Past Events

Contact Amy Mast to add an upcoming energy-related event to this list. 

Thursday, February 09, 2017
4:00 PM to 5:30 PM

Beyond Carbon Neutral Seminar Series welcomes: John Field, Research Scientist at the Colorado State University Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory, to talk about "What can ecosystem models tell us about carbon-negative bioenergy".

Thursday, February 9th, 4:00pm-5:30pm, Rackham Auditorium, West Room.

Light refreshments provided.

Thursday, February 09, 2017
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Valerie Thomas
Professor, Georgia Institute of Technology

Date:        Thursday, February 9, 2017
Time:        3:00 p.m.
Location:  1005 EECS
Thursday, February 09, 2017 to Friday, February 10, 2017
(All day)

The inaugural Michigan University-wide Sustainability and Environment (MUSE) conference will foster connections and new collaborations across the broad suite of sustainability and environment-related research at the University of Michigan.

Wednesday, February 08, 2017
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
An Experiment in Environmental Economics: Understanding Energy Efficiency and Electricity Reliability
Robyn Meeks, PhD

Assistant Professor of Environmental Economics, School of Natural Resources & Environment, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Wednesday, February 08, 2017
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

 Riordan Frost, Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Public Administration at the American University will speak on "How Green is Your State? Constructing a modern state environmental index".

Thursday, February 02, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

The Erb Colloquium series welcomes Professor Massimo Tavoni, who will talk about integrated assessment tools to assist with climate change policy decisions. 


Tuesday, January 31, 2017
8:00 AM to 1:30 PM

Location: Palmer Commons (Forum Hall Palmer Commons)

The annual Water@Michigan event highlights diverse water-focused research on campus, connects water researchers from a broad range of campus units, and fosters discussions to help spark future projects. This event is designed to provide many opportunities for participants to hear about current research efforts, explore new research ideas, and expand their research networks with others on-campus and regional water organizations, agencies, and businesses.

Wednesday, January 25, 2017
10:30 AM to 11:30 AM

Professor McKinley from the University of Wisconsin-Madison will present mechanisms of the carbon cycle in the Great Lakes at the intersection of physical and chemical oceanography.

Tuesday, January 24, 2017
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Location: Palmer Commons, Forum Hall
Please join us on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 from 4 pm-6 pm in Forum Hall @ Palmer Commons for a Dean's Speaker Series Event: Advancing Environmental Sustainability in the Trump Era. A reception will immediately follow the event. 

Dan Brown, SNRE Interim Dean

Thursday, January 12, 2017
3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

Policy options for land-based carbon sinks and their potential effectiveness in climate plans will be reviewed.