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February 2015

Cooperative Institute for Climate Science News - Winter 2015

Publish Date: 
Friday, February 27, 2015 (All day)

CICS Associate Director Sonya Legg, an AOS faculty member, is coauthor of a new article featured in a special issue of Oceanography "Women in Oceanography: A Decade Later." The article "The Impact of MPOWIR: A Decade of Investing in Mentoring Women in Physical Oceanography" describes the MPOWIR (Mentoring Physical Oceanography Women to Increase Retention) Program, a US community-initiated and community-led mentoring program aimed at improving the retention of women physical oceanographers in academic and/or re

PEI Welcomes New Assistant Professor Ian Bourg

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Thursday, February 26, 2015 (All day)

Ian BourgThe Princeton Environmental Institute (PEI) is pleased to welcome Ian Bourg to Princeton University in his new capacity as assistant professor with a joint appointment with PEI and the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.

PEI Welcomes Visiting Senior Biologist Joan Ruderman

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Thursday, February 26, 2015 (All day)

Joan RudermanThe Princeton Environmental Institute is pleased to welcome Joan Ruderman as Senior Biologist and a lecturer at the Princeton Environmental Institute. She previously served as the Marion V. Nelson Professor of Cell Biology at Harvard University Medical School and as the president and director of the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole.

SOCCOM News - Winter 2015

Publish Date: 
Thursday, February 26, 2015 (All day)

PEI’s Jorge Sarmiento, George J. Magee Professor of Geoscience and Geological Engineering and Director of the AOS Program, is the Director of an exciting new PEI program focused on the Southern Ocean that surrounds Antarctica. The Southern Ocean Carbon and Climate Observations and Modeling (SOCCOM) project is combining cutting edge robotic float technology with high-resolution earth system modeling to expand our understanding of the workings of this remote ocean, which is thought to substantially influence global climate and ecosystems.

The Costs of Phasing-out Antimicrobial Growth Promoters in Livestock

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Thursday, February 26, 2015 (All day)

How Weather Impacts Zebra Stripes

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Wednesday, February 25, 2015 (All day)

ENV Student Wins Labouisse Prize

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Tuesday, February 24, 2015 (All day)

Tarnita Named 2015 Sloan Research Fellow

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Tuesday, February 24, 2015 (All day)

Dinner Film Screening & Panel Discussion: "Resistance: the Film"

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Tuesday, February 17, 2015 - 5:00pm

Resistance the filmFeb 25, 2015 – 6:00pm-7:30pm
Location: 300 Wallace
 Hall

Panelists: Michael Graziano, Laura Kahn, Aude Teillant

Princeton Graduate Students, Postdoc on a Mission of Learning and Restoration in Mozambique

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Tuesday, February 17, 2015 (All day)

More Doctors Equal More Competition and More Antibiotics

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Monday, February 9, 2015 (All day)

Tiny Termites Can Hold Back Deserts by Creating Oases of Plant Life

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Thursday, February 5, 2015 (All day)

Artists Making Cities: Two Events with Three Dynamic Artists

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Wednesday, February 4, 2015 (All day)

February 24, 2015

It s 2015 Do you know where your artists are?
Increasingly, they’re heading out of the studio and into public spaces. They’re taking over sidewalks, revitalizing urban rivers, redesigning streets to be more people-friendly, and remediating industrial lots. As 21st-century artists partner with planners, engineers, and urban communities, they’re becoming major players in the efforts to remake and revitalize cities and neighborhoods.

Panel Discussion

4:30 p.m.–6:15 p.m., Betts Auditorium, School of Architecture