John Pleasants: "The Decline of the Monarch Butterfly Population: Causes and prospects for recovery."
David Senchina: "An Interdisciplinary Approach to Studying Herbal Supplement Use among Athletes."
Cathy DeSoto: The Importance of checking for Sex Differences : Personality and cortisol."
Nilda Rodrigue: "Host factors affecting the outcome of Leishmania infantum infection."
Nicolas Gidmark: "Functional Morphology, Muscle Physiology, and Evolution in Minnows."
Amy Toth: "Interacting Stressors in Honey Bee Health: Landscape, diet, and disease."
Lauren Butaric: "In Your Face: Internal Craniofacial Variation among Modern Humans."
Nathan Bird: "Deconstructing the Cypriniform Weberian Apparatus: An update on current projects."
Prairie heritage reception and showing of the award-winning documentary film telling the story of the most astonishing alterations of nature in human history. A discussion of future prospects for the tallgrass prairie will follow.
A prairie walk at UNI Tallgrass Prairie Center's "Hayfield Prairie" will commemorate Iowa Prairie Heritage Week. The walk will be led by Daryl Smith and Bruce Stiles. Meet at the west end of 31st Street Exit west off Hudson Road and park after you pass the "Road Closed" sign.