Lecture Archives



2010 - 2011



Fall 2010 Lectures:


Thursday September 23: Dr. Kathryn Besio, Associate Professor, Department of Geography, University of Hawai‘i at Hilo

Title: "Eating Hawai‘i: Local foods and place-making in Hawai‘i Regional Cuisine"



Thursday October 21 : Dr. Gerry Marten, Adjunct Senior Fellow, East-West Center

Title: "EcoTipping Points: Levers for turning decline to restoration – Disseminating the lessons from environmental success stories"



Thursday November 04 : Dr. Creighton Litton, Assistant Professor, Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Management, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa

Title: “Impacts of rising temperature on carbon input, allocation and storage in tropical wet forests”



Thursday November 18 : Dr. Brian Szuster, Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa

Title:“Encounters, Norms and Crowding in Marine Recreation: Applications at the Molokini Shoal MLCD.”



Thursday December 02 :Ryan Riddle, Graduate student, Department of Geography, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa

Title: "Remote sensing techniques for classifying the habitat of an endangered bird species on Mauna Kea"



Spring 2011 Lectures:


Thursday January 13 :Human Geography of Global Economic Change Job Candidate



Thursday January 20 :Human Geography of Global Economic Change Job Candidate



Thursday January 27 :Human Geography of Global Economic Change Job Candidate



Saturday, February 12, 11 am; Hawaii State Library Kiyonuri Kanasaka Professor of Geography, Kyoto University

Title: "My Study of Isabella Bird"



Thursday March 03: Dr. Dr. Basil Gomez, Adjunct Professor, Department of Geography, University of Hawai'i at Manoa

Title: Sediment Dispersal From Pacific Rim Steeplands To The Coastal Ocean



Thursday April 07 : POSTPONED Dr. David Hyrenbach, Pew Fellow in Marine Conservation, Assistant Professor of Oceanography, Hawai'i Pacific University

Title: "Conservation Oceanography: Mapping Protected Species and their Ocean Habitats"



Tuesday April 19 :Rupal Oza, Associate Professor, Department of Geography, Hunter College, City University of New York

Co-sponsered with the Watumull collabortive lecture series, Center For South Asian Studies and Dept of Womens Studies

Title: Scales of security at the boundaries of neoliberalism