NATURAL SCIENCE SEMINARS
FALL 1996
SPRING 1997
Warren Wilson College
Bannerman Lecture Hall, 4:00 pm


Aug. 26 Schedule confirmation

Sept. 2

Sept. 9 Brian Teixeira, Removal of Heavy Metals from Aqueous Solutions, Advisor: Dr. Dean Kahl

Sept. 16 Freedom Richardson, Fish Food Supplementation with Omega 3 Fatty Acids, Advisor: Mrs. Victoria Collins and Dr. Mark Brenner

Sept. 23 OPEN - No Seminar

Sept. 30 Mr. Reed Rossell, Faculty Lecture, Habitat Use by Small Mammals in a Remnant Forest-Gap Bog

Oct. 7 Julie Forkner, The Efficacy of Companion Planting Rosemarius and Allium with Brassica spp to Control Cabbage Looper Damage, Advisor Dr. Mark Beaudreau.

Oct. 14 Dr. James Houser, Faculty Lecture: The Climax Ecosystem as a Standard for Sustainability

Oct. 21 Fall Break

Oct. 28 Dr. Donald F. Collins, Faculty Lecture, Astronomy Research at Warren Wilson College with CCD Camera and Small Telescope

Oct. 31 Thursday, Scheduling meeting for 1996-97 seminars in Morse 23, 4:00 PM

Nov. 4 Ben Stanford, A Study of Methanotrophic Activity in the Beaufort Sea, Advisor: Dr. Dean Kahl

Nov. 11 Jessi Cinque, Weeds as Indicators of Soil Conditions, Advisor: Dr. Mark Boudreau

Nov. 18 Dr. Allen Thomas, Faculty Lecture

Nov. 25 John Michalski, A Study in forest Stand Development, Advisor: Dr. William C. Davis

Dec. 2 Stephanie Bartlett, The Study of the Estrogenic Properties of American ginseng, Advisor: Dr. Dean Kahl

Dec. 9 Dr. Bob Eckstein, Faculty Lecture, The Relationships Between Fleas and Self-Grooming in the Domestic Cat

Dec. 16 Sara Chapman, Alumni Seminar, "Internships at Boyce Thompson Institute for Plant Research"


NATURAL SCIENCE SEMINARS—SPRING, 1997
Warren Wilson College
Bannerman Lecture Hall, 4:00 pm

Jan. 27 Open

Feb. 3 V. Collins, Faculty Lecture, Pearl Millet for Broiler Chickens

Feb. 10 Sarah Hargrove, Isolation of Zearalenone in WWC Zea Mays ; Advisor :Mrs. Vicki Collins

Feb. 17 Alison Searle, Isolation and Speciation of Nitrogen Fixing Bacteria in the Root Nodules of Pueraria Lobata (Kudzu); Advisor:Dr. L. Caslake

Feb. 24 Patrick Stollenmaier, Development of a more effective Bioassey for Determinationn of Bioactivity in Jewelweed; Advisor: Dr. D. Kahl.

Mar. 3 Tracey Parker, Analysis of a Small Mammal Population in a Wetlands Restoration Area; Advisor: Dr. P. Bartels.

Mar. 10 Josiah Sheehan, A Skeletochronological Study of a Disjunct Population of Mole Salamanders (Ambystoma Talpoidenm); Advisor: Mr. Reed Rossell

Mar. 17 Spring Break

Mar. 24 Open

Mar. 31 Laurie Holden, Photometric Measurements of Comet Hale-Bopp; Advisor: Dr. D.Collins

Apr. 7 Annie Green, Factors Affecting Tree MORTALITY and Cavity Availability along a Riparian Corridor in WNC ; Advisor: Mr. Reed Rossell

Apr. 14 Tony Morrison, Incidence of Black Spot Dissease on Minnow Populations of the Swannanoa; Advisor : Dr. P. Bartels.

Apr. 21 Jay Sandquist, Aflatoxins in Food ; Advisor : Mrs. V. Collins

Apr. 28 Tom Mac Garrett, The Lithium Ion Secondary Storage Battery; Advisor : Dr. D. Kahl

May 5 Open

May 12 Open