Seminar Series: Fall 2018

BIOLOGY DEPARTMENT
4:00 pm*
CNS 112

*unless otherwise noted

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.

Seminar Organizer, Ian Woods

August 30: Introductory meeting for students enrolled in the class

September 6: Mini Symposium: Student Summer Activities (Hosted by Tri-Beta; reception to follow)

September 13: Heidi Hehnly, Syracuse University
“Cell Cycle Mechanisms Governing Tissue Morphogenesis”

September 20: Teresa Lee, Emory University
"Repressive Chromatin Enables Longevity and its Transgenerational Inheritiance"

October 4: Student Research Options for Spring

  • BIOL-302 -- Mandatory
  • BIOC-390 with BIOL FACULTY are highly encouraged to attend

October 11: Jeff Amack, Upstate
“Establishing Asymmetries in a Developing Embryo”

October 25: Gunther Hollopeter, Cornell University
"Allosteric Regulation of the AP2 Clathrin Adaptor Complex"

November 8: Manuela Dal Forno, National Museum of Natural History
"Systematics and Microbiome of the Hyperdiverse Lichen Cladr Dictyonema (Agaricales, Basidiomycota)"

November 15: Michelle Smith, Cornell University
"Using student learning data to inspire instructional changes"

November 29: Michael P. Hoffmann, Cornell University
"Climate Change: It’s time to raise your voices!"

December 6: Roxanne Razavi, SUNY ESF
"Food webs they are a changin’: the Round Goby invasion and Hg bioaccumulation in Oneida Lake fishes

Mon., Dec. 10: Biochemistry Jr. Research Symposia

Dec., 11-13: Biology Jr. Research Symposia
(Tues-Thurs)

We hope you can join us!
We hope you can join us.

Everyone is welcome to attend!
Refreshments beforehand* (3:45-4:00pm)
CNS first floor lobby.

Print the series here (PDF)