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EEB Spring Symposium 2019

Saturday, February 9, 2019 - 8:55am

Our annual EEB Spring Symposium is once again upon us, and EEB graduate students are looking forward to hosting two great scientists: Dr. Andrew Kraemer from Creighton University and Dr. Rebecca Tonietto from the University of Michigan Flint. We will also hear about the hard work of graduate students in the EEB program through a combination of lightning talks and regular 15 minute talks. Breakfast starts at 8 am, and talks start at 8:55 am. Read more about EEB Spring Symposium 2019

A Seat at the Table: Creating Deliberately Diverse and Intentionally Inclusive Spaces in the Sciences

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 7:00pm

Dr. Danielle Lee, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Danielle Lee is a vocal activist of science engagement of traditionally underrepresented and underserved audiences and helped found the National Science & Technology News Service, a media literacy initiative to bring more science news to African American audiences and promote science news source diversity in mainstream media. Read more about A Seat at the Table: Creating Deliberately Diverse and Intentionally Inclusive Spaces in the Sciences

Plant Sale Extravaganza

Sunday, May 13, 2018 - 10:00am to 3:00pm

Plants for sale include perennials for sun and shade, herbs and vegetables, Iowa natives, woody plants including trees, shrubs and Buck roses, container annuals, hanging baskets, annual vines, strawberries, Hosta of the Year 2018, All-American Selection winning vegetables and herbs (or AAS) and prefinished mixed containers Read more about Plant Sale Extravaganza

Plant Sale Extravaganza

Saturday, May 12, 2018 - 9:00am to 6:00pm

Plants for sale include perennials for sun and shade, herbs and vegetables, Iowa natives, woody plants including trees, shrubs and Buck roses, container annuals, hanging baskets, annual vines, strawberries, Hosta of the Year 2018, All-American Selection winning vegetables and herbs (or AAS) and prefinished mixed containers Read more about Plant Sale Extravaganza

EEB 24th Annual Spring Symposium

Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 10:00am to 4:30pm

The EEB Research Symposium provides an opportunity for EEB students and faculty to share their current research, network across departments, and showcase the program to prospective students. 

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Dr. Tracy Langkilde • Penn State University
What Doesn’t Kill You...Adaptive Responses to Environmental Change

Dr. Suzanne McGaugh • University of Minnesota
Blind Fish Provide Big Insights Read more about EEB 24th Annual Spring Symposium

3-Minute Thesis Competition (3MT)

Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 2:00pm

Thirty Iowa State graduate students will summarize their research (in three minutes or less) to a non-expert audience next week and compete to represent Iowa State at a similar regional event next April. More than 100 applied for the 30 spots.

EEOB's Nick Lyon will be present his thesis "Adaptive management for pollinators in Midwestern working landscapes". Read more about 3-Minute Thesis Competition (3MT)

Eric Gangloff - PhD Defense Seminar

Tuesday, November 1, 2016 - 11:30am

“Ecology and evolution of flexible phenotypes: Behavior and physiology in divergent life-history ecotypes of garter snakes Thamnophis elegans

PhD advisor: Anne Bronikowski (EEOB)

Statistics Minor committee member: Philip Dixon (STAT)

PhD Committee: Lance Baumgard (AnSci), Brent Danielson (EEOB), Fred Janzen (EEOB), Gordon Burghardt (EEB/Psych: U Tennesee, Knoxville) Read more about Eric Gangloff - PhD Defense Seminar

Pollinator Fest

Saturday, June 25, 2016 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

Want to learn more about pollinators and the plants they pollinate, catch and watch live bees and butterflies, learn ways you can help conserve pollinators, and even dance and eat like a bee?  

Please join the ISU Pollinator Working Group at Reiman Gardens, along with numerous other ISU and non-ISU groups to celebrate National Pollinator Week!  

Saturday, June 25 from  10:00-2:00, rain or shine, this event should be fun for the whole family.  Read more about Pollinator Fest

Spring Symposium

Saturday, January 30, 2016 - 8:30am to 4:00pm

The Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology Seminar Committee is pleased to announce the EEB Spring Symposium Saturday, January 30, 2016.

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Dr. Peter Biedermann - Plant Pathology and Microbiology Seminar Speaker

Tuesday, November 10, 2015 - 3:15pm

Please mark your calendar for the Plant Pathology and Microbiology Seminar Speaker.

Peter Biedermann, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology 

Farming under bark: Ecology and evolution of ambrosia beetle fungiculture

Agronomgy 2050

​This seminar has been co-sponsored by EEOB and the Department of Entomology. Read more about Dr. Peter Biedermann - Plant Pathology and Microbiology Seminar Speaker

Dr. Amy Toth - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, October 1, 2015 - 3:45pm

Dr. Amy Toth, of Iowa State University, will present at the EEOB/EEB seminar series in room 210 Bessey Hall.

Her talk is entitled "Integrative Insect Sociogenomics: Insights into Social Evolution and Pollinator Health from Wasps and Bees".

Reception to meet with Dr. Toth will precede seminar at 3:30 pm in room 240 Bessey Hall. Read more about Dr. Amy Toth - Seminar Speaker

Dr. Mike Kaspari

Wednesday, February 4, 2015 - 3:45pm

Dr. Make Kaspari of University of Oklahoma will present at the EEOB/EEB seminar series in room 210 Bessey Hall.

Reception to meet with Dr. Kaspari will precede seminar at 3:30 pm in room 240 Bessey Hall. Read more about Dr. Mike Kaspari