Huxley College Speaker Series

The Huxley College Speaker Series brings guest lecturers to the WWU campus to address topics of contemporary environmental concern in the region and beyond, and is intended to bring together environmentally-minded members of the WWU and Bellingham communities.

The Huxley Speaker Series is held Thursdays at 4:00 pm in Academic Instructional Center West room AW-204.

The lectures are free and open to the public.

2017-18 Speakers 

FALL Quarter 2017 -   (See also Winter 2017 and Spring 2017)

____________ Date/Time Speaker Talk Title Location

10/5/17
4 pm

Larry & Ellie Kinley (Lummi Tribe)

Salish Sea Speaker, Fall 2017

AW-204

10/12/17
4 pm

David Henry (Pew Charitable Trusts)

From the Arctic to the Tropics: A Hitchhikers Guide to Marine Conservation Jobs 

AW-204

10/19/17
4 pm
Eric Munscher (Turtle Survival Alliance) Turtle Survival: The Plight of the World’s Turtle Species. What has happened? What is happening? What is being done about it? AW-204

10/26/17
4 pm

Anton Thomas (Cartographer)

Drawing a Continent by Hand

AW-204

11/2/17
4 pm

Sarah Myhre (500 Women Scientists; UW School of Oceanography)

One Year of Activism and Resistance: Women, Science, and the Trump Administration

AW-204

11/9/17
4 pm

Leslie Arutunian (Wildland Studies)

Wildland Studies

AW-204

11/16/17
4 pm

Alan McConchie (Stamen Design)

Open Source Cartography: Blending Data and Design for the Next Generation of Online Maps

AW-204

11/23/17

(No Speaker)

Thanksgiving Break

 

11/30/17
4 pm

Kelly McAllister (Wa State DOT)

WSDOT: Balancing Washington's Transportation Needs with Stewardship of Natural Resources

AW-204

12/7/17
4 pm

Chris James (Regulatory Assistance Project)

After Paris Withdrawal By US, Will China Lead?

What Does This Mean for Actions by US States and Other Subnational Jurisdictions?

AW-204

 

 

WINTER Quarter 2018  (See also Fall 2017 and Spring 2018)

____________ Date/Time Speaker Talk Title Location

1/18/18
4 pm

 

 

AW-204

1/25/18
4 pm

Huxley Career Panel

 

AW-204

2/1/18
4 pm

 

 

AW-204

2/8/18
4 pm

Bianca Perla

Curiosity Run Wild: The Multiple Benefits of Citizen Science on Vashon Island

AW-204

2/15/18
4 pm

 

 

AW-204

2/22/18 
4 pm

 

 

AW-204

3/1/18
4 pm

 

 

AW-204

3/8/18
4 pm

 

 

AW-204

3/15/18
4 pm

 

 

AW-204

 

SPRING Quarter 2018   (See also Fall 2017 and Winter 2018)

____________ Date/Time Speaker Talk Title Location

4/12/18
4 pm

 

 

AW-204

4/19/18
4 pm

 

 

AW-204

  

4/26/18
4 pm

Patrick Murphy

The Media Commons: Globalization and Environmental Discourses

AW-204

5/3/18
4 pm

 

 

AW-204

5/10/18
4 pm

 

 

AW-204

5/17/18
4 pm

    AW-204

5/24/18
4 pm

 

 

AW-204

4/31/18
4 pm

 

 

AW-204

6/7/18
4 pm

 

 

AW-204

 

Interested in prior years' lecture series? Visit Huxley Speaker Series 2016-172015-162014-15, or 2013-14.

 

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