<< April 2018 >>

Monday, April 2, 2018

Monday Coffee

Social Event | January 22 – April 23, 2018 every Monday with exceptions | 9:30-10:30 a.m. | 5047 Valley Life Sciences Building

 Department of Integrative Biology

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

MVZ LUNCH SEMINAR - Matthew Holding: Drivers of Diversity in Pitviper Venom from Populations to Species

Seminar | April 4 | 12-1 p.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, 3101 VLSB, Grinnell-Miller Library

 Matthew Holding

 Museum of Vertebrate Zoology

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 >

Thursday, April 5, 2018

IB Seminar: Multicomponent and Multimodal Signals in Ant Communication

Seminar | April 5 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 2040 Valley Life Sciences Building | Canceled

 Bert Hölldobler, Arizona State University

 Department of Integrative Biology

IB Social

Social Event | January 18 – May 3, 2018 every Thursday with exceptions | 4:30-5:30 p.m. | 2063 Valley Life Sciences Building

 Department of Integrative Biology

Monday, April 9, 2018

Monday Coffee

Social Event | January 22 – April 23, 2018 every Monday with exceptions | 9:30-10:30 a.m. | 5047 Valley Life Sciences Building

 Department of Integrative Biology

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Beyond Diversity: Building A Culture of Inclusion in STEM Education

Special Event | April 10 | 3:30-5 p.m. | Sutardja Dai Hall, Banatao Auditorium

 Tracy L. Johnson, Ph.D., Department of Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology, UCLA

 Paul Barber, Ph.D., Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, UCLA

 Tyrone B. Hayes, Ph.D., Department of Integrative Biology, UCB

 College of Division of Biological Sciences Letters & Science

A lecture and panel discussion (3:30-5:00 pm) followed by a reception (after 5 pm).

The greatest population growth in the US is happening in precisely the populations that remain profoundly underrepresented in the sciences. It is clear that the long-term vitality of the scientific enterprise in the US is dependent on preparing a broader population of young people to be the scientific leaders...   More >

 

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Wednesday, April 11, 2018

MVZ LUNCH SEMINAR - Ravinder Sehgal: Avian malaria in a changing world

Seminar | April 11 | 12-1 p.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, 3101 VLSB, Grinnell-Miller Library

 Ravinder Sehgal

 Museum of Vertebrate Zoology

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 >

IB Game Night

Social Event | April 11 | 5-6:30 p.m. | 5047 Valley Life Sciences Building

 Department of Integrative Biology

Thursday, April 12, 2018

IB Seminar: "Physiological and genomic insights into adaptations and mal-adaptations in high-altitude populations"

Seminar | April 12 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 2040 Valley Life Sciences Building | Note change in date

 Tatum Simonson, University of California, San Diego

 Department of Integrative Biology

IB Social

Social Event | January 18 – May 3, 2018 every Thursday with exceptions | 4:30-5:30 p.m. | 2063 Valley Life Sciences Building

 Department of Integrative Biology

Friday, April 13, 2018

IB Art and Science Show

Social Event | April 13 | 5-8 p.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, T. Rex Atrium

 Department of Integrative Biology

Monday, April 16, 2018

Monday Coffee

Social Event | January 22 – April 23, 2018 every Monday with exceptions | 9:30-10:30 a.m. | 5047 Valley Life Sciences Building

 Department of Integrative Biology

IB Finishing Talk: Investigating hidden vascular damage as a cause of cognitive decline

Seminar | April 16 | 4-5 p.m. | 2040 Valley Life Sciences Building

 Aaron Friedman, UCB (Kaufer Lab)

 Department of Integrative Biology

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

MVZ LUNCH SEMINAR: Taichi Suzuki: Ecology and evolution of the Mammalian Gut Microbiota

Seminar | April 18 | 12-1 p.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, 3101 VLSB, Grinnell-Miller Library

 Taichi Suzuki (Finishing Talk)

 Museum of Vertebrate Zoology

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 >

Thursday, April 19, 2018

IB Seminar: The Avian Microbiome: Past, Present, Future

Seminar | April 19 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 2040 Valley Life Sciences Building | Note change in date

 Sarah Hird, University of Connecticut

 Department of Integrative Biology

Thank Goodness It's Thursday

Social Event | April 19 | 4:30-6 p.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, 2063 and Courtyard

 Department of Integrative Biology

Saturday, April 21, 2018

Natural History Up Close!

Special Event | April 21 | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, Courtyard

 

No speaker listed., Berkeley Natural History Museums

 Berkeley Natural History Museums (BNHM)

The Berkeley Natural History Museums and Department of Integrative Biology pair up for this exciting display that includes live plants and animals, vertebrate and invertebrate museum specimens, fossils, and interesting facts. Don't forget to test your natural history knowledge at the prize wheel! Get your Science@Cal passport stamped here.

Museum of Vertebrate Zoology Open House

Special Event | April 21 | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, 3101 VLSB

 No speaker listed.

 Museum of Vertebrate Zoology

Do you love animals? Visit the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology! With >700,000 bird, mammal, reptile, and amphibian specimens, the museum is one of the largest university-based collections of tetrapod vertebrates. Drop by for a rare peek at our research and education specimens and interact with scientists to learn about our research. Get your Science@Cal Passport stamped here!

Opportunities for Undergraduates at the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology

Special Event | April 21 | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, 3101 VLSB

 No speaker listed.

 Museum of Vertebrate Zoology

Are you interested in biological research, natural history collections, specimen preparation, archival practices, or GIS and bioinformatics? The Museum of Vertebrate Zoology offers many exciting opportunities for UC Berkeley undergraduates to work with museum faculty, curators, graduate students, and other researchers. Come talk to current undergraduates and project mentors about volunteer and...   More >

AmphibiaWeb: Global Amphibian Conservation, Biology, and Diversity

Special Event | April 21 | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, 3101 VLSB (3rd floor atrium)

 No speaker listed.

 Museum of Vertebrate Zoology

Amphibians are some of the most imperiled animals on Earth. But what is an amphibian? Come to AmphibiaWeb to learn about the biology, conservation, and diversity of frogs, salamanders, and caecilians through interactive maps, games, and activity sheets for all ages. Find out how you can help and learn more about these amazing animals.

Museum of Vertebrate Zoology Presents: Reptile Dissection

Special Event | April 21 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, 3095 VLSB

 Theresa Barclay, Prep Lab Manager, Museum of Vertebrate Zoology

 Museum of Vertebrate Zoology

Watch a reptile dissection and learn about the anatomy and unique evolutionary features that make snakes and lizards some of the most extraordinary creatures within the animal kingdom. Free tickets to this event will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis at the MVZ Reception Desk (3101 VLSB). Slots are limited (50 people) and tickets go fast, so arrive early!

Monday, April 23, 2018

Monday Coffee

Social Event | January 22 – April 23, 2018 every Monday with exceptions | 9:30-10:30 a.m. | 5047 Valley Life Sciences Building

 Department of Integrative Biology

IB Finishing Talk: Population dynamics of green tide macroalgae in the central San Francisco Bay

Seminar | April 23 | 4-5 p.m. | 2040 Valley Life Sciences Building

 Rosemary Romero, UCB (Lindberg and Sousa Labs)

 Department of Integrative Biology

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

MVZ LUNCH SEMINAR - Jesyka Melendez: The immunogenetics of mating behavior in Peromyscus: A genomic approach

Seminar | April 25 | 12-1 p.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, 3101 VLSB, Grinnell-Miller Library

 Jesyka Melendez (Finishing Talk)

 Museum of Vertebrate Zoology

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 >

IB/ESPM Chalk Talk

Social Event | April 25 | 5-6:30 p.m. | 5047 Valley Life Sciences Building

 Department of Integrative Biology

Thursday, April 26, 2018

IB Seminar: Saviors of the reef?: Context-dependent control of algae by coral reef fish

Seminar | April 26 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 2040 Valley Life Sciences Building

 Mike Gil, University of California, Davis

 Department of Integrative Biology

IB Social

Social Event | January 18 – May 3, 2018 every Thursday with exceptions | 4:30-5:30 p.m. | 2063 Valley Life Sciences Building

 Department of Integrative Biology

Monday, April 30, 2018