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Science Seminar Series

Spring 2015

Jan. 26

"Impacts Conservation Practices Have on Wather Resources From Production Size Agricultural Fields in Northeast Arkansas"

Ms. Nadine Straitt
Environmental Sciences Masters Proposal Defense
Arkansas State University

Mentored by:  Dr. Michele Reba

10:00 a.m., ABI 107

Feb 11

"Sex-Specific Foraging Habits and Roost Characteristics of the Evenings Bat in an Intensely Managed Forest in Arkansas"

Mr. Daniel Istvanko
Environmental Sciences Masters Thesis Defense
Arkansas State University

Mentored by:  Dr. Virginie Rolland

8:00 a.m., ABI 107

March 2

CANCELLED

"The Effects of Prescribed Burning on the Eastern Wild Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) Habitat Use and Demography in a Shortleaf Pine Bluestem Grass Ecosystem"

Mr. Robert E. Vernocy Jr. M.S.
Environmental Sciences Ph.D. Proposal Defense
Arkansas State University

Mentored by: Dr. Thomas Risch

10:00 a.m., LSE 404

March 4

"Consumption of Oral Nicotine:  Its Effects on the Reproductive System and Nicotine Metabolism of Female Sprague-Dawley Rats"

Ms. Swapnali Halder
Molecular Biosciences Ph.D. Dissertation Defense
Arkansas State University

Mentored by:  Dr. Amy Pearce

8:00 a.m., ABI 107

March 9

"Assessing Foliar Ascorbate Content in a Rice Diversity panel and Selected Mapping Population Lines with Varying Levels of Seedling Cold Tolerance"

Ms. Sonia Elizabeth Castillo Gonzalez
Environmental Sciences MS Proposal Defense
Arkansas State University

Mentored by:  Dr. Argelia Lorence

9:00 a.m., ABI 107