School of Earth and Environmental Sciences

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2018 Allan Sefton Memorial Lecture/SEES Prize Night

Date: Friday, 17 August
Time: 5:30 pm
Venue: Building 43, Sciences Teaching Facility

Kate SmolskiThe late Allan Sefton was well known to residents of the Illawarra and further afield for his work as a naturalist and conservator of the local environment. In recognition of his contributions to environmental science in the Illawarra region, the Allan Sefton Memorial Lecture was established in 1993 and is a public occasion where a distinguished Australian scientist speaks on a topic of wide environmental interest.

This year's guest speaker is Kate Smolski, CEO, Nature Conservation Council.

Kate Smolski is a professional environmental advocate with over fifteen years of experience in grassroots organizing, campaign strategy, media relations, policy and lobbying. Her campaign work has focused on climate change, clean energy and lands and wildlife protection.  Read more...

The Mike Morwood Memorial Website

A dedicated website has been developed and will be used as a memorial to Mike and the legacy he has left. Visit Mike's memorial website.