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Seminar Calendar Fall 2017

Fall 2017

Please join us for our seminar series on topics in biological sciences Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3-4:15.


DateSpeaker, Affiliation, Topic of Discussion (click title to see abstract)
8/31/2017NAME: Peggy Martinez, MS Biology
ADVISOR: Marie-Anne de Graaff
TITLE: Impacts of Anthropgenic Noise on Litter Chemistry and Decomposition Processes in a Semi-Arid Ecosystem
NAME: Dan Melody, MS Biology
ADVISOR: Jennifer Forbey
TITLE: The Cost of Roaming Free: Assessing the Effects of Plant Secondary Metabolites on Diet Selection and Nutritional Condition in a Free-Ranging Generalist Herbivore
LOCATION: Riverfront Hall 102 B
TIME: 11:00 AM
9/21/2017NAME: Dr. Rob Colautti, Queens University
HOST: Dr. Steve Novak
TITLE:Natural Selection and Rapid Evolution of Local Adaptation in Invading Species
9/28/2017NAME: Dr. Louise Barrett, University of Lethbridge
HOST: Dr. John Ziker
TITLE: Vervet Monkey Social Dynamics: Physiology with and without Breaking the Skin
10/05/2017NAME: Dr. Chris Wilson, University of Florida
HOST: Dr. Trevor Caughlin
TITLE: From Atoms to Landscapes: Managing the Carbon Cycle On Grazinglands
10/12/2017NAME: Dr. Steve Wondzell, Corvallis Forestry Sciences Laboratory
HOST: Dr. Kevin Feris
TITLE: What Should Streams Look Like?
Applying the concepts of reference condition and desired future condition to stream restoration
10/19/2017NAME: Dr. Cathy Whitlock, Montana State University
HOST: Dr. Christopher Hill
10/24/2017NAME: Ann Marie Raymondi, MS Biology
Advisor: Dr. Nancy Glenn, Geosciences
10/26/2017NAME: Dr. John Byers, University of Idaho
HOST: Jennifer Forbey
TITLE: What Does She Really Want: New Directions in the Study of Female Mate Choice
11/2/2017NAME: Dr. James Doyle, UC Davis
HOST: Dr. Jim Smith
11/9/2017NAME: Dr. James D. Forester, University of Minnesota
HOST: Dr. Neil Carter
11/16/2017NAME: Dr. Marjorie Matocq, University of Nevada Reno
HOST: Jennifer Forbey
11/21/2017Thanksgiving Break, No Classes
11/30/2017NAME: Marines de la Pena-Domene
HOST: Dr. Trevor Caughlin