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Graduate Colloquium Series

Spring 2014 Schedule

Wednesdays 12-1pm
203C Natural Sciences Bldg.
(unless otherwise noted)
Pizza served for attendees

 

February 12:  Rob Morrison (graduate student in the Department of Entomology)
Title:  “The Integrated Pest Management and Tritrophic Interactions of the Asparagus Miner, a Not-So-Minor Pest of Asparagus”

February 26: Michael Kuczynski (graduate student in the Department of Zoology)
Title:  "Life History Trade-Offs in Sexual Signaling in Gray Treefrogs (Hyla versicolor)"

March 12:  Josh Nahum (postdoc in BEACON)
Title:  “Enhancing Evolution through Structure and Change”

March 26:  Kristen Nolting (graduate student in the Department of Plant Biology)
Title:  “Functional Trait and Environmental Niche Diversification in the New Zealand Plant Genus Pittosporum and its Influence on Species Distributions and Co-occurrence”

April 2:  Cara Krieg (graduate student in the Department of Zoology)
Title:  “Angry Birds: Competitive Traits in Female House Wrens”

April 9: Nathan Snow (graduate student in the Department of Fisheries and Wildlife)
Title:  "A Dynamic Analysis of Deer-Vehicle Collisions Throughout the Midwest United States"

April 16:  Eric Berling (graduate student in the Department of Philosophy)
Title:  "Evolutionary Explanations of Morality: The Presumed Synthesis"