Santa Clara University

Department of Environmental Studies and Sciences

Seminars and Upcoming Events


"The Solar Pheonix"

Brad Mattson, Silicon Valley Tech Pioneer
Tuesday, October 1, 2014, 11:30 a.m., Lucas 126


"Indiginous Rights and the Xalal Hydroelectric Dam in No. Guatemala"

Victor Caal Tzuy, Indiginous Rights Activist & Member of the Maya Community
Friday, Oct. 10, 2014, 11:45 a.m., Recital Hall, Music & Dance Facility, Bldg. 114


"A Sustainable Vision for Santa Clara University"

Joe Sugg, Asst. Vice President of University Operations

Friday, October 24th, 2014, 12 noon, Learning Commons 129



"Natural History and Aesthetics: Why care about nature?" 

Harry Greene, Dept. of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University
Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 6:30 p.m., Performing Arts Recital Hall 


“The Role of Community-based Participatory Research Partnerships in achieving environmental, systems and policy change" 

Analilia Garcia, Santa Clara Co. Health Dept.,
Friday, November 7, 2014, 12p.m. - 1p.m., Learning Commons 129


 "The Topographic and Climatic Evolution of the Sierra Nevada"

Hari Mix, Assistant Professor, SCU
Friday, November 14, 2014, 12 noon, Learning Commons 129