Penn State Energy and Environment Calendar

A collection of upcoming energy and environment events from around Penn State and beyond.

 11:00am – 12:00pm  Online  Full details
2024 Women Advancing River Research Seminar Series All seminars will be presented online live at 11:00 a.m. ET on the third Thursday of each month. Seminar recordings will be posted later. Please register in advance for all talks. Unravelling Water Pathways and Their Impact on Water Quality Dynamics Julia L. A. Knapp, Durham University (United Kingdom) Catalina Segura, Oregon State University (U.S.)
 12:00 – 1:00pm  Online  Full details
Discover the future of solar leasing with a groundbreaking approach designed to empower landowners and farmers. Say goodbye to vast acreages and hello to flexibility with our innovative merchant generator and community solar leasing options. Explore how you can maximize your land's potential while embracing sustainability. Join us as we unveil a new era in solar leasing. Event Details Tune in to our free one-hour webinar featuring insights from Penn State Extension experts on the future of solar leasing!

 All day  Saint Paul RiverCentre  Full details
The Water Science Conference (WaterSciCon) brings the water community together every two years to share research, collaborate, and plan for the future. WaterSciCon 2024 will be held the week of 23 June 2024 in St. Paul, Minnesota. The theme of the meeting is Catalyzing Collaboration and our goal is for every attendee to leave with new collaborators, networks, tools, and/or approaches, enhancing their contributions across their own portfolio of research, education, service, and/or agency mission.

 All day  Saint Paul RiverCentre  Full details
The Water Science Conference (WaterSciCon) brings the water community together every two years to share research, collaborate, and plan for the future. WaterSciCon 2024 will be held the week of 23 June 2024 in St. Paul, Minnesota. The theme of the meeting is Catalyzing Collaboration and our goal is for every attendee to leave with new collaborators, networks, tools, and/or approaches, enhancing their contributions across their own portfolio of research, education, service, and/or agency mission.
 12:00 – 1:00pm  Online  Full details
There is a lot to answer about anaerobic digestion for stakeholders, so team members asked farmers, digester developers, operators, government regulators, policy makers, and utility companies what they needed to know. Join our panel of experts from the C-CHANGE project to answer stakeholder questions on feedstocks, biogas production, policy, economics, and life-cycle analysis. Event Details Attend this hour-long free webinar to get the answers to essential questions stakeholders need to know.

 All day  Saint Paul RiverCentre  Full details
The Water Science Conference (WaterSciCon) brings the water community together every two years to share research, collaborate, and plan for the future. WaterSciCon 2024 will be held the week of 23 June 2024 in St. Paul, Minnesota. The theme of the meeting is Catalyzing Collaboration and our goal is for every attendee to leave with new collaborators, networks, tools, and/or approaches, enhancing their contributions across their own portfolio of research, education, service, and/or agency mission.

 All day  Saint Paul RiverCentre  Full details
The Water Science Conference (WaterSciCon) brings the water community together every two years to share research, collaborate, and plan for the future. WaterSciCon 2024 will be held the week of 23 June 2024 in St. Paul, Minnesota. The theme of the meeting is Catalyzing Collaboration and our goal is for every attendee to leave with new collaborators, networks, tools, and/or approaches, enhancing their contributions across their own portfolio of research, education, service, and/or agency mission.
 6:30 – 8:00pm  Online  Full details
The agroforestry practice of forest farming involves cultivating non-timber forest products (NTFPs) in forests to produce edible and medicinal crops for personal use and/or income. Join us to learn about harvesting mushrooms in Pennsylvania and the Mid-Atlantic region. Event Details Attend this free 1.5-hour webinar to learn from Penn State experts about the fascinating world of forest farming and mushroom harvesting. About the Webinar Series

 11:00am – 12:00pm  Online  Full details
2024 Women Advancing River Research Seminar Series All seminars will be presented online live at 11:00 a.m. ET on the third Thursday of each month. Seminar recordings will be posted later. Please register in advance for all talks. Landscape Disturbance and River Water Quality: Long- and Short-Term Impacts Christa Kelleher, Lafayette College (U.S.) Heather Golden, Environmental Protection Agency (U.S.)

 All day  Guion S. Bluford Jr. Building at Innovation Park  Full details
CIMP-3D is offering an intensive 3-day hands-on practicum for industry on additive manufacturing (AM) of metallic materials at Penn State. The practicum will feature speakers and presentations each morning, followed by afternoon demonstrations and hands-on experiments using state-of-the-art AM technologies relevant for industrial applications.
 12:00 – 1:30pm  Online  Full details
Is your stream healthy? Would you like to explore it more closely or monitor changes over time? Have you recently taken steps to improve your stream and now want to measure the results? The First Investigation of Stream Health (FISH) tool is a fun and easy way for individuals, families, volunteer groups, youth, and adults to explore a stream and share their findings with the scientific community. Join us for an introduction to the new and improved mobile app, online reporting tool, and paper data sheets. Event Details

 All day  Guion S. Bluford Jr. Building at Innovation Park  Full details
CIMP-3D is offering an intensive 3-day hands-on practicum for industry on additive manufacturing (AM) of metallic materials at Penn State. The practicum will feature speakers and presentations each morning, followed by afternoon demonstrations and hands-on experiments using state-of-the-art AM technologies relevant for industrial applications.

 All day  Guion S. Bluford Jr. Building at Innovation Park  Full details
CIMP-3D is offering an intensive 3-day hands-on practicum for industry on additive manufacturing (AM) of metallic materials at Penn State. The practicum will feature speakers and presentations each morning, followed by afternoon demonstrations and hands-on experiments using state-of-the-art AM technologies relevant for industrial applications.

 11:00am – 12:00pm  Online  Full details
2024 Women Advancing River Research Seminar Series All seminars will be presented online live at 11:00 a.m. ET on the third Thursday of each month. Seminar recordings will be posted later. Please register in advance for all talks. Salty Waters: Understanding De-icer Dynamics and Impacts from Source to Stream Lauren McPhillips, Penn State (U.S.) Claire Oswald, Toronto Metropolitan University (Canada) 

 8:00am – 5:00pm  Penn Stater Hotel & Conference Center  Full details
A faculty workshop on building knowledge and providing practical skills on how to better center equity and inclusion in the search process and career development with a focus on Penn State tenure-line faculty. The Initiative for Faculty Success and Equity Workshop will include a hybrid (in person and livestreamed) morning session open to all Penn State faculty as well as in-person workshops in the afternoon, which will require registration.

 11:00am – 12:00pm  Online  Full details
2024 Women Advancing River Research Seminar Series All seminars will be presented online live at 11:00 a.m. ET on the third Thursday of each month. Seminar recordings will be posted later. Please register in advance for all talks. Braided and Meandering: Making a Career in Water and Rivers Outside Academia Kate Brauman, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa (U.S.) Robin Abell, The Nature Conservatory (U.S.) Michele Thieme, World Wildlife Fund (U.S.) Ingrid Timboe, Alliance for Global Water Adaptation (U.S.)