Events

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 8:00am - 8:30pm

A wide array of topics will be discussed in more than 20 oral presentations while others will present the results of their research as part of the poster session. While there are too many topics to list all of them, they include a great representation of the full breadth of the department.

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 3:30pm
Monday, December 11, 2017 (All day) - Friday, December 15, 2017 (All day)

Interactions among coupled human and natural systems are increasing in extent and intensity. While distant interactions have long existed, they have increased sharply in recent decades, with the growth in trade, migration, cross-border flows of knowledge and capital. These ‘telecouplings’ have both short- and long-term effects on the natural (e.g., natural ecosystems and their services, land cover, biodiversity) and human (e.g., sociodemographic, economic, cultural) components of coupled systems and their feedbacks.

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 8:00am - 10:30am

With a career in the U.S. Coast Guard focused on Arctic Study and Policy, Lawson Brigham was awarded the American Polar Society’s 2015 Polar Medal and was recently appointed to the National Academies Polar Research Board. Having commanded several icebreaker Arctic & Antarctic expeditions, Dr. Brigham served as chief of Strategic Planning at Coast Guard Headquarters in Washington, D.C. and chaired the Arctic Council’s Arctic Marine Shipping Assessment. A prominent scholar in Arctic Maritime, Dr.

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 3:30pm

Shane Mahoney lecture at MSU

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 6:15pm

Ms. Bauman has worked as a journalist for such esteemed publications as the Anchorage Daily News, the Associated Press, and the Tundra Times. She is currently working for Fishermen’s News, where she examines the commercial fishing industry, fisheries, and the environment. The event will focus on climate change, fisheries, the Arctic, wildlife, and environmental issues, with a Q&A session where students are welcome to ask whatever questions they’d like about Ms. Bauman, her experiences, her opinions, or her life as a journalist.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Webinar: A Decision-Support Tool for Trout Management
A new decision-support tool, developed by 2016 Science to Action Fellow Andrew Carlson, is aimed at helping Michigan fisheries professionals sustain coldwater stream trout populations amidst climate change. Join the National Climate Change & Wildlife Science Center for a webinar on Wednesday, August 16 at 3 PM EDT to learn about the development of this tool and its surprising, management-relevant findings.

Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 2:00pm
Monday, July 31, 2017 - 9:00am
Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 5:00pm - 6:30pm