Biology Fall Colloquia
(All seminars are held Tuesdays at 7:00 pm in Olin 1)
October 3 (Joint Seminar with SciTech)
Dr. Denise Seliskar and Dr. Jack Gallagher, University of Delaware
"Salt Tolerant Plants Solve Problems in Agriculture, Marsh
Restoration, Wastewater Treatment and Also Make Good Pasta"
October 7 (Joint Seminar with Chemistry)
Dr. Mark L. Nelson, Tufts University
"Chemical Approach to Reversing Drug Resistance in Bacteria"
Marybeth Heiskell and Pat Gerrior, Colby College Alumnae
" Career Opportunities in Marine Biology"
Dr. Steve Young, Center for Northern Studies
Arctic Biology (Specific title to be provided soon)
Andrew Smith, State Toxicologist
"A Public Health Dilemma: Weighing the Risks and Benefits of
Eating Fish from Maine waters"
Dr. Linda Jelicks, Einstein School of Medecine
"Using Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Mouse Models to Study
Dr. Kevin Eckelbarger, University of Maine Darling Center
"Invertebrate Reproduction at a Methane Seep in the Gulf of Mexico"