Fall 2019 Biology Department Seminar Series


Monday October 28; Seegers 111-112

Dr. Mariana Abarca Zama
Georgetown University
Warm winters are bad for my caterpillars

Dr. Marten Edwards
Muhlenberg College
How do Asian Tiger Mosquitoes cope with cold winters?

Pizza and socializing 6:45 PM-7:00 PM
Talks from 7:00 PM-8:30 PM

Friday November 15; Seegers Event Space

Michael Halpern 
Deputy Director
Center for Science and Democracy
Union of Concerned Scientists

Steven Epting
Environmental Protection Agency
Healthy Watersheds Program

Talks from 3:00 PM-4:30 PM
Pizza & socializing 4:30 PM-5:00 PM


Friday, Nov 22 in SHK 440; 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Off-campus internships by Muhlenberg biology seniors:

Justin Woolridge: Multiplex immunolabeling and fluorescence properties of serial ultrathin sections of the R. norvegicus lateral amygdala 

Sarah Wasson: Global Clinical Immunology Undergraduate Internship at Sanofi Pasteur  

Mary Baumel: Location, Location, Location: Localizing Shh expression in Reprogrammed Regenerating Limbs 

Alison Stouffer: Microbial Biomass and ATP

Rebecca Shear: The Role of Par1c in Dendritic Spine Plasticity and Cognitive Function 

Raquel Rotem: A Saltmarsh Filled Summer: Wildlife Monitoring and Management