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SES Lightning Talks Series: 'What Drives Us'

Event Details

March 21, 2018
4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center

Room: S240

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Free admission
Darci Connor Maresca

The final lecture in the SES Lightning Talks series of the year features a variety of faculty, who study systems that drive us. Faculty will take us on a tour of their research in a speedy format of 7-minute presentations. In a short hour and a half,  learn about the interconnections between communities, clean energy, transportation, sustainable farming practices, urban food systems, and microbes

Presenters include:

Alison Bates, Environmental Conservation

Elizabeth Brabec, Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning

Dwayne Breger, Environmental Conservation, Clean Energy Extension

Amanda Brown, Stockbridge School of Agriculture

Dan Cooley, Stockbridge School of Agriculture

Kristen DeAngelis, Microbiology

Wayne Feiden, Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning

Justin Richardson, Geosciences

Qian Yu, Geosciences

Moderated by Anita Milman, associate professor, Environmental Conservation



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