FALL 2015 Science Seminars

All Seminars will be held each THURSDAY in Powell Hall Auditorium at 4pm. Powell Hall is located next door to the Bailey Science Center

September 3      

Quantitative Analysis of the Trends Exhibited by Interdisciplinary Biological Sciences and their State at VSU

Dr. Jonghoon Kang, VSU Department of Biology

Hosting Dept: Biology

September 10

No seminar this week

Name & Affiliation

Hosting Dept: Dept

September 17

Ten Burning Questions about Armadillos

Dr. Jim Loughry, Department of Biology, VSU

Hosting Dept: Dept of Biology

September 24

No Seminar this week

October 1

Burrowing in marine sediments: strategies of moving through muds and sands

Dr. Kelly Dorgan, Marine Sciences, University of South Alabama

Hosting Dept: Biology Dept

October 8

Reserved for Biology

Dr. Mark Blackmore, VSU Department of Biology

Hosting Dept: Biology

October 15

Fall Break

October 22

Computing What We Want:  A Brief Introduction to Computational Preferences

Dr. Tom Allen

Hosting Dept: Department of Mathematics and computer Science


October 29

Ecological and Taxonomic Applications of Plant DNA Barcoding

Kevin Burgess, Ph.D. Department of Biology, Columbus State University

Hosting Dept: Biology

November 5

The Impacts of Face-to-Face and Virtual Laboratories in an Introductory Biology Course on Students' Motivation and Course Performance.

Dr Amber J Reece, Department of Biology, VSU

Hosting Dept: Biology

November 12

Reserved for Biology

Kristina Kintziger, Ph.D. Florida Department of Health

Hosting Dept: Biology Dept

November 19

A Century of General Relativity and Prospects for Quantum Gravity

Dr. Dennis Marks, Professor and Department Head, Emeritus, VSU

Hosting Dept: Physics, Astronomy & Geosciences