Lester Newman Seminar Series

Janurary 10, 2019 

The fall and rise of environmental variation in aquatic population and community ecology

By Samuel Fey

From Reed College

January 17, 2019

Madagascar meanderings: Twenty years of chasing tenrecs and the urgent need for continued scientific collecting in conservation

By Link Olson

From University of Alaska

January 24, 2019

New Labeling and Imaging Methods for Cellular Processes

By Jay Nadeau

From Portland State University

January 31, 2019

Environmental change and ecophysiology of birds

By Daniel Ardia

From Franklin & Marshall College

February 7, 2019

Evolution and regulation of small RNAs in insect symbiont genomes

By Allison Hansen

From University of California Riverside

February 14, 2019

People, pigs, poo and parasites

By Seth O'Neal


February 21, 2019

The beginning of the Anthropocene? Late Quaternary impacts of hominins on other mammals

By Felisa A. Smith

From University of New Mexico

February 28, 2019


By Maude David 

From Oregon State University


March 7, 2019

Whole Genome Duplication Shapes Pollinator-Mediated Assortative Mating and Herbivore Diversity on a Dominant Desert Shrub (Larrea tridentata)

By Robert Laport

From Rhodes College


November 29, 2018

Mammalian tree of life and the inverse latitudinal gradient of speciation rates

By Nathan Upham

From Yale University



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