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UNM Biology Annual Research Day

A Research Day Poster Presentation26th Annual Research Day
Thursday, March 30 &
Friday, March 31, 2017

A Presentation of Student Research Celebrating
Discovery and Education in the Biological Sciences


This year's Keynote Speaker will be DR. JONATHAN T. OVERPECK, Director, Institute of the Environment, University of Arizona, Tucson; University Director, Southwest Climate Science Center; Thomas R. Brown Distinguished Professor; and Regents Professor of Geosciences, Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences. He will speak on "New Perspectives on Future Climate Change Risk and Ecosystem Change."

Event Schedule

Beginning in the morning on Wednesday, March 29th
(for Judges' Preview) through Research Day on Friday,
March 31st, student posters will be displayed in the first-floor and basement hallways of Castetter Hall.

Thursday's tenative schedule is:

Time to be determined Student Poster Presentations and Judging, first floor & basement hallways of Casetter Hall
3:30 p.m.. Departmental Research Presentation by Michael Andersen, UNM Biology Assistatnt Professor, 100 Castetter Hall
4:30–6:00 p.m. Open Houses in Castetter Hall & in the Museum of Southwestern Biology (CERIA, Bldg. 83)

Friday's tentative schedule is:

9:00–11:30 a.m. Student Oral Presentations, Session 1,
100 Castetter Hall
9:00–11:30 a.m. Student Oral Presentations, Session 2,
Castetter Hall (room to be determined)
11:30 a.m.–
1:00 p.m.
▪ Lunch, Basement & Courtyard of Castetter Hall
BGSA Lunch with Keynote Speaker, Castetter Hall (room to be determined)
1:00–3:15 p.m. Student Oral Presentations, Session 3,
100 Castetter Hall
1:00–3:15 p.m. Student Oral Presentations, Session 4,
Castetter Hall (room to be determined)
3:30–4:20 p.m. Keynote Lecture, Dr. Jonathan T. Overpeck, "New Perspectives on Future Climate Change Risk and Ecosystem Change" (location to be determined)
4:30–8:20 p.m. Reception for our Keynote Speaker, Silent Auction, and Awards Ceremony (location to be determined)
   
   
The Biology Department T-shirts with the following designs
(front; back) in both black and gray will be available
at the BGSA Sales Table.

2016 Research Day Hallway

2016 Research Day BGSA Sales





2017 Research Day Committee Members

Co-Chair:   Dr. Robert Waide
Co-Chair: Dr. Dorothy Scholl
Abstracts & Program:   Anne Rice
Web Page:   Anne Rice

Emily Arzate
Dr. Ben Hanelt
Joanne Kuestner
Dr. Steve Poe
Catherine St. Clair
Kelsey Cook, BGSA
Kellen Paine, BGSA

Updated December 22, 2016