Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Environmental Science Seminar Series

Environmental Science 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 4:00 to 4:50 p.m. in S203, unless otherwise indicated.  Everyone is welcome!

You may also be interested in another seminar series, the Faculty of Science Seminars

Schedule - Fall 2018

Thursdays, 4:00-4:50 pm in S203

Also view the SEMINAR ABSTRACTS

DateSpeakerSeminar Title

9/13 

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9/20

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9/27

Lingling Jin (TRU)

Bioinformatics studies on evolution of plant genomes and transposable elements

10/4

Hossein Kazemian (UNBC)

Environmental applications of natural zeolites, the magic minerals!

10/11

No seminar 

 

10/18

Michael Pidwirny (UBCO)

Human caused climate change at British Columbia's ski resorts: past patterns and future forecasts

10/25

Martin Zobel (U Tartu)

Global diversity of AM fungi - a plant ecologist's view

11/1

Jennifer Williams (UBC)

Plants on the move: roles of landscape structure and evolution in spreading populations

11/8

Chandra Moffat (AAFC)

TBA

11/15

Bob Gray (Gray Consulting)

In the face of increased wildfire activity, how do we build and maintain resilient landscapes?

11/22

Shelly Johnson (TRU)

TBA

11/29

Lisa Bavington (U Otago)

Testosterone rules: On science, fairness and the problem with slowing women down