Events

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
Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 10:00am - 11:00am

The effects of lake shoreline and littoral habitat degradation on growth and recruitment of age-0 Largemouth Bass and the factors influencing riparian property owners' participation in shoreline conservation programs

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 8:00am - Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 5:00pm

In its fourth year, the Environmental Science and Policy Program's premier symposium series explores the challenges and opportunities we face in enhancing human well-being while protecting the environment. This symposium brings distinguished thinkers from around the world to explore what we know, what we need to know and what we must do as we move into a century of unprecedented environmental change, technological advancement and scale of human activity.

Monday, April 10, 2017 (All day)

People and landscapes in different places around the world are increasingly telecoupled through flows of information, matter, energy, organisms, and various types of capital (e.g., humans, financial). Such telecouplings (socioeconomic and environmental interactions over distances) can have profound impacts on landscape patterns.