Seminars

Biological Sciences Virtual Seminar Series

Fall 2020 | Fridays 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

September 18
Speaker: Dr. Christina Baer (FRI)
Areas of Research: Natural history, ecology, and evolution of plant-insect interactions


September 25
Speaker: Haley Arnold and Andria Kroner (Grad Students)
Area(s) of Research: Seed dispersal in Mimulus norissii, Vocalizations of the Mariana crow


October 2
Speaker: Dr. Martin Weidmann, Cornell
Area(s) of Research: Prevention and control of foodborne and zoonotic diseases


October 9
Speaker: Shrestha Mathur and Sheila Moore, Grad Students
Area(s) of Research: Outer membrane vesicles in P. aeruginosa, Lateralized behavior in animals


October 16
Speaker: Dr. Bryan Dewsbury, U. Rhode Island
Area(s) of Research: URMs in STEM and student success


October 23
Speaker: Dr. Adriane Lam, Geology postdoc - BU Presidential Diversity Fellow
Area(s) of Research: Paleobiogeography, biostratigraphy and taxonomy


October 30 - 9AM SEMINAR
Speaker: Dr. Kim Kline, Nanyang Tech, Singapore
Area(s) of Research: Bacterial factors involved in colonization and biofilm formation


November 6
Speaker: Dr. Vaughn Cooper, University of Pittsburgh
Area(s) of Research: Evolutionary biology and the origins of biodiversity


November 13
Graduate Student Writing Workshop