Cornell University

Sustainability Events

September 9 - 15, 2018

Monday, September 10, 2018

Data driven management on the urban grassland - William Kresuer

William Kreuser Assistant Professor University of Nebraska - Lincoln "Data driven management on the urban grassland"

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Stewards of our agricultural future

Abstract: Humanity’s survival depends on crops--the thin green line standing between us and calamity. To meet ever expanding human needs crops must become...

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

“Can CRISPR Displace Crop Pesticides?”- Paul Vincelli

Paul Vincelli University of Kentucky Focus Extension & Research Management of diseases of turfgrasses and forest treesInternational agricultureMolecular...

Seminar - Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

Matt Jackson: "Lost continents and preserved primordial reservoirs: Clues from the Earth's deep interior".

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Energy Engineering Seminar: Shailesh Upreti

Shailesh Upreti President , Charge CCCV (C4V) Cohesive Approach to Build Smart Giga Machines to Manufacture Lithium Ion Battery in New York C4V has been a...

Soil health: The history and geographical contexts

The concept of soil health, briefly defined as the soil’s ability to function, has gained international interest in recent years. We mostly think of soil...

Friday, September 14, 2018

"Landscapes of linalool: multiple scales of variation in a ubiquitous floral volatile"- Rob Raguso

Rob Raguso Professor, Department of Neurobiology and Behavior ResearchFloral scent, the focus of my research, is a key sensory component of plant-pollinator...

Farmer Suicides and Food Sovereignty: Synthesizing Insights from the Political Ecologies of Health and Education - David Meek, University of Oregon

Speaker: David Meek, Department of International Studies, University of Oregon Abstract: Skyrocketing rates of farmer suicides throughout the world...

Saturday, September 15, 2018

Get Pumped! HeatSmart Community Meeting

The public is invited to attend a HeatSmart Tompkins community meeting at a location convenient to you: Lansing, Danby, Enfield, Town of Ithaca, Ulysses,...

September 9 - 15, 2018