<< October 2018 >>

Monday, October 1, 2018

Monday Bagels and Coffee

Social Event | August 27 – November 26, 2018 every Monday with exceptions | 10-11 a.m. | 5053 Valley Life Sciences Building

 Department of Integrative Biology

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

MVZ LUNCH SEMINAR - Scott Edwards: Evolutionary genomics of flightlessness in birds

Seminar | October 3 | 12-1 p.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, 3101 VLSB, Grinnell-Miller Library

 Scott Edwards

 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 >

Why Do People Reject Good Science?: Charles M. and Martha Hitchcock Lectures by Eugenie Scott

Lecture | October 3 | 4:10 p.m. | International House, Chevron Auditorium

 Dr. Eugenie C. Scott, Founding Executive Director, National Center for Science Education, Inc.

 Graduate Division

Eugenie Scott will present the Hitchcock lectures on October 3 and 4, 2018. The second lecture is titled "Evolution and Creationism as Science and Myth" and is free and open to the public. No tickets are required.

IB Game Night

Social Event | October 3 | 5-7 p.m. | 5053 Valley Life Sciences Building

 Department of Integrative Biology

Thursday, October 4, 2018

IB Seminar: Anhydrobiosis – Strategies and Applications

Seminar | October 4 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 2040 Valley Life Sciences Building

 Michael Menze, University of Louisville

 Department of Integrative Biology

Evolution and Creationism as Science and Myth: Charles M. and Martha Hitchcock Lectures by Eugenie Scott

Lecture | October 4 | 4:10 p.m. | International House, Chevron Auditorium

 Dr. Eugenie C. Scott, Founding Executive Director, National Center for Science Education, Inc.

 Graduate Division

Eugenie Scott will present the Hitchcock lectures on October 3 and 4, 2018. The second lecture is titled "Evolution and Creationism as Science and Myth" and is free and open to the public. No tickets are required.

IB Social

Social Event | August 23, 2018 – May 9, 2019 every Thursday with exceptions | 4:30-5:30 p.m. | 2063 Valley Life Sciences Building

 Department of Integrative Biology

Monday, October 8, 2018

Monday Bagels and Coffee

Social Event | August 27 – November 26, 2018 every Monday with exceptions | 10-11 a.m. | 5053 Valley Life Sciences Building

 Department of Integrative Biology

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

MVZ LUNCH SEMINAR - Teresa Feo: Shining new light on historic collections: How museum specimens and bright X-rays revealed one of the darkest materials known to man

Seminar | October 10 | 12-1 p.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, 3101 VLSB, Grinnell-Miller Library

 Teresa Feo

 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, October 11, 2018

IB Seminar: Elucidating the evolution and effects of the distinctive gut microbiome of bees

Seminar | October 11 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 2040 Valley Life Sciences Building

 Nancy Moran, University of Texas at Austin

 Department of Integrative Biology

IB Social

Social Event | August 23, 2018 – May 9, 2019 every Thursday with exceptions | 4:30-5:30 p.m. | 2063 Valley Life Sciences Building

 Department of Integrative Biology

Monday, October 15, 2018

Monday Bagels and Coffee

Social Event | August 27 – November 26, 2018 every Monday with exceptions | 10-11 a.m. | 5053 Valley Life Sciences Building

 Department of Integrative Biology

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

IB/ESPM Chalk Talk

Social Event | October 16 | 12-1 p.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, MVZ - GRINELL LIBRARY | Note change in date

 Department of Integrative Biology

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

MVZ LUNCH SEMINAR - Telma Laurentino: Observing evolution: Adaptation stories told by the genomes of lizards and sticklebacks

Seminar | October 17 | 12-1 p.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, 3101 VLSB, Grinnell-Miller Library

 Telma Laurentino

 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, October 18, 2018

IB Seminar: Title to be announced

Seminar | October 18 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 2040 Valley Life Sciences Building | Canceled

 Dan Costa, University of California, Santa Cruz

 Department of Integrative Biology

IB Seminar: HIV drug resistance evolution: why it was rampant, and how it became rare

Seminar | October 18 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 2040 Valley Life Sciences Building

 Pleuni Pennings, San Francisco State University

 Department of Integrative Biology

IB Social

Social Event | August 23, 2018 – May 9, 2019 every Thursday with exceptions | 4:30-5:30 p.m. | 2063 Valley Life Sciences Building

 Department of Integrative Biology

Monday, October 22, 2018

Monday Bagels and Coffee

Social Event | August 27 – November 26, 2018 every Monday with exceptions | 10-11 a.m. | 5053 Valley Life Sciences Building

 Department of Integrative Biology

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

MVZ LUNCH SEMINAR -Christopher Witt: Bird evolution in the Andes: The ups and downs

Seminar | October 24 | 12-1 p.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, 3101 VLSB, Grinnell-Miller Library

 Christopher Witt

 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, October 25, 2018

The Origin and Maintenance of Chemical Diversity in a Species-Rich Tropical Tree Lineage

Seminar | October 25 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 2040 Valley Life Sciences Building

 Paul Fine, University of California, Berkeley

 Department of Integrative Biology

Thank Goodness It's Thursday

Social Event | October 25 | 4:30-6 p.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, 2063 and Courtyard

 Department of Integrative Biology

Monday, October 29, 2018

Monday Bagels and Coffee

Social Event | August 27 – November 26, 2018 every Monday with exceptions | 10-11 a.m. | 5053 Valley Life Sciences Building

 Department of Integrative Biology

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

MVZ LUNCH SEMINAR - Juliana Vianna: Penguin evolution across the southern ocean: from population genetics structure, adaptation to speciation

Seminar | October 31 | 12-1 p.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, 3101 VLSB, Grinnell-Miller Library

 Juliana Vianna

 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 >