Upcoming Events

Except when noted, all meetings are at the Harvard University Center for the Environment (HUCE), located on the 4th floor of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, at 26 Oxford St.


Thursday, September 14, 2017, 12:00-2:00pm
Welcome and introductions

Promiscuous Ponds
Zachary Nowak (American Studies, Harvard University)


Thursday, September 21, 2017, 12:00-1:30pm

Science on a Mission: American Oceanography from the Cold War to Climate Change
Naomi Oreskes (Professor of the History of Science and Affiliated Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Harvard University)


Thursday, October 19, 12:00-1:30pm

Beneath the Frontier: Fossils, Coal and Remaking the American West, 1800-1920
Daniel Zizzamia (Ziff Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard University Center for the Environment and Department of History)


Tuesday, November 14, 4:30-6:00pm

Plants that Purify: The Natural and Supernatural History of Smudging
Rosalyn LaPier (Associate Professor of Environmental Studies, University of Montana)


Thursday, December 7, 12:00-1:30pm

Bioregion and Biodescription: Reading and Writing in Place
Gillian Osborne (Harvard University Center for the Environment)