Events Calendar
Wednesday, October 1, 2014, 9:00 am to 11:00 am
Master of Public Administration (MPA) in Environmental Science and Policy Fall Mid-term Briefings

Speakers: Various

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, School of International and Public Affairs, Kellogg Center, Room 1501

Wednesday, October 1, 2014, 11:00 am to 12:50 pm
Origins of Environmental Law Lecture Series: The Clean Air Act: The Floor Debate

Speakers: Leon G. Billings and Thomas C. Jorling

Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 407

Thursday, October 2, 2014, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Conflict Resolution Career Fair

Speakers: Various

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Alfred Lerner Hall, Roone Arledge Auditorium, Broadway between 114th and 115th Streets

Friday, October 3, 2014, 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium: Climate Versus Ice Dynamics: Exploring the Drivers of Glacier Change Through Field-Based Studies in the St. Elias Mountains

Speaker: Gwenn Flowers , Associate Professor and Canada Research Chair in Glaciology, Department of Earth Sciences Simon Fraser University

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

Monday, October 6, 2014, 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Master of Public Administration in Environmental Science and Policy (MPA ESP) Online Information Session

Speaker: Steve Cohen, Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer, The Earth Institute; Director, Master of Public Administration Program in Environmental Science and Policy, Columbia University

Location: online

Tuesday, October 7, 2014, 4:10 pm to 6:00 pm
Earth Institute Practicum; Science-Based Solutions for Sustainability: “The Big Ratchet”

Speaker: Ruth DeFries, Denning Family Professor of Sustainable Development, Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Environmental Biology

Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Union Theological Seminary, Room 207

Wednesday, October 8, 2014, 11:00 am to 12:50 pm
Origins of Environmental Law Lecture Series: The Solid Waste Disposal Act and Resource Conservation and Recovery Act

Speakers: Leon G. Billings and Thomas C. Jorling

Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 407

Thursday, October 9, 2014, 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
M.S. in Sustainability Management Information Session

Speaker: Steve Cohen, Director, M.S. in Sustainability Management, Columbia University

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, The Faculty House

Friday, October 10, 2014, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Undergraduate Program in Sustainable Development Speaker Series: Unilever Sustainable Living Plan with Columbia Alumni

Maggie Brommer, Procurement Operations Innovation Analyst for Deodorant, Unilever; Robert Kite, Procurement Analyst for Inventory Control in 3rd Party Manufacturing, Unilver; Megan Dillinger, Procurement Operations Analyst for Bottles, Jars and Pumps, Unilever

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

Saturday, October 11, 2014, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory (LDEO) Open House

Speakers and Presenters: Various

Location: Columbia University Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory 61 Route 9W, Palisades, New York 10964

Tuesday, October 14, 2014, 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
MS in Sustainability Management Online Information Session

Speaker: Allison Ladue, Associate Director, M.S. in Sustainability Management, Columbia University

Location: Online via Adobe Connect

Wednesday, October 15, 2014, 11:00 am to 12:50 pm
Origins of Environmental Law Lecture Series: The Federal Water Pollution Control Act: Who, What, Why?

Speakers: Leon G. Billings and Thomas C. Jorling

Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 407

Friday, October 17, 2014, 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium

Speaker: Michael Walter , Professor and Head of School of Earth Sciences, University of Bristol.

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

Tuesday, October 21, 2014, 6:10 pm to 8:00 pm
M.S. in Sustainability Management Capstone Workshop Midterm Briefings

Speakers: Various

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

Wednesday, October 22, 2014, 11:00 am to 12:50 pm
Origins of Environmental Law Lecture Series: The Clean Water Act: Conference with the House Public Works Committee

Speakers: Leon G. Billings and Thomas C. Jorling

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, International Affairs Building, Room 407

Wednesday, October 22, 2014, 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Origins of Environmental Law: Process, Issues, and Solutions

Introduction: Steven Cohen, Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer, The Earth Institute; Moderator: Mike Gerrard, Director, Center for Climate Change Law, The Earth Institute, Columbia University, Andrew Sabin Professor of Professional Practice, Columbia Law School; Discussants: Leon G. Billings and Thomas C. Jorling

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, School of International and Public Affairs, Kellogg Center, Room 1501

Thursday, October 23, 2014, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
The Evolution of a Corporate Idealist: When Girl Meets Oil with Christine Bader

Christine Bader, Author, Adviser, and Speaker on Corporate Responsibility

Location: Columbia University Morningside Campus Havemeyer, Room 309

Thursday, October 23, 2014, 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
MA in Climate and Society Information Session

Speakers: Various

Location: 555 Schermerhorn Extension, Morningside Campus, Columbia University.

Friday, October 24, 2014, 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
LDEO Earth Science Colloquium

Speaker: Colette Head, Mitsui Career Development Associate Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Enginnering and Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

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

Tuesday, October 28, 2014, 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
MS in Sustainability Management Online Information Session

Speaker: Steve Cohen, Director, M.S. in Sustainability Management, Columbia University

Location: Online via Adobe Connect

Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 11:00 am to 12:50 pm
Origins of Environmental Law Lecture Series: The Nixon Veto and the Override

Speakers: Leon G. Billings and Thomas C. Jorling

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, International Affairs Building, Room 407

Wednesday, November 5, 2014, 11:00 am to 12:50 pm
Origins of Environmental Law Lecture Series: The Clean Air Act and Auto Standards

Speakers: Leon G. Billings and Thomas C. Jorling

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, International Affairs Building, Room 407

Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 11:00 am to 12:50 pm
Origins of Environmental Law Lecture Series: The Clean Water Act: The National Commission on Water Quality

Speakers: Leon G. Billings and Thomas C. Jorling

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, International Affairs Building, Room 407

Tuesday, November 18, 2014, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Master of Public Administration in Environmental Science and Policy (MPA ESP) Online Information Session

Speaker: Steve Cohen, Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer, The Earth Institute; Director, Master of Public Administration Program in Environmental Science and Policy, Columbia University

Location: online

Wednesday, November 19, 2014, 9:00 am to 11:00 am
Master of Public Administration (MPA) in Environmental Science and Policy Fall Final Briefings

Speakers: Various

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, School of International and Public Affairs, Kellogg Center, 15th Floor

Wednesday, November 19, 2014, 11:00 am to 12:50 pm
Origins of Environmental Law Lecture Series: The Final Act: Superfund and the End of an Era

Speakers: Leon G. Billings and Thomas C. Jorling

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, International Affairs Building, Room 407

Tuesday, December 2, 2014, 6:10 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, December 3, 2014, 11:00 am to 12:50 pm
Origins of Environmental Law Lecture Series: Congress Today: The Role of Campaign Finance on Environmental Legislation

Speakers: Leon G. Billings and Thomas C. Jorling

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, International Affairs Building, Room 407

Thursday, December 11, 2014, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Master of Public Administration in Environmental Science and Policy (MPA ESP) Information Session

Speaker: Steve Cohen , Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer, The Earth Institute; Director, Master of Public Administration Program in Environmental Science and Policy, Columbia University

Location: Columbia University, Morningside Campus, The Faculty House

Tuesday, January 6, 2015, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Master of Public Administration in Environmental Science and Policy (MPA ESP) Online Information Session

Speaker: Steve Cohen, Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer, The Earth Institute; Director, Master of Public Administration Program in Environmental Science and Policy, Columbia University

Location: online

Thursday, February 5, 2015, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Master of Public Administration in Environmental Science and Policy (MPA ESP) Online Information Session

Speaker: Steve Cohen, Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer, The Earth Institute; Director, Master of Public Administration Program in Environmental Science and Policy, Columbia University

Location: online