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

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

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





February 10, 2012 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EST
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium: Ingassing and Outgassing of Terrestrial Carbon Through Time

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

Speaker: Rajdeep Dasgupta, Assistant Professor, Rice University





February 12, 2012 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm EST
Partnering for the Climate: An Artist/Scientist Mixer

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

Speakers: Various





February 15, 2012 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm EST
LDEO SG&T/MG&G Seminar: Microgeodynamic Modeling of Melt Retention and Migration

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

Speaker: Saswata Hier-Majumder, University of Maryland





February 15, 2012 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm EST
Master of Science in Sustainability Management: Online Information Session

This Information Session will take place Online.

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





February 16, 2012 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EST
IRI Climate Forecast Briefing

Columbia University, Lamont Campus, Monell Auditorium

Speakers: Various





February 16, 2012 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EST
Information Session: Undergraduate Major and Special Concentration in Sustainable Development

Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Hamilton Hall, Room 703

Speakers: Various.





February 16, 2012 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm EST
Energy Efficiency in the New York City Region, A Panel Discussion

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

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.





February 17, 2012 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EST
LDEO Division of Ocean and Climate Physics (DOCP): General Circulation of Coupled Ocean-Atmosphere - A Unified Theory

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

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





February 17, 2012 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EST
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium: Mass Balance Effects in Sedimentary Basins

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

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





February 21, 2012 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EST
DEES Thesis Proposal: Declining Mediterranean Rainfall During the Current and Last Century - Natural and Anthropogenic Mechanisms

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

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





February 23, 2012 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EST
Information Session: Undergraduate Major and Special Concentration in Sustainable Development

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

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.





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

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

Speakers: Various





February 24, 2012 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm EST
All Ivy Environmental and Sustainable Development Career Fair - Student Registration

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

Speaker: Various





February 24, 2012 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EST
LDEO Division of Ocean and Climate Physics (DOCP)

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

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





February 24, 2012 from 12:15 pm to 1:00 pm EST
LDEO Division of Biology and Paleo Environment (BPE) Spring Seminar Series: Journalists: Friend or Foe?

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

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





February 24, 2012 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EST
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium: "Biomarkers, Climate, Vegetation and Early Hominids at Olduvai Gorge in the Early Pleistocene"

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

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





February 27, 2012 from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm EST
LDEO Geodynamics Seminar

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

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





February 27, 2012 from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm EST
Columbia University Superfund Research Program Seminar Series: Challenges and Opportunities to Mitigate Arsenic Risks in Health, Water Supply and Agricultural Sector

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

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





February 27, 2012 from 6:10 pm to 8:10 pm EST
CERC Education Programs: Disease Ecology

Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Schermerhorn Extension, Room 1015

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





February 28, 2012 from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm EST
Sustainable Development Seminar Series: The Population Bomb--Defused or Still Ticking?

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

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.





February 28, 2012 from 6:10 pm to 8:10 pm EST
CERC Education Programs: Environmental Markets: The Nexus of Business, Regulation, and Sustainability

Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Schermerhorn Extension, Room 1015

Speaker: Richard Weihe, Managing Director, Karbone





February 29, 2012 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EST
LDEO Division of Ocean and Climate Physics (DOCP)

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

Speaker: Jonas Nycander, Department of Metereology, Stockholm University





February 29, 2012 from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm EST
Conflict Resolution Internship Fair

Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Alfred Lerner Hall Auditorium

Speakers: Various





March 02, 2012 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EST
LDEO Division of Ocean and Climate Physics (DOCP)

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

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





March 02, 2012 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EST
Undergraduate Program in Sustainable Development Brown Bag: the Role of Sustainability at Bloomberg

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

Speaker: Lee Ballin, Sustainability Manager, Bloomberg LP





March 02, 2012 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EST
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium: "In Deep Water: New Insights into Subduction-Zone Fluids"

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

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





March 06, 2012 from 12:10 pm to 1:10 pm EST
From the Front Line: Sustainability, Land Rights, Women's Rights, and Climate Change in Papua New Guinea

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

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





March 07, 2012 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm EST
LDEO SG&T/MG&G Seminar: Correlation of Late Miocene to Pliocene Climate Events between Antarctic Drill Sites using Physical Properties Data

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

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





March 07, 2012 from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm EST
LDEO Division of Ocean and Climate Physics (DOCP) PO Candidate talks

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

Speaker: Sylvia Cole, Woods Hole Oceonographic Institution





March 07, 2012 from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm EST
Online Information Session: Undergraduate Sustainable Development Program

This event will be Online.

Speakers: Various





March 07, 2012 from 6:10 pm to 8:40 pm EST
CERC Education Programs: Business Models: Strategies from Ecology and Evolution

Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Schermerhorn Extension, Room 1015

Speaker: David Meyers, Senior Analyst and Consultant





March 08, 2012 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm EST
IRI Seminar: Farming Systems in Latin America and the Caribbean - General Description and Drivers of Change

Columbia University, Lamont Campus, Monell Building, Room 205

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





March 09, 2012 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm EST
LDEO SG&T/MG&G Seminar: Numerical Simulations of Gravity Currents using Adaptive Meshes

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

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





March 09, 2012 from 12:15 pm to 1:00 pm EST
LDEO Division of Biology and Paleo Environment (BPE) Spring Seminar Series: Tales of El Nino and Tropical Pacific Climate told by Forams

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

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





March 09, 2012 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EST
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium: Twenty Years of ODP/IODP "CORK" Hydrological Observatories - An Overview of Designs, Operations, and Key Results

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

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