9:15 a.m.-9:30 a.m.
Reunion Weekend Welcome – Dean Burke and DAS team
9:30 a.m.-10:15 a.m.
Distinguished Alumna Seminar
Wildfire, Water Source Protection, and the Rio Grande Water Fund
Laura Falk McCarthy ’87 M.F.
10:15 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Distinguished Alumnus Seminar
Using Land to Mitigate Climate Change: Setting Targets, Recognizing Tradeoffs
Jerry Melillo ’72 M.F.S., ’77 Ph.D.
11:00 a.m.-11:15 a.m.
Break with Coffee/Tea/Snacks
11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Reunion Weekend 2017 Keynote Address
Burke Auditorium, Kroon Hall
Dean Indy Burke
Environmental Leadership: Integrating Science, Policy, and Political Rhetoric
Fellow, Institute of Politics, Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government
Menschel Senior Leadership Fellow, Harvard’s T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Former Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency under President Barack Obama
2:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Optional Guided Tours
Join in one of the special guided tours we are planning for F&ES alumni, including a Peabody Museum of Natural History Behind-the-Scenes Tour, a Marsh Botanical Garden Tour, and an Interactive Tour of the F&ES Forest Garden.
Space is limited on the alumni tours; those who register for Reunion Weekend will be given the opportunity to sign up in advance.
2:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Optional Fun and Free Activities in New Haven
Visit the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, the Yale Art Gallery, the Yale Center for British Art, Sterling Memorial Library, East Rock Park, or Edgerton Park and Gardens.
Class of 2012 Departs for 5-Year Reunion Trip to GMF
Trip returns Sunday morning, October 8.