Events

    2022 Sep 13

    Arnold Arboretum Director’s Series

    7:00pm

    Location: 

    Livestream & Weld Hill Research Building, 1300 Centre St., Boston

    "Journeys: The Arnold Arboretum Meets the World’s Plants and Peoples" with panelists Yota Batsaki, Executive Director, Dumbarton Oaks; Michael Dosmann, Keeper of the Living Collections, Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University; and Andrew Gapinski, Director of Horticulture, Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University. The discussion will be moderated by William (Ned) Friedman, Director, Arnold Arboretum.... Read more about Arnold Arboretum Director’s Series

    2022 May 16

    Arnold Arboretum Director’s Series

    7:00pm

    Location: 

    Livestream & Weld Hill Research Building, 1300 Centre St., Boston

    "Life: The Arnold Arboretum as an Institution of Public Health" with panelists Michelle Kondo, Research Social Scientist, UDSA-Forest Service; Rev. Mariama White-Hammond, Chief of Environment, Energy, and Open Space, City of Boston; and Laurence Cotton, Consulting Producer, “Frederick Law Olmsted: Designing America,” PBS. The discussion will be moderated by William (Ned) Friedman, Director, Arnold Arboretum.... Read more about Arnold Arboretum Director’s Series

    2022 Apr 25

    Arnold Arboretum Research Talk

    12:10pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Join the Arnold Arboretum for three research talks, featuring "Filling in the Gaps: The Genetic Network of Fruit Development in Austrobaileya Scandens and Illicium Floridanum" with Ellie Mendelson, Research Assistant, Friedman Lab, Arnold Arboretum; "Sharing vs. Sparing in the Rhizosphere: Ecosystem Impacts and Nutrient Dynamics of Xanthobacter Autotrophicus Biofertilizer" with Lauren Church, Research assistant in the Taylor Lab; and "Sakura Storytellers: Cherry Blossoms as Indicators of Change in More-Than-Human Environments" with Izzy Acevedo, Research assistant in the Hopkins Lab.... Read more about Arnold Arboretum Research Talk

    2022 Apr 21

    Earth Day 2022: A Path Forward

    5:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    In honor of Earth Day, the Harvard University Center for the Environment and the Office of the Vice Provost for Climate and Sustainability present a conversation about the path forward on climate change, featuring John Holdren, Teresa and John Heinz Research Professor of Environmental Policy, HKS; Jim Stock, Vice Provost for Climate & Sustainability; and Terry Tempest Williams, Writer-in-Residence, Harvard Divinity School.... Read more about Earth Day 2022: A Path Forward

    2022 Apr 21

    OEB Seminar

    3:30pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Anurag Agrawal, James A. Perkins Professor of Environmental Studies, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, will present "Convergence and Divergence in the Diversity of Insects Feeding On a Toxic Plant."... Read more about OEB Seminar

    2022 Apr 11

    Arnold Arboretum Director’s Series

    7:00pm

    Location: 

    Livestream & Weld Hill Research Building, 1300 Centre St., Boston

    "Birth: The Early History and Meaning of the Arnold Arboretum" with panelists Ethan Carr, Director of the Master’s of Landscape Architecture Program, University of Massachusetts; Rosetta Elkin, Academic Director of the Master’s of Landscape Architecture Program, Pratt Institute; and Lisa Pearson, Head of the Library and Archives, Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University. The discussion will be moderated by William (Ned) Friedman, Director, Arnold Arboretum.... Read more about Arnold Arboretum Director’s Series

    2022 Apr 07

    OEB Seminar

    3:30pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Toby Kiers, Professor and University Research Chair, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, will present "Quantifying Trade in Space and Time across Symbiotic Fungal Networks."... Read more about OEB Seminar

    2022 Mar 29

    Celebrating a Sesquicentennial: The Founding of the Arnold Arboretum

    2:00pm to 3:00pm

    Location: 

    Weld Hill Research Building, 1300 Centre Street, Boston MA

    Lisa Pearson, Head of the Arboretum Library and Archives, will discuss the earliest benefactors of the Arboretum, the events surrounding the founding of the institution, and the busy first two decades during which the infrastructure and living collections were installed on the grounds.... Read more about Celebrating a Sesquicentennial: The Founding of the Arnold Arboretum

    2022 Mar 29

    Special EPS Colloquium

    12:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Yoshihiro Nakayama, Assistant Professor, The Institute of Low Temperature Science, Hokkaido University, will present "How Can We Better Understand What Is Happening in the Southern Ocean and Antarctica?"... Read more about Special EPS Colloquium

    2022 Mar 10

    The Galápagos: A Fluke of Geology, Ocean Circulation, Penguins and Climate

    3:00pm to 4:00pm

    Location: 

    HUCE 440, 26 Oxford St., Cambridge

    Kristopher B. Karnauskas, Associate Professor, Department of Atmospheric & Oceanic Sciences, University of Colorado Boulder, will discuss the geologic evolution of the Galápagos Islands, their shaping of marine and terrestrial life in the eastern equatorial Pacific, and their impacts on ocean circulation and climate both near and far.... Read more about The Galápagos: A Fluke of Geology, Ocean Circulation, Penguins and Climate

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