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August 2020

The Secondary Risk Society: Risk & Decision-Making in the 21st Century

August 14, 2020 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Friday, August 14, 2020, 10 – 11 AM via Zoom. REGISTER > Presented by the Genetic Engineering and Society (GES) Center at NC State University, the Society for Risk Analysis (SRA), and RTI International. Speaker: Christopher L. Cummings, PhD, Senior Research Fellow, Genetic Engineering and Society Center, North Carolina State University In the 21st century, scientific uncertainty and divisive communication plague traditional risk-response formats of communication where experts identify best options for mitigating risks and recommend behaviors to diminish people’s risk to hazards. Today, engaging…

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Agriculture and the Microbiome CAST Webinar

August 25, 2020 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Agriculture is one of the keystones of human civilization, providing a reliable, stationary source of food that allowed ancient populations to grow and eventually build cities. Modern agriculture is successful today because of advances in mechanization, breeding, nutrients (e.g., fertilization), and pest and disease management, all of which enhance crop productivity and provide greater food security. Yet even with this progress, the amount of cropland per capita has declined, available farmland is being consumed by urban development at unprecedented rates,…

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September 2020

TREE Seminar: “Hydro Power. Market Might”

September 10, 2020 | 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm

TREE Seminar hosts Grant McDermott, assistant professor of economics at University of Oregon, on Thursday at 3 p.m. for a Zoom presentation of "Hydro power. Market might." A central tenet of economic theory is that market power induces deadweight loss. This claim rests on an assumption that is difficult to verify empirically. Namely, that dominant firms produce less than the social optimum. I provide evidence of such restrictive behaviour using a rich dataset of Norwegian hydropower firms. The research design…

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GES Write-In

September 15, 2020 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am

This is an excellent opportunity for you to achieve those writing goals for the semester with like-minded individuals. People will work on their own projects at their own pace. We use this event to provide structure and accountability, which results in steady progress and success! Everyone from graduate students to emeritus professors is welcome to join us!

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Sarah Richardson – How to Win Friends and Influence Bacteria | GES Colloquium

September 15, 2020 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Bacteria rule the planet and we are going nowhere without their blessing.

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GES Write-In

September 22, 2020 | 10:00 am - 11:30 pm

This is an excellent opportunity for you to achieve those writing goals for the semester with like-minded individuals. People will work on their own projects at their own pace. We use this event to provide structure and accountability, which results in steady progress and success! Everyone from graduate students to emeritus professors is welcome to join us!

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Jeremiah Fasano – Regulatory Decision-Making Tools for Novel Food Technologies | GES Colloquium

September 22, 2020 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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EATD Seminar: “Estimating the Market Effect of a Trade War: The Case of Soybean Tariffs”

September 22, 2020 | 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm

Mike Adjemian, UGA Sign up: https://forms.gle/NGDhyeJUeTKvRNcE8

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TREE Seminar: “In Harm’s Way? Infrastructure Investments and the Persistence of Coastal Cities.”

September 24, 2020 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

TREE Seminar hosts Clare Balboni, assistant professor of environmental economics at MIT, on Thursday at 3pm for a Zoom presentation of "In Harm’s Way? Infrastructure Investments and the Persistence of Coastal Cities." Coasts contain a disproportionate share of the world’s population, reflecting historical advantages, but environmental change threatens a reversal of coastal fortune in the coming decades as natural disasters intensify and sea levels rise. This paper considers whether large infrastructure investments should continue to favour coastal areas. I use…

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LW Parks Distinguished Lectureship in Microbiology

September 29, 2020

The LW Parks Distinguished Lectureship in Microbiology has been expanded to include a Diversity and Inclusion in Science session, ePoster sessions for anyone with microbiology or microbiology-related research to present, and the Distinguished Lectureship in Microbiology. Graduate and undergraduate, Postdoctorals, research staff and faculty are encouraged to upload and host a poster. For students, there will be grad and undergrad 1st, 2nd and 3rd place cash awards for best posters! Judging will be independent of the program organizers. Posters will…

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GES Write-In

September 29, 2020 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am

This is an excellent opportunity for you to achieve those writing goals for the semester with like-minded individuals. People will work on their own projects at their own pace. We use this event to provide structure and accountability, which results in steady progress and success! Everyone from graduate students to emeritus professors is welcome to join us!

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Rodolphe Barrangou – Catching up with the CRISPR craze | GES Colloquium

September 29, 2020 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

A discussion of the applications and implications of CRISPR-based technologies in Food, Ag, and beyond.

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October 2020

Hemp Business Law CLE

October 2, 2020 | 1:00 pm - 3:05 pm

A 2-hour online CLE on hemp business law . Topics will include: Updates on the NC Industrial Hemp Pilot Program FDA regulation of CBD & other cannabinoids Contracts & insurance Banking International transactions Other emerging topics Speaker Biographies: Marne Coit: Marne Coit’s research and teaching focuses on food, agricultural and hemp law. She is a member of the NC State Extension hemp team. Dr. Coit earned her Master’s degree in Environmental Law and JD from Vermont Law School, and her…

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Master’s in Economics Virtual Info Sessions

October 5, 2020 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Register: https://ncsu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIkcOygpjgrGNX5RKYm3oHGwDXfFY1i5kLo NCSU-Masters-Program-Info-Session-Flyer.pdf

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Leo Fidjeland – Pink Chicken Project | GES Colloquium

October 6, 2020 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Description: Pink Chicken Project suggests changing the color of the entire species Gallus gallus domesticus – using the recently invented CRISPR Gene Drive technique – coloring the geological trace of humankind, pink! Abstract The Pink Chicken Project is an ambiguous proposal to use a recently invented biotechnology called “Gene Drive” to genetically modify the bones and feathers of all chickens in the world to the color pink. As scientists suggest chicken bones to be a primary identifier of our time…

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Angela Saini: The Legacy of Scientific Racism

October 8, 2020 | 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Join Angela Saini, an independent British science journalist, for a virtual lecture in which she will discuss her book, Superior: The Return of Race Science, which was published in 2019 to widespread critical acclaim. Provost Warwick Arden will deliver opening remarks before Saini's lecture. Saini's book explores the history of race science. Racial categories feel tangible, but as we know from genetics, they are no more rooted in biology than they were hundreds of years ago when they were arbitrarily invented by European…

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EATD Seminar: “Intergenerational Mobility in India: New Methods and Estimates Across Time, Space, and Communities”

October 13, 2020 | 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm

Sam Asher: JHU SAIS register: https://forms.gle/NGDhyeJUeTKvRNcE8

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Dairy Winter Management Series: DMC and Dairy-RP for 2021

October 14, 2020 | 1:00 pm - 2:15 pm

The 2020 NC Dairy Winter Management Series will consist of three monthly webinars from October through December. Each webinar will be recorded so that producers who cannot join during the live session can access the information at another time through https://dairy.ces.ncsu.edu. The first session will be October 14, 2020, beginning at 1pm. DMC and Dairy-RP are the focal topics for the October session, and speakers are Rodney Young, Jr. (Ag Program Specialist, NC FSA State Office) and Christine Brodeur (Dairy…

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EATD Seminar: “What Explains an Increase in the Processor-Retailer Margin? New Insights from the U.S. Fresh Beef Market.”

October 27, 2020 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Meilin Ma, Purdue Register: https://forms.gle/NGDhyeJUeTKvRNcE8

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International Seminar with Hamilton Chiango from Mozambique

October 28, 2020 | 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Eng. Hamilton Chiango is an Assistant Lecturer and Researcher from the Universidade Eduardo Mondiane in Mozambique. Hamilton was also a 2019 Borlaug Fellow at NC State with Dr. Thomas Sinclair in Crop Science. During this Zoom meeting, Hamilton will share his personal international academic experiences story and make the link as to why international research and collaborations are critical in scientific research. This event is open to all. Register and join the Zoom meeting: https://ncsu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAsd-isrz0tHtdQ8R3lbw3a9gHT40PEilzaHamilton-Chiango-10-28-20-flyer.pdf

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November 2020

Dairy Science Club Bi-weekly Meeting

November 3, 2020 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until November 24, 2020

This is a regular meeting that the dairy science club has. It is now a zoom meeting, but we do have different guest speakers who talk about the dairy industry, research, and environments.

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Wheat Production Webinar: Marketing and Weed Control Update

November 6, 2020 | 8:00 am - 9:00 am

NC State Extension Specialists will be presenting online via Zoom.Wheat-Production-Flyer.pdf

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Dairy Science Club Bi-weekly Meeting

November 10, 2020 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until November 24, 2020

This is a regular meeting that the dairy science club has. It is now a zoom meeting, but we do have different guest speakers who talk about the dairy industry, research, and environments.

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Emerging Research Showcase

November 11, 2020 | 2:30 pm - 6:00 pm
People gathered in small groups outside a building

NC State's next Emerging Research Showcase will be held virtually November 11 from 2:30 - 6 pm. Hosted by Deborah Thompson, five plant science faculty will present their latest research with the potential for corporate partnership or philanthropic support and the four new N.C. Plant Sciences Initiative platform directors will introduce themselves! If you are interested in learning more about cutting-edge plant science research, you can register for the free virtual showcase here.

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TREE Seminar: “Carbon Policy and the Emissions Implications of Electric Vehicles”

November 12, 2020 | 3:00 pm

Kenneth Gillingham (Yale) Sign Up: https://www.treeseminar.com/event-details/kenneth-gillingham-yale?utm_campaign=8fa07905-d82a-4edf-bef2-f8acaaf5bbf9&utm_source=so&utm_medium=mail

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Dairy Science Club Bi-weekly Meeting

November 17, 2020 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until November 24, 2020

This is a regular meeting that the dairy science club has. It is now a zoom meeting, but we do have different guest speakers who talk about the dairy industry, research, and environments.

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International Seminar: Dr. Tawanda Muzhingi of the International Potato Center

November 18, 2020 | 9:00 am - 10:00 am

CALS SAIGE will host Dr. Tawanda Muzhingi via Zoom to share his international collaboration story. Dr. Muzhingi is a Senior Scientist for the International Potato Center, Flagship Leader for the Roots, Tuber and Banana Project of CGIAR, and adjust professor in the Department of Food, BioProcessing and Nutrition. Register via https://ncsu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYkcOyqrjgqEtdUjewT6CmT7cDjXuVJvqVlTawanda-Muzhingi-Nov18-flyer.pdf

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Dairy Winter Management Series: Consumer Preferences and Dairy Supply Chain’s Response with Phil Plourd, Blimling and Associates

November 18, 2020 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

The 2020 NC Dairy Winter Management Series will consist of three monthly webinars from October through December. Each webinar will be recorded so that producers who cannot join during the live session can access the information at another time through https://dairy.ces.ncsu.edu. The second session will be November 18, 2020, beginning at 12pm. Phil Plourd, President of Blimling and Associates, will discuss rapidly changing consumer preferences and make suggestions on how the dairy supply chain might respond. The NC Dairy Winter…

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Dairy Science Club Bi-weekly Meeting

November 24, 2020 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until November 24, 2020

This is a regular meeting that the dairy science club has. It is now a zoom meeting, but we do have different guest speakers who talk about the dairy industry, research, and environments.

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December 2020

Class of 2020 Commencement Exercises

December 4, 2020 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The spring, summer and fall 2020 graduating classes will be celebrated with a virtual commencement ceremony on Friday, December 4, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. EST Friday, December 4 at 6:00 pm to 7:00 p.m. Learn more on the University's Virtual Commencement webpage.

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Dairy Winter Management Series: Processing Innovation, Trade Talk and Policy Implications with Kevin Ellis & Dr. Bill Herndon

December 9, 2020 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

The 2020 NC Dairy Winter Management Series will consist of three monthly webinars from October through December. Each webinar will be recorded so that producers who cannot join during the live session can access the information at another time through https://dairy.ces.ncsu.edu. The third session will be December 9, 2020, beginning at 12pm. Topics discussed will include processing innovation, trade and policy implications. Speakers include Kevin Ellis, CEO of Cayuga Marketing, and Dr. Bill Herndon, Mississippi State University Emeritus. The NC…

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January 2021

2021 Alumni Resolution Series: Eat Well

January 27 | 12:15 pm

What's your New Year's resolution? Eat better? Read more? Get more exercise? No matter your resolution, NC State's Wellness and Recreation, along with NC State Libraries, has the tips and tricks to help you achieve your goals for the New Year. Please register here!

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February 2021

2021 Alumni Resolution Series: Read More

February 2 | 12:15 pm

What's your New Year's resolution? Eat better? Read more? Get more exercise? No matter your resolution, NC State's Wellness and Recreation, along with NC State Libraries, has the tips and tricks to help you achieve your goals for the New Year. Please register here!

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CALS SAIGE International Seminar

February 3 | 9:00 am

Join us to hear from Dr. Miljan Erbez from Bosnia and Herzegovina. The topic of his seminar is Development Projects in Agriculture – A Tool to Help Farmers and Make Your Career Interesting. All are welcome to join and hear about Dr. Erbez’s international collaboration experience. Please register here!

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2021 Alumni Resolution Series: Rest Well

February 3 | 12:15 pm

What's your New Year's resolution? Eat better? Read more? Get more exercise? No matter your resolution, NC State's Wellness and Recreation, along with NC State Libraries, has the tips and tricks to help you achieve your goals for the New Year. Please register here!

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NC State Oyster Showcase

February 4 | 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Join us for a virtual showcase of NC State's impact on the oyster industry in North Carolina. Hear Chancellor Randy Woodson provide news from campus, meet alumni network leaders, view a cocktail demo, win prizes and join NC State experts for discussions on topics including NC State Research in support of oyster restoration and management, the impact of NC State research on the NC oyster trail and take a virtual tour with local growers. Please register here by February 3rd.

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2021 Alumni Resolution Series: Move Well

February 9 | 12:15 pm

What's your New Year's resolution? Eat better? Read more? Get more exercise? No matter your resolution, NC State's Wellness and Recreation, along with NC State Libraries, has the tips and tricks to help you achieve your goals for the New Year. Please register here!

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Workshop on warm seasonal grasses

February 9 | 7:00 pm

The Bladen County Cooperative Extension Office will host a workshop on warm seasonal grasses for the area. The meeting will be through the internet application Zoom on March 9 at 7 p.m. Included will be information on Bermuda, Saint Augustine, zoysia and centipede. The pros and cons of each will be discussed. To register, call William Craig at 910-862-4591 or email him at wkcraig@ncsu.edu.

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2021 Southeastern Apple Growers Meeting: Apple Bite Session 1

February 18 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

During this session we will address some of the NC Apple Growers organizational issues, a grower panel on the state of the apple industry and trends,  and also include disease and weed management updates. Please register here: go.ncsu.edu/applebitesession1

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March 2021

2021 Piedmont Regional Beef Conference Webinar Series: Reproductive Strategies

March 4 | 7:00 pm

Join us online as the Piedmont Regional Beef Conference planning committee brings you an exciting series throughout the month of March! If you have ever wanted to attend the Piedmont Regional Beef Conference and haven’t been able to in the past, this is your year! Register online here: https://go.ncsu.edu/prbcwebinarseries21

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