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Seminars are held in Hutchison Hall, on the River Campus. (Campus map) Contact the Department of Biology at (585) 273-1139 at least three days in advance to request any special accommodations or if you would like to meet with an outside speaker. Refreshments provided.

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Thursday, June 6, 2019

Danielle Khost, University of Rochester

"Structure and dynamics of satellite DNA evolution of Drosophila melanogaster and the simulans clade"

Hutchison Hall, Room 473
1 p.m.

PhD Thesis Defense


Thursday, June 13, 2019

Dr. Michael Henne, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

"Spatial organization of lipid droplets at organelle contacts in yeast and metazoans"

Hutchison Hall, Room 473
3 p.m.

Friday, June 14, 2019

Jie Luo, University of Rochester

"The role of androgen receptor in different prostate cancer therapies" 

Medical Center 2-6424
12:30 p.m.

PhD Thesis Defense


Monday, June 24, 2019

Dr. Katherine Schaefer, U of R Writing, Speaking, & Argument Program

"Developing an effective writing process and managing writing stress"

Hutchison Hall, Room 473

Monday, July 15, 2019

Lindsay Rathbun, Syracuse University

"Shaping tissues through cell division”

Hutchison Hall, Room 473

Monday, July 22, 2019

Moriana M. Garcia & Lindsay Cronk, University of Rochester, River Campus Libraries

“Biology collections under environmental pressure: tweaking the odds to boost survival”

Hutchison Hall, Room 473