Five College Geology Lecture Series: David Montegomery

Event Details

October 28, 2016
3:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center

Room: S-211

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Free admission
Contact:
Julie Brigham-Grette
413-545-2286

As a geologist and geomorphologist, David Montegomery, a MacArthur Fellow, will explore the journey of he and his wife Anne Bikle, an ecologist, in the relationship between soil microbes and health. Montegomery presents his talk titled “The Hidden Half of Nature.”

The talk will be of interest to earth scientists, ecologists and those interested in agriculture and food science.  

Copies of their book for signing will be on sale through the Campus Book store at the lecture. Open to the public and campus community. 

 

Directions:

The Integrative Learning Center is located in the center of campus, between the campus pond and the Campus Center.