Seminar Series: Spring 2015
*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.
January 22 Introductory meeting for students taking
Biology Seminar BIOL-411/41200
February 12 Meghan Brown, Hobart and William Smith Colleges
“Our lakes are being invaded by exotic fleas:
Can we stop them?”
February 26 Scott Taylor, Cornell Lab of Ornithology
"Ecological and Evolutionary Insights
from (sometimes) Common Backyard Birds"
March 5 Geraldine Britton, Decker School of Nursing
"Blowing smoke: The changing face of
March 26 Christa Chatfield, SUNY Cortland
Legionella pneumophila attachment
and biofilm formation
April 9 Jane Hubbard, NYU Medical Center
"The C. elegans Germ Line as a Model
for Stem Cell Biology"