Seminar Series: Spring 2017
*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 26 Introductory meeting for students taking
Biology Seminar BIOL-411/41200
February 2 Joshua Moyer, Ithaca College
"Sharks: The morphology and evolution
of elasmobranch fishes"
FRI., FEB 10 Adam Zelehowsky, Fall '16 Jr. Research
12:05-12:20 “Investigating the freezing resistance
mechanisms of grasses in the Pooideae"
February 16 Kiran Madura (Biology '81),
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School,
"Defining the site of nuclear protein
degradation: a simple question
with a complex answer"
ALSO: meeting PreHealth Students,
12:10 p.m., CNS 1C, Attend the Q&A session.
March 2 Sarah Garcia (Biology '09)
"Twitters, tweets and trills: Morphological
bases of avian vocal diversity"
March 9 Randy Fuller, Colgate University
"Impacts of in-stream and whole drainage
basin lime amendments on the structure
and function of acid-stressed Adirondack
April 6 Susan Parks, Syracuse University
Topic related to: Acoustic Diversity in
April 13 Whalen Symposium -- stay tuned
April 26 & 27 Biology Honors Symposium
April 27, 6:15 pm, Tri-Beta Induction, CNS 1B
Monday, May 1 Biochemistry Symposium
May 2-4 Jr. Research Symposium