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 FNR and Campus Events Calendar

 

 

DATE

GROUP

EVENT/DESCRIPTION LOCATION CONTACT
March 9 & 10, 2012 Extension 2012 Indiana Tree Farm Field Tour and Forest Landowners Clinic. This program is designed to provide landowners interested in managing their forests and wild lands an introduction to management practices and resources for advice and assistance. The program is open to anyone interested in trees and wildlife. Cool Springs Education Center
9424 East State Road 64
Velpen, Indiana
Lenny Farlee
Sustaining Hardwood Ext. Specialist
765.494.2153
March 10, 2012 FNR Indiana Academy of Science Annual Meeting. Registration and submission of papers/posters start January 1, 2012. Stewart Conference Center
Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN
Dr. Rod Williams
Wildlife Science
765.494.3568
March 12-16, 2012 Campus Spring Break    
March 20, 2012 FNR 2012 Spring Graduate Seminar Series, 2:30pm, The rules have changed: unintended consequences of endemic disturbance in a post-invasion landscape, Michael Jenkins, Assistant Professor Forestry & Natural Resources at Purdue. Dean's Auditorium, room 241
Pfendler Hall, Purdue University
Kelly Garrett
Student Services
765.494.3572
March 24, 2012 Extension Ohio River Valley Woodland and Wildlife Workshop Kings Island Resort and Conference Center
Cincinnati, OH
Brian MacGowan
Wildlife Ext. Specialist
765.647.3538
March 27, 2012 FNR 2012 Spring Graduate Seminar Series, 2:30pm, Rarity of organisms: Exploring its definitions and biological causes using freshwater fishes, Emmanuel A. Frimpong, Assistant Professor of Fisheries Science, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Dean's Auditorium, room 241
Pfendler Hall, Purdue University
Kelly Garrett
Student Services
765.494.3572
April 3, 2012 FNR 2012 Spring Graduate Seminar Series, 2:30pm, Storage of non-structural carbon in woody stems, Simon Landhäusser, Associate Professor and NSERC/EPCOR/Oilsands Industrial Research Chair, University of Alberta. Dean's Auditorium, room 241
Pfendler Hall, Purdue University
Kelly Garrett
Student Services
765.494.3572
April 13, 2012 Ag College of Agriculture Recognition Program, 6:00pm. Loeb Playhouse, Purdue University Office of Academic Programs
765.494.8470
April 13 & 14, 2012 FNR/Ag Midwest Urban Tree Care Forum. MUTCF is a two-day field-based tour and conference for students to interact with and learn from professionals and other students in the green industry, arboriculture and urban forestry. Lincolnshire Marriott Resort
Ten Marriott Drive
Lincolnshire, IL 60069
April Toney
877-617-8887
April 14-15, 2012 Campus Spring Fest    
April 17, 2012 FNR 2012 Spring Graduate Seminar Series, 2:30pm, Human dimensions of Lake Erie Watersnake Recovery, Kristin Stanford, Education and Outreach Manager, Stone Laboratory, Ohio State University & Recovery Plan Coordinator for the Lake Erie Watersnake, Northern Illinois University. Dean's Auditorium, room 241
Pfendler Hall, Purdue University
Kelly Garrett
Student Services
765.494.3572
April 23-27, 2012 Campus Purdue Dead Week  

 

April 28, 2012 FNR 2nd Annaul 5k Sturgeon Spawning Run/Walk, the Purdue Chapter of the American Fisheries Society is hosting the 5K Sturgeon Spawning Run. Registration starts at 9am. For more information view the Purdue AFS Facebook page. Tapawingo Park,
West Lafayette, IN 47906
Megan Gunn
AFS Treasurer
April 30-May 5, 2012 Campus Purdue Finals Week    
May 6- June 9, 2012 FNR FNR Summer Practicum    
May 12, 2012 Campus Spring Commencement and Reception. 3rd Division, Agriculture, 2:30pm.  Elliott Hall of Music Shelly Opperman
Career Opportun./Alumni Rltns. Coord.
765-494-3631
May 14, 2012 Campus Summer Classes Begin (Module 1)    
June 11, 2012 Campus Summer Classes Begin (Module 2)    
June 25-29, 2012 FNR The Nature of Teaching Mammals Workshop. Educators will receive great resources along with exploring trails for hands on learning. More info. to come. The Nature of Teaching Program. The John S. Wright Center
1007 North 725 West
West Lafayette, IN
Rob Chapman
Extension Wildlife Specialist, FNR
812.662.4999
Sept. 24-27, 2012 FNR IUFRO Small-Scale Forestry Conference: Science for Solutions. This conference will focus on the issues confronting small-scale forest wonders around the world and the solutions that can benefit landowners, society and the natural environment. Oral and poster presentations are being sought, due by Jan. 31, 2012. University of Massachusetts Amherst, MA Shelly Opperman
Career Opportun./Alumni Rltns. Coord.
765-494-3631

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