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C-Quest: Charting a Course for Climate Research in Agriculture

By Courtney Chazen on September 29, 2016 in

Overview: The ILSI Research Foundation, together with Monsanto Company, Soil Health Partnership, Washington University in St. Louis, Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research, Howard G. Buffett Foundation and the United States Department of Agriculture, are organizing a two-day workshop in Oct...

People and Climate Change: Vulnerability, Adaptation, Social Justice

By myralopez on August 4, 2016 in

Please plan to join us on November 18, 2016 at Washington University in St. Louis for this important symposium on the human impacts of climate change. The “People and Climate Change: Vulnerability, Adaptation, Social Justice” Symposium focuses on the human impacts of climate change, the social re...

Zika & Heat Waves: Public Health Challenges and Climate Change

By myralopez on August 4, 2016 in

The Sierra Club Missouri Chapter and the Global Health Center are hosting a public informational event about Zika, rising temperatures, and other impacts of climate change. Lunch will be provided. Click here for details. Event Panelists Jeanine Arrighi – Health Services Manager, St. Louis Departm...

CQuest: Charting a Course for Climate Research in Agriculture

By myralopez on August 3, 2016 in

Overview: The ILSI Research Foundation, together with Monsanto Company, Soil Health Partnership, Washington University in St. Louis, Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research, Howard G. Buffett Foundation and the United States Department of Agriculture, are organizing a two-day workshop in Oct...

Tyson Summer Series: Associations Between Climate & Biodiversity

By myralopez on July 26, 2016 in

Lee Dyer of the University of Nevada Reno will give a talk titled ‘Adventures across the Americas discovering associations between climate and biodiversity.’ The talk will be followed by an informal potluck. Bring your favorite side dish or dessert, and Tyson will provide the protein. For additio...

Danforth Scientific Seminar

By myralopez on July 18, 2016 in

Location: Library (70) Topic: MscS-like mechanosensitive ion channels: modular sensors and reporters of membrane tension Speaker: Elizabeth Haswell, PhD., Associate Professor, Washington University in St. Louis

Tyson Summer Series: Dependence of Trophic Interactions

By myralopez on June 27, 2016 in

Anthony Dell of the National Great Rivers Research & Education Center will give a talk titled ‘Exploring the temperature (and body size) dependence of trophic interactions.’ The talk will be followed by an informal potluck. Bring your favorite side dish or dessert, and Tyson will provide the ...

Lunch & Learn with Phil Valko

By myralopez on June 27, 2016 in

Lunch & Learn with Phil Valko, Assistant Vice Chancellor for Sustainability at Washington University. Join Valko for an informative session discussing the sustainability efforts of WUSTL and opportunities for graduate students within their programs. Lunch is limited to 12 students. Please RSV...