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Biological & Biomedical Seminar | Conserving Genetic Diversity in Botanic Gardens Using Data and Models, March 1

Sean Hoban, portraitThe Biological Sciences & Biomedical Sciences Research Seminar Series presents Sean Hoban, Ph.D. discussing “Conserving Genetic Diversity in Botanic Gardens Using Data and Models” on March 1 at 4 p.m. Hoban is a tree conservation biologist at The Morton Arboretum. For Zoom information, contact the host Dr. Diego Alvarado-Serrano. Hoban also […]

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Posted on 02/02/2021

Biological & Biomedical Seminar | Paleontology’s Forgotten Continent, March 8

Nizar Ibrahim, portraitThe Biological Sciences & Biomedical Sciences Research Seminar Series presents Nizar Ibrahim discussing “Paleontology’s Forgotten Continent” on March 8 at 4 p.m. Teams information will be posted. Ibrahim is a well-known international paleontologist who was featured along with Larry Witmer in a recent article in National Geographic. He is a […]

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Ecolunch | Climate Change and Head-Starting: Manipulating Life Histories Turtle Speed Ahead, Jan. 27

Willem Roosenburg, portrait, holding a tortoiseThe Ecolunch Seminar Series presents Dr. Willem Roosenburg discussing “Climate change and head-starting: manipulating life histories turtle speed ahead” on Wednesday, Jan. 27, from 11:50 a.m. to 12:40 p.m. Use this Teams link. For more information, contact Roosenburg, Professor of Biological Sciences, at  roosenbu@ohio.edu.

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Posted on 01/02/2021

Quantitative Biology Seminar | A Game Theory Approach to Evolution of Mating Systems, Feb. 2

Dr. Donald Miles, portraitThe Quantitative Biology Seminar series presents Dr. Donald Miles discussing “A game theory approach to the evolution of mating systems” on Feb. 2 at 4 p.m. on Zoom. Zoom: 834 0163 5589 and passcode: Y70pUY The seminar is sponsored by the Quantitative Biology Institute. Miles is Professor of Biological Sciences […]

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Posted on 01/02/2021

Ecolunch | Effect of Head-starting on Morphology and Bite Force in the Diamondback Terrapin, Feb. 3

Kyra Reisenfeld, portrait with turtlesThe Ecolunch Seminar Series presents alumna Kyra Reisenfeld discussing “The Effect of Head-starting on Morphology and Bite Force in the Diamondback Terrapin (Malaclemys terrapin)” on Wednesday, Feb. 3, from 11:50 a.m. to 12:40 p.m. Use this Teams link. Reisenfeld, who earned a B.S. in Biological Sciences and a minor in Chemistry […]

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Posted on 01/02/2021

Plant Biology Colloquium | Phylogenomics, Polytomies and the K-Pg Boundary – Legume Evolution in Deep Time, Feb. 5

Colin Hughes, portraitThe Environmental & Plant Biology Colloquium Series presents Dr. Colin Hughes discussing “Phylogenomics, Polytomies and the K-Pg Boundary – Legume Evolution in Deep Time” on Friday, Feb. 5, at 11:50 a.m. Join Zoom Meeting. Meeting ID: 829 6496 3259  and Passcode: 6p4bCs Hughes is in the Department of Systematic and […]

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Ecolunch | Thermal Ecology and Activity Patterns of Adult and Juvenile Bolson Tortoises, Feb. 10

Julia Joos, portraitThe Ecolunch Seminar Series presents Julia Joos discussing “Thermal ecology and activity patterns of adult and juvenile Bolson tortoises (Gopherus flavomarginatus)” on Wednesday, Feb. 10, from 11:50 a.m. to 12:40 p.m. Joos is a Biological Sciences graduate student. A Teams link will be posted. For more information, contact Dr. Willem […]

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Posted on 01/02/2021

Ecolunch | Phylogeography and Species Delimitation in the Cumberland Plateau Salamander, Feb. 17

Emily Watts,portraitThe Ecolunch Seminar Series presents Emily Watts discussing “Phylogeography and species delimitation in the Cumberland Plateau salamander, Plethodon kentucki” on Wednesday, Feb. 17, from 11:50 a.m. to 12:40 p.m. Watts is a Biological Sciences graduate student. A Teams link will be posted. For more information, contact Dr. Willem Roosenburg , Professor […]

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Posted on 01/02/2021

Ecolunch | Hearing Apparatus in Non-Avian Dinosaurs, COVID, and Data Points Lost along the Way, Feb. 24

JP Nassif, portraitThe Ecolunch Seminar Series presents JP Nassif discussing “Hearing the beat of a different drum: The hearing apparatus in non-avian dinosaurs, COVID, and the data points I lost along the way” on Wednesday, Feb. 24, from 11:50 a.m. to 12:40 p.m. Nassif is a Biological Sciences graduate student. A Teams […]

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Ecolunch | Proposal Chalk Talk, March 10

Sophia Beery, portraitThe Ecolunch Seminar Series presents Sophia Beery discussing “Proposal Chalk Talk” on Wednesday, March 10, from 11:50 a.m. to 12:40 p.m. Beery is a Biological Sciences graduate student. A Teams link will be posted. For more information, contact Dr. Willem Roosenburg , Professor of Biological Sciences, at  roosenbu@ohio.edu.

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Posted on 01/02/2021