Graduate Colloquium Series
Spring 2014 Schedule
203C Natural Sciences Bldg. (unless otherwise noted)
Pizza served for attendees
February 12: Rob Morrison (graduate student in the Department of Entomology)
Title: “The Integrated Pest Management and Tritrophic Interactions of the Asparagus Miner, a Not-So-Minor Pest of Asparagus”
February 26: Michael Kuczynski (graduate student in the Department of Zoology)
Title: "Life History Trade-Offs in Sexual Signaling in Gray Treefrogs (Hyla versicolor)"
March 12: Josh Nahum (postdoc in BEACON)
Title: “Enhancing Evolution through Structure and Change”
March 26: Kristen Nolting (graduate student in the Department of Plant Biology)
Title: “Functional Trait and Environmental Niche Diversification in the New Zealand Plant Genus Pittosporum and its Influence on Species Distributions and Co-occurrence”
April 2: Cara Krieg (graduate student in the Department of Zoology)
Title: “Angry Birds: Competitive Traits in Female House Wrens”
April 9: Nathan Snow (graduate student in the Department of Fisheries and Wildlife)
Title: "A Dynamic Analysis of Deer-Vehicle Collisions Throughout the Midwest United States"
April 16: Eric Berling (graduate student in the Department of Philosophy)
Title: "Evolutionary Explanations of Morality: The Presumed Synthesis"