Natural Science Seminar Series: Fall 2000


September 11, 2000

A Traditional Food in Hispanic Cultures
Amanda Church, Yucca
Mentor: Vicki Collins

September 25, 2000

Inhibition of weed growth by corn meal, corn gluten meal, wheat gluten meal, and sunflower seed meal
Sarah Olliges
Mentor: Mark Boudreau

October 2, 2000

Oxidized Fats in Cat Food
Juliet Wood
Mentor: Vicki Collins

October 9, 2000

Sequencing the Human Genome
Alumni Seminar: Dr. Mark Adams

October 23, 2000

Critters that live on tree bark.
Faculty Seminar: Dawn Nelson

October 30, 2000

Visitors Perceptions of and Attitudes toward the Forests – Comparative studies in the U.S. and Japan
Eri Takai
Mentors: Lou Weber and William Davis

November 6, 2000

Sean Kimmel

The Effect of Dandelion Extracts on Crown Gall Tumors
Kyla Frohlich
Mentor: Dean Kahl

November 13, 2000

Ann Maltby

The Effect of Zn Supplementation of Average Daily Gain and Final Weaning Weight of Newborn Piglets
Katie McCullough
Mentor: Bob Eckstein

November 20, 2000

Use of Bird Boxes by the Eastern Bluebird (Sialia sialis) on Warren Wilson Property
Heather Lounsbury
Mentor: Lou Weber

November 27, 2000

Thin Films of Water
Guest Faculty Seminar: Dr. George Ewing

December 4, 2000

Mathematical Modeling of Tree Growth to Determine the Consistency of Annual Volume Formation
Bryan Petit
Mentors: William Davis and Mark Brenner