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Wednesday, February 6, 2019

ND-ECI Brown Bag Seminar: Michael Cramer

Title: Peromyscus Ecology: A Story of Two Similar yet Different Species.

Eci Seminar Cramer

Deer Mice (Genus Peromyscus) are essential components of forested ecosystems, playing key roles as prey for…


Location: 141 McCourtney Hall

Friday, February 8, 2019

Monday, February 11, 2019

Sustainability Expo

The Sustainability Expo (previously titled Undergraduate Sustainability Research & Education Expo) has been expanded to provide all students (undergraduate and graduate) with information and valuable resources about professional development opportunities in the…


Location: Jordan Hall of Science Galleria

Friday, February 15, 2019

Nessa Cronin on "Climate Crisis and Irish Environmentalities in the Capitalocene"


Nessa Cronin, Lecturer in Irish Studies and Associate Director of the Moore Institute for Research in the Humanities and Social Sciences, NUI Galway, will speak on "Climate Crisis and Irish Environmentalities in the Capitalocene."

Dr. Cronin will bring the Irish experience to bear on the current climate-change debate. She will focus on the need and implications for a new dialogue, a new vocabulary, and new ways of being in this “age of the 6th extinction.”


Location: Room 1050 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Monday, March 4, 2019

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

ND-ECI Brown Bag Seminar: David Flagel

Title: Nothing to Fear: Environmental Change in the Absence of Large Carnivores.

Eci Seminar Flagel

While often treated as more of an aesthetic or ethical issue, widespread reductions or eradications of large…


Location: 141 McCourtney Hall

GLOBES Scholar Series: The Holocene Hangover

Welcome to the Anthropocene. For the first time, fossil fuel-burning humans have become the prime drivers of the planetary climate. We have left behind the relatively stable pattern of natural variability that governed the environment in the Holocene epoch, beginning some 11,700 years ago. How do…


Location: 283 Galvin Life Sciences Center

Monday, March 18, 2019

ND-ECI Brown Bag Seminar: Lindsay Chadderton and Andrew Tucker

Title: The Nature Conservancy's Aquatic Invasive Species Program, Science Informing Management.

Eci Seminar Chadderton Tucker

The Laurentian Great Lakes are one of the most heavily invaded freshwater…


Location: 322 Jordan Hall of Science

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Friday, March 22, 2019

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

ND-ECI Brown Bag Seminar: Sisi Meng

Title: Household Preferences for Sea Level Rise Adaptation Plan in Florida.

Eci Seminar Meng

Abstract: Accumulating evidence indicates that global sea levels have been rising at an accelerating rate. This trend,…


Location: 141 McCourtney Hall

Friday, April 5, 2019

"Notre Dame Goes Greener: An Energy Infrastructure Update"

Paul Kempf

Paul Kempf is the Senior Director of Utilities and Maintenance at the University of Notre Dame, and as part of the University’s comprehensive sustainability strategy, serves…


Location: C-103 Hesburgh Center

Saturday, April 6, 2019

Monday, April 8, 2019

GLOBES Scholar Series: Linda Prokopy

On Monday, April 8, 2019, at 4pm, Dr. Linda Prokopy will give a talk in 312 DeBartolo Hall, as part of the GLOBES Scholar Series of Talks Intersecting Environment and Society.

“Moving the Needle on Adoption of Conservation Practices in Midwestern Agriculture: Land…


Location: 312 DeBartolo Hall

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Monday, April 15, 2019

ND-ECI Brown Bag Seminar: Phillip Stepanian

Title: Radar Aero-ecology: Monitoring Aerial Wildlife in a Changing World

Eci Seminar Stepanian

Rapid anthropogenic environmental…


Location: 141 McCourtney Hall

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Caring for Our Common Home with Dr. A. Atiq Rahman

Dr A. Atiq Rahman is a global leader in the fields of sustainable development, environment, poverty and climate change. In 2008 he received the UN ‘Champion of the Earth’ award for his distinguished leadership in global environmental issues. As one of the lead authors of the Intergovernmental Panel…


Location: Remick Commons

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Monday, April 29, 2019

Thursday, May 2, 2019

Science at Sunset

Science At Sunset Mc 1

Join the Environmental Change Initiative on Thursday May 2 for their first Science at Sunset for 2019.  Michael Cramer will be presenting a lecture titled: The Deer Mouse: Portrait of a Misunderstood Mammal


Location: Notre Dame Linked Experimental Ecosystem Facility

Saturday, May 4, 2019

Breakfast With the Eagles

Eagle Nest Viewing 6/25/2015.

Come join ND-LEEF to learn about the natural history of bald eagles, their recent comeback and how they became one of our national symbols. Following the presentation, spotting scopes and binoculars…


Location: ND-LEEF in St. Patrick's County Park

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Science at Sunset

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Join the Environmental Change Initiative on Thursday June 13  for their first Science at Sunset for 2019.  Phil Stepanian will be presenting a lecture titled: Cloudy with a chance of migration: Using weather radar to track the incredible flights of birds, bats, and bugs


Location: Notre Dame Linked Experimental Ecosystem Facility

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

ND-ECI Brown Bag Seminar: Pallab Mozumder

Title:  Natural hazards and internal migration in Bangladesh:  The role of transient versus permanent shocks.


Abstract:  We examined whether floods and cyclones, which can be considered as transient…


Location: Galvin 115B

Monday, September 16, 2019

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Notre Dame Research Uncorked with Jennifer Tank

“Research Uncorked” is a monthly speaker series at Ironhand co-hosted with Notre Dame and featuring casual talks by leading scholars and scientists from the university. In September, we’re pleased to welcome Jennifer Tank, Galla Professor of Biological

Sciences and director of the Notre Dame…


Location: Ironhand Vineyard

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

ND-ECI Brown Bag Seminar: David Richter

Title: Turbulence and hurricanes:  Using simulations to look where experiments can't.

Brown Bag Seminar Richter

Abstract:  In the environment, air and water transport a wide variety of constituents,…


Location: Galvin 115B