Seminars

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Upcoming Seminars

Austein Mcloughlin (University of Manitoba, Biological Sciences, Graduate Students)

Thursday, December 14 at noon

304 Biological Sciences

“The development of RNA interference-based biotechnologies for the sustainable management of Sclerotinia sclerotiorum”

Jennifer Sojka, MSc Defense (University of Manitoba, Biological Sciences, Graduate Students)

Friday, December 15 at 10 a.m.

304 Biological Sciences

“Proximate and ultimate causes of personality in a non-aggressive, African ground squirrel”

Karen Dunmall PhD Oral Defense (University of Manitoba, Biological Sciences, Graduate Students)

Tuesday, December 19 at 10 a.m.

304 Biological Sciences

“Pacific salmon in the Canadian Arctic Indicators of Change”

Matthew Doering, PhD Proposal (University of Manitoba, Biological Sciences, Graduate Students)

Wednesday, December 20 at 11 a.m.

304 Biological Sciences

“Adding spice to fungicides: Discovery of novel genes operating in specialised metabolite biosynthesis in Piper spp. (Piperaceae)”

Jared Field, MSc Defense (University of Manitoba, Biological Sciences, Graduate Students)

Wednesday, December 20 at 1 p.m.

201 BSB

“Alternative splicing of Bnip3 modulates calcium signals to prevent mitochondrail-dependent cell death and regulate gene expression”

Recent Seminars

BIOL 3100 Skills Poster Presentations (University of Manitoba)

Friday, December 8

Cassandra Debets, PhD Proposal (University of Manitoba, Biological Sciences, Graduate Students)

Tuesday, December 5

“Spatial and Temporal Trends in Hudson Bay Ringed Seal Foraging Ecology”

Maria Antonia Henriquez (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada)

Friday, December 1

“Improving genetic resistance to Fusarium Head Blight in Wheat”

Dr. Kyle Elliott (Canada Research Chair in Arctic Ecology, Department of Natural Resource Sciences, McGill University)

Thursday, November 30

“From individuals to populations: using energetics to link processes across ecological scales”

Steven Anderson, MSc. Defense (University of Manitoba, Biological Sciences, Graduate Students)

Thursday, November 30

“Latitudinal variation in co-flowering and pollinator communities, and their effects on reproductive success in a rewardless orchid, Cypripedium candidum”




Seminars for: 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012.
Important Dates

December 11 – December 21: Fall Term Exam Period (includes tests and midterm exams for Fall/Winter Term classes)

December 22 – January 1: Winter Holiday (University Closed)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Austein Mcloughlin: “The development of RNA interference-based biotechnologies for the sustainable management of Sclerotinia sclerotiorum” — Thursday, December 14 at noon, 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Jennifer Sojka, MSc Defense: “Proximate and ultimate causes of personality in a non-aggressive, African ground squirrel” — Friday, December 15 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Karen Dunmall PhD Oral Defense: “Pacific salmon in the Canadian Arctic Indicators of Change” — Tuesday, December 19 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Matthew Doering, PhD Proposal: “Adding spice to fungicides: Discovery of novel genes operating in specialised metabolite biosynthesis in Piper spp. (Piperaceae)” — Wednesday, December 20 at 11 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Jared Field, MSc Defense: “Alternative splicing of Bnip3 modulates calcium signals to prevent mitochondrail-dependent cell death and regulate gene expression” — Wednesday, December 20 at 1 p.m., 201 BSB.