Spring 2022
Sabine O’Hara, Coordinator

Please join the Urban Leadership and Entrepreneurship (ULAE) program of the College of Agriculture, Urban Sustainability, and Environmental Sciences (CAUSES) of the University of the District of Columbia for its monthly research seminars. The seminars offer opportunities to learn about ongoing research under way at the College, the University, and with research partners from across the United States and around the world. We welcome your participation in lively discussions that may answer your questions, and question your answers.

All graduate seminars are held on Fridays from 12:00 to 1:30 PM and can be accessed via zoom at
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Jan. 21

News in Urban Agriculture. Leslie Glover II, Director, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of Urban Agriculture and Innovative Production.

Feb. 18

A Planet of 3 Billion: Mapping Humanity’s Long History of Ecological Destruction and Finding Our Way to a Resilient Future. Christopher Tucker, Chairman, American Geographical Society.

March 18

The Global Influence of Urban Food. Jean Pierre Crouse and Sandra Barclay, Yale University and Harvard University School of Design

April 15

How ecological worldviews shape social responses to environmental issues.
Katrina Rogers, President, Fielding Graduate University

May 13

Land-back Reform and Climate Justice: the history of land-grant universities.
Invited. Speaker to be confirmed.

For additional information about the CAUSES Graduate Research Seminar and its programs, please contact Dr. Sabine O’Hara, Distinguished Professor and PhD Program Director, CAUSES, University of the District of Columbia,