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BioNotes, 19-09-30


September 30 through October 4, 2019

Tuesday, October 1 – Tuesday, October 1, 12:00 pm – 12:00 pm, Birdsong Nature Center, 2106 N Meridian Rd, Thomasville, GA 31792—TALL TIMBERS LUNCH AND LEARN, "Tree survival after rainforest wildfire: factors influencing resilience," Matt Hill, Green Again Madagascar. Host: Tall Timbers Research Station. Bring your own lunch.

Tuesday, October 1 – Tuesday, October 1, 5:30 pm – 5:30 pm, Augustus B. Turnbull III Florida State Conference Center—PRESIDENT’S SHOWCASE OF UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH EXCELLENCE The 2019 President's Showcase of Undergraduate Research Excellence is the culmination of the IDEA Grant, Tech Fellows, and iGEM summer awards. At the President’s Showcase, award winners share their research and creative projects through poster and oral presentations. This event is open to the public andrefreshments will be provided.
RSVP: www.facebook.com/events/452505605496118/
More information: cre.fsu.edu/events/fall/presidents-showcase-undergraduate-research-excellence
or contact Alex Oldham, aoldham@fsu.edu
Volunteers needed to assist with hosting and clean-up. Sign up before September 27th at docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1hoGszrN6n9BhPI-tLcE20aJV0IzADhrYuNgOb0rUXBE/edit?usp=sharing

Wednesday, October 2 – Wednesday, October 2, 3:30 pm – 3:30 pm, A211 PDB—NEUROSCIENCE COLLOQUIUM, "Interrogating brain angiotensin signaling to understand comorbid cardiovascular and affective disorders," Dr. Eric G. Krause, McKnight Brain Institute, University of Florida, Gainesvile, FL.

Thursday, October 3 – Thursday, October 3, 9:30 am – 9:30 am, 2057 KIN—PLANT SCIENCES SEMINAR, "Molecular control of wood formation in trees," Dr. Oghenekome Onokpise, Department of Agronomy, Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, Tallahassee FL.

Thursday, October 3 – Thursday, October 3, 3:30 pm – 3:30 pm, 1024 KIN—FACULTY MEETING

Thursday, October 3 – Thursday, October 3, 3:30 pm – 3:30 pm, the Great Hall, 4th Floor, The Honors, Scholars, and Fellows House—PIE WORKSHOP, "Small changes for a big impact.." Learn about small changes you can make this semester to create a meaningful impact on student learning. Host: Program for Instructional Excellence (PIE), Florida State University.

Thursday, October 3 – Thursday, October 3, 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm, 1024 KIN—FLORIDA NATIVE PLANT SOCIETY MEETING, "Rare plants of the Panhandle," Floyd Griffith. Host: Magnolia Chapter, Florida Native Plant Society. Socializing begins at 7:00, chapter meeting at 7:30, and presentation at 7:45. Free and open to the public.

Friday, October 4 – Friday, October 4, 4:00 pm – 4:00 pm, 1024 KIN—ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTION SEMINAR, "It aint easy being blue-green: in defense of our cyanobacterial friends," Dr. Dale A. Casamatta, Department of Biology, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL. Host: Dr. Sophie J. McCoy, FSU Coastal and Marine Laboratory and Department of Biological Science, Florida State University.

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