UNL Lectures this Week (Feb. 9-15)

Campus lectures for the week Feb. 9-15

Tuesday, Feb. 12

Heuermann Lecture, “Tomorrow’s Table: Organic Farming, Genetics and the Future of Food,” Pamela Ronald and Raoul Adamchak, authors, 3:30 p.m., Hardin Hall. Call 402-472-3031

Entomology Lecture, “Emergency and Re-Emergence of Tick-Borne Diseases of Medical and Veterinary Importance,” Amanda Maegli, graduate student, 4 p.m., Entomology Hall, Call 402-472-2123

“Encounters” Gallery Talk with Brandon Ruud, 5:30 p.m., Sheldon Museum of Art.


Wednesday, Feb. 13

Spring 2013 Water Seminar Series, “Do We Really Have Too Much Water Pollution?,” Steven J. Taff, University of Minnesota, 3:30 p.m., Hardin Hall. Call 402-472-7372

Biotechnology/Life Sciences Seminar, “The Ecology of Algal Biofuels Production,” Val Smith, University of Kansas, 4 p.m., Beadle Center. Call 402-472-2635


Thursday, Feb. 14

Biochemistry Graduate Student Seminar with Trevor Romsdahl, noon, Beadle Center. Call 402-472-2932

Visiting Scholar Lecture, "The Communication Revolution and Health Inequalities in the 21st Century: Promises and Pitfalls," Vish Viswanath, Harvard University, 2 to 3:15 p.m., Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center.

Biological Sciences Seminar, "Principles, First and Foremost: A Tool for Understanding and Teaching about Biological Processes," Jennifer Doherty, Michigan State University, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Hamilton Hall, room 112. Call 402-472-2729


Friday, Feb. 15

Chemistry Colloquium, “Mass Spectrometry for Bioenergy Science: Imaging the Plant Metabolites and Petroleomic Bio-oil Analysis,” Young-Jin Lee, Iowa State University, 3:30 p.m., Hamilton Hall. Call 402-472-3523

Mathematics Colloquium, “Four Bases on Fractals,” Keri Kornelsen, University of Oklahoma, 4 p.m., Avery Hall. Call 402-472-7223