Spring 2014

UAA hosts an active program for biological sciences seminars. All seminars are held in the ConocoPhillips Integrated Sciences Building on Fridays from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM in CPISB 120. Our seminar series is free and open to the public. Parking is complimentary on UAA's campus on Fridays. Please contact Sara Kamahele for additional information.The new CPISB is located north of Providence Hospital and behind the Admin Building. Please call 786-1298 for directions or insert this address (3101 Science Circle, Anchorage, AK) for Map Directions.

 Date of SeminarSeminar Topic & Presenter
 April 25, 2014Dr. Frank van Breukelen, School of Life Sciences, University of Nevada, Las Vegas: Mammalian hibernation: homeostasis on hold. 
 January 31, 2014 
 February 7, 2014 
 February 14, 2014UAA Biological Sciences Master's Student, Nicole Stopa: Thesis Defense 
 February 21, 2014UAA Biological Sciences Master's Student, Annie Brownlee: Thesis Defense 
 February 28, 2014UAA Biological Sciences Post Doc, Eric Klein: "Northern Alaska Water Vapor Isotopes: Modern Processes Help Understand Past Climates" 
 March 7, 2014UAA Biological Sciences Master's Student, Margie MacNeille: Thesis Defense
 March 10-14, 2014Spring Break - No Classes 
 March 21, 2014Dr. Brian Barth, Penn State College of Medicine, Division of Hematology and Oncology: "Evaluation of Alaskan Blueberries and Devil's Club as Anticancer Nutraceuticals"
 March 28, 2014USGS Alaska Science Center, Research Ecologist, Lydia Zeglin: Soil microbial structure and function post volcanic eruption on Kasatochi Island, Alaska. 
 April 4, 2014
 April 11, 2014UAF/UAA Ph.D. Candidate, Christoff "Buck" Furin: Perchlorate toxicity in fish: Trophic transfer, critical developmental windows, and histological bio-markers.
 April 18, 2014UAA Biological Sciences Master's Student, Dona Eidam: Thesis Defense: Trophic ecology of non-native Alaska blackfish (Dallia pectoralis) in Cook Inlet Basin, Alaska