Coffee Hour: Graduate Student Lightening Talks

Friday, November 20, 2015 - 3:30pm
Refreshments are offered in 319 Walker Building at 3:30 p.m. The lecture begins in 112 Walker Building at 4:00 p.m.

        Each speaker will give a 5-minute talk on their area of research.

Speakers and titles

  • Adrienne Tucker "Coupling atmospheric properties and land surface features to generate a tool for predicting derecho development"
  • Sam Stehle "Soccer, ethnospaces, and the European refugee crisis: Tales of modernity"
  • Russell Hedberg "Archive Raid! Long-term Forest Cover Monitoring in the Andean Highlands Using Free Data"
  • Nate Frey "Survey Fatigue and the Death of the Representative Survey Sample"
  • Amanda Young "Looking to the future, counting on the past"
  • Arielle Hesse "Regulating uncertainty: energy nationalism and occupational health"
  • Sterling Quinn "A look at the crowd behind OpenStreetMap in a small US city"
  • Jenn Titanski-Hooper "National Heroes and Economic Villains in Croatia"

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