lectures & conferences

Upcoming Seminar Highlights Careers in Conservation

Three conservation officers will give a talk about their professions Friday, March 28, as part of the Fisheries and Wildlife Seminar Series at Paul Smith's College. 

The talk titled “Perspectives of the Job From Three Conservation Officers,” will take place from 10:10-11 a.m. in the Freer Auditorium.  Read more »

Fisheries and Wildlife Seminar Series kicks off with Stephanie Ratcliffe

The executive director of the Wild Center will give a talk at Paul Smith's College Friday, Feb. 14.

Stephanie Ratcliffe will speak at 10:10 a.m. in the Freer Auditorium. The talk, titled "Opportunities and challenges in nonprofit environmental education," will highlight her experience in that field.

Ratcliffe began working for the Wild Center in 2002 and took the director position in 2007. Before that, she headed up the exhibits effort at the Maryland Science Center on Baltimore's Inner Harbor.

Two more talks will follow Ratcliffe's this semester: Read more »

Elizabeth Kolbert lecture

Thursday, November 14, 2013 - 7:00pm

New Yorker staff writer Elizabeth Kolbert will discuss our changing local and global landscape at this event organized by the Adirondack Center for Writing. Kolbert's new book, "The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History," examines the possibility that a catastrophic extinction caused by humans is on the horizon.

Free for ACW members and the Paul Smith's College community; $5 others.

Location: Adirondack Room, Joan Weill Adirondack Library

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