Seminars are held on Thursdays 4:30-5:30 in room Jeffords 110. People gather beforehand to socialize in room Jeffords 326 beginning at 4:00pm.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 2023 Marvin Seminar Schedule
|Aug 31||Jason Mazurowski||The Bees of Burlington: Exploring the surprising diversity of our urban wilds|
|Sep 7||No Marvin Seminar||Department welcome event|
|Sep 14||No Marvin Seminar||Celebration for Dave & Cathy|
|Sep 28||Baxter Worthing and Rachel Wilson, UVM Plant Biology graduate students|
Finding the Hidden Genomic Structural Variation Involved in Poplar Tree Hybridization
Plasma membrane proteins involved in cell elongation and cell plate formation are cargo of VTI13
|Oct 5||Connor Lewis and Bertrand Black, UVM Plant Biology graduate students|
Crosstown Traffic: Probing the Intersection of Vesicular Trafficking Pathways in Arabidopsis thaliana
Target Capture Sequencing Reveals Hidden Diversity in the Lady Fern (Athyrium filix-femina) Species Complex in the Americas
|Oct 12||No Marvin Seminar|
Department retreat on October 13
|Oct 19||Dr. Alison Roberts, University of Rhode Island|
An alternate route for cellulose biosynthesis
|Oct 26||Dr. Siva Sankari, Stower's Institute|
|Nov 2||Dr. Cara Haney, University of Pittsburgh|
|Nov 9||Ashley Lantigua and Charlotte Uden, UVM Plant Biology graduate students||Titles TBA|
|Nov 16||Dr. David Des Marais, MIT||The genetic control of growth rate and the evolution of life history strategies|
|Nov 23||No Marvin Seminar||Thanksgiving|
|Nov 30||Hannah Shafer and Sandra Nnadi, UVM Plant Biology graduate students||Titles TBA|
|Dec 7||Mark Mullinger and Greta Savitsky, UVM Plant Biology graduate students||Titles TBA|