Clark stained glass from Geography building of Biology Biology Seminars


Please join us for our weekly Fall 2015 Seminar Series on at 4:00 on Wednesday afternoons in Lasry Biosciences 237, coffee and pastries at 3:45.


August 26

Bumpus Biology Graduate Symposium
featuring oral presentations of their work by some of our PhD candidates from1:30-2:45 in room 237, followed by a poster session demonstrating graduate research projects held in the lobby from 3:00-5:00

September 30

Michael Boyle, Postdoctoral Fellow, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute. Comparative Development and Life History Diversity in Sipuncula
Hosted by Néva Meyer

October 7 Chris Simon, Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Connecticut. The molecular evolution of 13- and 17-year periodical cicadas: insects that count and live life in four year jumps
Hosted by David Hibbett
October 14 Patrick Emery, Professor of Neurobiology, University of Massachusetts Medical School. Synchronization of circadian rhythms by temperature cycles
Hosted by Justin Thackeray
November 4 Gunter Wagner, Alison Richard Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University. Inflammation, genes and the evolution of pregnancy
Hosted by Philip Bergmann
December 2 Alicia Knudson, Ph.D. Candidate, Clark University. Fruiting body development, evolution, and biology of the mushroom Lentinus tigrinus.
Hosted by David Hibbett