Student Discovers New Species, Auctions Naming Opportunity

With funding from the National Science Foundation, Alex Young ’15 spent his summer immersed in the forests of eastern Kansas. A typical day of his research internship—pursued after deriving inspiration from Wild Trees, a book recommended by William Swindells Sr. Professor of Natural Sciences Paulette Bierzychudek—included climbing trees and collecting moss and lichen samples for later laboratory study.Continue reading “Student Discovers New Species, Auctions Naming Opportunity”

The Environmental Affairs Symposium Keynote

Date: 7:00pm – 9:00pm PDT October 14 Location: The Ecotrust Natural Capital Center This year’s keynote event will be held at the Ecotrust Natural Capital Center in downtown Portland located at 721 NW 9th Ave #200, Portland, OR 97209. The evening will launch with a brief, provocative video on the Anthropocene, which will frame remarks by our two keynotes, Lesley Head andContinue reading “The Environmental Affairs Symposium Keynote”