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Opportunities in Science at Lewis & Clark

Summer Science Brown Bag 8

Date: 12:00pm - 1:15pm PDT July 14, 2016 Location: Olin 204

  • Science brown bag
    Science brown bag

Olin 204

The John S. Rogers Science Research Program


July 14 (Thursday)

Seedling dynamics and the role of oomycete pathogens in maintaining diversity in an old growth forest
Student presenters: Katrina Von Burg, Tessa Belanger, Zoe Wender
Faculty collaborator: Margaret Metz

Walking the Oregon Trail to Fitness: Is it the trailmates or map that matters most?
Student presenters: Willow Wood, Blake Murray, Arianna Marshank
Faculty collaborator:  Erik Nilsen

Structural Studies and Functional Characterization of Neurotoxic Venom Peptides from Sicariidae Spiders
Student presenters: Elizabeth Armitage, Zachary Schonrock
Faculty collaborator:  Nikolaus Loening


Students discuss their research projects during a series of brown-bag talks on Tuesdays in June and July. Each presentation is 15 minutes; there are generally 3-4 talks per session. For more information about projects see project descriptions.

  • Tuesdays 12:00-1:15, in Olin 204 unless otherwise noted
  • Presentations are free and open to the public
  • Dessert provided

Event Cost


Event Contact

Amy Timmins