Number of Programs: 2
April 21, 2017. 3:00 pm
Communication Arts and Sciences Building, Room 145, 404 Wilson Road, East Lansing, MI 48824
Dr. Edward Maibach will be presenting at the College of Communication Arts and Sciences’ annual Bettinghaus Lecture. Dr. Maibach is the Director of George Mason University’s Center on Climate Change Communication. His lecture will be based off of his research on practicing collaboration with TV weathercasters, “Climate Matters.”
Dessert with Discussion: Invasives vs. Natives: Plant Species Race Against Climate Change (October 2017)
October 9, 2017. 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm.
Kellogg Biological Station - Auditorium, 3700 E. Gull Lake Drive, Hickory Corners, MI 49060
Dr. Jen Lau, MSU Associate Professor W. K. Kellogg Biological Station and Department of Plant Biology, will discuss:
- Humans are changing the earth in many ways, including warming the planet and spreading invasive species.
- These human-caused changes pose challenges to native species. Or Native plants are challenged by invasive species and human-caused changes.
- How do we tip the balance to favor and preserve native species?
Enjoy coffee, tea and delicious locally sourced desserts provided by the KBS Conference Center. A cash bar featuring house wines and Michigan craft beer available prior to the event.