The Capstone Conference is a celebration of graduate student research at SNRE that incorporates thesis, practicum and master's project student presentations. Concurrent presentations are organized into themed sessions that will take place in rooms 1040 and 1028.

Schedule at a Glance:

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Event Date: 
Thursday, April 6, 2017, 5:00 pm to Friday, April 7, 2017, 6:00 pm

Join us for the opening reception to Sherri Smith's Beyond the Skies series, on Tuesday March 28, from 5:00 to 6:00. 

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Event Date: 
Tuesday, March 28, 2017, 5:00 pm


The goal of this seminar is to stimulate a conversation on climate change and health by engaging faculty and students from across campus. Understanding and promoting the latest science surrounding climate change and health through this seminar will be a catalyst to the development of a collaborative research agenda. 

Event Date: 
Friday, March 10, 2017,
9:00 am to 1:00 pm

On Monday, April 10, from 11:50 AM - 12:50 PM, in South Hall room 1225, the Environmental Law and Policy Program will conclude its 2016-17 Lecture Series with another first-ever event: a panel discussion featuring the EPA General Cou

Event Date: 
Monday, April 10, 2017,
11:45 am to 12:45 pm

The Earth and Environmental Sciences department is hosting a Smith Lecture on Friday January 27, featuring Dimitrios Zekkos, U-M Civil and Environmental Engineering. He is speaking on Robot-Enabled Research Effots to Promote Resiliency and Sustainability of Geo-Systems. A reception will be held following the lecture. This lecture is free and open to the public. 

Event Date: 
Friday, January 27, 2017, 3:30 pm

Join the Erb Institute for a talk titled "Modeling the Climate Change Challenge", presented by Massimo Tavoni. Massimo is an economist and a lead author for the 5th Assessment Report of the IPCC. His research focuses on building a behaviorally rich model for assessing climate change and energy policies.

Event Date: 
Thursday, February 2, 2017,
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm