Upcoming Events

  • 2018 Oct 02

    HUH Seminar Series - Claude dePamphilis

    Location: 

    22 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, HUH Seminar Room 125
    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Claude dePamphilis, Professor of Biology
    Penn State University

    Topic: TBD

    Host Lab: Davis

  • 2018 Oct 16

    HUH Seminar Series - Robert Skelton

    Location: 

    22 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138. HUH Seminar Room 125.
    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Dr. Robert Skelton, Postdoctoral Researcher
    Dept. of Integrative Biology
    University of California, Berkeley

    Topic: Plant hydraulic traits and drought responses: insights from three continents

    Abstract:
    Droughts cause major damage to plant communities, and reduce primary productivity. Since maintaining hydration to a...

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  • 2018 Oct 23

    HUH Seminar Series - Gretchen Kai Halpert

    Location: 

    22 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138. HUH Seminar Room 125.
    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Gretchen Kai Halpert, Illustrator, Educator
    Scientific Illustration Distance Program

    Topic: Models for Drawings; Drawings for Models

    Abstract: 
    Scientific illustrators employ whatever means help accomplish their goals. They design models to help visualize and draw their subjects, and they make careful observational drawings in...

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  • 2018 Oct 30

    HUH Seminar Series - James Mitchell

    Location: 

    22 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, HUH Seminar Room 125
    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    James Mitchell, Graduate Student
    Pfister Lab, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
    Harvard University

    Topic: TBD

    Host Lab: Pfister

  • 2018 Nov 06

    HUH Seminar Series - Luis Quijada

    Location: 

    22 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, HUH Seminar Room 125
    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Luis Quijada, Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow
    Pfister Lab, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
    Harvard University

    Topic: TBD

    Host Lab: Pfister

  • 2018 Nov 13

    HUH Seminar Series - Megan Biango-Daniels

    Location: 

    22 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, HUH Seminar Room 125
    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Megan Biango-Daniels, Postdoctoral Scholar
    Wolfe Lab
    Department of Biology, Tufts University

    Topic: Bad apples: a new disease and its impacts, farm to fork

    Abstract
    The United States is the world’s second-largest apple producer. Before this economically important crop makes it to grocery shelves, it faces numerous fungal pathogens, a problem compounded by its long postharvest storage. Fungal rots contribute to the 10-15% of apples that are...

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  • 2018 Dec 04

    HUH Seminar Series - Donald Pfister

    Location: 

    22 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, HUH Seminar Room 125
    12:00am to 1:00pm

    Donald H. Pfister
    Curator of the Farlow Library and Herbarium of Cryptogamic Botany
    Asa Gray Professor of Systematic Botany
    Harvard University

    Topic: Diversity in the Pezizomycetes and Orbiliomycetes

    Abstract:
    These two classes of Ascomycota offer examples of ways of thinking about species diversity and some of the factors that come to play in detailed studies of fungi. In some cases collecting in habitats that have not been well explored reveal hidden diversity; in other cases a failure to recognize...

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  • 2019 Feb 12

    HUH Seminar Series - Kadeem Gilbert

    Location: 

    22 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, HUH Seminar Room 125
    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Kadeem Gilbert, PhD Student
    Naomi Pierce Lab, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
    Harvard University

    Topic: Tropical Pitcher Plants as an Ecological Filter