Upcoming Events

  • Howard E. Woodin Environmental Studies Colloquium Series

    MIDD-ES CORE PANEL DISCUSSION: Conflict Transformation

    Dan Brayton, Julian W. Abernethy Professor of Literature
    Jeff Howarth, Associate Professor of Geography
    Jon Isham, Professor of Economics and Environmental Studies
    Monica Przyperhart, Visiting Laboratory Professor in Environmental Studies

    Dana Auditorium (Sunderland Language Center)

    Open to the Public
  • Howard E. Woodin Environmental Studies Colloquium Series

    “Living in Relationship: An Abenaki View of Place.” Melody Mackin, Associate Director Atowi Project.

    Melody Mackin will discuss what it means to live in relationship with place and how the Abenaki view the world of creation. Indigenous identity is inseparable from place and the traditions of the past can often be the best solutions for our future.

    Virtual Middlebury

    Open to the Public
  • Howard E. Woodin Environmental Studies Colloquium Series

    “Why Should We Care About the High Seas?” Kristina M. Gjerde, Adjunct Professor, Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey, and Senior High Seas Advisor to IUCN’s Ocean Team.

    Franklin Environmental Center, The Orchard-Hillcrest 103

    Open to the Public
  • Howard E. Woodin Environmental Studies Colloquium Series

    “Ecology Against Empire: spiders, sex, and feminist field science” by Ashton Wesner, Visiting Assistant Professor of Science, Technology, and Society at Colby College.

    Franklin Environmental Center, The Orchard-Hillcrest 103

    Open to the Public
  • Howard E. Woodin Environmental Studies Colloquium Series

    “The Twisted Narrative of Climate Change: How the Most Important Story of Our Time Got Derailed and How We Get It Back on Track” by Frank Sesno ‘77, Professor of Media and Public Affairs, the George Washington University and Founding Director of Planet Forward.

    Franklin Environmental Center, The Orchard-Hillcrest 103

    Open to the Public
  • Howard E. Woodin Environmental Studies Colloquium Series

    “From Doomsday to Biodiversity: Designing the Ecological Future” by Laura J. Martin, Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies, Williams College.

    Franklin Environmental Center, The Orchard-Hillcrest 103

    Open to the Public
  • Howard E. Woodin Environmental Studies Colloquium Series

    “Reading and Writing Climate” by Megan Mayhew-Bergman, Assistant Professor of English.

    Assistant Professor of English Megan Mayhew-Bergman will read from her new book, How Strange a Season, and talk about how she navigates writing both climate fiction and climate journalism. She’ll discuss how she finds material, conducts field work, and decides what content becomes fiction and what becomes journalism. Megan will leave a significant period of time open for student questions on how to break into these fields and build a writing career.

    Franklin Environmental Center, The Orchard-Hillcrest 103

    Open to the Public