Common Hour with Professor Collin Roesler, Karofsky Faculty Encore Lecture
- 1/25/2013 |
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
Location: Visual Arts Center, Kresge Auditorium
Event Type: Common Hour
"A Scientist Looks at the Ocean: Thoughts on Developing Students' Scientific Identity"
Collin Roesler joined Bowdoin College in 2009, teaching oceanography in the Department of Earth and Oceanographic Science. She adheres to the earth system science approach tapping into her degrees in geological, physical, and biological oceanography. Her current research focuses on understanding ocean ecosystem responses to changing climate. She was one of the principle scientists responsible for developing the Gulf of Maine Integrated Coastal Ocean Observing System, which allows scientists, students, and the public to access oceanographic data in real time. She is passionate about teaching and bringing authentic research experiences into the classroom.
Each semester the Karofsky Faculty Encore Lecture features a Bowdoin faculty member chosen by members of the senior class honoring him or her as a teacher and role model.
To view the Spring 2013 Common Hour program in its entirety, please visit us at: Events and Summer Programs: Common Hour.