Spring 2017 Colloquium Schedule!



February 23, 2017 ENRIQUE CURCHITSER Environmental Science, Rutgers University “Imagining the future: towards an integrated multi-scale earth system model”


March 2, 2017 JOHN WALDMAN Room 9206 Biology, Queens College – CUNY “Maybe the Twain can meet: energy production and fish migrations on Atlantic rivers”

March 9, 2017 DAVID LINDO ATICHATI Engineering Sci. & Physics, College of Staten Island – CUNY “Diagnosis of oceanographic controls on fish productivity in the South Atlantic Bight”

March 16, 2017 RYAN MATHUR Geology, Juniata College “Copper isotope geochemistry: applications from archaeology to environmental geology”

March 23, 2017 DEBANUJ DASGUPTA Geography, University of Connecticut “Geopolitics of U.S. border enforcement”

March 30, 2017 DOROTHY PETEET Room 9205 Earth and Env. Science, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory “Biology and paleo environment”


April 6, 2017 STUDENT DAY Room 9205 “Professional development”

April 27, 2017 MICHAEL JENSEN Room 9205 Env. and Climate Sciences, Brookhaven National Laboratory “Observational studies of tropical convective cloud processes”


May 4, 2017 LAUREL MEI-SINGH American Studies, Princeton University “Militarized spaces and national parks”

May 11, 2017 YOSUF AL-BALUSHI Peace Studies, Goucher College “Black geographies in contemporary South Africa”


Unless noted above, all talks are at 5:30 PM in the Science Center, Room 4102 at the Graduate Center and are followed by a reception