News and Events

SEMINARS for 2016-17
Unless noted otherwise, lunch is provided at 12:15pm

Steve Palumbi, Stanford University

Sept 29-30, 2016

9/29 |4:30pm | MBH216  General talk: The Extreme Life of the Sea and what it tells us about the future of the oceans 

9/30 | 12:30pm | MBH 216 Science talk: Using genomics as a tool in conservation of ocean wildlife 

Nov. 4, 2016 (12:30pm, MBH 220):
Dr. Barry Logan, Bowdoin College

"Mechanisms of mortality and the legacy of land use in dwarf mistletoe-infected spruce forests along the Maine coast"


Nov. 11, 2016 (12:30pm, MBH 220):

STEM-Alumni Seminar by David Zappulla, '95, Johns Hopkins University

"The telomerase RNA-protein complex and its role in telomere-length homeostasis"

Co-sponsored by the CCI

March 8, 2017 (Wednesday)

Ignacio Jimenez Perez, Tompkins Conservation
(Sponsored by ES)
"Rewilding, Large Mammal Reintroduction, and Park Creation in South America:  25 years of Tompkins Conservation"

March 10, 2017

Sourya Shrestha,
Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins
"Key drivers, and epidemiological dynamics of
drug-resistant tuberculosis: A model-based approach"

March 17, 2017

Nathanie Trisnadi,
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH
“Visualizing the dynamic interactions between Plasmodium and mosquitos.”

March 20, 2017 (Monday)
Biology Class of '88 Lectures:

Dr. Douglas Melton, Harvard Stem Cell Institute

12:30pm, MBH 216:  Science Talk (TBA)
4:30pm, MBH 216:  General Audience Talk (TBA)

April 7, 2017

Brook Gardner, '06, UC Berkeley
(Sponsored by Chemistry Department)
“Investigating the mechanisms of making a new


Department of Biology

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