COVID-19: Essential Information

Howard E. Woodin Colloquium Series

Weekly Lecture: Thursdays 12:40-1:30 p.m.
Due to COVID-19 all Spring 2021 events will take place virtually and can be viewed by clicking here, passcode: 512074.

Free and open to the public.

Visit our video archive to watch a selection of past colloquia.


Spring 2021 Colloquium Schedule

MARCH 4
MIDD-ES CORE PANEL DISCUSSION
Justice
Merrill “Mez” Baker-Medard, Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies
Dan Brayton
, Director, Environmental Studies Program, Professor of English and American Literatures
Alexis Mychajliw, Assistant Professor of Biology and Environmental Studies
Daniel Suarez, Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies

MARCH 18
Pesticides in Paradise
Virginia Rauh ‘69, Professor and Vice Chair, Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University

APRIL 1
What Are Rivers For? The Case for Happiness
Nicolas Howe, Associate Professor and Chair of Environmental Studies Williams College

APRIL 15
The aftermath of wildfire in western North America landscapes: forest recovery or transformation?
Caitlin Littlefield ’07.5, Research Assistant Professor at the Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resources, University of Vermont

APRIL 29
Midd Climate Action Fellows Reflections on Learning
Students discuss research, projects, and opportunities from inaugural Fellowship year

MAY 13
Resistance to Business as Usual: Integrating Environmental and Social Responsibility into Business
Ali Kenney, Senior Vice President of Global Strategy & Insights at Burton

TUESDAY MAY 18
ENVS 0401 Community Engaged Practicum Presentations

MAY 20
ENVS 0401 Community Engaged Practicum Presentations


The weekly Howard E. Woodin ES Colloquium Series brings together students, faculty, staff, and members of the community to hear from a broad range of speakers—students, faculty, alumni, and environmental professionals—on conservation and environmental topics. In addition to helping foster an ES community on campus, students can learn about different environmental careers and develop internship and employment connections.

Contact Lily Hunt at 802.443.5552 for more information.

Program in Environmental Studies

Franklin Environmental Center at Hillcrest
531 College Street
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT 05753