Fall 2018 
Seminars

September 4

BIOLOGY MEET AND GREET
Meet the faculty of the Biology Department; hear brief synopses of their research programs.  This is a great opportunity for students interested in conducting research in the biological sciences to explore what research topics are being pursued here at F&M.
11:30 am - Bonchek Lecture Hall, LSP 142


September 25

DANIEL WEBER, MD '76 and
DRA. ADRIANA PRIETO GRAVE de PERALTA

Latin American Doctors Association: A Medical ESL Program for International Physician Immigrants in Lancaster
Starting Life Over.  200 Cuban Doctors have settled in Lancaster:  The journey from warehouse worker to healthcare provider in America.
11:30 am - Bonchek Lecture Hall, LSP 142
 

October 2

MICHAEL FOX, MD '07
duPont Hospital for Children
Modern Medicine in a Traditionalist Society 
11:30 am - Bonchek Lecture Hall, LSP 142


October 23

LINDSEY SLOAT, PhD
University of California, Irvine
Global agriculture and the environment
11:30 am - Bonchek Lecture Hall, LSP 142
 

October 30

ALYSSA STARK, PhD
Department of Biology, Villanova University
TBA
11:30 am - Bonchek Lecture Hall, LSP 142


November 6

DENICE WARDROP, PhD
The Pennsylvania State University, Geography Department
Undergraduates Advancing Ecology: Characterizing Peruvian High Altitude Peatlands Under Climate Change
11:30 am - Bonchek Lecture Hall, LSP 142
 

November 13

LIZ BURMESTER '09
From corals to oysters: the importance of organismal ecology to the restoration of reef ecosystems
11:30 am - Bonchek Lecture Hall, LSP 142


November 20

SANDER MARKX, MD
Columbia University Precision Psychiatry Program
TBA
11:30 am - Bonchek Lecture Hall, LSP 142


 

Newsletters

F&M Biology Newsletter 2018

 F&M BFB Animal Behavior major, Camden McMillan '19, climbed a soaring tulip poplar in front of Old Main on F&M Arbor Day in April with guidance from Assistant Professor of Biology, Sybil Gotsch.

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Biology Newsletter 2017

A National Science Foundation Major Research Instrumentation Grant provides for a laser-based confocal microscope system for state-of-the-art image capture and analysis.

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Biology Newsletter 2016

Prof. Janet Fischer, Kei Norford '18, Molly Lowell '16 and Rebhi Rabah '16 climb an elegant staircase on their way to Lake Oesa in Yoho National Park  

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