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Natural science seminar series


All seminars begin at noon in NS 103


Fall Quarter 2006



Seminar Title


October 4

Navigating the Neogene: Updating the Paleobotanical record of the later Cenozoic in the Far West


Dr. Jeff Myers

Associate Professor of Geology, Western Oregon University

October 18

OSU Pharmacy Progam and Graduate School

Angela Austin Haney

Head Advisor

College of Pharmacy

November 1

"Pine trees: evidence for recent and rapid diversification in an
ancient lineage"

Dr. Aaron Liston

Professor, Director of OSU Herbarium

Oregon State University

November 15

"Some like it hot...

Elucidating the cell signaling mechanisms that regulate the survival, growth, and division of plant cells cultured at high temperatures"

Dr. Gary Tallman

Taul Watanabe Chair
of Science

Willamette University

November 29

Plant Species Invasions in western Oregon: The Luckiamute Watershed as a Case Study 

Dr. Bryan Dutton Associate Professor of Biology , Dr. Steve Taylor

Associate Professor of Geology, Katherine Noll & Rachel Pirot
Western Oregon University


Winter 2007



Seminar Title


January 17



January 24


Dr. Brian Gilbert

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Linfield College

February 7

Finding Water the Old Timey Way: The History and Science of Water Witching


Todd Jarvis
Senior Researcher
Institute for Water and Watersheds
Oregon State University 

February 14


Murray Levine, Professor, Physical Oceanography, Oregon State University


March 7




Spring 2007



Seminar Title


April 11


Dr. Fred Allendorf

Regents Professor

University of Montana

April 25



May 9



May 23



June 6





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