News & Events

News

Appalachian Laboratory Welcomes Maryland Biodiversity Project for March Watershed Moments Presentation

March 8, 2018
On Thursday, March 8, at 6:30pm, the Appalachian Laboratory of the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science will welcome Bill Hubick of the Maryland Biodiversity Project as the next speaker in the Watershed Moments Community Learning Series. If you love photography or spending time in outdoor Maryland, you won't want to miss this visually powerful event!

Next Generation: Emily Russ

January 31, 2018
Emily Russ studies where sediment comes from and where it goes, specifically, how much sediment comes from the Susquehanna River or from shoreline erosion, and where it gets deposited in the Chesapeake Bay.

NSF grant awarded to study how augmented reality could pique girls' interest in science

January 31, 2018
Dr. Cat Stylinski and colleagues received a $1 million three-year National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to explore using augmented reality (AR) design experiences to pique teen girls’ interest in science and technology.

R.V. Truitt Laboratory awarded for sustainability

January 30, 2018
The University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science’s R.V. Truitt Laboratory Building has been awarded the 2017 U.S. Green Building Council’s Maryland Community Leader Award for Higher Education in recognition of overall commitment to sustainability and efficiency.

Events

Feb
21st

Horn Point Seminars ~ Enrique Curchitser

February 21, 2018 11:00am to 12:00pm
Enrique Curchitser, from Rutgers, will give the talk "Integrating biogeochemical cycles across scales: A unified approach for regional predictions" in the Coastal Science auditorium on Wednesday, February 21 at 11am.
Feb
22nd

Spring 2018 Visiting Scholars Seminar Series: David Osgood

February 22, 2018 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Dr. David Osgood, Albright College, "Long-term assessment of the ecosystem-level function for a floodplain restoration."
Feb
28th

Horn Point Seminars - Eric Schott

February 28, 2018 11:00am to 12:00pm
Dr. Eric Schott. with the Institute of Marine and Environmental Technology, will give a talk titled "Crustacean contagion: an abundance of a blue crab virus" on Wednesday, February 28 in the Coastal Science auditorium at 11am.