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Title/Topic Speaker Host Date Time Place
TBA Sarah Stalder
MS Defense Seminar
Rebecca Hale
05/10/18 Noon LC 10
Interactionsbetween food and space in predicting habitat suitability for stream-dwellingsalmonids Tyson Hallbert
PhD Proposal Seminar
Ernest Keeley
05/03/18 Noon LC 10
Neuroanatomy of Individual Finger Control in Frogs Becca Harris
MS Proposal Seminar
Curt Anderson
04/26/18 12:30 p.m. LC 10
Envisioning Local Winter Plant Food Production Through Resilient Designs Katherine Roberts
MS Proposal Seminar
Jeffrey Hill
04/26/18 Noon LC 10
Confronting Uncertainty in Global Carbon Budgeting: Coupling Particulate Organic Carbon to a long-term Suspended Sediment Record Kayla Glossner
MS Proposal Seminar
Kathleen Lohse (advisor) 04/19/18 12:30 p.m. LC 10
Modeling the Densities of Crowdsourced Observations of Idaho Amphibians and Reptiles to Inform Management Decisions Dan Giltz
MS Proposal Seminar
Charles Peterson (advisor) 04/19/18 Noon LC 10
Programmed to Grow, Not to Survive: a Tale of Carbon Safety Margins and Hydraulic Demise in 1st-year Seedlings Steven Augustine
MS Defense Seminar
Keith Reinhardt
04/13/18 Noon LC 10
Using Crowdsourced and Citizen Science Data for Conserving Amphibians and Reptiles in Idaho Dr. Charles Peterson   04/12/18 4 p.m. LC 10
Exploring the mechanisms by which invasive Brook Trout displace native Cutthroat Trout Ryan Whitworth
MS Proposal Seminar
Ernest Keeley
04/12/18 12:30 p.m. LC 10
Rethinking Conservation in River Systems Adam Eckersell
MS Proposal Seminar
Antonio Castro (advisor) 04/12/18 Noon LC 10
Characterizing and prioritizing land trust conservation easements through a social-ecological systems framework Dainee Gibson
MS Defense Seminar
Antonio Castro (advisor) 04/06/18 Noon LC 10
Comparison of Bacterial Phylogenetic Diversity in Rat Fecal Pellets and Cecum & Probiotic and Antioxidant Treatment Effects on Bacterial Community Composition Janet Braun
MS Defense Seminar
Peter Sheridan & Michael Thomas (advisors) 04/06/18 8:30 a.m. LC 15/17
Ion Transport Regulation in Renal Epithelia: From Flies to Humans Dr. Aylin Rodan
University of Utah School of Medicine
  04/05/18 4 p.m. LC 10
Employing Cockroaches as Biological Detection Units: A Behavioral Approach Kayla Pavlick
MS Proposal Seminar
Michael Thomas (advisor) 04/05/18 Noon LC 10
Isolation and Characterization of Lytic Bacteriophage from Bovine Feces Effective Against Salmonella enterica Arin Esterbrook
MS Defense Seminar
Peter Sheridan
04/03/18 2 p.m. LC 15/17
One Shell Can Change Your Life: Successful Crowdsourcing through iNaturalist Tony Iwane
iNaturalist Program
California Academy of Science
  03/29/18 4 p.m. LC 10
Tracking antibiotic resistance and bacterial sources of surface water contamination in Texas and beyond Dr. Maitreyee Mukherjee
Visiting Assistant Professor Candidate
  03/29/18 Noon LC 10
Microbiomes and Emerging Contaminants in Agroecosystems: Challenges and Opportunities in the Food-Energy-Water Nexus Dr. Yaqi You
Visiting Assistant Professor Candidate
  03/27/18 Noon LC 10
How peptidoglycan recognition proteins kill bacteria but are not prone to resistance Dr. Chun-Kai Yang
Visiting Assistant Professor Candidate
  03/15/18 4 p.m. LC 10
Defining Social and Ecological Measures of Stream Restoration Success Alyssa Millard
MS Proposal Seminar
Rebecca Hale (advisor)  03/15/18 12:30 p.m. LC 10
Quantifying the sensitivity of forest productivity to annual variation in snowpack in the Northern Rocky Mountains Dayne Lubenow
MS Proposal Seminar
Keith Reinhardt (advisor)  03/15/18 Noon LC 10
Proteomic Analysis of Thermus species AO3C Patrick Harrison
MS Proposal Seminar
Timothy Magnuson (advisor) 03/08/18 Noon LC 10
Novel Interactions between Estradiol, Progesterone and Insulin Regulate Uterine Glycogen Metabolism in Mink Ayokunle Hodonu
DA Defense Seminar
Jack Rose
03/07/18 4 p.m. LC 10
Hazardous Waste Training Jennifer Parrot   03/01/18 4 p.m. LC 10
Overcoming Barriers to Student Success in Biology Education: Poor Scientific Reasoning, Math Anxiety, and Gender Stereotypes Dr. Elizabeth Bailey
Georgetown University
  02/22/18 4 p.m. LC 10
Investigating the Ecological Importance of Habitat Complexity in River-Floodplains Jade Ortiz
PhD Proposal Seminar
Colden Baxter (advisor) 02/22/18 Noon LC 10
Beyond the Neutral Pipe Hypothesis: Rivers and the Global Carbon Cycle Dr. Ellen Wohl Ruth MacNeille
02/15/18 4 p.m. LC 10
Brood Translocation as a Population RescueMethod for Greater Sage-Grouse Mary Meyerpeter
MS Proposal Seminar
David Delehanty (advisor) 02/15/18 Noon LC 10
Tissue androgen signaling regulates life historytransitions in birds and fish Dr. Devaleena Pradhan
Physiologist Job Candidate Seminar
  02/08/18 4 p.m. LC 10
Engineering at Nanoscale (where nanotechnology meets biology) Dr. Reza Zadegan
Cell Biologist Job Candidate Seminar
  02/08/18 Noon LC 10
Examining Cellular and Immunological Contributions to Pleural Fibrosis Dr. Kinta Serve
Cell Biologist Job Candidate
  02/06/18 Noon LC 10
Dendritic integration and inhibitory synaptic plasticity in sound localization circuits Dr. Brad Winters
Physiologist Job Candidate Seminar
  02/05/18 1 p.m. LC 10
Single cell analysis of the development and diversification of retinal neurons Dr. Jeff Trimarchi
Cell Biologist Job Candidate Seminar
  02/01/18 Noon LC 10
Functional Decline with Aging: Preclinical Models for Mechanisms and Solutions Dr. Ted Graber
Physiologist Job Candidate Seminar
  01/30/18 Noon LC 10
Metabolism of many rivers Dr. Bob Hall
UMontana Flathead Lake Biological Station
Jade Ortiz/BGSA 01/25/18 4 p.m. LC 10
Interaction Between Estradiol and Insulin in Regulating Uterine Glycogen Synthesis by the Mink Uterus Maryam Kalifa
MS Proposal Seminar
Dr. Jack Rose (advisor) 12/14/17 Noon LC 10
Connecting Students to Local Biological Communities Jonathan Dudko
DA Proposal Seminar
Dr. David Delehanty (advisor) 12/07/17 Noon LC 10
Role of pH and CO2 in Early Rhythmic Behaviors and Breathing Biorhythms: From Embryo to Hatchling Jessica Whitaker
PhD Proposal Seminar
Dr. Jason Pilarski (advisor) 11/30/17 Noon LC 10
Connections or Containers: Using Genetic Data to Understand How Watershed Evolution and Human Activities May Influence Cutthroat Trout Biogeography Kendra Eaton
MS Defense Seminar
Dr. Janet Loxterman (advisor) 11/17/17 Noon LC 10
Microbial Connections Between Atmosphere, Vegetation, and Soil in Alpine Ecosystems, Yellowstone National Park, USA Stephanie Zorio
DA Proposal Seminar
Dr. Ken Aho (advisor) 11/09/17 Noon LC 10
Evidence-based Design and Development of Interactive Learning Units: A Museum Case Study Cordelia Chong
DA Defense Seminar
Dr. Rosemary Smith (advisor) 11/02/17 Noon  LC 10
Precipitation Timing and Soil Control Volumes Regulate Carbon and Nutrient Cycling in Cold Desert Ecosystems David Huber
PhD Defense Seminar
Dr. Kathleen Lohse (advisor) 10/27/17 Noon LC 10
Genetic Tools for Species Conservation Dr. Janet Loxterman The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi Chapter #110 10/26/17 7 p.m. Salmon River Suite,
Pond Student Union
Transformation and Transportation in Shifting Landscapes: Exploring Patterns in Streams and Education Ruth MacNeille
DA Proposal Seminar
Dr. Kathleen Lohse (advisor) 10/19/17 Noon LC 10
Using Direct Transfers to Promote Conservation: Theories, Realities, and Opportunities Dr. Zhao Ma   10/17/17 4 p.m. LA 324
Unexpected spatial stability of water chemistry in headwater stream networks Dr. Ben Abbott Dr. Rebecca Hale
Dr. Kathleen Lohse
10/05/17 4 p.m. LC 10
Linking pattern and process at leaf to ecosystem scales: Lessons from hot, dry, cold, and wet environments Dr. Keith Reinhardt
T & P Seminar
  09/28/17 4 p.m. LC 10
The Orianne Society: Linking Science and Conservation Dr. Chris Jenkins Dr. Charles Peterson 09/14/17 4 p.m. LC 10
Applications of Digital Storytelling in Science Education and Communication
Tell the story of your research!
Kelsey Robson
DA Defense Seminar
Dr. Rosemary Smith (advisor) 09/07/17 Noon LC 10



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