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Seminar Schedule - Spring 2019

Held Wednesdays from 4-5 PM in Room 200, Sullivan Science Building.
Parking is available in the McIver Street Parking Deck.
Everyone is invited! The Department will provide coffee, tea, and snacks at 3:30 PM (Sullivan Science second floor lobby, right outside of Sullivan 200).
For disability accommodations, please contact the UNCG Biology Department Office by Phone (336) 334-5391 OR email at


Date Speaker Title Host
02/13/2019 Dr. Clare Rittschof From the outside in: social behavior and health in the honey bee Graduate Students Association
02/27/2019 Peggy Vaughan, Dr. Stephani Page, Dr. Jamila Simpson Hidden No More: STEM Women of Color (Note: this seminar will be held in Sullivan 101) Malcolm Schug and Lynn Sametz
03/06/2019 NO SEMINAR No seminar–Spring Break
03/13/2019 Dr. Steven Copp Novel insights into the muscle mechanoreflex in health and cardiovascular disease Joseph Santin
03/20/2019 Dr. Emily Bailey Farmers and Feces: a One Health Approach to Emerging Swine Zoonoses Gideon Wasserberg
03/27/2019 Dr. Joel Meyer Pollutant, environmental, and genetic factors that affect mitochondria Ramji Bhandari
04/03/2019 Dr. Getu Beyene  TBA Ayalew Osena
04/10/2019 Dr. Manuel Kleiner Assessing metabolism and interspecies interactions in microbial symbioses and microbial communities via metaproteomics Kasie Raymann
04/17/2019 Dr. Dan Schrider Machine Learning for Population Genetic Inference Louis-Marie Bobay
04/24/2019 Dr. Karl Hasenstein Plant proprioception – how plants cope with their environment John Kiss
05/01/2019 Dr. Adrian Smith Science in an Ant Colony and on YouTube: Chemical Communication in Social Insects and Science Communication Online Olav Rueppell

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