Biology Science Speaker Series

Fall 2019-20

Each semester the Biology Department hosts a mini-series of Science Speaker events to connect our students to professionals in the field.

Science Building, Room 106 (campus map and directions)
Free & open to the public


Wednesday, Oct. 2

4 p.m. | SC 106
Disparities in Cancer Care
Dr. Ashley Hardy, MD, FACS
Goshen Center for Cancer Care

Wednesday, Nov. 6

4 p.m. | SC 106
Mennonite Healthcare Fellowship: Looking for Tomorrow’s Healthcare Leaders
Dr. Kris Schmidt, Assistant Professor
Biology Department, Eastern Mennonite University

Friday, Nov. 8

4 p.m. | SC 106
Bug-killing Chemicals, Bees and Humans: A Story of Pyrethroids
Dr. Ke Dong, Professor
Department of Entomology, Michigan State University

Friday, Nov. 15

10 a.m. | SC 106
Pharmacogenomics in the Age of Precision Medicine
Dr. Teri Beam, Chair
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Manchester University

Friday, Nov. 15

4 p.m. | SC 106
Toward a Sustainable Food System: A Look at Agroforestry’s Potential to Nourish
Alex Caskey, MS
Barred Owl Brook Geospatial Consulting, Barred Owl Brook Farm