Meet the Animals of the Dyson College Nature Center
Come visit the animals who call the Dyson College Nature Center home. A guided visit will introduce you to the Nature Center and the places you can go to visit the animals, including pigs, goats, sheep, birds of prey, chickens, turkeys, bees, and more!
Wednesday, September 26
12:30pm - 2:00pm
Dyson College Nature Center, Pleasantville campus
Climate Justice Conversations: Decoding the Weather Machine (A NOVA production)
Film Screening and Panel Discussion
Join us for a free screening of NOVA's newest climate change film, "Decoding the Weather Machine," followed by a panel discussion - including Environmental Studies and Science Assistant Professor Anne Toomey, PhD - on how a changing climate will impact New York and its residents and the work being done in our community to combat climate change. This event is co-hosted by Pace University's Department of Environmental Studies and Science, the Dyson College Institute for Sustainability and the Environment and the New York City Environmental Justice Alliance. Refreshments will be provided.
Wednesday, October 3
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Aniello Bianco Room, New York City campus
Film Screening and Q&A Session
Have you ever wondered what animals are living right in your backyard? Attend a screening of Backyard Wilderness, an award-winning film that shines light on suburban biodiversity through a stunning array of unique wildlife images and behavior. Following the film will be a Q&A session with director/producer Susan Todd. Refreshments will be provided.
Monday, October 8
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Butcher Suite in Kessel Student Center, Pleasantville campus
The Dyson College Institute for Sustainability and the Environment welcomes high school students to the Pleasantville Campus to attend “Environmental University.” During this day-long event, students gain an overview of various opportunities to enhance awareness of urgent environmental issues. This year’s program will feature graduate students and Pace faculty presenting their research and discussing various areas of expertise.
Wednesday, October 17
8:30am - 2:00pm
Hudson River Watershed Alliance's 2018 Annual Watershed Conference
This year, the conference will focus on the foundations of watershed success: the people who make a difference, the communities at the forefront of change, and the scientific tools and resources we need to protect our streams and tributaries. The Environmental Studies and Science Department and the Dyson College Institute for Sustainability and the Environment will be sponsoring the event.
Tuesday, October 23
9:00am - 4:15pm
FDR Presidential Library, Hyde Park, NY
2018 Student Conference on Conservation Science-New York
Meet and exchange ideas with the next generation of conservation science professionals. This event provides opportunities for emerging scientists to network, gain experience, and present and get feedback on their work. Environmental Studies and Science professor Matthew Aiello-Lammens, PhD, will be co-leading a workshop at the conference.
American Museum of Nature History Center for Biodiversity and Conservation
Environmental Internship Meetings
Representatives from local environmental organizations will be on the Pleasantville campus to meet with students to discuss open internships for the Spring 2019 semester. This is a chance for students to meet one-on-one in a casual setting to hear about these opportunities, ask questions and learn more about the organizations.
Tuesday, November 6
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Environmental Classroom, Pleasantville campus
Mock Environmental Legislative Hearing
Undergraduate teams from multiple majors research and prepare testimony on an emerging environmental issue.
Friday, December 7
8:30am - 2:00pm
Willcox Multipurpose Room, Pleasantville campus
Questions about upcoming events? Contact Sam Miller at firstname.lastname@example.org.