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Winter 2016 Tea Talk Series

The Geography Department continues its long tradition of public lectures on Thursdays with the following events:

All Talks in 106 Condon Hall, 1321 Kincaid Street, at 4:00 pm, snacks available before at 3:30pm unless otherwise noted.
UO President Schill discussing subsidized housing

UO President Schill discussing subsidized housing

Thursday, January 7th
Dr. Michael Schill, President, University of Oregon
Housing programs and property values

Thursday, January 14th
Dr. Dan Gavin, Department of Geography, University of Oregon
El-Nino related forest fire, tropical ecology, and conservation in southwestern Borneo (Indonesia)

Thursday, January 28th
Scott Anderson, U.S. Geological Survey
Capturing landslides: Remote sensing of the Oso landslide with Structure for Motion

Thursday, February 4th
Dr. Clare Evans, Department of Sociology, University of Oregon
Multiple Contexts and Adolescent Body Mass Index: Schools, Neighborhoods, and Social Networks

Thursday, February 18th
Jim O’Conner, USGS
Wasting away in western Oregon: Geologic and physiographic controls on sediment yield and transport

Thursday, March 3rd
Dr. Veit Bachmann, Institut für Humangeographie at the Goethe-Universität Frankfurt/Main, Germany
Migration in North Africa: The case of Libyan migrants in Tunisia