Entries by sabine

Retirement dinner – Lou Ritz

Lou, well deserved retirement from UF after many years of leading the UF Center for Spirituality and Health as Director and faculty member in the Department of Neuroscience, College of Medicine. Thanks for the wonderful retirement dinner (May 2, 2018) Keep going strong! Louis A. Ritz, Ph.D.  

2018 Open House PLG Lab – Photos

What a joyful Open House. Some impressions. Thanks to Kay for preparing home cooked food. Yum! The “dirt cake” in the flower pot. Delicious. Chris is making last minute preps for the Open House. Serious research chats. Relax and enjoy. Student-driven research in the PLG lab. Integral and Relational Sciences – PLG lab. STEP-AWBH Model […]

Carla Gavilan at the AGU Meeting (2017)

Carla presented her research at the AGU Meeting in New Orleans (Dec. 11-15, 2017). Her poster was focused on “Soil organic carbon variability in High-Andean ecosystems: Bringing together machine learning and proximal soil sensing.” Some heavy lifting at this flashy multi-media supported meeting.

Women in Science Workshop ASA-CSSA-SSSA Int. Meeting

2017 Women in Science Workshop “Connecting Mindfulness and Work-Life Balance” This workshop (https://www.soils.org/membership/women-in-science) was taught by Sabine Grunwald. Slides Workshop Mindfulness WLB (2017). The associated worksheet is available per request. Women in Science article (CSA News, 2018)  

World Congress of Soil Science 2018

The World Congress of Soil Science (WCSS) https://www.21wcss.org/ takes place only every 4 years and is organized by the International Union of Soil Science (IUSS). In 2018 it will be held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Aug. 12-17, 2018). I will serve as the Convener of the Divisional Symposium “C4.5.1. Integration of historical, philosophical and […]

2017 Graduate Student Awards

So many awards for members of our lab group – Cooooooongratulations !!! Carla Gavilan received the UF Graduate School Doctoral Dissertation award (2018) Carla Gavilan won the best oral presentation award at the Soil and Water Science Department Research Forum, Gainesville, FL (2017) Carla Gavilan received the second place in the Student Oral Competition, ASA […]

UF Mindfulness Day 2017 “Mind and Culture”

  Bringing mindfulness to campus and sharing mindfulness practices, experiences, and fostering dialogue was gratifying and joyful. The UF Mindfulness Day 2017 in Gainesville, FL (Sept. 25, 2017) brought about 300 students, faculty members and people from the Gainesville community together. The program included the keynote talk by Dr. Glenn Hartelius; invited guest speaker Gurudev Shri […]