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Emerson Closed

The College will be closed today, Monday, February 8 for day and evening classes. 

Due to National Weather Service predictions for hazardous conditions beginning mid-morning, the College is closing for the safety of our campus community and employees.

The College’s dining facilities will be open and operating on a normal schedule.  The Iwasaki Library will be open until 11pm.


Liberal Arts & Interdisciplinary Studies Faculty

Wyatt Oswald

Associate Professor (2006)

B.A. Dartmouth College
M.S. University of Washington
Ph.D. University of Washington
http://pages.emerson.edu/faculty/w/w_wyatt_oswald/


Wyatt Oswald

Wyatt Oswald is an environmental scientist interested in climate change and its impacts on ecosystems and human societies.

In his research he analyzes lake-sediment records to reconstruct past changes in climate, vegetation, and fire. He has worked in Alaska, the western US, and New England. Oswald is a Research Fellow at the Harvard Forest, Harvard University's center for research and education in forest ecology and conservation, and serves as an Associate Editor for the journal Quaternary Research. Oswald teaches courses on climate change, earth science, and ecology, and in 2010 he received the Helaine and Stanley Miller Award for Outstanding Teaching.

Contact

Office: Ubank 903

Phone: 3502

E-Mail: w_wyatt_oswald@emerson.edu