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LDEO Division of Ocean and Climate Physics (DOCP): Darker, Wetter and Faster - Causes and Implications of Recent Trends of Mass Balance Over the Greenland Ice Sheet

Speaker: Marco Tedesco, Professor, City University of New York

Date: February 10, 2012 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Gary C. Comer Geochemistry Building, First Floor Seminar Room



LDEO Earth Science Colloquium: Ingassing and Outgassing of Terrestrial Carbon Through Time

Speaker: Rajdeep Dasgupta, Assistant Professor, Rice University

Date: February 10, 2012 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium



Partnering for the Climate: An Artist/Scientist Mixer

Speakers: Various

Date: February 12, 2012 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm EST

Location: The Noguchi Museum, 9-01 33rd Road (at Vernon Boulevard), Long Island City, New York



LDEO SG&T/MG&G Seminar: Microgeodynamic Modeling of Melt Retention and Migration

Speaker: Saswata Hier-Majumder, University of Maryland

Date: February 15, 2012 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Marine Biology/Seismology Building, Seismology Seminar Room



Master of Science in Sustainability Management: Online Information Session

Speaker: Steve Cohen, Director, M.S. in Sustainability Management Program, Executive Director, the Earth Institute

Date: February 15, 2012 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm EST

Location: This Information Session will take place Online.



IRI Climate Forecast Briefing

Speakers: Various

Date: February 16, 2012 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Lamont Campus, Monell Auditorium



Information Session: Undergraduate Major and Special Concentration in Sustainable Development

Speakers: Various.

Date: February 16, 2012 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Hamilton Hall, Room 703



Energy Efficiency in the New York City Region, A Panel Discussion

Speakers: Steve Cohen, Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer, Earth Institute, Columbia University; Jill Anderson, Director of Business Integration, NYPA; Rebecca Craft, Director of Energy Efficiency Programs at Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc.; Luke Falk, Sustainability Manager at The Related Companies; Jonathan Schrag, Deputy Commissioner of Energy, Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection; John Williams, Director of Energy Analysis, NYSERDA; Michael Winka, Director, New Jersey Clean Energy program.

Date: February 16, 2012 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm EST

Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus, Shapiro CEPSR, Davis Auditorium, Campus Level



LDEO Division of Ocean and Climate Physics (DOCP): General Circulation of Coupled Ocean-Atmosphere - A Unified Theory

Speaker: Hsien W. Ou, Adjunct Professor, Division of Ocean and Climate Physics, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, The Earth Institute, Columbia University

Date: February 17, 2012 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Gary C. Comer Geochemistry Building, First Floor Seminar Room



LDEO Earth Science Colloquium: Mass Balance Effects in Sedimentary Basins

Speaker: Chris Paola, CSE Distinguished Professor, University of Minnesota.

Date: February 17, 2012 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium



DEES Thesis Proposal: Declining Mediterranean Rainfall During the Current and Last Century - Natural and Anthropogenic Mechanisms

Speaker: Colin Kelley, Graduate Student, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences (DEES), Columbia University

Date: February 21, 2012 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Lamont Campus, Gary C. Comer Geochemistry Building, First Floor Seminar Room



Information Session: Undergraduate Major and Special Concentration in Sustainable Development

Speaker: Jason E. Smerdon, Interim Co-Director, Undergraduate Program in Sustainable Development, Lamont Assistant Research Professor, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Storke-Doherty Lecturer in Earth and Environmental Sciences Department, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Ocean & Climate Physics, Columbia University.

Date: February 23, 2012 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Alumni Center, Schapiro Room, 8th Floor



All Ivy Environmental and Sustainable Development Career Fair - Organization Registration, 8:00 to 10:00 am (Career Fair, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm)

Speakers: Various

Date: February 24, 2012 from 8:00 am to 10:00 am EST

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Low Memorial Library, The Rotunda



All Ivy Environmental and Sustainable Development Career Fair - Student Registration

Speaker: Various

Date: February 24, 2012 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Low Memorial Library, The Rotunda



LDEO Division of Ocean and Climate Physics (DOCP)

Speaker: Robert Pincus, Research Scientist, CIRES, University of Colorado

Date: February 24, 2012 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Gary C. Comer Geochemistry Building, First Floor Seminar Room



LDEO Division of Biology and Paleo Environment (BPE) Spring Seminar Series: Journalists: Friend or Foe?

Speaker: Daniel Grossman, Print, Radio, and Web Journalist

Date: February 24, 2012 from 12:15 pm to 1:00 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Gary C. Comer Geochemistry Building, First Floor Seminar Room



LDEO Earth Science Colloquium: "Biomarkers, Climate, Vegetation and Early Hominids at Olduvai Gorge in the Early Pleistocene"

Speaker: Katherine Freeman, Professor, Associate Head for Graduate Programs and Research, Department of Geosciences, Pennsylvania State University

Date: February 24, 2012 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium



LDEO Geodynamics Seminar

Speaker: Jeff J. McGuire, Associate Scientist w/ Tenure, Department of Geology and Geophysics, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Date: February 27, 2012 from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Marine Biology/Seismology Building, Seismology Seminar Room



Columbia University Superfund Research Program Seminar Series: Challenges and Opportunities to Mitigate Arsenic Risks in Health, Water Supply and Agricultural Sector

Speaker: Yan Zheng, Professor of Geochemistry, Queens College, City University of New York (CUNY); Adjunct Senior Research Scientist, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, The Earth Institute, Columbia University

Date: February 27, 2012 from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Health Sciences Campus, William Black Medical Research Building, Pharmacology Library, 7th Floor, Room 724, 650 West 168th Street, New York City



CERC Education Programs: Disease Ecology

Speaker: Peter Daszak, President, EcoHealth Alliance (formerly Wildlife Trust) & Adjunct Senior Research Scientist, Center for Environmental Research and Conservation (CERC), Columbia University

Date: February 27, 2012 from 6:10 pm to 8:10 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Schermerhorn Extension, Room 1015



Sustainable Development Seminar Series: The Population Bomb--Defused or Still Ticking?

Moderator: John Mutter, Director, PhD Program in Sustainable Development; Professor, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences; Professor, International and Public Affairs, Columbia University. Speakers: John Bongaarts, Vice President and Distinguished Scholar, Population Council; Joel E. Cohen, Director, Laboratory of Populations, Rockefeller University and the Earth Institute, Columbia University; Abby Rockefeller Mauz Professor of Populations, Rockefeller University and the Earth Institute, Columbia University; Professor, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Professor, Department of Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Biology, Professor, the School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University; Mark Montgomery, Professor of Economics, Stony Brook University, Senior Associate, Poverty, Gender, and Youth Program, Population Council; Hania Zlotnik, Former Director, Population Division, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, United Nations.

Date: February 28, 2012 from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Low Memorial Library, The Faculty Room



CERC Education Programs: Environmental Markets: The Nexus of Business, Regulation, and Sustainability

Speaker: Richard Weihe, Managing Director, Karbone

Date: February 28, 2012 from 6:10 pm to 8:10 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Schermerhorn Extension, Room 1015



LDEO Division of Ocean and Climate Physics (DOCP)

Speaker: Jonas Nycander, Department of Metereology, Stockholm University

Date: February 29, 2012 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Gary C. Comer Geochemistry Building, First Floor Seminar Room



Conflict Resolution Internship Fair

Speakers: Various

Date: February 29, 2012 from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Alfred Lerner Hall Auditorium



LDEO Division of Ocean and Climate Physics (DOCP)

Speaker:Dana Veron, Assistant Professor, College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment, University of Delaware

Date: March 02, 2012 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Gary C. Comer Geochemistry Building, First Floor Seminar Room



Undergraduate Program in Sustainable Development Brown Bag: the Role of Sustainability at Bloomberg

Speaker: Lee Ballin, Sustainability Manager, Bloomberg LP

Date: March 02, 2012 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Alumni Center, Schapiro Room, Eighth Floor



LDEO Earth Science Colloquium: "In Deep Water: New Insights into Subduction-Zone Fluids"

Speaker: Craig Manning, Professor, University of California, Los Angeles

Date: March 02, 2012 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium



From the Front Line: Sustainability, Land Rights, Women's Rights, and Climate Change in Papua New Guinea

Speaker: Rachel Sapery James, Marine Biologist, Social and Environmental Management Systems Officer, Bank South Pacific

Date: March 06, 2012 from 12:10 pm to 1:10 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, William and June Warren Hall, Room L107 (lower level)



LDEO SG&T/MG&G Seminar: Correlation of Late Miocene to Pliocene Climate Events between Antarctic Drill Sites using Physical Properties Data

Speaker: Trevor Williams, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, The Earth Institute, Columbia University

Date: March 07, 2012 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Seismology Seminar Room



LDEO Division of Ocean and Climate Physics (DOCP) PO Candidate talks

Speaker: Sylvia Cole, Woods Hole Oceonographic Institution

Date: March 07, 2012 from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Gary C. Comer Geochemistry Building, First Floor Seminar Room



Online Information Session: Undergraduate Sustainable Development Program

Speakers: Various

Date: March 07, 2012 from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm EST

Location: This event will be Online.



CERC Education Programs: Business Models: Strategies from Ecology and Evolution

Speaker: David Meyers, Senior Analyst and Consultant

Date: March 07, 2012 from 6:10 pm to 8:40 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Schermerhorn Extension, Room 1015



IRI Seminar: Farming Systems in Latin America and the Caribbean - General Description and Drivers of Change

Speaker: Walter Baethgen, Research Scientist and Director, Program for Latin America and the Caribbean, International Research Institute for Climate and Society (IRI), The Earth Institute, Columbia University

Date: March 08, 2012 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Lamont Campus, Monell Building, Room 205



LDEO SG&T/MG&G Seminar: Numerical Simulations of Gravity Currents using Adaptive Meshes

Speaker: Hannah Hiester, Postdoctoral Research Assistant, Department of Earth Science and Engineering, Imperial College London

Date: March 09, 2012 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Seismology Seminar Room



LDEO Division of Biology and Paleo Environment (BPE) Spring Seminar Series: Tales of El Nino and Tropical Pacific Climate told by Forams

Speaker: Tom Koutavas, Associate Professor, Department of Engineering Science and Physics, College of Staten Island

Date: March 09, 2012 from 12:15 pm to 1:00 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Gary C. Comer Geochemistry Building, First Floor Seminar Room



LDEO Earth Science Colloquium: Twenty Years of ODP/IODP "CORK" Hydrological Observatories - An Overview of Designs, Operations, and Key Results

Speaker: Keir Becker Professor, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, University of Miami

Date: March 09, 2012 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EST

Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium