Category: Seminars

Brian McGlynn visited us last week

  Brian McGlynn from Duke University visited the lab last week.  Brian gave a great seminar that was co-hosted by ICTAS and the Water Center.  It was well attended and generated great discussion.  We all thank Brian for coming to visit

Water’s 3 Biggest Threats (and Opportunities)

A VT Water Seminar… Water’s 3 Biggest Threats (and Opportunities) by Ben Grumbles, U.S. Water Alliance Tuesday, April 29, 2014   (2:00-3:00 p.m.); Virginia Bioinformatics Institute (VBI) Auditorium at Virginia Tech Ben Grumbles is President of the U.S. Water Alliance–a non-profit,

Tagged with: ,

Seminar at UVA today

Kevin will be presenting work on the Hubbard Brook hydropedology project at UVA’s Department of Environmental Sciences Seminar today. It always fun visiting our colleagues up the road, but we really need to do it more often.

Tagged with: , ,

Ready for Hawaii: US-Japan Joint Seminar

The US-Japan Joint Seminar on Catchment Hydrology and Forest Biogeochemistry is next week.  We’re ready for it!  The revised program is posted and it looks to be an exciting week.  Stay tuned and we’ll update you on the outcomes.

Tagged with: , ,

Why do people blow the punchline in scientitic talks? The destructive effect of acknowledgements slides

Reblog from Writing in Science There are great points made in this blog post on the use of acknowledgements in talks.  This blog generally has great advice. “Last words are our strongest. That’s why the punchline comes at the end

Tagged with: ,

US-Japan Joint Seminar on Catchment Hydrology and Forest Biogeochemistry

We now have the green light to move forward on our US-Japan Joint Seminar in March on Catchment Hydrology and Forest Biogeochemistry.  The purpose of the US-Japan Joint Seminar is to examine similarities and differences in catchment science research and to synthesize work

Tagged with: , , , ,

Dr. Nicolas Zegre from WVU visited this week

I want to thank Nic Zegre for visiting with us in the lab this week. Nic was invited to Tech for a seminar in the Department of Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation. He packed the seminar room with his talk

Tagged with: ,

Streamwater Nitrogen Dynamics in the Shenandoah National Park

    Todd Scanlon is visiting us this Monday and will give a seminar on stream nitrogen dynamics from the Shenandoah Watershed Study. More information about the seminar can be found on the VWRRC website. There will also be some

Tagged with: ,

Scott Bailey visits the lab

Scott Bailey, a geoecologist from Northern Research Station of the US Forest Service, joins us this week to work on our ongoing research project at the Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest in New Hampshire.  Last summer, we were awarded an NSF grant,

Tagged with: , , ,