Dr. Laura Burkle To Speak

Date

Oct 3 2016 - 4:00pm

Location

169 Crawford Hall

University of Pittsburgh Department of Biological Sciences Presents:

Dr. Laura Burkle 
Montana State University 

"Plant-pollinator interaction networks across wildfire-disturbance gradients"

Monday, October 3rd, 2016
169 Crawford Hall
4:15 P.M.
4:00 P.M. refreshments

Host: Tia-Lynn Ashman 

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Graduate Students Sara Sokol & Matthew Blank to Speak

Date

Oct 7 2016 - 12:00pm

Location

A219B Langely Hall

GRADUATE STUDENTS SARA SOKOL AND MATTHEW BLANK TO PRESENT THEIR RESEARCH ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7TH, 2016 AT NOON IN A219B LANGLEY HALL.

Sara Sokol from the Boyle Lab

"Investigation of in vitro growth and host cell manipulation pathways in Hammondia hammondi"

Matthew Blank from the Boyle Lab

"Understanding the diversity of the Mitochondrial Association Factor 1 (MAF1) locus in the parasite, Toxoplasma gondii"

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October 19-21 Pitt’s annual celebration of science and technology

Date

Oct 19 2016 - 8:30am

Location

Alumni Hall

The annual Pittsburgh science conference, this year titled "Science 2016--Game Changers", will take place from October 19-21 in Alumni Hall.  The Dickson Prize lecture this year will be presented by Prof. Jennifer Doudna from the University of California, Berkeley.  Prof. Doudna is one of the discoverer's of CRISPR-mediated gene editing.  Additional details and meeting registration can be found at http://www.science2016.pitt.edu/

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Main Office

The Department of Biological Sciences' Main Office handles all goings-on within the Department of Biological Sciences. The Main (Departmental) Office is located in A234 Langley Hall.  Department hours Monday through Friday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm.

Facilities

The Clapp, Langley, Crawford, and Life Sciences Annex complex is the home of the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Pittsburgh. The CLC complex is managed by Frank Vincunas, and the facilities are maintained by David Malicki.

The Department is superbly equipped with a wide variety of instrumentation and numerous common facilities including: