Spring 2017 Lecture Series

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Spring 2017 Lecture Series

March 27, 2017 to April 26, 2017

The Hixon Center for Urban Ecology’s annual lecture series is free and open to the public. The lectures take place at noon in Kroon G01 and lunch will be provided. 

Monday, March 27, 2017


Post-Industrial Ecology – No Historic Reference Required

Frank Gallagher, PhD, Rutgers the State University

Director, Environmental Planning and Design, Associate Professor of Professional Practice, Department of Landscape Architecture, School of Environmental and Biological Sciences

Monday, April 10, 2017


Enhancing Communities through Multifunctional Green Infrastructure

Franco Montalto, Drexel University

Associate Professor, Dept. of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering

Monday, April 17, 2017


A Garden is a Solution that Leads to Other Solutions: Advocates as Catalysts

Paula Z. Segal

Wednesday, April 26, 2017


Urban Greening for Urban Birds

Paige Warren, UMass Amherst