Archive for November, 2015

Dissertation Defense by Jessye Wojtusik – December 1, 2015

Candidate: Jessye Wojtusik Defense Date: December 1, 2015 Location: Johnson Center 336 – Meeting Room F Title: Studies on the reproductive biology of the critically endangered Addra gazelle (Nanger dama ruficollis)

Thesis Defense by Kristen Donahue – December 1, 2015

Candidate: Kristen Donahue Defense Date: December 1, 2015 @ 11:00am Location: David King Hall Room 3006 Title: Public Perception of Cetacean Conservation in the DC Metropolitan Area

Thesis Defense by Mary Means – December 3, 2015

Candidate: Mary Means Defense Date: December 3, 2015 @ 10:30am Location: Johnson Center 327 – Meeting Room C Title: Recovery Of Structure And Function Of The Vegetation Community After A Disturbance As Affected By Initial Planting Richness In Created Wetlands  

Thesis Defense by William Norfolk – November 19, 2015

Candidate: William Norfolk Defense Date: November 19, 2015 @ 5:00pm Location: Research Hall 163 Title: Histological Analysis of Threespot Damselfish (Stegastes Planifrons) Gastrointestinal Tract and Implications for Staghorn Coral (Acropora Cervicornis) Health

The Anthropologist – world premiere featuring Dr. Susan Crate

Congratulations to Dr. Susan Crate on the world premiere of The Anthropologist, a documentary listed on the Indiewire Top 10 Must See Documentaries at DOC NYC. At the core of The Anthropologist are the parallel stories of two women: Margaret Mead, who popularized cultural anthropology in America; and Susie Crate, an environmental anthropologist currently studying the […]

Thesis Defense by Amanda Sills – November 16, 2015

Candidate: Amanda Sills Defense Date: November 16, 2015 @ 12:00pm Location: Merten Hall 1204 Title: Long-Term Trends and Identification of Ichthyoplankton Assemblage Structures in a Recovering Tidal Freshwater Embayment  

Dissertation Defense by Carmen Bernett – November 23, 2015

Candidate: Carmen Bernett Defense Date: November 23, 2015 @ 9:00am Location: David King Hall Room 3006 Title: Fungal Biodiversity of Acer Rubrum Varies By Seasons, Host Tissue, Wetland Type, And Region  

Dissertation Defense by J. Thomas Hanley – November 19, 2015

Candidate: J. Thomas Hanley Defense Date: November 19, 2015 @ 3:00pm Location: David King Hall Room 3006 Title: Stratigraphic architecture, morphodynamics, and evolution of breaches along Cedar Island, VA: a low-profile, washover-dominated, trangressive barrier island  

EcoScience + Art Fall 2015 Event featuring Betsy Damon – November 12, 2015

Please read the special message below from Dr. Changwoo Ahn: *** Please mark your calendar! EcoScience+Art invites you to join a very special evening with internationally acclaimed eco-artist Betsy Damon. Talk:  “Water is Life” Venue: Research Hall, Rm. 163 Time: November 12, 2015, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Betsy Damon is an internationally recognized artist who works with […]

Dissertation Defense by Richard Friesner – November 20, 2015

Candidate: Richard Friesner Defense Date: November 20, 2015 @ 10:00am Location: Johnson Center Room D Title: Adaptive Management In The Chesapeake Bay Total Maximum Daily Load (Tmdl): How Do Local Watershed Managers Address Uncertainty and Use Adaptive Management?