BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//Museum of the White Mountains - ECPv4.6.15//NONSGML v1.0//EN CALSCALE:GREGORIAN METHOD:PUBLISH X-WR-CALNAME:Museum of the White Mountains X-ORIGINAL-URL: X-WR-CALDESC:Events for Museum of the White Mountains BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201105T190000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201105T200000 DTSTAMP:20201227T035352 CREATED:20200828T155443Z LAST-MODIFIED:20201026T171228Z SUMMARY:Art Meets Science\, An Evening Conversation DESCRIPTION:Join artist Kimberly Ritchie\, Dr. Diana Jolles\, and Hannah Vollmer as they discuss their perspectives and the connections between their approaches to Endangered Invasive Undiscovered [Species] exhibition. \nTo register for this FREE Zoom presentation\, please email Rebecca Enman at \nAbout the Speakers: \nKimberly Anderson Ritchie is the coordinator of the Printmaking Program at PSU and teaches within a variety of classes in the Art Department. Her main focus is producing artwork that brings attention to an array of environmental issues. Endangered Invasive Undiscovered [Species] features environmental artwork from Ritchie’s recent sabbatical experiences in Greece and Iceland. \nDiana Jolles is an evolutionary botanist who joined PSU’s Biological Sciences department in 2016.  A critical element of Jolles’ research is the collection and permanent preservation of plant specimens\, which are stored in the PSU herbarium. Samples from the herbarium are currently on display in the Endangered Invasive Undiscovered [Species] exhibition. \nPSU graduate student Hannah Vollmer ’21G was awarded a prestigious National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship to study the rare dwarf mountain cinquefoil\, or Robbins’ cinquefoil\, which exists nowhere else in the world but above the tree line in the White Mountains. Endangered Invasive Undiscovered [Species] features highlights from her research. \n URL: ORGANIZER;CN="Museum%20of%20the%20White%20Mountains" END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR