Environmental Breakfast Club

University of Arizona Law inaugurated and now hosts the Environmental Breakfast Club, a monthly meeting of faculty and staff from all colleges at The University of Arizona.

Approximately 90 members discuss works in progress on the environment and natural resources. This forum enhances communication between departments and colleges, a critical aspect of the interdisciplinary approach of the Environmental Law, Science & Policy program.

2017-2018 Schedule

9 – 10 a.m.
College of Law Faculty Lounge, Room 237

Date Speaker Topic
Sept. 1, 2017 Scott Saleska
Professor, Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
Climate Change science under the Trump administration:  What should scientists do? 
Oct. 6, 2017 Tracey Osborne
Assistant Professor, School of Geography and Development
Indigenous Peoples and climate change mitigation in tropical forests
Nov. 3, 2017 Kirsten Engel
Professor of Law, James E. Rogers College of Law
Environmental policymaking in the Arizona legislature
Dec. 1, 2017 Gary Nabhan, Research Social Scientist; Research Professor;
Assistant Professor, School of Geography and Development;
Adjunct Professor, School of Natural Resources and the Environment; Professor, Arid Lands Resources Sciences - GIDP
Southwest Studies Center
Incorporation of native peoples and perspectives in agricultural decision making
Feb. 2, 2018 Valerie Trouet
Associate Professor in Dendrochronology
Laboratory for Tree-Ring Research
Snow, wind, and fire: understanding drivers of past climate variability
March 2, 2018 Celeste González de Bustamante
Associate Professor, School of Journalism
Journalism on environmental issues affecting the U.S.-Mexico Border
April 6, 2018 Kimberly Ogden
Professor, Chemical and Environmental Engineering
Professor, Agricultural-Biosystems Engineering
Director, AZ Institute of Advanced Energy Solutions
School of Chemical and Environmental Engineering
Solar and Renewable Energy