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Chats in the Stacks book talks
An Economist in the Real World, book talk by Kaushik Basu (Dept. of Economics), February 4, 2016.
Genetic Modification and Food Quality: A Down To Earth Analysis, book talk by Joe Regenstein (Dept. of Food Science), February 18, 2016.
Handbook of Bird Families of the World: An Invitation to the Spectacular Diversity of Birds, book talk by David W. Winkler (Dept. of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology / Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology), March 23, 2016.
The Holy Earth, panel discussion on the centennial edition of L. H. Bailey's Agrarian manifesto by Scott Peters (Dept. of Development Sociology), James Tantillo (Dept. of Natural Resources), and John Linstrom (New York University), April 19, 2016.
Soda Politics: Taking on Big Soda (and Winning), book talk by by Marion Nestle (Division of Nutritional Sciences), April 27, 2016
"Another Modernism: Home Economics and the Conception of Domestic Space in the U.S., 1900 - 1960," special lecture by Anna S. Myjak-Pycia, 2015 College of Human Ecology Fellow in the History of Home Economics, March 16, 2016.
"Hot with a Chance of Megadrought: Anticipating the Extremes of a Changing Climate," Reunion lecture by Toby R. Ault (Dept. of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences) and exhibit reception ("Climate Smart Farming: New York Farmers in Their Own Words), June 10, 2016.
Chats in the Stacks book talks
The Modern Land Grant University, book talk by Robert Sternberg (Dept. of Human Development), February 10, 2015.
30 Lessons for Loving, book talk by Karl Pillemer (Dept. of Human Development), February 25, 2015.
Civic Ecology: Adaptation and Transformation From the Ground Up, book talk by Marianne Krasny (Dept. of Natural Resources), April 9, 2015.
Farming the Woods: An Integrated Permaculture Approach to Growing Food and Medicinals in Temperate Forests, book talk by Steve Gabriel (Cornell Small Farms Program), April 22, 2015
Studies in Structural Sociology, by Frank Young (Dept. of Development Sociology), August 27, 2015
Food Price Policy in an Era of Market Instability, book talk by Per Pinstrup Andersen (Dyson School of Applied Economics & Management / Division of Nutritional Sciences), September 24, 2015.
It’s Not Like I’m Poor: How Working Families Make Ends Meet in a Post-Welfare World, book talk by Laura Tach (Dept. of Policy Analysis and Management), October 21, 2015.
Bases of Adult Attachment: Linking Brain, Mind and Behavior, book talk by Cindy Hazan (Dept. of Human Development) and Vivian Zayas (Dept. of Psychology), October 29, 2015.
The Economics of Biofuel Policies: Impacts on Price Volatility in Grain and Oilseed Markets, book talk by Harry de Gorter, (Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management), November 5, 2015.
"Ergonomics in the Postwar Home: Collaborations between Cornell’s College of Home Economics and Center for Housing and Environmental Studies," lecture by Barbara Penner, 2014 Dean's Fellowship recipient in the History of Home Economics and Human Nutrition in the College of Human Ecology, April 16, 2015.
"Harvesting Heritage: Agrobiodiversity, Historic Seed Catalogs and the Importance of Preserving Both," reunion lecture by James Giavannoni (Boyce Thompson Institute / USDA) and Marty Schlabach (Mann Library), June 5, 2015.
"From Glaciers to Generations--Climate Change Affects Landscapes and Lives," lecture by photographer Gary Braasch (a co-sponsored by Cornell Plantations, Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future, CaRDI / Dept. of Development Sociology, and Mann Library), Wednesday, September 30, 7:30 to 9:00 pm, Alice Statler Auditorium.
"Communicating Creatively About Climate Change," undergraduate seminar with nature photographer Gary Braasch, Thursday, October 1, 4:30-6:00pm, Tatkon Center, Room 3330.
"Glacier Change in Greenland and Alaska Since the Pioneering Cornell Expeditions Led by R. S. Tarr (1896-1911)," lecture by Matt Pritchard (Dept. of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences), November 10, 2015.