Environmental Breakfast Club

9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
College of Law Faculty Lounge, Room 237

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 Program.




September 1, 2017

Scott Saleska
Professor, Ecology & Evolutionary Biology

Climate Change science under the Trump administration:  What should scientists do? 

October 6, 2017

Tracey Osborne
Assistant Professor, School of Geography and Development

Indigenous Peoples and climate change mitigation in tropical forests

November 3, 2017

Kirsten Engel
Professor of Law, James E. Rogers College of Law

Environmental policymaking in the Arizona legislature

December 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

February 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


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2014-15 Schedule

2012-13 Schedule

Last Updated: 08/29/2017