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Environmental Studies Lunch & Learn Program

Thursdays at 12:00 - 1:00 PM
Rabb Room, Lincoln Filene Center, Medford Campus

Every week during the academic year, the ENVS Lunch & Learn lecture series features speakers from government, industry, academia and non-profit organizations to give presentations on environmental topics. This is a great opportunity to broaden your knowledge beyond the curriculum, meet other faculty and students and network with the speakers.

Students, faculty, staff, and members of the community are welcome to attend.

Food is generously sponsored by the Tufts Institute of the Environment.

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Fall 2016 Lunch & Learn Schedule | Download schedule
Sep. 8, 2016 TBD TBD
Sep. 15, 2016 Kelsey Jack Lighting Up Africa: Reaching Low Income Customers With Prepaid Electricity
Sep. 22, 2016 Nathaniel Stinnett Modern Environmental Politics: Big Data, Behavioral Science, and Getting Environmentalists to Vote
Sep. 29, 2016 Charles C. Mann After 1492: Globalization as a Biological Process
Oct. 6, 2016 Wil Burns Into the Great Wide Open?: The Promise, and Potential Perils, of Climate Geoengineering
Oct. 13, 2016 William Powers The Bolivian Eco-Municipality: A New Sustainability Framework?
Oct. 20, 2016 Thomas French The Challenges of Protecting Unpopular Species: Snakes
Oct. 27, 2016 Sheril Kirshenbaum There and Back Again: From the Bench to The Hill and Other Adventures in Science
Nov. 3, 2016 Ariel Kraten Sustainability Innovations In Fashion and Apparel
Nov. 10, 2016 Marieke Rosenbaum The CLUC Study: Chickens Living in Urban Coops
Nov. 17, 2016 Avery Cohn Substantial Warming of Tropical Agricultural Regions Caused by Neighboring Deforestation
Dec. 1, 2016 Zarin Machanda Ecological and Social Factors Affecting Sex Differences in Wild Chimpanzees
Dec. 8, 2016 Laureen Elgert Urban Sustainability Ratings: ‘Measurementality’, Transparency, and Unexpected Outcomes at the Knowledge-Policy Interface

* Per request of the speaker, there will not be live-stream broadcast for this lecture.