Current Seminars

Here you can see all of the Department of Biology’s seminars for this semester. You may view archived seminars for past years by selecting “Seminar Archives” at the bottom.

Seminar Schedule for Fall 2014

The 15th Annual Thornton-Massa Lecture Series

Cary Fowler Presents:

Sunday October 26th, 2014 at 3:30 PM in Anatomy/Zoology Building W118

Visualizing a Global System for Conserving Crop Diversity

Cary Fowler Presents:

Monday October 27th, 2014 at 4:00 PM in Grey Rock Room, Lory Student Center

CSU’s 15th Annual Thornton-Mass Lecturer will present a seminar to our research community

Genomes and gene expression in marine microbial communities

Dr. Chris Dupont Presents:

Tuesday October 28th, 2014 at 4:00 PM in Anatomy/Zoology Building W118

Since 2003, the J. Craig Venter Institute has conducted a study of marine microbial communities using shotgun sequencing.  Samples have been collect from every ocean, several major inland seas, lakes, and the Amazon River. I will present two studies emerging from this dataset.  The first examines the results of a collaborative survey with the Scripps […]

Plasticity and divergence: lessons from a hyper generalist

Dr. Davd Skelly Presents:

Tuesday November 11th, 2014 at 4:00 PM in Anatomy/Zoology Building W118

The wood frog is one of the most widely distributed species in North America.  Within its range, it is able to exploit a wider range of conditions than other species.  Part of their success stems from unusual tolerance to closed canopy conditions within their breeding environments.  In spite of cool temperatures and low productivity, larvae […]

Click here for the Seminar Archives