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The Division hosts a weekly Science and Mathematics Seminar Series. All seminars are free and open to the public. Unless otherwise noted, seminars are held from 4-5 pm in room 200 in the Marine and Natural Sciences building on the RWU campus.
 
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Fall 2015 MNS Seminar Series

Date Speaker
   
September 2, 2015 "Meet Your Advisor" (Orientation session for new MNS students from 2:00-3:00 in CAS 157, followed by the "Meet Your Advisor" reception in front of the MNS Building at 3:00)
   
September 9, 2015 No Seminar. State of the University Address
   
September 16, 2015 "Research Opportunities at RWU: How Can I Get Involved?"
   
September 23, 2015 Christoph Rose-Petruck, Brown University - “Closing the Carbon Cycle: Capturing and Converting CO­2 into Useful Chemicals”
   
September 30, 2015 Kristen Hunter-Cevera, GSO-URI - "Seasonal population dynamics and diversity of a marine cyanobacterium"
   
October 7, 2015 Prof. F. N. Castellano, North Carolina State University –“Photochemical Upconversion”
   
October 14, 2015 Ruth Colwill, Brown University – “Learning in zebrafish larvae” (joint seminar with Psychology department colloquium)
   
October 21, 2015 Gagliardi Distinguished Seminar Series: " Susan Solomon, MIT. (Note: 5:00 pm; Law School, room 283)
   
October 28, 2015 College of Arts and Sciences: Panel 4:00-5:00pm / Networking 5:00-6:30pm
   
November 4, 2015 Samir Patel – Sea turtle tagging and associated research
   
November 11, 2015 Jennifer Talbot, Boston U - "Unearthing the soil mycobiome"
   
November 18, 2015 Jim Corven, Bristol Community College - Sustainable agriculture
   
November 25, 2015 No Seminar. University Holiday
   
December 2, 2015 Aaron Bailey- "Infinity: Just how big can it be?"
   
December 9, 2015 No Seminar. Reading Day