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2021 - 2022 Biology Seminar Series

Departmental seminars explore all aspects of biology, and are held 12:30 - 1:30 pm, Fridays via ZOOM unless otherwise indicated.

All queries should be directed to Natasha Mhatre.

All are welcome to attend!

2021-2022 Schedule


DATE SPEAKER TITLE
24 Sept

Curtis Lubbe

Save some for later: carbohydrate storage in herbaceous perennial plants
1 Oct David Pfennig Phenotypic plasticity and the evolutionary origins of novel traits
8 Oct

Liam McGuire

Neat things we’ve learned about bats and hibernation while studying white-nose syndrome
15 Oct

Bogumil Karas

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Fantastic microbes and how we use them
22 Oct Lauren Buckley How do montane insects experience and respond to climate change means and extremes?

Join us on ZOOM at 12:20 pm

https://westernuniversity.zoom.us/j/95225500871

29 Oct Gregory Sutton High power insects: The biomechanics of jumping and striking
1 Nov STUDY BREAK
12 Nov Allison Walker TBA
19 Nov Daphne Goring TBA
26 Nov Catherine Ivy TBA
3 Dec Kristi Montooth TBA
10 Dec - 3 Jan EXAM PERIOD/HOLIDAY SEASON BREAK
7 Jan Esther Ngumbi TBA
14 Jan Ian Scott TBA
21 Jan TBA TBA
28 Jan Oana Birceanu TBA
4 Feb TBA TBA
11 Feb TBA TBA
18 Feb Carrie Wu TBA
19 Feb READING WEEK
4 Mar Rajendhran Rajakumar TBA
11 Mar TBA
18 Mar Takeshi Suzuki TBA
25 Mar Astrid Groot TBA
15 Apr GOOD FRIDAY

There are occasions when notable speakers visit the department who are not part of the weekly series. Those seminars will be listed below and will also explore a wide range of topics in biology. All are welcome to attend!

Special Seminar Schedule

DATE SPEAKER TITLE or DETAILS TIME VENUE
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