2019 Fall Seminar Series

Dec. 6, 2019

Our December 6th, seminar with Dr. Matthew Hurteau will be the last of the 2019 Fall Seminars. The Department would like to thank all the speakers who came to campus and shared their research and expertise with our students and faculty. Thank you also to Dr. Brian Buma for being...

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2019 Fall Seminar Series - Dr. Matthew Hurteau

Nov. 22, 2019

Event Information Who: Dr. Matthew Hurteau What: 2019 Fall Seminar Series When: Friday, Dec. 6th, at Noon Where: NC 3202 Dr. Matthew Hurteau Associate Professor University of New Mexico, Dept. of Biology Wildfire and climate influences on forest carbon carrying capacity Understanding how projected climate and climate-driven increases in wildfire...

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Kyle Turchick hosts webinar on COASTAL MARGIN WEBINAR SERIES

Nov. 22, 2019

Kyle Turchick hosts a webinar on COSTAL MARGIN WEBINAR SERIES November 14, 2019 Topic: The role of wind and landslide disturbance in temperate rainforests Presenter: Kyle Turchick, University of Colorado Denver You can hear Kyle’s webinar here.

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Lamya'a Dawud presents at the Society for Neuroscience 2019 National Conference

Nov. 20, 2019

Lamya’a Dawud M.S., a doctoral student in Dr. Sondra Bland's lab with the department of Integrative and Systems Biology and a recipient of the 2019 Fall Graduate Student Travel Award, CLAS Travel Award, and Graduate School Travel Award has recently returned from presenting a poster at the Society for Neuroscience...

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2019 Fall Seminar Series - Dr. Tania Reis

Nov. 15, 2019

Event Information Who: Dr. Tina Reis What: 2019 Fall Seminar Series When: Friday, Nov. 22nd at Noon Where: NC 3202 Tânia Reis, PhD Associate Professor University of Colorado, Medical School Department of Medicine Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes “How flies get fat: from genes to neurons:” Preventing obesity requires...

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Near-Infrared Chemiluminescent Nanoparticles for In Vivo Optical Imaging

Nov. 5, 2019

Event Information Who: Dr. Jung-Jae Lee What: 2019 Fall Seminar Series When: Friday, Nov. 8, 2019 Where: NC 3202 at Noon Imaging techniques are a vital part of clinical diagnostics and biomedical research. Optical molecular imaging makes use of relatively harmless, low-energy light, and technically straightforward instrumentation. Bioluminescence imaging systems,...

Dr. Brian Buma

Brian Buma weighs in on local fire dynamics and Alaskan logging

Nov. 1, 2019

From an article appearing in Dean's Notes , Oct. 23, 2019 “Logging not only reduces the forest’s ability to store carbon and the number of trees, it disrupts the soil badly,” Brian Buma, Integrative Biology Assistant Professor, recently told VICE News in a conversation about Alaska. He also recently spoke...

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Integrative Biology hosts Mr. Mike Phillips

Oct. 25, 2019

The Department of Integrative Biology and Dr. Diana Tomback were excited to host a Meet & Greet on Wednesday, Oct. 23 rd for Mr. Mike Phillips, Director of the Turner Endangered Species Fund and Author of The Wolves of Yellowstone . Mr. Phillips was also the guest lecturer for the...

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Diversification and speciation in crossbills: the magic of a “charmed life”

Oct. 25, 2019

Event Information Who: Dr. Craig Benkman What: 2019 Fall Graduate Student Seminar When: Friday, Nov. 1, 2019 Where: NC 3202 at Noon Dr. Craig Benkman Professor and Robert B. Berry Distinguished Chair in Ecology University of Wyoming After providing an overview of the patterns and processes driving crossbill ( Loxia...

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Julie Byle speaks on panel at North American Association for Environmental Education national conference

Oct. 22, 2019

Julie Byle M.S., is doctoral student in Dr. Greg Cronin's lab with the department of Integrative and Systems Biology and a recipient of the 2019 Fall Graduate Student Travel Award. She has just returned from speaking on the panel at the North American Association for Environmental Education national conference in...

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