Topic  Speaker  Date  Time  Place
Oral Exams: preparing for and passing candidacy, qualifying and graduate defensesDr. A. Lee Foote
University of Alberta
Thursday
1/21/2016
4:00 PMLC 10
Insular Biogeography and Population Genetics of Dwarf Mistletoe (Arceuthobium americanum)Roy Hill
MS Defense Seminar
Friday
2/5/2016
12 Noon
LC 10
Evolving Idaho! Celebrate Darwin Day 2016 with faculty from Biological SciencesThursday
2/11/2016
4:00 PMIdaho Museum of National History
The Explosion of Zika, the Ebb and Flow of Dengue, the Shadow Games of InfluenzaDr. Melanie Melendrez
Chief Bioinformatics, Lead Scientist, Viral Diseases Branch, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research
Thursday
2/18/2016
4:00 PMLC 10
Ecohydrologic Imprints on Runoff Generation and Carbon Cycling in Forested HeadwatersDr. Ryan E. Emanuel
North Carolina State University
Thursday
3/3/2016
4:00 PMLC 10
 Miranda Striluk
MS Defense Seminar
Friday
3/18/2016
12 Noon
LC 10
Possible roles of cysteine residues in the structure and function of Exoenzyme Y from Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Michael Haldorson
MS Defense Seminar

Thursday
3/31/2016
12:00 PMLC 10
The Rain-Cheatgrass-Fire Cycle:  Implications for post-fire restoration and wildlife habitat in sagebrush steppeDr. David Pilliod
Supervisory Research Ecologist USGS Forest and Rangeland Ecosystem Science Center
Thursday
3/31/2016
4:00 PMLC 10
Nitrogen Fixation by Biological Soil Crusts and Their Communities: Climatic and Grazing ControlsStacy Schwabedissen
MS Defense Seminar
Monday
4/4/2015
1:00 PM
LC 10
Quantifying the biotic and abiotic factors that limit tree seedling establishment at lower treelines in eastern IdahoTheresa Condo
MS Proposal Seminar
Thursday
4/7/2016
12:00 PM
LC 10
 Cody Feldman
MS Proposal Seminar

Thursday
4/7/2016
12:30 PMLC 10
 Janet Braun
MS Proposal Seminar

Thursday
4/7/2016
1:00 PMLC 10
Consumer aggregations act as hotspots of ecosystem services in riversDr. Caryn Vaughn
University of Oklahoma
Thursday
4/7/2016
4:00 PMLC 10
Facultative Environmental Sex Determination in Ceratopteris richardii Gametophytes: Characterization and Implications for Plasticity of Resource Allocation
Taylor Goodnoe
MS Defense Seminar
Friday
4/8/2016
12:00 PM
LC 10
 Kshitij Shrestha
MS Proposal Seminar

Thursday
4/14/2016
12:00 PMLC 10
 Harmandeep Sharma
PhD Proposal Seminar

Thursday
4/14/2016
12:30 PMLC 10
 Alicia Latta
MS Defense Seminar
Thursday
4/14/2016
4:00 PMLC 10
 Kendra Eaton
MS Proposal Seminar

Thursday
4/21/2016
12:00 PMLC 10
 Tyson Hallbert
MS Proposal Seminar

Thursday
4/21/2016
12:30 PMLC 10
The ecology from within: Systemic control of tumor progression and anti tumor immunity by the commensal microbiotaDr. Melanie Rutkowski
Assistant Professor
University of Virginia School of Medicine
Thursday
4/21/2016
4:00 PMLC 10
 Jade Ortiz
MS Proposal Seminar

Thursday
4/28/2016
12:00 PMLC 10
Understanding the effects of increased drying on desert rivers and fishes: how can we avert the "perfect storm"?Dr. Phaedra Budy
Utah State University
Thursday
4/28/2016
4:00 PMLC 10
 John Gilmer
MS Defense Seminar
Friday
4/29/2016
8:30 AM
LC 10    
 Johanna Thalmann
MS Defense Seminar
Thursday
4/12/2016
2:30 PM
PLSCI 114