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 23 Brief introductory meeting for students in Biology Seminar
January 30 Summer Scholars Information Session (by Te-Wen Lo)
February 6 Ed Bizari, Hobart and William Smith Colleges
"Discovering cultures outside the lab"
February 13 Sara Kaiser, Cornell Lab of Ornithology
February 20 Benjamin Stein, Michigan State University
“A novel, Fe-S-binding receiver domain regulates oxygen sensing in
Caulobacter crescentus ”
February 27 Fay-Wei Li, Cornell University
"Three cool facts you must know about seed-free plants"
March 5 Nicole Theodisiou, Union College
“Game of Guts: spirals versus tubes”
March 19 Patricia Mowery, Hobart and William Smith Colleges
“Building anti-cancer agents with undergraduates”
April 2 Maki Inada's Sabbatical Presentation
"Single-cell analyses: Tokyo and Tagrisso"
April 9 Ally Girasole, Biology ‘10
“TRAPing cells to treat Parkinson's disease”
April 16 Rhea Datta, Hamilton College
"Exploring the cis-regulatory code of developmental enhancers
in the Drosophila melanogaster embryo and eye"
April 23 Biology Honors Symposium
April 27 Biochemistry Research Symposium