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Fall 2014

Game Theory!

Unless otherwise noted below, seminars are held on Fridays at 2 p.m. in Room 303 Shoemaker Hall

Aug. 29


Sep. 5


Sep. 12

Dr. David Sansing, University of Mississippi, Department of History (emeritus)

"A giant footprint in the soil: The life and work of Eugene Woldemar Hilgard"

(hosted by Dr. Jason Hoeksema)

Sep. 19

2:00 pm: Jennifer Bell, M.S. prospectus presentation

"Risk: Microstegium vimineum’s mission for world and microbial conquest"

2:30 pm: Sarah Crocker-Buta, M.S. prospectus presentation

"Extrinsic and intrinsic factors influencing mating tactic expression in male green treefrogs, Hyla cinerea"

Sep. 26

Dr. Wayne Gray, University of Mississippi, Department of Biology

"My life with herpes"

(hosted by Dr. Colin Jackson)

Oct. 3

Dr. Kevin Kuehn, University of Southern Mississippi, Department of Biological Sciences

"Lost in space-fungus: a tale of two climates"

(hosted by Dr. Colin Jackson)

Oct. 10

Dr. Kim Paul, Clemson University, Department of Genetics and Biochemistry

"Trypanosoma brucei immune evasion: Is the myristate monopoly an Achilles heel?"

(hosted by Jamie Wood and Dr. Colin Jackson)

Oct. 17

Dr. Tomáš Takáč, Palacký University (Czech Republic), Faculty of Science

"Proteomic and cell biology approaches to study vesicular traffic in plants"

(hosted by Dr. Sarah Liljegren)

Oct. 24

Dr. Travis Marsico, Arkansas State University, Department of Biological Sciences

"Defense-free space invaders"

(hosted by Drs. Ryan Garrick and Beckie Symula)

Oct. 31

Thomas Martin, M.S. prospectus presentation

"Home range variation in the Ocellated Turkey over a disturbance gradient"

Nov. 7

Renan Bosque, Ph.D. prospectus presentation

"Coral snakes Mortal Kombat and Shang Tsung's mimicry theory"

Wed. Nov. 12

Hak Chul Lee, Ph.D. prospectus presentation

"Vegetation effects on rhizosphere microbial populations in freshwater and coastal wetlands of Mississippi"

Nov. 14

Lauren Fuller, M.S. prospectus presentation


Mon. Nov. 17

Ann Rasmussen, Ph.D. prospectus presentation


Wed. Nov. 19

Mark McCauley, Ph.D. prospectus presentation


Nov. 21

Chase Bailey, M.S. thesis defense


Nov. 28

No seminar - Happy Thanksgiving!

Wed. Dec. 3

Diana Mullich, Ph.D. prospectus presentation


Dec. 5

Dr. Edmund Keiser, University of Mississippi, Department of Biology (emeritus)


(hosted by Dr. Colin Jackson)

Please contact  Dr. Colin Jackson (cjackson @ in the Department of Biology to schedule an appointment with a speaker. Page last updated 10/30/14.

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