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Fall 2012 Seminar Series Schedule

September 4, 2012

TerreWEB Seminar Series – Fall 2012

Term 1

Location: Rm. 1221, Forest Sciences Centre, UBC Campus

Date & Time: Thursdays at 1:00 pm, September 6, 2012 – November 29, 2012

 

Month
Day
Speaker
Topic
September 6 Suzanne Simard, Julia Dordel, Julie Wilson Introduction to TerreWEB – Enhancing the Science
13 Randy Olson Storytelling as if your re-election or science funding depended on it
20 Claudia Goodine and Candis Callison Vancouver’s role in oil sands expansion: A journalistic approach to communicating environmental risks
27 Andrea Norris How do cavity‐nesting bird communities respond to large‐scale insect outbreaks?
October 4 Paige Olmsted Rio+20 and The Future We Want?
11 No seminar Workshop: Presentation Skills
18 Carmen Emmel, Gesa Meyer and Andy Black The Mountain Pine Beetle in Interior BC: Impacts on the Carbon and Water Balances of Lodgepole Pine Stands
25 Robert Woollard Global Health Implications of Climate Change
November 1 Federico Osorio The distribution and function of high-elevation plant communities and their response to climatic variability
8 Bob Woodham Science Communication: Data, Information, Knowledge, Public Policy
15 John Richardson Why biodiversity matters, and how we figure that out
22 Margaret Atwood In conjunction with UBC Terry Global Speaker Series. Click here for ticket info. Location: Chan Centre, UBC Time: 8:00 pm
29 Simon Donner Time change: 12:30 – 1:30 pm  Finding your place on the Science-Advocacy Continuum

 

 

 

 

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