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'Hazards, Disasters and Resiliency': SES Lightning Talks Series

Event Details

November 1, 2017
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center

Room: S240

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Free admission
Darci Connor Maresca

The School of Earth and Sustainability (SES) kicks off its second annual Lightning Talks Series. Eight SES faculty and an invited guest will come together and rapidly share an overview of their important work related to hazards, disasters and resiliency.

Presenters include eight SES faculty as well as an invited guest:

Michele Cooke – Department of Geosciences

Carey Clouse – Department of Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning

Dan Cooley – Stockbridge School of Agriculture

Joe Elkinton – Department of Environmental Conservation

Elisabeth Hamin – Department of Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning

Rick Harper – Department of Environmental Conservation

Christine Hatch – Department of Geosciences

Jeffrey Hescock – Environmental Health & Safety (guest)

Klaus Nüsslein – Department of Microbiology

Moderated by Professor Steve Goodwin, former dean of the College of Natural Sciences.




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