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Oct
24
Tue
2017
Louisiana Farm to School & Institution Conference @ Conference Center at Pennington Biomedical Research Center
Oct 24 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Ocean Commotion 2017
Oct 24 @ 8:45 am – 1:30 pm
Oct
26
Thu
2017
Responding to oil spills: Coastal wetland habitats @ Mississippi State University Coastal Research and Extension Center
Oct 26 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

How does science help manage oil spills? What information could help us strengthen oil spill response? How can we improve data sharing so it is early and often and collected in a format that can be used by all?

Science Distilled: Danger! Invasive Species ahead @ Donner-Peltier Distillers
Oct 26 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Oct
27
Fri
2017
Louisiana Seafood Festival @ Woldenberg Park
Oct 27 – Oct 29 all-day

Celebrate Our Rich Culinary Heritage
From Our Rivers to Our Lakes to Our Shores – and More!

From our waters to your plate, the Louisiana Seafood Festival is a celebration of all the fresh and flavorful seafood that makes our state great.
Our three-day festival offers more and more every year:

  • Three Days of Live Music
  • Celebrity Chef Cooking Demonstrations
  • Dozens of Louisiana seafood dishes for sale
  • A Kid’s area featuring fun, seafood-themed activities
  • An Arts Village showcasing gifts, décor and more
  • Assortment of Beverages including water, sodas, beer, specialty cocktails and frozen daiquiris

The festival is produced by the Louisiana Hospitality Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Proceeds from the festival benefit this important organization.

Nov
2
Thu
2017
Gulf TREE Workshop – Baton Rouge, LA @ Iberville Building, 1st Floor, I-122; Emergency Preparedness Computer Lab
Nov 2 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

The Northern Gulf of Mexico Sentinel Site Cooperative is holding a series of workshops to introduce and test the Gulf TREE.  The Gulf Tools for Resilience Exploration Engine (Gulf TREE) will be a “one stop” website where users can walk through a series of questions that will help them identify the best climate tool for their needs.  Stakeholders have identified guidance in climate tool and model selection as a critical need. Input is needed on the new tool prior to its launch in 2018.

Nov
5
Sun
2017
CERF 2017
Nov 5 – Nov 9 all-day

Who attends CERF’s Conference?

CERF will convene about 1,400 scientists, managers and professionals in government, business, nonprofit and related organizations, and graduate students. From North America’s coastal states and provinces, as well as from more than 20 countries around the world, CERF conference attendees are scientists and managers who conduct research and observe/manage change within a variety of global coastal and estuarine habitats. No matter your career level or specific industry, you are sure to meet many individuals with interests similar to your own.

 

Nov
13
Mon
2017
Responding to oil spills: Nearshore habitats and beaches @ Disaster Response Center
Nov 13 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

How does science help manage oil spills? What information could help us strengthen oil spill response? How can we improve data sharing so it is early and often and collected in a format that can be used by all?

Nov
30
Thu
2017
2017 NSTA Regional Conference @ Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
Nov 30 – Dec 2 all-day
Dec
7
Thu
2017
Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) Application Deadline
Dec 7 @ 4:00 pm

The Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) was established in 1992 by the Louisiana Sea Grant College Program. It provides talented undergraduate students interested in pursuing advanced studies in coastal-related disciplines with hands-on research experience which can:

  •  increase competitiveness as a graduate student;
  •  help with career-related decisions; and
  •  establish a working relationship with a faculty mentor.