Coffee Hour

Coffee Hour has concluded for the spring 2015 semester.

A new schedule will be announced for fall 2015.



Spring 2015 Coffee Hour Schedule

Subject to change. Speakers and topics will be added as they are confirmed.

January 16 Jaime Alves "On deaf ears: police terror, black protest and the making of the white polis"

January 23 Peter Wilf "Patagonian Fossil Floras: Keys to the Origins, Biogeography, Biodiversity, and Survival of the Gondwanan Rainforest Biome"

January 30 The Miller Lecture Glen MacDonald "Climate Change and Perfect Drought in California and the Southwest--Past, Present and Future"

February 6 Becky Mansfield "Epigenetic life: non-dualist geographies of body-environment relationships"

February 13 Lise Nelson "Soccer, space, and the racial politics of belonging in el Nuevo South"

February 20 R. Quinn Thomas "Nitrogen constraints on terrestrial carbon sequestration, from trees to the globe"

February 27 Diansheng Guo "Computational, Visual and Statistical Analysis of Geographic Mobility"

March 20 Ken Kato "Advancing a campus GIS from a mapping system to a platform for exploring the spatially enabled smart city"

March 27 Budhu Bhaduri "Landscape Dynamics, Geographic Data and Scalable Computing: The Oak Ridge Experience"

April 3 Rinku Chowdhury "The homogenization of (sub)urban America? A comparative approach"

April 10 Khadijah White "Missing White Women, Missing America"

April 17 The Miller Lecture Rachel Pain "intimacy-geopolitics and violence"