Thursday March 31:
Professor Dagomar Degroot chairs the informal Climate History Network lunch at 11:30 a.m. at Icon Grill.
Doctoral candidate Adrienne Kates presents 'Capitalism and Maya Autonomy in Mexico's Forest Frontier, 1902-1945', on the panel 'Landscapes and Peoples in the Yucatán, 1500-Present' from 1 to 2:30 p.m., in the Adams room.
Dr. Andrea Williams (PhD 2013) presents 'French Foresters Abroad: French Empire and the Nineteenth-Century Evolution of Forest Science', on the panel 'Trees Crossing Borders - Towards a Transnational History of Forestry' from 3 to 4:30 p.m., in the Olympic room.
Dr. Alan Roe (PhD 2016) presents 'Shattered Visions: Beringia International Park and the Limits of Transnational Environmental Cooperation' on the panel 'Conceptions of National Parks and Nature Reserves under Socialism and in Post-Socialist Societies' from 8:30 to 10 a.m., in the Grand Crescent room.
Professor John McNeill moderates the roundtable 'New Histories of Extraction: Mines, communities, and the environment'. Dr. George Vrtis (PhD 2004) will also participate in this roundtable, from 8:30 to 10 a.m. in the Vashon room.
Professor McNeill also chairs the panel on 'What Next's in Environmental History' from 10:30 a.m. to noon, in the Olympic room.
Professors Degroot and McNeill participate in the ICEHO General Assembly, where the umbrella association of environmental history organizations will select board members for the term 2016-19, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Grand 2 room (on Level 4).
Saturday April 2:
Dr. Ryan Tucker Jones (MS Georgetown) presents 'Soviet Whaling and the Ecology of Revenge Socialism' on the panel 'Capitalist and Communist Oceans' from 8:30 to 10 a.m., in the Cascade 2 room.
Dr. Jones also moderates 'Integrating Whaling Studies through Environmental History, A Roundtable' from 10:30 a.m. to noon, in the Cascade 1C room.
Professor Degroot participates in the roundtable, Reading the Lay of the Land: Advice and Tips for the EH Job Market from 1 to 2:30 p.m., in the Grand Crescent room.
Professor Degroot also presents 'Climate Change and the Eighty Years’ War, 1568-1648', on the panel 'A Climate History of the Causes and Conduct of War' from 3 to 4:30 p.m., in the Adams room.