Monday, May 8, 2017

Adapting to a Changing Environment: Silverside Fish & Scientists
David Conover VP for Research & Innovation, Prof. of Biology, University of Oregon
ALS 4001 3:30 PM



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Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Trade-offs in a pathogen-rich world: genetic and maternal drivers of variation in costly resistance and immunity in African buffalo (Syncerus caffer )
Hannah Tavalire Integrative Biology, Oregon State University
ALS 4001 9:00 AM



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Monday, May 22, 2017

Mountains & Mammals; Linking Landscape and Climate Change to Diversification in Neogene Rodents
Tara Smiley Integrative Biology, Oregon State University
ALS 4001 3:30 PM



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Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Natural History and Values: Why Should We Care about Nature?
Harry Greene Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University
NOTE ROOM CHANGE: Austin Auditorium, LaSells Stewart Center 7:00 PM

6 PM Reception

7 PM Lecture

8 PM Dr. Greene's books available for purchase and signing

The diversity of life on earth is under serious threats from human-related causes, and science plays well-known roles in solving this problem. Dr. Greene will describe how natural history also enhances appreciation for organisms and environments, thereby influencing value judgments that ultimately underlie all conservation.

RSVP by May 24 to ib.oregonstate.edu/storm



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Thursday, June 1, 2017

Why and How to Teach about Biodiversity: Walkin’ and Talkin’ the Tree of Life
Harry Greene Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University
ALS 4001 10:00 AM



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