Spring 2015

April 21, 2015 at 2:30pm
Eric Haag
University of Maryland, College Park
"Killer sperm"
Research 121

April 7, 2015 at 2:30pm
Ian Pearse
Illinois Natural History Survey
"Predicting novel interactions between plants and herbivores based on chemical , ecological, and phylogenetic similarity"
Research 121

March 10, 2015 at 2:30pm
Aimee Dunlap
University of Missouri - St. Louis
"Tracking changing environments: reliability, certaintly, and cognition"
Research 121

February 24, 2015 at 2:30pm
Dmitri Nusinow
Danforth Center
Research 121

January 27, 2015 at 2:30pm
Jennifer Meyer
University of Missouri - St. Louis
Lab Safety
Research 121

Fall 2014


November 18, 2014 at 2:30pm
Pam Brown
University of Missouri - Columbia
"Morphology and cell-wall organization of the bacterial plant pathogen, Agrobacterium tumefaciens"
Research 121

November 4, 2014 at 2:30pm
Yehuda Ben-Shahar
Washington University in St. Louis
Research 121

October 28, 2014 at 2:30pm
Becky Bart
Donald Danforth Plant Science Center
"The Xanthomonas cassava bacterial blight pathogen employs TAL effectors to induce a pectate lyase and sugar trasporter during host colonization"
Research 121

October 14, 2014 at 2:30pm
Hani Zaber
Washington University in St. Louis
Research 121

September 30, 2014 at 2:30pm
Jeffrey Karron
Univeristy of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
"Influence of pollinator visitation patterns on multiple paternity in flowering plants"
Research 121

September 19, 2014 at 10:00am
Eliot Miller
Univeristy of Missouri - St. Louis
PhD Defense
"Evolution and ecology of two iconic Australian clades: the Meliphagidae (birds) and the Hakeinae (plants)"
Research 121

September 11, 2014 at 2:30pm
Gary Plunkett
New York Botanical Gardens
Research 121

September 3, 2014 at 2:30pm
Charles Bell
Univeristy of New Orleans
"Understanding plant diversity in both time and space"
Research 121

August 25, 2014 at 2:30pm
George Weiblen
Univeristy of Minnesota
"Community disassembly: dissecting plant-insect food webs in New Guinea rain forests"
Research 121

Spring 2014


April 22, 2014 at 2:30pm
David Wang
Washington University
Research 121

April 15, 2014 at 2:30pm
Biology Department Awards Ceremony
Research 121

April 11, 2014 at 10:00am
Irene Pepperberg
Harvard University, Department of Pyschology
Numerical studies on grey parrots
Benton Hall 443

April 1, 2014 at 2:30pm
Thomas Menees
UMKC School of Biological Sciences
Research 121

March 20, 2014 at 2:30pm
Lon Chubiz
Harvard University
"Mapping mechanism to phenotype across biological scales: examples in multidrug resistance, metabolic innovation, and microbial communities"
Research 121

March 18, 2014 at 2:30pm
Becky Bart
Donald Danforth Plant Science Center
"The Xanthomonas Cassava Bacterial Blight Pathogen Employs TAL Effectors to Induce a Pectate Lyase and Sugar Transporter During Host Colonization"
Research 121

March 13, 2014 at 2:30pm
Matt Herron
University of Montana
"Origins of multicelluar developement in the volvocine algae"
Research 121

March 4, 2014 at 2:30pm
Cindy Dupureur
University of Missouri-St. Louis
"Ligands as drugs: measuring biomolecular interaction"
Research 121

February 27, 2014 at 2:30pm
Jeff Bose
University of Nebraska Medical School
"New insights into Staphylococcus aureus biofilm formation and virulence factor production"
Research 121

February 25, 2014 at 2:30pm
Mindy Steiniger
University of Missouri-St. Louis
Research 121

February 18, 2014 at 2:30pm
Susan Dutcher
Washington University
"Using genomics and genetics to dissect the assembly of macromolecular machines"
Research 121

February 11, 2014 at 2:30pm
Karyn Esser
University of Kentucky School of Medicine
"Circadian rhythms, molecular clock and skeletal muscle; why muscle needs to keep time"
Research 121

February 6, 2014 at 2:30pm
Ramona Neunuebel
National Institute of Health
"Pathogen mediated regulation of small GTPases"
Research 121

February 4, 2014 at 2:30pm
Jessica Forrest
University of Ottawa
"Bees in a changing environment"
Research 121