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Communication Professors Receive Grant for Health Research

Department of Communication Professors James W. Dearing and Maria Lapinski have received a grant to better understand which effective and low-cost healthcare practices from other countries could be successful if implemented in the United States. The grant comes from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Hanover Forest Seminar Series

Tuesdays at 4:00pm, Room 225 in the Natural Resources Building, 480 Wilson Rd


  • September 26Dave Skole: “Forests are in the Paris Climate Agreements, now what?”
  • October 3Lars Brudvig: “Restoration of longleaf pine savannas in the southeastern United States.”
  • October 10John Grady: “Size-energy rules in closed forests.”
  • October 17Dave MacFarlane: “Expanding frontiers in forest measurements and modeling.”
  • October 24Jane Foster: “Landsat time series predict wood growth from tree-rings using departures in mean phenology.”
  • November 28Matt Baker: “Linking river valley flood regimes to floodplain forest composition and functional traits: contrasting flood dynamics and forest patterns in Michigan and Maryland.”

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