Plant and Microbial Biology Plant Seminar: "Mechanisms for target specificity in transcriptional regulation controlling Arabidopsis anther development"
Seminar | May 2 | 12-1 p.m. | 101 Barker Hall
Hong Ma, Fudan University and Penn State
In the area of functional studies of genes important for plant reproductive development, we focus on molecular basis of meiotic homologous recombination and chromosome condensation and segregation, gene networks controlling anther and pollen development, and regulatory elements ensuring reproductive development in response to environmental changes, such as light, drought and heat.
Special Event | May 2 | 6-8:30 p.m. | Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union, Pauley Ballroom
Join us for the 5th annual SERC Gala!
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Seminar | May 3 | 12-1 p.m. | 132 Mulford Hall
Kurt Fausch, Professor Emeritus of Dept. Fish, Wildlife, & Conservation Studies, Colorado State University, shares, "What is essential about reverse for fish and humans? Lessons on connectivity and connections from four decades"
Seminar | May 3 | 3-4 p.m. | 103 Mulford Hall
Manuela Girotto, Research Scientist, USRA, NASA, shares her talk, "Land Surface Data Assimilation Using Remote Sensing Observations".
Workshop | May 8 | 9:30-11:30 a.m. | UC Botanical Garden
Join Birds of Berkeley author, Oliver James, for a bird walk in the Garden. Birds of Berkeley is a full-color field guide to 25 birds easily found in Berkeley proves that even the citys avian residents are a little quirky. Copies of his book will be available for sale and signing.
$20, $18 UCBG members, Free for UC Students, Faculty, and Staff
Seminar | May 9 | Valley Life Sciences Building, 3101 VLSB, Grinnell-Miller Library
Dana Lin (Finishing Talk)
MVZ Lunch is a graduate level seminar series (IB264) based on current and recent vertebrate research. Professors, graduate students, staff, and visiting researchers present on current and past research projects. The seminar meets every Wednesday from 12- 1pm in the Grinnell-Miller Library. Enter through the MVZ's Main Office, 3101 Valley Life Sciences Building, and please let the receptionist... More >
Presentation | May 10 | 12-2 p.m. | Morgan Hall, Morgan Lounge
Come and hear the final presentations of UC Berkeleys first Farm Bill Graduate Seminar and learn about emerging marker bills and pressing issues in our nations largest omnibus food and agriculture legislation. This two-hour cross-disciplinary seminar will feature student research and policy briefs on proposed improvements to the Farm Bill.
Lecture | May 17 | 10-11:30 a.m. | UC Botanical Garden
Join Emily Burns, Director of Science for the Save the Redwoods League, for a morning in our Redwood Grove. Home to endangered species and notable for their remarkable carbon storage capacity, coast redwood forests stand today in a rapidly changing world.
Free with Garden Admission ($12 adult/$10 seniors), Free for UCBG Members/UC Students, Staff, Faculty