University of Michigan scientists grew various combinations of freshwater algal species in 80 artificial ponds at U-M’s E.S. George Reserve near Pinckney, Michigan in the first large-scale, controlled experiment to test the widely held idea that biodiversity can improve the performance of algal biofuel systems in the field.

Please join us on March 14 at 4pm in Dana 1040 for a DEI presentation by Julian Agyeman Ph.D. FRSA FRGS, a Professor of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning at Tufts University. He is the originator of the concept of ‘just sustainabilities,‘ the full integration of social justice and sustainability. A recognized expert and thought leader, he is one of the top 15 most highly cited US and Canadian urban planning faculty ranked by Google Scholar in 2018.

Event Date: 
Wednesday, March 14, 2018, 4:00 pm

Please join us on Monday, November 6 at 12noon in the Ford (1st floor) Commons for a SEAS DEI Mixer to kick off the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Summit week.

This Mixer celebrates our SEAS faculty, staff and student community members of various social identities, abilities and anyone who embraces diversity in any and all forms.

APPETIZER size snacks will be available.

Looking forward to seeing you there!

Questions? Please email Sonia: soniajos@umich.edu

Event Date: 
Monday, November 6, 2017, 12:00 pm

The University of Michigan's Energy Club at Ross (ECR) proudly presents the 2017 Michigan Energy Conference. The Michigan Energy Conference is one of UM’s premier annual energy events and the largest such university conference in the state of Michigan. It brings leading experts from around the world together with students from across UM to address some the biggest challenges facing the energy industry. The conference will be co-sponsored by the UM Energy Institute and has been designed to optimize collaboration between students, speakers and sponsors.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, August 29, 2017,
8:30 am to 4:30 pm

The 2017 Wege Lecture will feature renowned author, environmentalist, and activist, Bill McKibben, who will be delivering a talk titled Down to the Wire: A Hot Fight in a Hot World. 

Event Date: 
Thursday, October 5, 2017,
5:00 pm to 6:30 pm

What better way to kick-off the summer than with your fellow SNRE alumni and favorite faculty? Please join us on Thursday, June 22nd from 6:30-9:00pm at the A2 Summer Festival for a fun-filled alumni reception. 

We will be in "The Grove," which is Top of the Park’s wooded garden, nestled within the fenced beverage area on the west side of Ingalls mall. Drinks and food are on us. Bring your kids!

Event Date: 
Thursday, June 22, 2017, 6:30 pm