1. Prof. Dr. John McNeill, a guest speaker during GESA 2011, gave a talk entitled Mosquito Empires - Ecology and War in the Greater Caribbean 1620 - 1914.

    In his interview, he speaks of the potential of incorporating a genuine research dimension during the summer academy, with strong insights gained from the diversity of backgrounds found among GESA participants.

    Read more about him at: http://www.globalenvironments.org/faculty/guest-speakers/guest-speakers/john-mcneill/

    Production and Interview by Inanc Tekguc and Thais Martin. Edited by Inanc Tekguc.

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  2. Prof. Dr. Lawrence Culver, who teaches in the history department at Utah State University, gave three presentations during GESA 2011. According to him, a special function of GESA is bringing a dialogue between humanities and sciences. Read his profile at http://www.globalenvironments.org/faculty/core/lawrence-culver/.

    Production and interview by Inanc Tekguc and Thais Martin. Editing by Inanc Tekguc.

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  3. An interview with GESA 2011 alumni Katja Heubach, who works with the Biodiversity and Climate Research Center in Frankfurt. Katja talks about her PhD work on the economic valuation of non-timber forest products in Western Africa, and her positive experience during GESA 2011.

    Produced and edited by Inanc Tekguc.

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  4. KuoRay Mao, from Taiwan, shares his thoughts in an interview on what his expectations were going in to GESA, and the learning process he went through last August in Munich.

    (Production and interview by Inanc Tekguc-Inca and Thaïs Martin. Editing by Inanc.

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