Each Friday during the academic year the department offers a Friday afternoon seminar featuring special speakers and visiting scholars. Seminars are held at 3:30 pm in the Science and Engineering Hall Lehman Auditorium (B1270). See below for our most current seminars.


Friday April 24th 

"Genomic instability and diversification in an unusual immune gene family"

Dr. Matan Oren 

Post-doctoral Scientist

George Washington University


Friday May 1st

Undergraduate Honors Presentations

9:00 am - 2:00 pm 


Friday May 8th

"Systematics and evolution of pirate spiders"

Graduate Thesis Seminar

Ligia Benavides, PhD Candidate