Upcoming Events

Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 10:30am to 1:30pm

A one-stop shop to learn about adventures abroad -- interning, studying and volunteering opportunities, ranging from one week to one year. The U.S. Postal Service will have staff available to accept passport applications and renewals. Click here for more information on the event. 

The CALS Study Abroad Office will be in attendance sharing study abroad opportunities through the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. 

Friday, September 20, 2019 - 3:10pm to 4:00pm

Dr. Mitch Weegman from University of Missouri –
Title TBA; Topic: Avian population ecology

Monday, September 23, 2019 - 4:10pm to 5:00pm

Dr. David Coyle from Clemson University –
Title: Navigating the challenges of Cooperative Extension in changing times:
From the farm to the forest.
(Entomology Gunderson Lecture, cosponsored by NREM; 4:10‐5:00 p.m. in
220 Science II)

Friday, September 27, 2019 - 3:10pm to 4:00pm

Tallie Segel, M.A. from Concordia University –
Title: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Environmental Education

Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Dr. Karen Oberhauser from University of Wisconsin‐Madison –
Title: Monarchs: Dwindling Numbers for an Iconic Insect
(Errington Lecture; 7‐8 pm, Great Hall, Memorial Union)

Friday, October 4, 2019 - 3:10pm to 4:00pm

Dr. Karen Oberhauser from University of Wisconsin‐Madison –
Title: Monarchs, Milkweed and Citizen Monitoring: Setting Conservation
Targets with Messy Data
(Department lecture, co‐sponsored by Entomology)

Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
Friday, October 11, 2019 - 3:10pm to 4:00pm

Dr. Todd Arnold from University of Minnesota –
Title: Integrated Population Models: Improved Inference from Multiple Data

Friday, October 18, 2019 - 3:10pm to 4:00pm

Michelle Balmer from the Iowa DNR —
Title TBA; Topic: Lake restoration ecology

Friday, November 1, 2019 - 3:10pm to 4:00pm

Dr. Rick Lindroth from UW Madison –
Title: Chemical and evolutionary ecology of herbivore defense in an iconic
tree species
(co‐sponsored by Entomology)

Friday, November 8, 2019 - 3:10pm to 4:00pm

Dr. Diana Tomback from University Colorado Denver –
Title TBA; Topic: White bark pine

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 - 7:00pm

Margaret A. Palmer is a Distinguished University Professor at the University of Maryland, College Park, and a leader in restoration ecology, with an emphasis on restoration of rivers, streams, and wetlands.



Friday, November 15, 2019 - 3:10pm to 4:00pm

Dr. Larkin Powell from University of Nebraska –
Title TBA; Topic: Prairie chicken‐ wind turbine interactions

Friday, November 22, 2019 - 3:10pm to 4:00pm

Dr. Paweł Janiszewski from University of Warmia and Mazury, Poland‐‐
Title TBA; Possible topics: Eurasian beaver, European game management

Friday, December 6, 2019 - 3:10pm to 4:00pm
Friday, December 13, 2019 - 3:10pm to 4:00pm

Dr. George Hess from North Carolina State –
Title TBA; Topic: Biodiversity conservation in urban systems