Water@Wayne

Fall 2018

The Office of the Vice President for Research is pleased to present the Water@Wayne seminar series for Fall 2018. All seminars will occur from 2:30-3:30pm in the location specified. If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to us at water@wayne.edu.


October 4, 2018

What Does Sustainability Mean in Detroit

Joel Howrani Heeres, Director, Office of Sustainability, City of Detroit (Mayor Mike Duggan)

Location: Bernath Auditorium, Undergraduate Library

 


November 1, 2018

Alien Invaders—Determining and Documenting Invasive Corbiculids in Illinois

Jeremy S. Tiemann, Associate Aquatic Ecology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Location: Bernath Auditorium, Undergraduate Library

 


November 15, 2018

Urban Streams In Puerto Rico: Ecosystem Dynamics And Responses To Extreme Weather Events

Alonso Ramirez, Ph.D., Professor, Applied Ecology, North Carolina State University

Location: Bernath Auditorium, Undergraduate Library

 


December 6, 2018

Hybrid Adsorption Biological Treatment Systems (HABiTS) for Improved Nitrogen and Pathogen Removal in Onsite Wastewater Treatment

Sarina J. Ergas, Ph.D., Professor and Graduate Program Director, Civil and Environmen-tal Engineering, University of South Florida.

Location: Bernath Auditorium, Undergraduate Library


Winter 2019

The Office of the Vice President for Research is pleased to present the Water@Wayne seminar series for Winter 2019. All seminars will occur from 2:30-3:30pm in the location specified. If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to us at water@wayne.edu.


January 10, 2019

Toxicologic Tinkering with Life's Rhythms

Gerald LeBlanc, Ph.D., professor, biological science, North Carolina State University

Location: Bernath Auditorium, Undergraduate Library


January 24, 2019

Community-engagement around Great Lakes issues

Heather Triezenberg, Ph.D., extension specialist and program leader, Sea Grant Extension Program, Michigan State University

Location: Kresgy Auditorium, Purdy Kresgy Library


February 7, 2019

US Forest Service Urban Connections

Lisa Perez, program specialist, U.S.D.A. Forest Service, Eastern Region

Location: Bernath Auditorium, Undergraduate Library


February 21, 2019

Taking Their Water for Our City: Archaeology of New York City's Watershed Communities

April Beisaw, Ph.D., associate professor, anthropology, Vassar College

Location: Bernath Auditorium, Undergraduate Library


March 21, 2019

Urbanization, Environment and Pharmaceuticals: Advancing Comparative Physiology, Pharmacology and Toxicology

Bryan Brooks, Ph.D., distinguished professor, environmental science and biomedical studies, Baylor University

Location: Bernath Auditorium, Undergraduate Library


April 4, 2019

Contaminants of Emerging Concern, Water Quality, and Human and Ecosystem Exposure: Recent Research by the United States Geological Survey

Edward Furlong, Ph.D., research chemist, U.S. Geological Survey

Location: Bernath Auditorium, Undergraduate Library