Ethan Thibault

Seminars are held on Thursdays 4:15-5:15 in room Jeffords 110. People gather beforehand to socialize in room Jeffords 326 beginning at 3:45pm.

Seminars this semester will be held in person with a simultaneous livestream via Microsoft Teams. If you would like to attend a seminar remotely, please email to request a link to the MS Teams live stream.

The current seminar schedule is posted below. Marvin Seminar schedules for previous academic years can be accessed here.

Fall 2022 Marvin Seminar Schedule

DateSpeakerSeminar Title
Sep 22Dr. Sonali Roy, Tennessee State UniversityPeptides in Nodulation and Nitrogen Acquisition
Sep 29openopen
Oct 6Dr. Li Li, Cornell University (ARS)Uncovering the regulatory mechanisms underlying pigment accumulation in plants
Oct 13Dr. Aman Husbands, University of PennsylvaniaThe complex and reproducible nature of development
Oct 20Charlotte Uden, UVM Plant Biology graduate student

Modeling Fire Resilience of Oak Species in Northeastern Forests

Oct 27Dr. Tessa Burch-Smith, Danforth Plant Science CenterBeyond defense and nutrition: glucosinolates as signals for regulating intercellular communication in plants
Nov 3Dr. Rachael Floreani, UVM Engineered Biomaterials Laboratory

Plant Biopolymers: Medicine to Meat

Nov 10Hannah Shafer & Sandra Nnadi, UVM Plant Biology graduate studentsEvolution of the (de)vernalization flowering response in temperate Pooideae grasses
Examining the link between the root fungal microbiome and floral traits in Northern Highbush Blueberry
Nov 17Bertrand Black & Rachel Wilson, UVM Plant Biology graduate students

Research Update: A phylogenetic revision of Athyrium Sect. Athyrium in the Americas

VTR-13 and cargo proteins

Nov 24Thanksgiving

No Seminar

Dec 1Greta Savisky & Connor Lewis, UVM Plant Biology graduate studentsTitle TBA

CCDC22 and CCDC93 Contribute to Root and Root Hair Growth in Arabidopsis
Dec 8Jessica Rubin, UVM Plant & Soil Science graduate student

Myco-Phytoremediation Research for Phosphorus Mitigation & Pollinator Habitat on Unceded Abenaki Territory at Shelburne Farms