A One Health Approach to Mountain Gorilla Conservation – Michael R. Cranfield

Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 at 5:00pm – 2226 Vet Med Building
Michael Cranfield, DVM, is the project director of the Mountain Gorilla Veterinary Project, a non-profit dedicated to the care of mountain gorillas. Five years ago, the MGVP partnered with the University of California, Davis, School of Veterinary Medicine to form Gorilla Doctors, which is co-directed by Dr. Cranfield. Gorilla Doctors employs more than a dozen veterinarians and health experts to provide healthcare in the countries where mountain gorillas live. He was one of the first veterinarians to embrace the One Health concept for great ape conservation. He is a graduate of the University of Guelph's Ontario Veterinary College, and completed a residency program at the Toronto Zoo. He is also a consulting veterinarian for the Maryland Zoo and serves on the faculty at Johns Hopkins University. Part of the One Health Lecture Series.

A reception will precede the lecture at 4:30 pm in the Fish Tank Lobby.

Thursday, 24 Apr 2014

Caucus Cup Debate - College Democrats v. College Republicans
8:00 PM – Sun Room, Memorial Union - The ISU College Democrats will debate the College Republicans on an issue of the day for the chance at the Caucus Cup. The winner claims the trophy for a year and will defend the Cup at the 2015 debate. This year's issues will include gun control and voter identification laws. The judges are Jean Goodwin, Valerie Hennings and Peter Orazem. Jake Swanson will moderate. First Amendment Day Celebration.

Monday, 30 Jun 2014

Event being planned.
8:00 PM – Memorial Union - Event being planned.

Thursday, 18 Sep 2014

Lectures Program Event Being Planned
8:00 PM – Great Hall, Memorial Union - National Affairs Series speaker to be announced.

Friday, 19 Sep 2014

ENGINEERS' WEEK 2014 KEYNOTE - Michio Kaku
8:00 PM – Stephens Auditorium, Iowa State Center - Michio Kaku is a theoretical physicist, popularizer of science, and television personality. Two of his books, Physics of the Impossible and Physics of the Future, were both New York Times best sellers. His numerous television appearances have included 60 Minutes, The Colbert Report, and multiple programs on the Discovery Channel. He is also featured in the Science Channel series Futurescape. He holds the Henry Semat Chair and Professorship in theoretical physics at the City University of New York.

Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014

Lectures Program Event Being Planned
8:00 PM – Great Hall, Memorial Union - The 2014 Pesek Colloquium and the Pierre Soil Science Lecture.

Thursday, 9 Oct 2014

Lectures Program Event Being Planned
7:00 PM – Gallery, Memorial Union - Sigma Xi Series.

Monday, 13 Oct 2014

Norman Borlaug Lecture
8:00 PM – Great Hall, Memorial Union - Event being planned.

Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014

Lectures Program Event Being Planned
8:00 PM – Great Hall, Memorial Union - Speaker to be announced.

Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014

Lectures Program Event Being Planned
7:00 PM – South Ballroom, Memorial Union - Speaker to be announced.