October 24, 2018 Issue 94
New perspectives on our atmosphere
The atmosphere surrounds us, protects us, and impacts our daily lives. From the quality of the air we breathe, to the weather, to the climate we depend on, this complex system still holds many mysteries for scientists. But thanks to cutting edge technology, researchers in the Department of Soil, Water, and Climate are getting new perspectives on what’s happening in Earth’s atmosphere.
Environmental Leadership Program Fellowships
ELP Fellowships offer intensive leadership and skills training, time for personal and professional reflection, and the opportunity to learn and collaborate with regional and national networks.
Applications due January 7, 2019
Call for Papers: The Journal of Contemporary Water Research and Education(JCWRE) disseminates original, peer-reviewed articles and comprehensive reviews on applied research, policy, education, and outreach/extension in water and watershed science and management, with international scope and an emphasis on transdisciplinary approaches and perspectives.
Submissions due November 19, 2018 or January 21, 2019.
University of Minnesota Outstanding Community Service Awards recognize faculty, staff, students, and University-affiliated community partners who, by devoting their time, talents, and expertise to serve the public good, have made significant, demonstrable, and direct contributions to society's well-being.
Nominations due December 21, 2018
American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting
December 10-14, 2018
Early registration ends November 7, 2018
16th Annual P3 Awards: A National Student Design Competition Focusing on People, Prosperity and the Planet
This collegiate design competition promotes the use of scientific and engineering principles in creating innovative projects to address environmental challenges and develop real-world solutions. This RFA is seeking applications in the research areas of Air Quality, Safe and Sustainable Water Resources, Sustainable and Healthy Communities, and Chemical Safety.
Informational application webinar November 8, 2018 1:00pm
Open/Close Dates: October 24, - December 11, 2018
New faculty position at SAFL: Environmental and geophysical fluid flows
Minnesota Climate Adaptation Conference
November 14, 2018
University of Minnesota, St. Paul
Early registration ends October 28, 2018
North Central Region One Water Action Forum
December 11-13, 2018
Early registration ends October 31, 2018
Countdown to World Soil Day
December 5, 2018
Learn about the importance of soil, what a soil scientist’s day is like and the benefits to the soil and the consumer.
WRS Seminar Twin Cities
Using Satellite-based Remote Sensing Methods for Automated Lake Water Quality and Ice Phenology Mapping
Leif Olmanson, Researcher, Department of Forest Resources
October 26, 2018
WRS Seminar Duluth
Observations of Currents and Turbulence in Lake Superior
Sam Kelly, Department of Physics
October 29, 2018
Globalization of land and water resources to meet societal food and energy needs
Paolo D'Odorico, Professor, Department of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management, University of California Berkeley
October 30, 2018
Conservation Sciences Seminar
Identifying occurrence and toxicity of contaminants of emerging concern: A multifaceted collaborative effort supporting the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative
Gary Ankley, Environmental Protection Agency
October 26, 2018
33 McNeal Hall
Irrigation Impacts on Water Quantity in the Northern Great Lakes States
Mallika Nocco, Department of Soil, Water, & Climate
October 31, 2018
Forest Resources Monthly Seminar
New Paradigm of Advanced Remote Sensing Methods for Automated Lake
Water Quality and Ice Phenology Mapping of Minnesota Lakes
Leif G. Olmanson
October 31, 2018
100 Skok Hall
Climate and Society - Lessons from Transportation
Marjorie McGuirk - Founder and President of CASE Consultants International
October 25, 2018
335 Borlaug Hall