Events Calendar
Friday, April 25, 2014, 9:30 am to 10:30 am
IPWSD Keynote Speech

Speaker: Jeffrey D. Sachs, Director, The Earth Institute; Quetelet Professor, Sustainable Development; Professor, Health Policy and Management, Columbia University

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, International Affairs Building, Room 417

Friday, April 25, 2014, 11:00 am to 12:30 pm
Panel On The 5th IPCC Report

Speakers: Scott Barrett, Lenfest-Earth Institute Professor, Natural Resources Economics, School of International and Public Affairs; Laurence Tubiana, Founder, Institute for Sustainable Development and International Relations; Professor and Director, Sustainable Development Center at Sciences Po Paris; Gavin Schmidt, Adjunct Senior Research Scientist, Center for Climate Systems Research, NASA/GISS, Earth Institute, Columbia University

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, International Affairs Building, Room 417

Friday, April 25, 2014, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Undergraduate Program in Sustainable Development Speaker Series: Sustainable Architecture

Speaker: Rick Cook, Architect and Founding Partner, COOKFOX Architects

Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Hogan Hall, Conference Room A

Friday, April 25, 2014, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
The Earth Institute Annual Student Research Showcase

Speakers: Various

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Faculty House, Presidential Suite

Friday, April 25, 2014, 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium: The Geology of Europa: Exploring a Potentially Habitable Ocean World

Speaker: Robert Pappalardo, Senior Research Scientist and Europa Study Scientist, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology

Location: Columbia University Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory Monell Building Auditorium

Monday, April 28, 2014, 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Prize Postdoctoral Fellow Colloquium: Positive Feedbacks and the Global Distribution of Biomes

Speaker: Carla Staver, Prize Postdoctoral Fellow, Natural Sciences, Columbia University

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Faculty House, Ivy Lounge

Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
The Self Beyond Itself: Rethinking How Societies Can Become More Humane

Speaker: Heidi M. Ravven, Professor, Religious Studies, Hamilton College; Introduction: Jeffrey D. Sachs, Director, The Earth Institute, Columbia University

Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Alfred Lerner Hall, Room 555

Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
M.S. in Sustainability Management Capstone Workshop Final Briefings

Speakers: Various

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Kraft Center, Rennert Hall

Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 9:00 am to 11:00 am
Master of Public Administration (MPA) in Environmental Science and Policy Spring Final Briefings

Speakers: Various

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Faculty House

Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 6:10 pm to 7:00 pm
Earth Institute Practicum in Innovative Sustainability Leadership: Cutting-edge Strategies for Sustainability Management

Speakers: Steve Cohen, Executive Director, The Earth Institute, Columbia University; George Sarrinikolaou, Director, Office of Academic and Research Program, The Earth Institute, Columbia University

Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Havemeyer Hall Room 209

Thursday, May 1, 2014, 12:00 pm to 12:45 pm
The Sustainability Essentials Training Program (SET) Online Information Session

Speakers: Various

Location: Online

Thursday, May 1, 2014, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Aquifers, Renewable Energy and Desalination in Baja California Sur: Responses to Development and Climate Changes

Speaker: Magdalena Muir, Research Associate at the Arctic Institute of North America at the University of Calgary; Host: Peter Schlosser, Director, Columbia Climate Center

Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Lerner Hall Room 568

Friday, May 2, 2014, 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium

Speaker: Jean Lynch-Stieglitz, Professor, Georgia Tech.

Location: Columbia University Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory Monell Building Auditorium

Sunday, May 4, 2014, 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
LDEO Spring Public Lecture Series: Air, Water and Stone - Lowering CO2 through Sequestration

Speaker: David Goldberg, Lamont Research Professor, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, The Earth Institute, Columbia University

Location: Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium

Thursday, May 8, 2014, 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Undergraduate Program in Sustainable Development Capstone Workshop Presentations

Speakers: Various

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Alfred Lerner Hall, Room 555 (Must have ID)

Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 12:00 pm to 12:45 pm
The Sustainability Essentials Training Program (SET) Online Information Session

Speakers: Various

Location: Online

Thursday, May 22, 2014, 12:00 pm to 12:45 pm
The Sustainability Essentials Training Program (SET) Online Information Session

Speakers: Various

Location: Online

Tuesday, June 3, 2014, 12:00 pm to 12:45 pm
The Sustainability Essentials Training Program (SET) Online Information Session

Speakers: Various

Location: Online

Thursday, June 12, 2014, 12:00 pm to 12:45 pm
The Sustainability Essentials Training Program (SET) Online Information Session

Speakers: Various

Location: Online

Thursday, June 26, 2014, 12:00 pm to 12:45 pm
The Sustainability Essentials Training Program (SET) Online Information Session

Speakers: Various

Location: Online