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Seminars Spring 2008

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Natural Science Seminar Series 
Spring 2008

The Natural Science Seminar series is an informal, biweekly Friday presentation in Science, Room 147, from 4:00-5:00pm. Refreshments will be served prior to the seminar at 3:50 and a spirited discussion will followed each seminar. Be sure to join us.

The Natural Science Seminars are sponsored by the Department of Biological Sciences

Date
Speaker
Topic
April 4th
Priya Shahani, Natural Areas Ecologist, Washington State Department of Natural Resources
Pollinators in a Patchy Landscape: Forest Management, Native Bees, and a Serpentine Specialist Plant
April 11th
Birute Galdikas, Universitas Nasional, Jakarta and Simon Fraser University, BC
Update on Orangutans of Borneo 
NOTE: Special Location: Student Union - Rec Center Theater, 
followed by book signing and t-shirt sale
April 25th
David Darda, Department of Biological Sciences, Central Washington University
The Human Tailbone and That Thing Hanging Down the Back of Your Throat: Oddball Anatomical Structures and the Stories They Tell
May 9th
Mark Roth, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and University of Washington School of Medicine
Metabolic Flexibility and Suspended Animation
May 23rd
David Lygre, Department of Chemistry, 
Central Washington University
Aging and Retirement
NOTE: Special Location: Hebeler, room 121
May 30th
Peter Zani, Department of Biology, 
Lafayette College, Easton, PA
Integrating the Evolutionary Ecology of Ectotherms in Response to Climate Change: Physiology and Life History of Northern Side-Blotched Lizards (Uta stansburiana)