The University of Arizona

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Fall 2018 Seminar Series

Held Wednesdays, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM in ENR2 Room S107

Fall Seminar Schedule (PDF)

Date

Speaker(s)

Host

Affiliation

Title

22-Aug

Faculty Introductions

 

 

Faculty Introductions

29-Aug

Faculty Introductions

 

 

Faculty Introductions

5-Sept

Abigail Swann

Dave Moore and Dave Breshears labs

University of Washington

Quantifying the role that terrestrial ecosystems play in Earth's climate

12-Sept

Soumaya Belmecheri

LTRR

University of Arizona

The role of climate in tree response to rising CO2

19-Sept

Judie Bronstein

Rachel Gallery lab

University of Arizona

The Dark Side of Mutualism: Unraveling the Enigmatic Datura-Manduca Interaction in Arizona’s Desert Grasslands

26-Sept

Jennifer Verdolin

SNRE

University of Arizona

Exploring sociality: How individuals shape group dynamics and applications for conservation

3-Oct

Christina Kwapich

Elise Gornish lab

Arizona State University

Linking body size to bioturbation, biomass production and parasite load in a desert seed harvesting ant

10-Oct

Kathy Jacobs

Jia Hu and Don Falk labs

University of Arizona

The Growing Non-Federal Role in Climate Assessment and Adaptation

17-Oct

Noelle Beckman

Rachel Gallery lab

Utah State University

Seed Dispersal Ecology Under Global Change

24-Oct

Sasha Reed

Kathryn Thomas, Dave Moore lab

United States Geological Survey Moab

Dryland responses to global change: a biogeochemical perspective from a woman in science

31-Oct

Jessica Metcalf

Jia Hu lab

Colorado State University

CSI Microbiome: Big Clues from Tiny Witnesses

7-Nov

Laura Lopez-Hoffman

SNRE

University of Arizona

TBD

14-Nov

Asa Aradottir

Steve Archer lab

Agricultural University of Iceland

Against the odds? The science and practicalities of large-scale ecological restoration near an active volcano

28-Nov

Amber Pairis

Gregg Garfin lab

Climate Science Alliance South Coast

Speaking to the Heart and Mind: Diverse Voices for Climate Solutions

5-Dec

Mary Gagen

Valerie Trouet lab

Swansea University

Trees, climates, our past and our future