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Lester Newman Seminar Series

Fall term seminars will be held on Thursdays at noon in SRTC 247.

Fall 2014

DATESPEAKERTITLEHOST
October 02 -  - -
October 09

Gilbert Flores

Cal State Northridge

"Temporal variability of the human microbiome."
Reysenbach
October 17* Alumni Night - Tierra Curry
"Practicing Conservation Biology in the Anthropocene: 
Ya Gotta Start Swingin Your Hammer Somewhere"
Biology Department
October 23

Rick Davis

OHSU

"Survival  at the rock bottom of the food web: Metagenomics of bacteria from a dark volcanic ice cave in Antarctica."

Reysenbach
October 30

Jacob Tennessen 

Oregon State University

"Extra sexes, extra genomes: Evolution of dioecy and polyploidy in strawberries" Eppley
November 06

Brian Sidlauskas 

Oregon State University

"Ultraconserved elements yield new insights into the exceptional morphological radiation of Neotropical headstanding fishes" Masta
November 13

Patrick Degnan   

University of Illinois

TBA Raghavan
November 20

Corrie Moreau

Field Museum

TBA Ballhorn
November 27 No seminar Thanksgiving Break NA
December 4

Nadja Wielebnowki

Oregon Zoo

"Monitoring stress in wildlife: How useful is noninvasive hormone monitoring?" Duffield

* Seminar will occur on Friday during Alumni Night

Winter 2015

DATESPEAKERTITLEHOST
January 8 TBA TBA TBA
January 15

TBA

TBA TBA
January 22

Dr. Stephen J. Dinsmore

Iowa State University
"Plovers, prairie dogs, and plague: The Mountain Plover in Montana" Murphy
January 29

HHMI

TBA Estes
February 5 HHMI TBA Estes
February 12

Frank Robb

University of Maryland, 

 School of Medicine

TBA Reysenbach
February 19

TBA

TBA TBA
Febrary 26 TBA TBA TBA
March 5

Dr. Paul Beare

Rocky Mountain Laboratory, MT

TBA Raghavan
March 12

Victor DeFilippis

Oregon Health & Science University

TBA
Stedman

Spring 2015

Date

Speaker

Title

Host

April 02

Ivania Ceron-Souza

Oregon State

 The intricate evolutionary history of the red mangrove species (Rhizophora) in the neotropics.

Eppley

April 09

Jessica Budke

UC Davis

TBA

Eppley

April 16

TBA

 

TBA

TBA

April 23


Nina R Salama

Fred Hutchinson

Cancer Research Center

TBA

Stedman

April 30

TBA

 

TBA

TBA

May 07

Douglas Robinson

OSU

TBA

Murphy

May 14

Becky Ball

Arizona State University

TBA

Rosenstiel/Eppley

May 21

Dr. Joseph Wade

Wadsworth Center

TBA

Raghavan

May 28

TBA

 

TBA

TBA

June 04

TBA

 

TBA

TBA

Fall 2015

DATE

SPEAKER

TITLE

HOST

October 01

TBA

TBA

TBA

October 08

TBA

 

TBA

TBA

October 16

TBA

TBA

TBA

October 22

TBA

 TBA

TBA

October 29

TBA

TBA

TBA

November 05

TBA

TBA

TBA

November 12

TBA

TBA

 TBA

November 19

TBA

 

TBA

TBA

November 26

No seminar

Thanksgiving Break

N/A

December 03

TBA

TBA

TBA