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Sep 28, 2015
Reporting on Climate-Smart Villages in India

by LISA PALMER
Fellow for Socio-Environmental Understanding

In India, groundwater is at risk from over-pumping. Soils are deteriorating. Heat is stressing crops. Rain has become more erratic. Warming is contributing to immense climatic variation, affecting agriculture across a variety of states. Agriculture is primed for sustainable solutions, in... Read more...

Sep 14, 2015
SESYNC Welcomes Christopher Trisos

by MELISSA ANDREYCHEK
Communications Coordinator

The National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) is pleased to welcome to our Annapolis center Dr. Christopher Trisos, a Socio-Environmental Immersion Postdoctoral Fellow. Get to know our newest researcher:

Name: Christopher Trisos
PhD: Zoology, University of Oxford... Read more...

Sep 08, 2015
SESYNC Welcomes Meghan Avolio

by MELISSA ANDREYCHEK
Communications Coordinator

The National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) and the Long Term Ecological Research Network (LTER) are pleased to welcome Dr. Meghan Avolio, a SESYNC–LTER... Read more...

Sep 06, 2015
SESYNC Welcomes Elizabeth Daut

by MELISSA ANDREYCHEK
Communications Coordinator

The National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) is pleased to welcome to our Annapolis center Dr. Elizabeth Daut, a Socio-Environmental Immersion Postdoctoral Fellow. Get to know our newest researcher:

Name:... Read more...

Aug 26, 2015
SESYNC Welcomes Jenny Zambrano

by MELISSA ANDREYCHEK
Communications Coordinator

The National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) and the Long Term Ecological Research Network (LTER) are pleased to welcome Dr. Jenny Zambrano, a SESYNC–LTER Postdoctoral Synthesis Fellow. Get to know our newest researcher:

Name: Jenny... Read more...

Aug 25, 2015
Modeling a Better Commute

by LISA PALMER
Fellow for Socio-Environmental Understanding

It’s hot. It’s breezy. It’s an open road. This is the world of a commute by bike. I’ve been trying to improve my commute to the National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC), where I am a fellow, after working for years from a home office. I prefer biking the 10 miles to the office, most of it on a bike path, to driving any day. Reducing the number of people that drive to work... Read more...

Aug 06, 2015
Data Rescue in Cuba

Ancient archives from Trinidad, Cuba. (Copyright Matthew and David LaFevor)

by MATTHEW LAFEVOR
Postdoctoral Fellow

In Cuba, 500 years of socio-environmental... Read more...

Aug 05, 2015
SESYNC Welcomes Noelle Beckman

by MELISSA ANDREYCHEK
Communications Coordinator

The National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) is pleased to welcome to our Annapolis center Dr. Noelle Beckman, a Socio-Environmental Immersion Postdoctoral Fellow. Get to know our newest researcher:

Name:... Read more...

Aug 01, 2015
SESYNC at ESA

The Ecological Society of America (ESA) is celebrating its centennial in Baltimore this year! Catch SESYNC staff and researchers at sessions and events during the ESA annual meeting August 9–14, 2015.

(You can also find us at booth #229!)

Sunday, August 9

ESA Welcome Reception
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Jul 13, 2015
Congratulations to SESYNC’s Outgoing Class of Postdocs

by MELISSA ANDREYCHEK
Communications Coordinator

The National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) congratulates its outgoing postdoc class on the successful completion of their fellowships! We wish them the best of luck in their future research and teaching endeavors—and look forward to seeing some of them back at SESYNC for synthesis team meetings.

Harish Padmanabha

PhD:... Read more...

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