Spring 2022 Seminars

Wednesdays at 4:00 PM in BI 234

Also streaming LIVE on ZOOM Meeting ID 980 8035 1166 / Passcode 377803

April 13

"The more things change, the more they stay the same: Rapid and dynamic evolution in ancient and essential traits"

Annalise Paaby / Assistant Professor / School of Biological Sciences / Georgia Institute of Technology

April 20

"VR killed the video star: Neurocognition, virtual reality, and augmented reality in science education"

Jonah Firestone / Assistant Professor / College of Education / Washington State University

April 27

"Grower orientated research to manage plant diseases"

Chakradhar Mattupalli / Assistant Professor / Dept. of Plant Pathology, College of Agricultural, Human, & Natural Resources / Washington State University

May 4

"Effects of plastic marine debris on ocean surface ecosystems"

Linsey Haram / AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellow, SERC Research Associate / Smithsonian Institute

May 11

Phase II Advising Workshop (NO SEMINAR)

May 18

"The unsung hero of mitosis: the midbody is a novel translating organelle important for cell fate" 

Ahna Skop / Discovery Fellow / Wisconsin Institute for Discovery

Followed by, Conversations in Sci-Art: Ahna Skop, Geneticist in conversation with Sasha Petrenko, Media Artist

5:30-6:30pm, AA152

May 25

"From humans to mice and back again: Understanding disease in ankylosing spondylitis"

Ruth Napier / Assistant Professor / Dept. of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology / Oregon Health & Science University

June 1

"Scouting porcupines, fearful elk and niche-crashing kangaroo rats: the importance of relaxing assumptions in spatial ecology"

Tim Bean / Assistant Professor / Biological Sciences Department / Calpoly / San Luis Obispo

Other Events of Interest

May 31

Hannah Fisher's thesis presentation: Primary cilia display a non-uniform response to intracellular calcium release

May 31, midday on zoom. Meeting ID: 920 1463 8502