Past Events

CEGO Seminar– “The Gulf: The Making of an American Sea” 

  • Speaker: Dr. Jack Davis, University of Florida image of jack davis' book, the gulf
  • January 11, 2019, 11:30 a.m.
  • Dalton J. Woods Auditorium, ECE

In this seminar, Dr. Jack Davis discussed his 2018 Pulitzer Prize-winning book, “The Gulf: The Making of an American Sea,” an environmental history of the Gulf of Mexico that brings crucial attention to Earth’s 10th largest body of water, one of the planet’s most diverse and productive marine ecosystems.

Davis is a professor of environmental history at the University of Florida and author of the award-winning, “An Everglades Providence: Marjory Stoneman Douglass and the American Environmental Century.”

This presentation was a LSU Center for Collaborative Knowledge event with sponsorship from the LSU College of the Coast & Environment, LSU College of Humanities & Social Sciences, the Master of Arts in Liberal Arts Program, the LSU Department of History and the LSU Department of Geography & Anthropology.


CEGO Seminar: "Darwin and Odum's Mid-Pacific Atolls: What They Tell us about Environmental Challenges of the 21st Century"

  • Speaker: Dr. James Porter, University of Georgia
  • November 9, 2018
  • Dalton J. Woods Auditorium, ECE

Coastal Environmental Science 10th Anniversary Celebration

  • April 27, 2018
  • Dalton J. Woods Auditorium, ECE

Coral Reefs in Crisis

March 1-2, 2018
Dalton J. Woods Auditorium, ECE