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Fleming Science Scholars Spend Two Weeks at Southwestern

Dr. Ken Hayes and Dr. Norine Yeung, colleagues of Dr. Romi Burks, Professor of Biology, will be spending the next two weeks at Southwestern.  During this time, they will both give presentations, work with students to fine tune some molecular ecology skills and work with Dr. Burks on research plans for apple snail investigations in Uruguay in December.

FLEMING SCIENCE TALK 1: On Thursday, November 7th from 5 - 6 pm in Olin 105 
Dr. Ken Hayes will give a broad campus talk.  Small reception following.
“Occupy Earth: The other 99% rules the world”
FLEMING SCIENCE TALK 2: On Friday, November 8th from 12 - 1 pm in FJS 148
Dr. Norine Yeung will give a talk focused on conservation biology.  Pizza will be provided.
“Feathers and feet: Insights into ecology, evolution, and conservation biology”
FLEMING SCIENCE TALK 3: On Tuesday, November 12th from 10 - 11:30 am in Olin 110 Ken will give a talk focused on advances in molecular ecology.  Pizza will follow.
“The 20 Year Question: Molecular Insights into ecology, evolution and conservation”