Events

Mon, September 25
12:00 pm to 1:15 pm
Bell Hall, 5th Floor, Belfer Bldg, HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge

Energy Policy Research

The Consortium for Energy Policy Research presents "The Political Economy of Carbon Taxes" with Jerry Taylor, President, Niskanen Center.September 25, 2017
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Mon, September 25
12:00 pm
MCZ 101a Agassiz Room, 26 Oxford St., Cambridge

MCZ Lunchtime Seminar

"The Genome of the Brachiopod Lingula anatina and the Evolution of BMP Gradients in Dorsal-Ventral Patterning" by Yi-Jyun Luo, postdoctoral fellow, Srivastava Lab, Harvard University.September 25, 2017
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Mon, September 25
12:00 pm
Haller Hall (102), Geo Museum, 26 Oxford St., Cambridge

EPS Colloquium

“A New Theory of the Abyssal Ocean Circulation” by Raffaele Ferrari, Cecil and Ida Green Professor of Oceanography, Director of the Program in Atmospheres, Oceans, and Climate, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. September 25, 2017
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Mon, September 25
12:10 pm
Weld Hill Lecture Hall, 1300 Centre St., Boston

Arnold Arboretum Research Talk

Barnabas Daru, Post-doctoral Fellow, Davis Lab, will discuss "Processes Underlying Patterns of Phylogenetic Regionalization."September 25, 2017
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Mon, September 25
12:15 pm to 2:00 pm
100F Pierce Hall, 29 Oxford St., Cambridge

STS Circle at Harvard

"Crowdsourcing Memory: The 1947 Indian Partition" with Tarun Khanna (Harvard Business School).September 25, 2017
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Mon, September 25
4:15 pm to 5:45 pm
Allison Dining Room, 5th floor, Taubman Building, HKS, 15 Eliot St., Cambridge

Climate Change and the Arctic: Challenges and Opportunities

Join the Arctic Initiative for a conversation with Inuuteq Holm Olsen, Minister Plenipotentiary for Greenland and John P. Holdren, President Obama's Science Advisor and Co-Director of Belfer Center's Science, Technology, and Public Policy Program, on the tension between development and environmental protection in the Arctic, with a focus on indigenous people.September 25, 2017
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Tue, September 26
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.September 26, 2017
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Tue, September 26
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Haller Hall (102), 24 Oxford St., Cambridge

ESE/EPS Seminar: Anna M. Michalak

The Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences welcome Anna M. Michalak, Department of Global Ecology, Carnegie Institution for Science; Department of Earth System Science, Stanford University, for a talk on "Moving Water Quantity to Quality: Exploring Climate Impacts on Eutrophication."September 26, 2017
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Tue, September 26
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. September 26, 2017
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Wed, September 27
12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
S250, CGIS South, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge

VASI: Amazonian Vision for an Integrated Sustainability: Building Long-Term Opportunities for Collaborative, Community-Based Research

The David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies (DRCLAS) invites you for a discussion with Edgardo Gomez Pisco, VASI's Local Facilitator, and Nancy M. Dammann, VASI's International Facilitator. Moderated by Ned Strong, Executive Director, DRCLAS. September 27, 2017
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Wed, September 27
6:00 pm
Geo Lecture Hall (100), 24 Oxford St., Cambridge

HMNH Evolution Matters Lecture

HMNH hosts Jonathan Losos, Monique and Philip Lehner Professor for the Study of Latin America; Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology; Curator in Herpetology, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, for a talk and signing of his latest book "Improbable Destinies: Fate, Chance, and the Future of Evolution."September 27, 2017
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Thu, September 28
9:00 am to 12:30 pm
Radcliffe Gymnasium at the Knafel Center, 10 Garden St., Cambridge

Climate Change, Migration and Health

On behalf of the Harvard Global Health Institute, we are delighted to extend an invitation to our upcoming symposium, “Climate Change, Migration and Health." Ashish K. Jha, MD, MPH, Director of Harvard Global Health Institute will kick off the program at 9:00AM with opening remarks. The keynote will be delivered by Jennifer Leaning, MD, SMH, Director of FXB Center for Health and Human Rights, followed by two panels of experts. Continental breakfast and lunch provided.September 28, 2017
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Fri, September 29
8:30 am to 8:30 pm
Museum classroom 375 (formerly Room 310), 24 Oxford St., Cambridge

MSI Chalk Talk

Talk and discussion led by Katherine Lemon, Forsyth Institute. Coffee, tea, and pastries will be served. September 29, 2017
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Fri, September 29
12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Belfer Case Study Room, CGIS South, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge

Medical Humanities, Social Sciences, and the Environment Conference

The Harvard community is invited to attend the conference “Medical Humanities, Social Sciences, and the Environment” (29-30 September 2017). Scholars will be considering ways the medical humanities can respond to the challenges of environmental change and uncertainty in order to engage more fully the ecology of health, disease, and nature.September 29, 2017
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Fri, September 29
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Pierce 100F, 29 Oxford St., Cambridge

Atmospheric & Environmental Chemistry Seminar

Discussion by David Ridley.September 29, 2017
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Fri, September 29
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. September 29, 2017
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Sat, September 30
9:00 am to 2:30 pm
Yenching Common Room, 2 Divinity Ave, Cambridge

Medical Humanities, Social Sciences, and the Environment Conference

The Harvard community is invited to attend the conference “Medical Humanities, Social Sciences, and the Environment” (29-30 September 2017). Scholars will be considering ways the medical humanities can respond to the challenges of environmental change and uncertainty in order to engage more fully the ecology of health, disease, and nature. September 30, 2017
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Mon, October 02
12:00 pm
Haller Hall (102), Geo Museum, 24 Oxford St., Cambridge

EPS Colloquium

"Archaeology Meets Earth-Science in Modern Human Origins Research in Africa" with Christian A. Tryon, Associate Professor of the Social Sciences, Harvard University.October 2, 2017
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Mon, October 02
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 "Vehicle Electrification in China: Preferences, Policy, and Technology Trajectories" with John Helveston, Associate at the Institute for Sustainable Energy at Boston University. Lunch is provided.October 2, 2017
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Mon, October 02
12:10 pm
Weld Hill Lecture Hall, 1300 Centre St., Boston

Arnold Arboretum Research Talk

Jeannine Cavender-Bares, Professor, University of Minnesota, will discuss her research on using remote sensing tools to link aboveground functional attributes of plants and their diversity to belowground processes as part of a large-scale effort to remotely sense biodiversity and ecosystem processes.October 2, 2017
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Mon, October 02
12:15 pm to 2:00 pm
100F Pierce Hall, 29 Oxford St., Cambridge

STS Circle at Harvard

"Social Intelligence, Not Artificial Intelligence" with Alex Pentland (MIT Media Lab).October 2, 2017
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Tue, October 03
9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Wong Auditorium, MIT Sloan School, 2 Amherst Street, Cambridge

Common Goals, Uncommon Partners: Seeking Solutions to Reduce Methane Emissions

"COMMON GOALS, UNCOMMON PARTNERS: Seeking Solutions to Reduce Methane Emissions" with The Gas Leak Allies. The Gas Leaks Allies unconventional, interdisciplinary coalition of activists, researchers, utility executives, municipal leaders, natural gas experts, inventors, and mothers is finding solutions for the gas-leaking pipelines buried in our neighborhoods. Join them on October 3rd to hear results and recommendations, see new technologies, and learn about their unique collaboration. October 3, 2017
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Tue, October 03
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.October 3, 2017
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Tue, October 03
12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Gund 112, Gund Hall, GSD, 42-48 Quincy St., Cambridge

Design Discussion on Urbanization: Clare Lyster and Mason White

Clare Lyster and Mason White join Charles Waldheim, Daniel Ibañez, and others to discuss the recently released volume, Third Coast Atlas: Prelude to a Plan.October 3, 2017
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Tue, October 03
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. October 3, 2017
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Wed, October 04
3:30 pm
Pierce 100F, 29 Oxford St., Cambridge

China Project Research Seminar

"China’s Anthropogenic Methane Emissions: A Review of Current Bottom-Up Inventories" by Zhang Bo, Visiting Scholar, Harvard-China Project; Associate Professor, State Key Laboratory of Coal Resources and Safe Mining, China University of Mining & Technology (Beijing).October 4, 2017
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Wed, October 04
4:15 pm to 5:30 pm
Room L-382, 79 JFK St., HKS, Cambridge

Seminar in Environmental Economics and Policy

Cuicui Chen, Harvard University, will discuss "Navigating Market-Based Environmental Regulation: Lessons from the U.S. Acid Rain Program."October 4, 2017
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Thu, October 05
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Haller Hall
 (102), Geological Museum, 24 Oxford St., Cambridge

Department of Human Evolutionary Biology's Julia Booms Memorial Lecture

“This View of Life: Completing the Darwinian Revolution and Evolving the Future” by David Sloan Wilson, Distinguished Professor of Biological Sciences and Anthropology, Binghamton University.October 5, 2017
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Thu, October 05
4:00 pm
HUCE Seminar Room 440, MCZ, 26 Oxford St., Cambridge

Harvard Climate Seminar

Discussion by David Hodell, University of Cambridge.October 5, 2017
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Thu, October 05
4:00 pm
Biological Labs Lecture Hall, Room 1080, 16 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge

OEB Seminar

Marlene Zuk, University of Minnesota, will give a talk on "Rapid Evolution in Silence: Adaptive Signal Loss in the Pacific Field Cricket"October 5, 2017
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Fri, October 06
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. October 6, 2017
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Tue, October 10
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.October 10, 2017
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Tue, October 10
5:15 pm
Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston St., Boston

Boston Environmental History Seminar

The Massachusetts Historical Society hosts James Rice, Tufts University, who will give a talk on "Early American Environmental Histories" with comment by Chris Parsons, Northeastern University.October 10, 2017
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Tue, October 10
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. October 10, 2017
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Wed, October 11
12:10 pm
Weld Hill Lecture Hall, 1300 Centre St., Boston

Arnold Arboretum Research Talk

Mark Westoby, Australian Laureate Professor, Macquarie University, Australia, will discuss "The Trajectory of Plant Trait Ecology."October 11, 2017
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Wed, October 11
4:15 pm to 5:30 pm
Room L-382, 79 JFK St., HKS, Cambridge

Seminar in Environmental Economics and Policy

Antonio Bento, University of Southern California; Kenneth Gillingham, Yale University; and Kevin Roth, University of California, Irvine, will discuss "The Effect of Fuel Economy Standards on Vehicle Weight Dispersion and Accident Fatalities."October 11, 2017
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Thu, October 12
3:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Sanders Theater, 45 Quincy St., Cambridge

Foodbetter Harvard 2017

Foodbetter Harvard invites you to ask questions about the food system and how to improve it: how to grow better, eat better, shop better, conserve better . . . how to Foodbetter. Join a Lightning Round of 5-7 minute Foodbetter Ideas shared by a cross-section of the community, as well as a discussion about how industry leaders are reinventing the food system and their communities from their Boston-area restaurants.October 12, 2017
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Thu, October 12
4:15 pm
Knafel Center, 10 Garden Street, Cambridge

Social Justice and the New Food Activism

Lecture by Julie Guthman, 2017–2018 Frances B. Cashin Fellow, Radcliffe Institute; professor of social sciences, University of California, Santa Cruz.October 12, 2017
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Fri, October 13
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. October 13, 2017
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Mon, October 16
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 "Can Wholesale Power Markets Survive Subsidies?" with Joseph Bowring, President, Monitoring Analytics, and Independent Market Monitor, PJM. Lunch is provided.October 16, 2017
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Mon, October 16
12:10 pm
Weld Hill Lecture Hall, 1300 Centre St., Boston

Arnold Arboretum Research Talk

M. Alejandra Gandolfo-Nixon, Senior Research Associate, Cornell University, will discuss "Darwin’s “Damned Land”, A.K.A. Patagonia: A paleo(neo)botanist’s paradise"October 16, 2017
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Mon, October 16
12:15 pm to 2:00 pm
Room 100F, Pierce Hall, 29 Oxford Street, Cambridge

STS Circle at Harvard

"Making American Biomedicine: Science, Health, and the 'Paradox of NIH'" with Buhm Soon Park (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology).October 16, 2017
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Tue, October 17
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.October 17, 2017
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Tue, October 17
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. October 17, 2017
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Wed, October 18
4:15 pm to 5:30 pm
Room L-382, 79 JFK St., HKS, Cambridge

Seminar in Environmental Economics and Policy

James Hammitt and Fangli Geng, Harvard University, will discuss "Valuing Mortality Risk in China: Comparing Stated‑Preference Estimates from 2005 and 2016." October 18, 2017
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Thu, October 19
4:00 pm
Biological Labs Lecture Hall, Room 1080, 16 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge

OEB Seminar

Martin Nowak, Harvard University, Program for Evolutionary Dynamics, will give a talk on "Hamilton's Rule."October 19, 2017
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Fri, October 20
10:00 am
Weld Hill Lecture Hall, 1300 Centre St., Boston

Arnold Arboretum Research Talk

David Baum, Professor, University of Wisconsin, Madison, will discuss "Phylogenomic Insights into the Evolutionary History of Baobabs (Adansonia; Malvaceae)."October 20, 2017
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Fri, October 20
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. October 20, 2017
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Mon, October 23
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 "American Energy Policy: The Search for Common Ground" with Dan Poneman, President and CEO, Centrus Energy Corp; Senior Fellow, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs. Lunch is provided.October 23, 2017
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Mon, October 23
12:15 pm to 2:00 pm
Room 100F, Pierce Hall, 29 Oxford Street, Cambridge

STS Circle at Harvard

"Remapping Knowledge Exchange: Scientific Agriculture in Sonora, Mexico and Punjab, India" with Gabriela Soto Laveaga (Harvard, History of Science). October 23, 2017
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Tue, October 24
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.October 24, 2017
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Tue, October 24
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. October 24, 2017
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Wed, October 25
4:15 pm to 5:30 pm
Room L-382, 79 JFK St., HKS, Cambridge

Seminar in Environmental Economics and Policy

Jing Cao, Yangqin Weng, Tsinghua University, Valerie Karplus, Minghao Qiu, and Noelle Selin, MIT, will discuss "Are Co-Benefits Real? Interactions between Air Pollution and Greenhouse Gas Emissions Control in China."October 25, 2017
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Fri, October 27
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. October 27, 2017
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Mon, October 30
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 "HouseZero: A First-of-its-kind, Ultra-efficient Retrofit" with Ali Malkawi, Professor of Architectural Technology and Founding Director of the Harvard Center for Green Buildings and Cities. Lunch is provided. October 30, 2017
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Mon, October 30
12:10 pm
Weld Hill Lecture Hall, 1300 Centre St., Boston

Arnold Arboretum Research Talk

Richard Olmstead, Professor, University of Washington, will discuss his research on interpreting flowering plant evolution and biogeographic patterns through phylogenetic methods. October 30, 2017
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Mon, October 30
12:15 pm to 2:00 pm
Room 100F, Pierce Hall, 29 Oxford Street, Cambridge

STS Circle at Harvard

"How Much Poison is Too Much? Calculating Hazard in International Nutrition Programs and Commodity Trade" with Lucas Mueller (MIT HASTS). October 30, 2017
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Tue, October 31
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.October 31, 2017
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Tue, October 31
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. October 31, 2017
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Wed, November 01
4:15 pm to 5:30 pm
Room L-382, 79 JFK St., HKS, Cambridge

Seminar in Environmental Economics and Policy

Janhavi Nilekani, HEEP Pre-Doctoral Fellow, will discuss "Driving Down Demand for Diesel: Experimental Evidence from India on a Driver Training and Incentive Program."November 1, 2017
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Thu, November 02
4:00 pm
Biological Labs Lecture Hall, Room 1080, 16 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge

OEB Seminar

Deborah Gordon, Stanford University, will give a talk on "The Ecology of Collective Behavior"November 2, 2017
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Fri, November 03
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. November 3, 2017
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Mon, November 06
(All day)
Nov. 6: Amphitheater, Joseph B. Martin Conference Center, 77 Ave. Louis Pasteur, Boston Nov. 7: HKS, 79 JFK St., Cambridge

The Agriculture, Nutrition, Health, and the Environment in Africa conference

A conference for leaders, scientists, and students to highlight the intersection of nutrition and health, agriculture, and the environment in Africa toward solving complex health and development challenges.November 6, 2017
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Mon, November 06
12:10 pm
Weld Hill Lecture Hall, 1300 Centre St., Boston

Arnold Arboretum Research Talk

Tim Savas, Technical Associate, MIT Media Lab, will discuss "Digital Farming: Exploring the Intersection of Computation, Biology, and Photography at the MIT Media Lab."November 6, 2017
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Mon, November 06
12:15 pm to 2:00 pm
Room 100F, Pierce Hall, 29 Oxford Street, Cambridge

STS Circle at Harvard

"Privacy Default(s) by Design? Personal Data in Cybersecurity Information Sharing" with Paula Kift (Palantir). November 6, 2017
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Mon, November 06
12:30 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 "On a World Climate Assembly and the Social Cost of Carbon" with Martin Weitzman, Professor of Economics, Harvard. Lunch is provided. November 6, 2017
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Tue, November 07
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 7, 2017
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Tue, November 07
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 7, 2017
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Wed, November 08
4:00 pm
Biological Labs Lecture Hall, Room 1080, 16 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge

OEB Special Seminar

Detlef Weigel, Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology, will give a talk on "Genetics and Epigenetics of Adaptation to The Environment." November 8, 2017
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Fri, November 10
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. November 10, 2017
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Mon, November 13
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 "Charging Electric Cars—The Challenges" with Henry Lee, Jassim M. Jaidah Family Director of the Environment and Natural Resources Program, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, and Senior Lecturer in Public Policy, HKS. Lunch is provided. November 13, 2017
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Mon, November 13
12:10 pm
Weld Hill Lecture Hall, 1300 Centre St., Boston

Arnold Arboretum Research Talk

Jason Lando, Research Geneticist, USDA-ARS Grape Genetics Unit, will discuss his research on understanding the genetic and phenotypic aspects of environmental stress tolerance and adaptation. November 13, 2017
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Mon, November 13
12:15 pm to 2:00 pm
Room 100F, Pierce Hall, 29 Oxford Street, Cambridge

STS Circle at Harvard

"Splitting Up Diagnoses: A Sociological Study of Cancer Classification" with Moran Levy (Columbia, Sociology).November 13, 2017
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Tue, November 14
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 14, 2017
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Tue, November 14
5:15 pm
Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston St., Boston

Boston Environmental History Seminar

The Massachusetts Historical Society hosts Jacqueline Gonzalez, Historical Research Associates, who will give a talk on "Drafting the Cape Cod Formula" with comment by Steven Moga, Smith College.November 14, 2017
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Tue, November 14
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 14, 2017
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Thu, November 16
4:00 pm
Biological Labs Lecture Hall, Room 1080, 16 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge

OEB Seminar

Nicholas Strausfeld, The University of Arizona, will give a talk on "Arthropod Brains and Their Cambrian Antecedents: Correspondence, Divergence, and Evolutionary Stability."November 16, 2017
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Fri, November 17
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. November 17, 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
12:10 pm
Weld Hill Lecture Hall, 1300 Centre St., Boston

Arnold Arboretum Research Talk

TBA—coming soon!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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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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Tue, November 21
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 21, 2017
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Mon, November 27
12:10 pm
Weld Hill Lecture Hall, 1300 Centre St., Boston

Arnold Arboretum Research Talk

TBA—coming soon!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
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 28, 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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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 member's 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 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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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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Tue, December 05
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. December 5, 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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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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Harvard University
Center for the Environment

NEW! Address: 26 Oxford Street, 4th Floor, Cambridge
Email: huce@environment.harvard.edu
Phone: (617) 495-0368

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