Research News and Events

Seminars hosted around campus:  

The Creation of STUNT Cheer: A Story of Title IX, Cheerleading and the Gender Politics of Sport

Dr. Nancy Malcom
Georgia Southern University
Powell Hall
Hosting Dept: Sociology
Thursday, November 1 , 2012 4pm

From genomics to cellular dynamics: ROS and Ca2+ signaling in drought response in Arabidopsis

Dr. June M. Kwak
Department of Cell Biology and Molecular Genetics, University of Maryland
Powell Hall
Hosting Dept: Biology
Thursday, November 8 , 2012 4pm

Blackflies and Whooping Cranes, a critically endangered species

Dr. Elmer Gray
Department of Entomology
University of Georgia
Powell Hall
Hosting Dept: Biology
Thursday, November 15 , 2012 4pm

The Evolution/Creationism Controversy: A Disgraceful Failure for Science Education

Dr. Leslie Jones
Valdosta State University
Powell Hall
Hosting Dept: Biology

Thursday,  August 23 , 2012 4pm

DNA Breathing and Country Size

Dr. Jonghoon Kang
Valdosta State University
Powell Hall
Hosting Dept: Biology
Thursday,  August 30 , 2012 4pm

Journey into the history of cubic equations in Ancient Iraq, China, Persia, Italy, and a current geometric method

Dr. Iwan Elstak
Valdosta State University
Powell Hall
Hosting Dept: Mathematics and computer Science

Thursday,  September 6 , 2012 4pm

Future and Prospects of Hydrogen as an Alternative Fuel

Dr. S.A. Sherif
Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
University of Florida
Powell Hall
Hosting Dept: Physics, Astronomy, Geosciences and Engineering Studies
Thursday,  September 13 , 2012 4pm

Where the Wild Things Are…and Aren’t: Ethological and Macroecological Investigations of Amphibian Species Distributions

Dr. Cy Mott
Valdosta State University
Powell Hall
Hosting Dept: Biology

Thursday,  September 20 , 2012 4pm

Application of Biotechnology in Peanut Cultivar Improvement

Dr. Ye Chu
Ozias-Akins Horticulture Department, The University of Georgia
Hosting Dept: Biology
Thursday,  September 27 , 2012 4pm

A morphological and molecular analysis of Crangonyx grandimanus and C. hobbsi (Amphipoda) as factors for the study of the biological interconnectedness of caves within the Floridan aquifer

Dr. Thomas Sawicki
Department of Natural Sciences and Engineering
Macon State College
Powell Hall
Hosting Dept: Biology
Thursday, October 11, 2012 4pm

Computer Simulations to Elucidate Solvent Effects on Classical Organic Reactions

Auburn University
Powell Hall
Hosting Dept: Chemistry

Thursday, October 18, 2012 4pm

Dysphagia: Current Trends for Every Clinician

Julie A.G. Stierwalt, Ph.D CCC-SLP
Florida State University
Magnolia Room
Hosting Dept: Communication Disorders
Friday, October 19, 2012   9am

TBA

Dr. Theodore M. Webster
USDA-ARS, Tifton,GA
Powell Hall
Hosting Dept: Biology
Thursday, October 25 , 2012 4pm