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Sexual interactions induce early death in nematodes: strategies and counter-strategies

Dr. Lauren Booth Brunet Lab Department of Genetics Stanford UniversityDr. Lauren Booth is interested in aging and the variables that influence how an organism ages. She prefaces the presentation by…

From  Jeff Layne on December 11th, 2019 0 likes 75 plays 0  

Noah's Arkive: Utopia, Failure and Climate Change

Jeffrey Cohen Dean of Humanities Arizona State University Along with being the Dean of Humanities, Jeffrey Cohen is the co-president of the Association for the Study of Literature and the…

From  Jeff Layne on October 7th, 2019 0 likes 47 plays 0  

Memory Decline: Mechanisms and Treatments

Dr. Kodeeswaran Parameshwaran Department of Biological Sciences CSU Chico Dr. Kodeeswaran Parameshwaran is a new Assistant Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences. In his first major…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2019 0 likes 38 plays 0  

Memory Decline: Mechanisms and Treatments

Dr. Kodeeswaran Parameshwaran Department of Biological Sciences CSU, Chico Dr. Kodeeswaran Parameshwaran is a new Assistant Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences. In his first major…

From  Jeff Layne on September 9th, 2019 0 likes 41 plays 0  

Using Remote Sensing and Targeted Water Sampling to Understand AI Risk for Commercial Poultry

Dr. Maurice Pitesky-DVM, MPVM, Dipl ACVPM Assistant Specialist in Cooperative Extension UC Davis, Veterinary Medicine Dr. Maurice Pitesky discusses how remote sensing and targeted water sampling can…

From  Jeff Layne on April 16th, 2019 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Elk in California: History, current status, and future of California’s largest land mammal

Tom Batter PhD Student Mammalian Ecology and Conversation Unit University of California Tom Batter, University of California, Davis, Mammalian Ecology and Conservation Unit, shares his California…

From  Jeff Layne on April 15th, 2019 0 likes 69 plays 0  

Engaging Young Children in Science and Literacy Learning: One Biology Majors Career Path

Dr. Char Moffit School of Education CSU, ChicoWhen it comes to science, how are kids educated in our schools? Why are districts restricting the amount of science we teach? Dr. Char Moffit, a biology…

From  Jeff Layne on December 5th, 2018 0 likes 65 plays 0  

Biomedical Optical Imaging and Machine Learning for Cancer and Disease Detection

Dr. Hassan Salehi Electrical and Computer Engineering Department CSU, Chico Dr. Salehi describes different machinery used to detect cancer and other diseases. From ultrasounds to lasers, detecting…

From  Jeff Layne on November 30th, 2018 0 likes 228 plays 0  

Biomedical Optical Imaging and Machine Learning for Cancer and Disease Detection

Hassan S. Salehi, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering California State University, Chico Dr. Salehi goes into different biomedical sensing and imaging systems…

From  Jeff Layne on October 31st, 2018 0 likes 127 plays 0  

The Special Biology of Rats

Debbie "The Rat Lady" Ducommun Debbie Ducommun is a CSU, Chico alumna who became known as “The Rat Lady” when she worked for 10 years in the Psychology Department lab, taking…

From  Jeff Layne on October 31st, 2016 0 likes 73 plays 0  

A Mindset for Change

Anya Fernald CEO, Belcampo and Founder, Food Craft Institute Anya Fernald has combined her expertise in craft food making and business management into a force for change in California and around…

From  Jeff Layne on October 30th, 2016 0 likes 22 plays 0  

Improving Animal Welfare: A Practical Approach

Dr. Temple Grandin Professor, Colorado State University Dr. Temple Grandin is an internationally-known animal behavioralist. Her accomplishments earned her a place among Time Magazine’s…

From  Jeff Layne on October 28th, 2016 0 likes 83 plays 0  

Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Virus Infections in Humans

Dr. Eric Bortz Research Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York Medicine, New York Dr. Bortz provides a general introduction to influenza and…

From  Jeff Layne on October 28th, 2016 0 likes 118 plays 0  

Digestive physiology of the Phasmatodea

Matan Shelomi PhD Candidate Department of Entomology, UC Davis Matan Shelomi provides insight into the remarkably complex digestive system of the phasmatodea, an insect also known as the…

From  Jeff Layne on October 28th, 2016 0 likes 30 plays 0