OBEE Graduate Student Seminars

The OBEE Graduate Student Seminar Series takes place on Wednesdays, from 12-1pm in ISB 110

OBEE Graduate Student Seminar Schedule (Spring 2019)

DATE

SPEAKER

TITLE

1-16-19

NO SEMINAR

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1-23-19

Peter Williams

"Plant-animal interactions in tropical forests"

1-30-19

NO SEMINAR

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2-6-19

Anthony Lapsansky

"The comparative biomechanics of aerial and

     aquatic flight in alcids...and some other stuff"

2-13-19

NO SEMINAR

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2-20-19

Emily Kopania

"Molecular evolution across sperm development"

2-27-19

Sara Berk

"It's not easy being blue: environmental variation

 and sexual selection in the mountain

 bluebird, Sialia currucoides"

3-6-19

Nathanael Herrera

"Cryptic speciation and adaptation in chipmunks"

3-13-19

 

Leah Joyce

&

Hila Tzipora Chase

 

Leah’s title: "Ecologically-Engineered Parasite Dynamics:

                          The Influence of Beavers on Chytrid Fungus

                          Infections in Glacier National Park"

Hila’s title:   "Bird to the Bone: Mechanical Adaptation

                          in the Avian Wing"

3-20-18

Maria Stager

"Transcriptomic drivers of thermogenic

flexibility in Dark-eyed Juncos"

3-27-19

NO SEMINAR

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4-3-19

Keely Corder

"The Role of Mitochondrial Function

 in High Altitude Adaptation"

4-10-19

Joely DeSimone

"The hormonal regulation of avian migratory behavior"

4-17-19

Cole Wolf

&

James Mouton

Cole’s title:   "Selection on body composition in deer mice:

                            is fatter fitter?"

James’ title:  "Why does parental responsiveness to

                            begging vary across species?"

4-24-19

Ze Ren

"Ecological Stoichiometry in Watersheds: From

 Land to Water in The Qinghai Lake Basin"