EcoBreak is an informal seminar designed for exchange of ideas between students and faculty in ecology, through the presentation of research, discussion, and good company.
EcoBreaks will be held every Tuesday at 11:30am in 332 Life Science. All are are welcome.
If you want to sign up to present or bring refreshments, contact Dr. Shannon Pelini.
Presenters, please remember to:
- Introduce yourself--include status in graduate program or affiliation
- Describe the purpose of the talk; i.e., is it practice for a conference, or a discussion of ideas?
- Put your work in a larger ecological context
|8/27||Introduce & Organize|
|9/3||Paul Moore||Why smart people believe dumb things|
|9/10||Matt Cross||Pattern Recognition Software as a Method of Identifying Individual Eastern Box Turtles|
|9/17||Amanda Martin||Auditory Scene Analysis in Budgerigars and Zebra Finches|
|9/24||Anita Simic||Use of remote sensing for monitoring and management of sustainable agriculture and bioenergy|
|10/1||Amanda Curtis||Is the solution worse than the problem? Examining the effects of the invasive plants Myriophyllum spicatum and Rhamnus cathartica and the herbicide triclopyr on the survival and development of Lithobates pipiens tadpoles|
|10/15||Jacob Miller/ Sara Zaleski||TBA/ Graduate student funding sources|
|11/5||Sarah Wofford / Amanda Martin||TBA|
|11/12||Joseph Sarvary||Para La Tierra Internship program in Eastern Paraguay|
|11/19||Audrey Maran / Jessica LaHurd||TBA/ TBA|
|11/26||Margaret Vogel||Bat ecology in the Maderas Rainforest Conservancy, Central America|
|12/3||Dave Edwards /Amanda Browne||TBA/ TBA|
|12/10||Ana Jurcak / Megan Shortbridge||TBA/ TBA|