Events and colloquium

Colloquium schedule

Our colloquium sessions begin promptly every Thursday (with some exceptions) at 4pm in Davidson Math and Science Center room 103.
For the health and safety of our students and faculty, colloquiums are held over the Zoom virtual platform until further notice. Please contact Lee Dyer at for Zoom invitation details. 

Colloquium schedule for Fall 2020
Date Speaker Institution Talk title
Sept. 3 Joanna Blasczak University of Nevada, Reno NRES
Sept. 10 Nate Hardy Auburn University Consider the herbivore: Old, new, and made-up host-use evolution in herbivorous insects
Sept. 18
Jay Famiglietti University of Saskatchewan Hydrology and Climate Change
Sept. 24 Virginia Heinen University of Nevada, Reno TBA
Oct. 1 Leslie Rissler NSF Diversity in science
Oct. 8 Anjel Helms Texas A&M The smells of dinner, death, and danger: How organisms navigate multitrophic interactions in a chemical world
Oct. 15 Anthony Yannarell University of Illinois NRES
Oct. 22 Jeff Riffell University of Washington Neuroecology of mosquito olfaction
Oct. 29 Todd Esque USGS Henderson Desert tortoises
Nov. 5 Mamie Parker USFS retired Diversity in science
Nov. 12 Emily Fairfax California State Univeristy - Channel Islands Wildfire mitigation by beavers
Nov. 19 Traci Brynne Voyles University of Oklahoma Diversity in STEM
Nov. 26 N/A N/A No Colloquium - Thanksgiving
Dec. 3 Jonah Ratsimbazafy Groupe D’etude et de Recherche sur les Primates (GERP) Lemur Conservation in Madagascar
Dec. 10 N/A N/A No Colloquium - Finals