Centre for Environment and SustainabilityWestern Science


Winter 2016

January 28
Dr. Radoslav Dimitrov, Political Science
The Paris Agreement on Climate Change
UCC 315, 5:00 pm

January 29
Challenges in Sustainability
Panel Discussion

February 4
Researcher's coffee/tea
9:30 am
Biotron Collaboratorium

February 22
Researcher's coffee/tea
9:30 am
Biotron Collaboratorium

February 25
Evan Fraser, University of Guelph
Food in 2050: The Challenge of Feeding 9 Billon
Wolf Perfomance Hall, London Public Library
Presented by: Rotman Institute of Philosophy

February 26
Dr. Patricia Corcoran, Earth Sciences
Kelly Jazvac, Visual Arts
Global Markers of the Proposed Anthropocene Epoch
3:30 pm BGS 0153

March 23, 2016
Expert Panel: The Making of Climate Science and Policy
1320 Ivey Business School

April 15
IDEAS Conference
Environment and Sustainability Consulting Project Conference
Goodwill Industries
London, ON

Fall 2015

September 16
"Detection, attribution, extreme climate and weather events"
Dr. Francis Zwiers, Pacific Climate Impacts Consortium
3:30 pm, PAB 100

September 17
Dr. Stella Melo
Cloud Physics and Severe Weather Research
Environment Canada
2:30 pm PAB 100

September 17
"How Effective Altruism is Changing Ideas about Living Ethically"
Peter Singer, Princeton University
7:00 pm Great Hall
Somerville House

September 18
"Animal Liberation, 40 years on"
Peter Singer, Princeton University
3:30 pm Great Hall
Somerville House

September 22
"Cold snaps, heat waves and some non-obvious impacts on arthropod growth"
Dr. Bernie Roitberg
10:30 am B&GS 2084

September 30
"What's at Stake at the Paris Climate Summit?"
Daniel Mittler, Political Director
Greenpeace International
11:30 am SSC 4161