JSC Science Speaker Series Continues Nov. 1

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JSC Science Speaker Series Continues Nov. 1

JOHNSON, VERMONT — Andrea Villanti, an associate professor in the University of Vermont Department of Psychiatry, will discuss tobacco use in the U.S. on Nov. 1, in the Current Topics in Science Speaker Series at Johnson State College.

The talk is one of four in the series in November. All talks, free for the public, will be 4-5:15 p.m. in Bentley Hall 207. The series is coordinated by the college’s Department of Environmental & Health Sciences.

Other November talks include:

·        Nov. 8, Heather Pembrook with the Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation — effects of acid rain on Vermont’s acid lakes

·        Nov. 15, James Gascoyne with ATC Group Services — toxic perfluorinated chemicals in the environment

·        Nov. 29, John O’Meara, chairman of the Saint Michael’s College Physics Department — the atomic history of the universe

For more information, visit http://jsc.edu/EHSseminars.

On July 1, 2018, Johnson State College and Lyndon State College will become Northern Vermont University, a two-campus institution of higher education that combines the best of both colleges’ nationally recognized liberal arts and professional programs under a single administration. Driven by a mission to provide a high-quality, accessible, inclusive education for students in the state, the region, the nation and online, NVU will begin recruiting in fall 2017 for its first class starting in fall 2018. Learn more at NorthernVermont.edu.

Date: 
Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 4:00pm