Course Schedule: Fall 2016

To see the reading list for a particular week, click on the topic name.

Date

Discussion
Leader(s)

Topic

Snacks

Aug 31 Keith organizational meeting TBD
Sept 7 Keith Is ethnobotany biology?
Sept 14 Georgia Evolutionary genetics of fruit size in tomato TBD
Sept 21 Aaron Conservation agriculture TBD
Sept 28 Sean Non-timber forest product harvesting TBD
Oct 5 Keith Assisted plant migration TBD
Oct 12 Bird Human land-use ecological legacies TBD
Oct 19 FALL BREAK no class
Oct 26 Haley Invasive plants & agricultural legacies TBD
Nov 2 Linden Impact of forest fragmentation on herbaceous species TBD
Nov 9 Hulali Vegetation responses to prescribed fires TBD
Nov 16 Sam GMO risks - transgene escape TBD
Nov 23 Thanksgiving no class
Nov 30 Claudia Testing the substantial equivalence of GMO crops TBD
Dec 7 everyone research proposals, pizza, & movie (?) Keith

Topics form last time this course was taught are listed here