Lecture Series

2019 Environmental Speaker Series

Welcome to the 15th season of the Environmental Speaker Series! This year, our theme is Planet In Crisis: Agents of Change. We will be shining a spotlight on the individuals pioneering innovation and science to solve the world's most urgent environmental issues

June 5: The Devil We Know: Chemistry of a Cover-Up (film screening)

The Devil We Know Film Poster | Shaw Institute Environmental Speaker Series

 

June 19: Sarah Redmond, Aquaculturist & Founder of Springtide Seaweed
"Farming The Future: The Promise of Ocean Seaweed:​​​​​​"

July 3: Environmental Speaker Series: Dr. Leo Trasande, MD & Author
"Sicker, Fatter, Poorer: Chemicals Hacking Hormones and Fueling Epidemics"

July 31: Environmental Speaker Series: Margaret Mulholland, Oceanographer
"Measuring The Muck: Water Quality, Coastal Flooding and Sea Level Rise"

 

August 21: Environmental Speaker Series: Dimitri Smirnoff, Biologist
"More Good Not Less Harm: Advancing Sustainability with Biomimicry​​​​​​"

Sept. 4: The Devil We Know: Chemistry of a Cover-Up (film screening)

The Devil We Know Film Poster | Shaw Institute Environmental Speaker Series

2018 Environmental Speaker Series

The theme of the 2018 season is "Climate Change, Exposure and Human Health." The  series features an eclectic mix of scientists, researchers and journalists from across the U.S.  A signature program now in its 14th year, the Environmental Lecture Series brings national and global experts and thought leaders to the Blue Hill Research Center (and online) to hear updates and engage dialogue on critical environmental and human health issues.