Lectures at Open House

Featuring LDEO & Columbia professors, researchers and scientists. Lectures are held in two locations on campus: the Monell Building Auditorium (Map Location #16), and the Gary C. Comer Geochemistry Building, Seminar Room, 1st Floor (Map Location #10). 

Location: Monell Building, Auditorium, Map Location #16

Can't make it in person? Watch the livestream here.

  • 10:30 am - Lamont at 70: Progress and Promise, Sean C. Solomon
  • 11:30 am - Earth Shaking Research: The Science of Earthquake Forecasting, James Gaherty
  • 12:30 pm - Coupled Conundrums: Climate Change and Air Pollution, Arlene Fiore and Dan Westervelt
  • 1:30 pm - Beyond Hot Headlines: New Frontiers in Effective Climate Communication, Moderator Andy Revkin; Panelists: Robin Bell, Jeff Berardelli (CBS), Vanessa Murdock (CBS), Kendra Pierre-Louis (NY Times), Park Williams
  • 3:00 pm - Changing Ice: Observations From Land, Air and Sea, Kirsty Tinto and Jonny Kingslake

Location: Gary C. Comer Geochemistry Building, Seminar Room, 1st Floor, Map Location #10

  • 10:30 am - Sea-Level Change: Is New York the Worst Place to Be?, Jim Davis
  • 11:30 am - Sinking River Deltas: the Canary in the Coal Mine for Climate Change?, Michael Steckler
  • 12:30 pm - Update on potential sources of child exposure to lead in New York and New Jersey, with emphasis on the importance of community participation, Lex van Geen
  • 1:30 pm - Time is deep—how do we know?, Alberto Malinverno       
  • 2:30 pm - Rising atmospheric carbon dioxide - why do we care?, Bärbel Hönisch