Coffee Hour: Graduate Student Lightening Talks

Date
March 16, 2018
Time
3:30 pm
Location
Refreshments are offered in 319 Walker Building at 3:30 p.m. The lecture begins in 112 Walker Building at 4:00 p.m
Description

About the talk

This week's Coffee Hour will features 7 short (a.k.a. lightening) talks by graduate students in the Department of Geography. The talks will offer a glimpse of their research in progress.

 

About the speakers

  • Natalie Pawlikowski: Group Gap Dynamics and Implications for Fire Resilience in an Old-Growth Ponderosa Pine Forest
  • Cary Anderson: Map Happy: Emotive Color Connotations in Cartographic Design
  • Carolynne Hultquist: Comparison of Fukushima Radiation Dispersion Simulations to Government and Volunteer-Contributed Environmental Observations
  • Elham Nasr: Nature Schools and their Impacts on Empowering of Young Girls
  • Zach Goldberg: Coffee Hour Food: How can $25 change the world?
  • Weiming Hu: Unstructured Grid Adaptation with Genetic Algorithm for Numeric Weather Prediction
  • Peter Backhaus: Synthesizing Remote Wetland Functional Assessment Methods
Cost
Free
Contact
Angela Rogers - geography@psu.edu - 814-865-2493
Host/Sponsor
Department of Geography Speakers Committee