News & Events

Spring 2017

Held Wednesdays from 4-5 PM in Room 201, Sullivan Science Building.
Parking is available in the McIver Street Parking Deck.
Refreshments will be served at 3:45 PM.
For disability accommodations, please contact Omar Raya in the UNCG Biology Department Office by Phone (336) 334-5391 OR email at

Date Speaker Title Host
01/18/2017 Dr. John Kiss Novel light sensory mechanisms in plants: what we have learned from spaceflight experiments Dr. Bruce Kirchoff
02/22/2017 No Seminar TBA
03/01/2017 Talia Hatkevich Examining the importance of Class I crossovers in meiosis  Dr. John Tomkiel Dean
03/08/2017 Jennifer Rhode CUREs: Bringing authentic research into undergraduate labs Dr. Iglika Pavlova
03/22/2017 Dr. Yiping Qi Plant disease resistance and precise genome editing Dr. Elizabeth Lacey
03/29/2017 Dr. Thomas E. Lovejoy A Wild Solution for Climate Change Dr. Robert H Stavn
04/05/2017 Gary Rosenkrantz Natural Beings and the organization of their parts Dr. Stan Faeth
04/12/2017 Susanne Brander Multiple stressors in coastal ecosystems: measuring responses in model estuarine organisms Dr. Ramji Bhandari
04/19/2017 Francis L. de los Reyes The Global Sanitation Crisis: A wicked problem requiring systems thinking. Biology Graduate Students
04/26/2017 Robert Arndt Activity Patterns and Interactions of Temperate-Zone Bats Dr. Matina Kalcounis-Rueppell