Departmental Seminar Series

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Spring 2016 Seminar Series

All seminars, unless otherwise noted, start at 3:30 PM in Montgomery Hall, room 443.

CBBS Seminar Schedule


 
Date Speaker / Host Topic/Title
Feb. 4
Alexandra Harmon-Threatt
University of Illinois
Hosts: E. Burgess & B. King
Cattle, Fire and Pesticides: How Land Management Affects Bee Diversity in Natural Landscapes
Feb 16
Tues

Peter Meserve
University of Idaho
Hosts: R. & B. King
Long-term monitoring of small mammals and the role of biotic and abiotic factors in semiarid Chile
Feb. 18
GRADUATE COLLOQUIUM:
Jamie Foster
University of Florida
Host: Jan Ingemar Ohlsson & Wes Swingley
Lecture: Stromatolites: Windows into the Ancient Earth
Feb 19
10 a.m.
MO 441
GRADUATE COLLOQUIUM:
Jamie Foster
University of Florida
Host: Jan Ingemar Ohlsson & Wes Swingley
Seminar: Deconstructing the Microbiome of Modern Microbialites
Feb 25  Carrie Milne-Zelman
Aurora University
Host: Richard King
Ecology of Environmental Sex Determination in Turtles in a Changing Climate
Mar 10
Jalene M. LaMontagne
DePaul University
Host: Nick Barber
Synchrony in Mast Seeding Across Spatial Scales
Mar 24
Allison Sacerdote-Velat
Lincoln Park Zoo
Host: Richard King
Variation in Amphibian Pathogen (Batrachytrium dendrobatidis) Infection and Stress across Land Uses in the Chicago Wilderness
Mar 31
Jodi Vandermyde
Illinois Natural History Survey
Hosts: Angie Burke & Holly Jones
The Coolest Streams in Illinois: Assessing Their Vulnerability to Climate Change
April 7
Stuart Hill
Department of Biological Sciences
pilE Transcriptional Regulation in Neisseria gonorrhoeae
April 14
Departmental Honors Convocation MO AUD 3:30-4:30