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27th Annual Harold W. Borns, Jr. Symposium
May 2, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm| 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.”