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Food for Thought | New York Times Bestseller Sandor Katz, ‘Fermentation Revivalist,’ April 2

Sandor Katz, New York Times Bestseller author

The Food for Thought speakers series presents Sandor Katz, a fermentation revivalist, on “The Art of Fermentation” on April 2, at 5:30 p.m. in Baker Theater. A reception featuring local fermented toppings on pizzas from Avalanche follows the talk. Katz is the author of New York Times bestsellers Wild Fermentation and […]

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April 1, 2015 at 11:45 pmEvents

PBIO Colloquium | Anomaly in Tree Growth in the Central Appalachian Mountains, April 10

PBIO Colloquium | Anomaly in Tree Growth in the Central Appalachian Mountains, April 10

The Environmental & Plant Biology Colloquium Series presents Dr. Richard B. Thomas to discuss “A new story from old trees: possible causes of a recent anomaly in tree growth in the Central Appalachian Mountains” on Friday, April 10, at 11:50 a.m. in Porter 104. Thomas is a professor of Biology […]

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April 1, 2015 at 9:45 pmEvents

PBIO Colloquium | Marijuana to Moss: Discovery of Plant Endocannabinoids, April 17

Dr. Aruna Kilaru

The Environmental & Plant Biology Colloquium Series presents Dr. Aruna Kilaru discussing “Marijuana to Moss: Discovery of Plant Endocannabinoids” on Friday, April 17, at 11:50 a.m. in Porter 104. Kilaru is an Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences at East Tennessee State University. Abstract: The elucidation of the binding of marijuana’s […]

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April 1, 2015 at 8:00 pmEvents

PBIO Colloquium | Autophagy, The Master of Selective Recycling, March 27

Dr. Richard Vierstra

The Environmental & Plant Biology Colloquium Series presents Dr. Richard Vierstra, on “Autophagy, the Master of Selective Recycling” on Friday, March 27, at 11:50 a.m. in Porter 104. Vierstra is a Full Professor with the Laboratory of Genetics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Abstract: Autophagy-mediated turnover plays an essential role […]

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March 27, 2015 at 5:30 pmEvents

PBIO Colloquium | An Integrative Multi-Level Approach to Plant Ecological Genomics, March 13

Dr. Joshua Banta

The Environmental & Plant Biology Colloquium Series presents Dr. Joshua Banta on “Integrative Multi-Level Approach to Plant Ecological Genomics” on Friday, March 13, at 11:50 a.m. in Porter 104. Banta is an Assistant Professor at the University of Texas at Tyler. Abstract: Plants are particularly interesting study organisms for understanding […]

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March 13, 2015 at 9:00 pmEvents

PBIO Colloquium: Epigenetic Regulation in Arabidopsis, Feb. 20

Dr. Xuehua Zhong

The Environmental and Plant Biology Colloquium Series presents Dr. Xuahua Zhong, on “Epigenetic Regulation in Arabidopsis” on Friday, Feb. 20, at 11:50 a.m. in Porter 104. Zhong is Assistant Professor at the University of Wisconsin. Abstract: Epigenetic regulation of gene expression plays critical roles in maintaining genome integrity, imprinting, cellular […]

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February 20, 2015 at 7:15 pmEvents

Science Café: Change & Agricultural Activity, Feb. 4

Science Café: Change & Agricultural Activity, Feb. 4

Science Café presents Dr. David Rosenthal on “Global Change & Agricultural Activity” on Wednesday, Feb. 4, at 5 p.m. in the Baker Center Front Room. David Rosenthal is Assistant Professor of Environmental & Plant Biology, where he studies the response of photosynthesis to environmental change. How will this response affect […]

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February 4, 2015 at 11:15 pmEvents