Past Events

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

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. 

Wednesday, December 14, 2016
4:00 PM to 5:30 PM

Professor Riley Dunlap speaks on Partisan Polarization on Environmental Protection and Climate Change.

Wednesday, December 14, 2016
12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Please join us for a guest lecture that challenges conventional wisdom on policies for reducing vehicle GHG emissions.

Friday, December 09, 2016
10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

Will business save the earth? This question is nonsensical to many. Join us for the discussion. 

Tuesday, December 06, 2016
12:00 PM to 6:00 PM

The planet’s climate is changing, potentially approaching a tipping point. Michigan Engineering alumni are on the forefront of researching and adapting to global warming.

Friday, December 02, 2016
(All day)

One of the premier Energy case competitions in the U.S., the Ross Energy Club hosts MBA teams from national and international top business schools to solve one of the many significant challenges facing the renewable energy industry today.

Thursday, November 10, 2016
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM

The 2016-17 Beyond Carbon Neutral seminar series brings six leading researchers to campus in order to introduce faculty and students to carbon removal and its associated research needs. The BCN Seminar series is co-hosted by the School of Natural Resources and Environment, the Erb Institute, and the Energy Institute, and supported by the U-M Office of Research.