Seminar Series: Spring 2013
*unless otherwise noted
Everyone is welcome to attend!
Refreshments beforehand* (3:45-4:00pm)
CNS first floor lobby
*Please bring your own reusable mug for beverages. Reuse, reduce, recycle!
The Biology department offers a seminar (BIOL 41100/41200) series each semester representing a broad range of topics in biology. These seminars are open to the entire community. Refreshments are offered prior to the seminar and students are invited to meet with the speaker in a small group following the talk to answer questions related to the topic presented, or to answer questions regarding different careers in Biology.
Links on dates = PDF of the seminar announcement
January 24 Introductory meeting for students taking
Biology Seminar BIOL-411/41200
January 31 Evan Lind, University of Toronto
Immunity to Intracellular Infection: It's all fun
and games until someone gets leukemia
February 21 Ronald Hoy, Cornell University
The Janus-Faces of Predation and Escape:
a neurobehavioral analysis
February 28 Bruce Smith, Sabbatical Report
Water fleas and kiwis: too much,too little,
…. too late?
March 21 Patricia Mowery, Hobart and William Smith
How does your vineyard grow? Understanding
the Grapevine Pathogen, Xylella fastidiosa
April 4 Sarah Hall, Syracuse University
Epigenetic mechanisms regulating phenotypic
plasticity in C. elegans
April 11 Jaclyn Schnurr, Wells College
Short and long-term consequences of seed
predation in temperate forests
April 18 Michael E. Zuber Upstate Medical University
Retina Degeneration and Regeneration in Xenopus:
What we can learn from the frog