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SES Lightning Talk Series: Cycles that Connect Us

Event Details

February 28, 2018
4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center

Room: S240

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Darci Connor Maresca

Next up in the SES Lightning Talks Series is an exciting lineup of faculty who study cycles from micro to macro scales in the natural world as well as the built environment. In an electrifying format of speedy presentations, faculty will take us on a tour of their research from a single point through a whole system. In a short hour and a half, you will learn about cycles in landscapes, fisheries, crop systems, marine hydrothermal vents, urban ecosystems, and beyond.

Presenters include:

Jack Ahern – Department of Landscape Architecture & Regional Planning

Brian Cheng – Department of Environmental Conservation

Masoud Hashemi – Stockbridge School of Agriculture

James Holden – Department of Microbiology

Adrian Jordaan – Department of Environmental Conservation

Geunhwa Jung – Stockbridge School of Agriculture

Isaac Larsen – Department of Geosciences

Steven Petsch – Department of Geosciences

Rob Wick – Stockbridge School of Agriculture

Moderated by Dr. Christine Hatch, Geosciences Extension Associate Professor, Research-Extension Liaison, Eureka! Girls Inc. Program Coordinator.


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