Events

Mon, November 20
12:00 pm
Haller Hall (102), Geo Museum, 24 Oxford St., Cambridge

EPS Colloquium

"Reaction Infiltration Instabilities in Experiments on Mantle Rocks" with Assistant Professor Matej Pec from MIT.November 20, 2017
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Mon, November 20
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Bldg, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge

Energy Policy Seminar

The Consortium for Energy Policy Research presents "Regional Approaches to Carbon Emissions" with Stu Bresler, Executive Vice President, Operations and Markets, PJM Interconnection. Lunch is provided. November 20, 2017
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Mon, November 20
12:15 pm to 2:00 pm
Room 100F, Pierce Hall, 29 Oxford Street, Cambridge

STS Circle at Harvard

"Sonic Lawfare: The Jurisprudence of Weaponized Sound" with James Parker (Melbourne Law School). November 20, 2017
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Mon, November 20
12:30 pm to 1:45 pm
Cabot 702, The Fletcher School, 160 Packard Ave. Medford

CIERP Research Seminar with Kevin Knobloch

Kevin Knobloch, who has more than 37 years of experience in public policy, government, advocacy and media, and who serves as Chief of Staff at the U.S. Department of Energy, will present "The Relationship Between Clean Energy/Climate Policy and Expanding Corporate Markets."November 20, 2017
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Tue, November 21
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
HUCE Seminar Room 440, 26 Oxford St., Cambridge

Ecology Journal Club

Reading and discussion group on diverse topics in ecology. Visit the website for topics of discussion. All interested Harvard and MIT researchers are welcome and lunch is provided.November 21, 2017
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Thu, November 23
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
HUCE Seminar Room 440, 26 Oxford St., 4th Floor, Cambridge

Solar Geoengineering Research Reading Group

A weekly reading group, interspersed with more formal seminars, to deepen members' understanding of solar geoengineering research. Lunch is provided. November 23, 2017
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Thu, November 23
7:00 pm
PBHA Shepard Room, 1 Harvard Yard, Cambridge

EAC Meeting

The Harvard College Environmental Action Committee seeks to help achieve a sustainable world and protect the environment for its human and non-human inhabitants. November 23, 2017
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Mon, November 27
12:00 pm
Haller Hall (102), Geo Museum, 24 Oxford St., Cambridge

EPS Colloquium

Speaker TBD.November 27, 2017
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Mon, November 27
12:10 pm
Weld Hill Lecture Hall, 1300 Centre St., Boston

Arnold Arboretum Research Talk

Discussion by Isabelle Chuine, Centre d'Ecologie Fonctionnelle & Evolutive, and Harvard Bullard Fellow on “Let the Niche Be Functional: a Process-Based Approach of the Niche to Forecast the Fate of Species in Future Climate.” Seminars are free and open to the public; no pre-registration is required. Join seminar remotely. November 27, 2017
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Mon, November 27
12:15 pm to 2:00 pm
Room 100F, Pierce Hall, 29 Oxford Street, Cambridge

STS Circle at Harvard

"Grapes from Zion: Biblical Prophesy and Quality Wine in the West Bank" with Ian McGonigle (Harvard, Anthropology). November 27, 2017
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Tue, November 28
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
HUCE Seminar Room 440, 26 Oxford St., Cambridge

Ecology Journal Club

Reading and discussion group on diverse topics in ecology. Visit the website for topics of discussion. All interested Harvard and MIT researchers are welcome and lunch is provided.November 28, 2017
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Tue, November 28
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Harvard Global Health Institute, 42 Church St., Cambridge

Climate Change and Global Health Seminar

The Harvard Global Health Institute presents "New Perspectives on Urban Heat" with John Spengler, Professor of Environmental Health and Human Habitation, HSPH. November 28, 2017
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Tue, November 28
6:30 pm to 8:45 pm
CGIS South, Tsai Auditorium, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA

Film Screening: "Plastic China"

The Harvard-China Project on Energy, Economy and Environment, SEAS; Environment in Asia Series, Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies; and Emergent Visions Film Screening Series, Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies, present the Boston-area premiere of Plastic China, followed by a Q&A via Skype with director WANG Jiuliang with the audience moderated by Professor ZHANG Ling of Boston College and the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies. The discussion will be interpreted by Canaan Morse, a Ph.D. candidate in Chinese Literature at Harvard. November 28, 2017
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Wed, November 29
3:30 pm to 4:45 pm
Pierce 100F, 29 Oxford St., Cambridge

China Project Seminar

"Energy Systems Integration: An International and Institutional Challenge & Opportunity" by Mark O'Malley, Professor of Electrical Engineering, School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, University College Dublin (UCD); Founding Director, Electricity Research Center. Co-sponsored by the China Project, Harvard Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, and the Consortium for Energy Policy Research, Harvard Kennedy School.November 29, 2017
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Wed, November 29
4:00 pm
Geo Lecture Hall (100), 24 Oxford St., Cambridge

Hope and Despair: Communicating an Uncertain Future

The Harvard University Center for the Environment presents the next and final installment of the Ecological Systems in the Anthropocene Series, featuring Nancy Knowlton, Sant Chair for Marine Science, Smithsonian Institution; Cam Webb, Research Affiliate, University of Alaska, Fairbanks; Nikhil Advani, Lead Specialist, Climate, Communities and Biodiversity, World Wildlife Fund; David Wallace-Wells, Author of "The Unhabitable Earth," New York Magazine; and moderated by Elizabeth Wolkovich, Assistant Professor, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University. November 29, 2017
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Thu, November 30
11:00 am
Harvard Forest Seminar Room, 324 N Main St., Petersham

Harvard Forest Seminar

Discussion by Isabelle Chuine, Centre d'Ecologie Fonctionnelle & Evolutive, and Harvard Bullard Fellow on “Let the Niche Be Functional: a Process-Based Approach of the Niche to Forecast the Fate of Species in Future Climate.” November 30, 2017
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Thu, November 30
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
HUCE Seminar Room 440, 26 Oxford St., 4th Floor, Cambridge

Solar Geoengineering Research Reading Group

A weekly reading group, interspersed with more formal seminars, to deepen members' understanding of solar geoengineering research. Lunch is provided. November 30, 2017
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Thu, November 30
4:00 pm
Biological Labs Lecture Hall, Room 1080, 16 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge

OEB Seminar

Sheila Patek, Duke University, will give a talk on "From Fast to Ultra-Fast: The Biological World of Extreme Movement."November 30, 2017
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Thu, November 30
7:00 pm
PBHA Shepard Room, 1 Harvard Yard, Cambridge

EAC Meeting

The Harvard College Environmental Action Committee seeks to help achieve a sustainable world and protect the environment for its human and non-human inhabitants. November 30, 2017
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Fri, December 01
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
HUCE Seminar Room 440, MCZ, 26 Oxford St., 4th floor, Cambridge

Harvard Energy Journal Club

A student-led club that meets weekly to deepen members' understanding of the technical details of energy technology and science. Pizza lunch is provided. December 1, 2017
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Mon, December 04
12:00 pm
Haller Hall (102), Geo Museum, 24 Oxford St., Cambridge

EPS Colloquium

Dr. Itay Halevy from Weizmann Institute of Sciences will lead this discussion.December 4, 2017
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Mon, December 04
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Bldg, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge

Energy Policy Seminar

The Consortium for Energy Policy Research presents "Mitigation Versus Solar Geoengineering: Role of Risk Aversion and Time Preference" with Mariia Belaia, Post-doctoral Fellow, John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard. Lunch is provided. December 4, 2017
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Mon, December 04
12:10 pm
Weld Hill Lecture Hall, 1300 Centre St., Boston

Arnold Arboretum Research Talk

Anurag Agrawal, Professor, Cornell University, will discuss "Trade-offs in Evolutionary Ecology."December 4, 2017
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Mon, December 04
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Emerson Hall, Room 105, 25 Quincy St., Cambridge

Contested Environments: India’s Environmental Movement and the Politics of Change

The STS Program at HKS presents a lecture by Sunita Narain, Centre for Science and Environment, New Delhi, and a panel discussion featuring Sunil Amrith, Mehra Family Professor of South Asian Studies, Harvard University; Jody Freeman, Archibald Cox Professor of Law and Director, Environmental Law Program, Harvard Law School; David S. Jones, A. Bernard Ackerman Professor of the Culture of Medicine, Harvard University, as part of the Science & Democracy Series.December 4, 2017
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Mon, December 04
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Hunnewell Bldg., Arnold Arboretum, 125 Arborway, Boston

Of Monarchs and Milkweed: A Story of Coevolution, Cultural History, and Conservation

The Arnold Arboretum welcomes Anurag Agrawal, PhD, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, who will give a talk on "Of Monarchs and Milkweed: A Story of Coevolution, Cultural History, and Conservation."December 4, 2017
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Tue, December 05
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
HUCE Seminar Room 440, 26 Oxford St., Cambridge

Ecology Journal Club

Reading and discussion group on diverse topics in ecology. Visit the website for topics of discussion. All interested Harvard and MIT researchers are welcome and lunch is provided.December 5, 2017
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Wed, December 06
3:30 pm to 4:45 pm
Pierce 100F, 29 Oxford St., Cambridge

China Project Seminar

The Harvard-China Project hosts Cao Jing, Visiting Scholar, Harvard-China Project; Associate Professor, Department of Economics, School of Economics and Management, Tsinghua University who will discuss "China's Top 1000 and 10,000 Energy-Consuming Enterprises Program: Effectiveness, Compliance, and Lessons."December 6, 2017
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Thu, December 07
11:00 am
Harvard Forest Seminar Room, 324 N Main St., Petersham

Harvard Forest Seminar

Discussion by Nicole St. Clair Knobloch, Harvard Bullard Fellow.December 7, 2017
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Thu, December 07
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
HUCE Seminar Room 440, 26 Oxford St., 4th Floor, Cambridge

Solar Geoengineering Research Reading Group

A weekly reading group, interspersed with more formal seminars, to deepen members' understanding of solar geoengineering research. Lunch is provided. December 7, 2017
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Fri, December 08
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
100F Pierce Hall, 29 Oxford St., Cambridge

Atmospheric & Environmental Chemistry Seminar

Johannes Orphal, Director, Institute for Meteorology and Climate Research (IMK) at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany, will lead this Atmospheric & Environmental Chemistry Seminar. December 8, 2017
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Fri, December 08
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
HUCE Seminar Room 440, MCZ, 26 Oxford St., 4th floor, Cambridge

Harvard Energy Journal Club

A student-led club that meets weekly to deepen member's understanding of the technical details of energy technology and science. Pizza lunch is provided. December 8, 2017
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Mon, December 11
12:10 pm
Weld Hill Lecture Hall, 1300 Centre St., Boston

Arnold Arboretum Research Talk

Sonia Sultan, Professor, Wesleyan University, will discuss "Plasticity in Polygonum:  Eco-Devo Insights to Adaptive Diversity."December 11, 2017
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Tue, December 12
5:15 pm
Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston St., Boston

Boston Environmental History Seminar

The Massachusetts Historical Society hosts Hannah Anderson, University of Pennsylvania, who will discuss "Lived Botany: Settler Colonialism, Household Knowledge Production, and Natural History in Eighteenth-Century Pennsylvania" with comment by Thomas Wickman, Trinity College.December 12, 2017
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Thu, December 14
11:00 am
Harvard Forest Seminar Room, 324 N Main St., Petersham

Harvard Forest Seminar

Discussion by Valerie Pasquarella, University of Massachusetts.December 14, 2017
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Thu, December 14
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
HUCE Seminar Room 440, 26 Oxford St., 4th Floor, Cambridge

Solar Geoengineering Research Reading Group

A weekly reading group, interspersed with more formal seminars, to deepen members' understanding of solar geoengineering research. Lunch is provided. December 14, 2017
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Tue, January 16
5:15 pm
Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston St., Boston

Boston Environmental History Seminar

The Massachusetts Historical Society hosts Jeffrey Egan, University of Connecticut, who will discuss "The Fight Before the Flood: Rural Protest and the Debate Over Boston’s Quabbin Reservoir, 1919-1927" with comment by Karl Haglund, Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation. January 16, 2018
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Tue, February 13
5:15 pm
Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston St., Boston

Boston Environmental History Seminar

The Massachusetts Historical Society hosts Benjamin Kochan, Boston University, who will discuss "Governor Francis W. Sargent: Fisheries Manager" with comment by Brian Payne, Bridgewater State University. February 13, 2018
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