Hall, We will meet at the traffic circle below Mulford, and drive to MLK Shoreline Park from there
Society for Conservation Biology, Berkeley
Society for Conservation Biology, Berkeley Chapter, is arranging transport from campus and picnic lunch for a group of Berkeley volunteers to aid Save the Bay in their wetland restoration mission
Meeting | February 21 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | 139 Mulford Hall
Jon Jarvis, Executive Director, Institute for Parks, People, and Biodiversity; Patrick Gonzalez, Principal Climate Change Scientist, U.S National Park Service; Sarah Allen, Science Program Lead, U.S. National Park Service
The Institute for Parks, People, and Biodiversity is excited to announce an opportunity for students to join Jon Jarvis, Sarah Allen, and Patrick Gonzalez for a monthly one hour event where they can ask questions and seek advice about the National Park Service, climate change, careers, conservation, and much more. Space is limited, you must RSVP to attend the event.
Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate
Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate
Seminar | February 22 | 12-1 p.m. | 132 Mulford Hall
David Lewis, Department of Applied Economics, Oregon State University - "The intersection . between climate adaptation, mitigation and natural resources: An empirical analysis of forest management"
Seminar | February 27 | 9-9:30 a.m. | Barrows Hall, Radio broadcast, ON-AIR ONLY, 90.7 FM
Kaitlyn Gaynor, PhD Candidate, Department of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management; Erik Sathe, PhD Candidate, Department of Integrative Biology
Kaitlyn Gaynor speaks on The Graduates about her work observing large mammals in Mendocino County, Kenya, and Mozambique. Kaitlyn studies interactions between humans and nature.
Lecture | February 27 | 4-5 p.m. | 190 Doe Library
Spatial data collection, analysis and visualization has changed dramatically in the last decade. We now have, for example, high spatial and temporal resolution imagery, integrated smart phones as data collectors, and cloud-based analytical platforms to work with. Collectively, these developments make up our 21st century mapping toolkit that is in increasing demand to address contemporary... More >