Seminar Series: Fall 2022

4:00 p.m. All are welcome! 

Presentation format is noted for each date.

  • Zoom details TBA


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.  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.

Seminar Organizer, Maki Inada

August 26 
In person 

Brief introductory meeting for students in Biology Seminar BIOL-41100/41200 

September 1 
In person 

Mini Symposium: Student Summer Activities 
Hosted by Tri-Beta 

September 15 
(Te-Wen Lo) 

Dallas Fonseca (Biochemistry BS, Math BA ‘18) 
University of Minnesota – PhD Candidate 

September 29 
In person 
(Te-Wen Lo) 

Lauren Hodkinson (Biochemistry BS, Anthropology BA ‘18) 
Emory University – PhD Candidate  

October 6 
(Te-Wen Lo) 

Jenny Tenlen, Seattle Pacific University 
Evolution of germline development: lessons from water bears

October 20 
In person 

MANDATORY Student Research Options for Spring 2023     
 All students interested in enrolling in BIOL-302 must attend. 

November 10 
(Te-Wen Lo) 

Jennifer Schisa, Central Michigan University 


December 1 
In Person 
(Ian Woods) 

Tardigrade Tracks Research Students 

MON., Dec. 5 

Biochemistry Research Symposium     

December 7 - 9 

Biology Research Symposium