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Biology Events

10:15AM Tuesday Sep 16, 2014

Alexander Orfinger – Thesis Proposal Defense

Alien Hybrid Swarms: Taxonomic Status, Hybridization, and Fitness of Invasive Pterygoplichthys Species in Florida

3:00PM Monday Sep 22, 2014

Biology Seminar

“Biogeography of the South American Reptile Fauna” presented by Dr. Tiffany Doan

3:00PM Monday Sep 29, 2014

Biology Seminar

“Marine Wildlife as Windows into Understanding Harmful Algal Blooms” presented by Dr. Spencer Fire

3:00PM Monday Oct 6, 2014

Biology Seminar

“Temporal Dynamics of Carbon, Water, and Energy Cycling in Subtropical Wetland Forests” presented by Dr. Jordan G. Barr and Barclay Shoemaker

3:00PM Monday Oct 13, 2014

Biology Seminar

“A meeting of Carbon and Code: Using Ants and Open Science as Tools to Enable People Powered Biodiversity Assessment in Madagascar” presented by Dr. Brian Fisher