Calendar of Events - GLOBAL INITIATIVE 2015: WATER

Upcoming Events

Day
Time
Location

Event

2/12/2015
11 am
Rowley Building Forum Room 010

Global Initiative 2015: Water

Kick-off Event:

Professor Paul Basinski, Chair of the Global Studies Department, and Dr. Walter Jahn, Biology, SUNY Orange

2/24/2015
11 am
Rowley Building Forum Room 010

Dr. Cory Harris, Chair of the Behavioral Sciences Department, SUNY Orange

"Oriental Despots, Rainforest Rockstar Priest Kings, and Desert Communists: The Complicated Relationships of Water Management and Political Structure in the Ancient New World."

3/4/2015
1-4 pm
Gilman Center, Library, Room 130

"A History of Oceans"

Dr. Demos Kontos, Professor Heidi Weber, Professor Michael McCoy, Global Studies, SUNY Orange

3/4/2015 7 pm Rowley Building Forum Room 010

Dr. James Romm, Professor of Classics and Director of the Classsic Studies Program, Bard College

"The Concept of Ocean in Ancient Greek and Roman Culture."

3/16/2015 7 pm Rowley Building Forum, Room 010

Dr. Richard Greenwald, City University of New York (CUNY)

"On the Waterfront: New York City's Waterfront Since 1945."

 

3/31/2015 7 pm Harriman 111

Michael Finnegan, CEO, Continental Organics

"How Then Shall We Feed Ourselves? More People...Less Water - Is Aquaponics Our Future?"

Sponsored by the SUNY Orange Business Department

4/21/2015
11-12 noon
Rowley Building Forum, Room 010

Dr. Damon T. Ely, Biology, SUNY Orange

"At Your Service: Stream Ecosystem Functions and the Ways Ecologists Study Them"

4/21/2015

All Day Earth Day on the College Green, Middletown  
9/17 11 am Gilman Center, Library Room 130

Dr. Walter Jahn, Biology, SUNY Orange

"Reefs"

9/29/2015 11 am Gilman Center, Library Room 130

Robert McMillan, First Civilian Chairman of the Panama Canal

"Transformation of the Panama Canal"

10/6/2015 7-9 pm Gilman Center, Library Room 130

Dr. Peter Gottschalk, Wesleyan University,

"Ganges: The Sacred River"

10/14/2015 7 pm TBA

Professor Mark Strunsky, Arts and Communication, SUNY Orange

"Water Music of the Impressionists"

       

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