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27th Annual Harold W. Borns, Jr. Symposium

May 2, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
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One event on May 2, 2019 at 9:00 am

|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on May 2, 2019 at 9:00 am

| Free

The Harold W. Borns, Jr. Symposium is an annual event that features presentations and discussion by Climate Change Institute graduate students and faculty on emerging research and topics related to global environmental change.

This year the symposium will feature two guest lectures:

May 1, 6 p.m. — David Clayton Smith Lecture: Susan Kaplan, professor of anthropology and director of the Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum and Arctic Studies Center, Bowdoin College, will present “The Running of the Ice: Reflections on Robert E. Peary’s North Pole Expeditions.”

May 2, 11:30 a.m. — Invited University of Maine Alumnus Lecture: Seth Campbell, assistant professor in School of Earth and Climate Sciences and Climate Change Institute, UMaine, will present “New Horizons for the Longest Operating Polar Research and Education Program in North America.”

Details

Date:
May 2, 2019
Time:
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Wells Conference Center
University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States

Organizer

Rebecca Addessi
Phone:
207.581.2190
Email:
rebecca.addessi@maine.edu
Website:
http://climatechange.umaine.edu/