Georgetown University recently hosted its first conference for graduate students on world environmental history, titled: “Humanity & Other Forms of Life: Environmental Histories of the World.” The conference took place at the Georgetown's Mortara Center for International Studies on November 5, 2016 and featured the work of students from eight universities (Cornell, Georgetown, Indiana, NYU, Ohio State, Princeton, Stony Brook, and Yale). 

More information can be found here:  http://www.georgetownenvironmentalhistory.org/ehg-blog/our-first-student-conference.