Past Events

  • 2017 May 23

    HUH Special Seminar - H.V. Anil Kumar

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    HUH Seminar Room, 22 Divinity Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138

    Dr.H.V. Anil Kumar
    Associate Professor of Sericulture, Laboratory for Applied Biological Science
    DVS College of Arts and Science, Shivamogga

    Topic: Crop improvement in rain fed mulberry genotypes by EMS induced mutations and its impact on silk yield

    Abstract:
    Silk is a splendid gift of nature to mankind, an inimitable natural fiber synonymous with splendor, sibilant with luster and spectacular in vision. Silk is a protein biosynthesized by the silkworm Bombyx mori. L. Silkworm is monophagous… Read more about HUH Special Seminar - H.V. Anil Kumar

  • 2017 May 16

    HUH Special Seminar - Guido Berguido

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    HUH Seminar Room, 22 Divinity Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138

    Guido Berguido
    Founder, Asociación Adopta el Bosque Panamá (ADOPTA)

    Topic: Saving the Rainforest: A Personal Journey - Practical Approaches Chucanti, a Cloud Forest in Panama

    Internationally renowned ornithologist and hailed by conservation biologists as a beacon of hope for saving tropical rainforests, Guido Berguido is a scientist on a mission to save Panama’s rainforests before unknown species are driven to extinction.

     

  • 2017 Apr 25

    HUH Seminar Series - Marc Jeanson

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    HUH Seminar Room, 22 Divinity Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138

    Marc Jeanson
    Collections Manager of the National Herbarium
    Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle

    Topic: The renovation of the French National Herbarium : new opportunities, new challenges

    Abstract:
    Between 2007 and 2013 the largest herbarium in the world went through a drastic renovation which led to the largest virtual collection of botanical specimens. In addition to technical and philosophical challenges, the new setting led us to develop many projects and collaborations which would not have been possible… Read more about HUH Seminar Series - Marc Jeanson

  • 2017 Apr 18

    HUH Seminar Series - Steven N. Handel

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    HUH Seminar Room, 22 Divinity Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138

    Steven N. Handel
    Distinguished Professor
    Dept. of Ecology, Evolution, & Natural Resources
    Rutgers University

    Visiting Professor of Ecology
    Harvard University Graduate School of Design
    Department of Landscape Architecture

    Topic: Dreams and Nightmares of Urban Restoration Ecology

     

  • 2017 Apr 11

    HUH Seminar Series - Laura Meyerson

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    HUH Seminar Room, 22 Divinity Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138

    Laura Meyerson
    Professor, University of Rhode Island
    Associate Editor-in-Chief, Biological Invasions
    Associate Editor, NeoBiota

    Topic:  "Phragmites australis: A Model Species for Plant Invasions"

     

  • 2017 Apr 06

    HUH Special Seminar - Daniel Sánchez Mata

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    HUH Seminar Room, 22 Divinity Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138

    Daniel Sánchez Mata
    Senior Botany Professor
    Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain

    Topic: Plant Life In Extreme Habitats : A Geobotanical Overview On California Ultramafic (Serpentine) Flora And Vegetation

    Abstract:
    Ultramafic rocks are found worldwide, from Arctic to equatorial areas and extending into the southern hemisphere. Ultramafic areas are very well… Read more about HUH Special Seminar - Daniel Sánchez Mata

  • 2017 Apr 04

    HUH Seminar Series - David Basler

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    HUH Seminar Room, 22 Divinity Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138

    David Basler
    Bullard Fellow, Harvard Forest
    Harvard University

    Topic:

    "Phenology as key factor for tree growth and survival".

     

     

  • 2017 Mar 28

    HUH Seminar Series - Andrew Groover

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    HUH Seminar Room, 22 Divinity Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138

    Andrew Groover
    Research Geneticist
    USDA Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Research Station

    Topic: "Genomic Perspectives of Wood Formation in Trees"

  • 2017 Mar 21

    HUH Seminar Series - Chris Lane

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    HUH Seminar Room, 22 Divinity Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138

    Chris Lane
    Associate Professor
    University of Rhode Island

    Topic: "Falling In and Out of Parasitism Across the Eukaryotic Tree of Life"

  • 2017 Mar 07

    HUH Seminar Series - Onja Razafindratsima

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    HUH Seminar Room, 22 Divinity Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138

    Onja Razafindratsima
    Sara and Daniel Hrdy Fellow in Conservation Biology
    Harvard University
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

    Topic: "Seed Dispersal by Lemur Frugivores in Madagascar's Rainforests"

     

     

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