Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Environmental Sciences Seminar Series

Environmental Sciences is a broad, interdisciplinary field that attempts to understand and solve environmental problems, integrating the diversity of elements involved, including: biology, natural resource sciences, geography, politics, history, philosophy, economics, mathematics, geology, tourism, sociology, anthropology, journalism, chemistry, physics, and education. Seminars are on Thursdays from 4 to 5 p.m. in S203, unless otherwise indicated.  Everyone is welcome!

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Schedule - Fall 2016


DateSpeakerSeminar Title
Sept 15   No seminar
Sept 22 Dr Yana Nec
Unordinary problems in applied mathematics and environmental engineering
Sept 29 Dr Adam Ford
Testing the ecological role of large carnivores
Oct 6 Dr Xiaoping Shi
A multiple change-point detection procedure in a mean-shift model
Oct 13   No seminar
Oct 20 Dr Darlene Sanderson
Indigenous peoples and water, health and climate change
Oct 27 Dr Ning Lu Optimal distributed scheduling of real-time network traffic with hard deadlines
Nov 3 Dr Dave Shaw
Oregon State Univ.
How disturbed are we?  Forest disturbance ecology in the Pacific Northwest
Nov 10 Dr Mark Rakobowchuk
Human cardiovascular health and the importance of getting blood flowing
Nov 17 Dr Courtney Mason, TRU
William Snow, Stoney/Nakoda First Nation
Conservation policies, tourism, and the displacement of Nakoda Peoples from Banff National Park
Nov 24 Dr Rafael Otfinowski
Univ. of Winnipeg
Refining restoration success in the Great Plains rough fescue prairies
Dec 1   No seminar