Roanoke College

Biology Department Approved Seminars

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Spring 2015:

Tuesday, January 27
"Regulation of Rhythmic Prolactin Secretion:
Combined Mathematical and Experimental Study"
Dr. Natalia Toporikova
Massengill Auditorium, 7:00pm

Monday, February 9
"Growing Pains: A paleontologist's journey to understanding the plesiosaur"
Christina Byrd
Massengill Auditorium, 7:00pm

Thursday, February 12
"
Dissecting the molecular dialogue of symbiotic nitrogen fixation"
Dr. Paul (Skip) Price
Biology Department Microbiologist Candidate
Massengill Auditorium, 4:30pm

Monday, February 16
"We are living in a microbial world: Processes beneath our feet"
Dr. Megan Steinweg
Biology Department Microbiologist Candidate
Massengill Auditorium, 2:15pm

Thursday, February 19
"Bacteria that make rocks and how they do it: understanding the physiology of bacterial manganese oxidation"
Dr. Kati Geszvain
Biology Department Microbiologist Candidate
Massengill Auditorium, 4:30pm

Tuesday, March 17
"Plants and People:Domesticated Crops and Evidence of Their Impact On Human Health"
Dr. Elizabeth Moore
Curator of Archaeology, Virginia Museum of Natural History
Garrett, 7:00pm

Wednesday, March 25
"Regulatory mechanisms underlying T helper cell flexibility in the immune system"
Dr. Ken Oestreich
Massengill Auditorium, 7:00pm

Thursday, April 9
Dr. Chris Earnhart, Class of 1999
Director of Medical Countermeasure Integration and the Lead Microbiologist of the CBR Defense Concepts and Integration Branch at the Naval Surface Warfare Center  Massengill Auditorium, 7:00pm