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Swenson College Seminars for the week of April 24th

Swenson College encourages an exchange of ideas and collaboration between disciplines at UMD. Anyone organizing a seminar that would like to include it in this list for improved exposure and attendance, contact Nancy Kienzle at scse@d.umn.edu or 218-726-6397.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

"The Good News and Bad News of a Career in Minnesota's Medical Device Industry"
Presented by Howard Root, Vascular Solutions
12:00 Noon in Montague Hall Room 80
Hosted by the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, tseechar@d.umn.edu

“Mechanisms of Quantal Neurotransmission in Central Synapses"
Presented by Dr. Ege Kavalali, Professor of Neuroscience and Physiology at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
3:30 p.m. in Room 130 School of Medicine
Hosted by Dr. Yi (Amy) Yang, Assistant Professor of Biomedical Sciences

Thursday, April 27, 2017

"Algal Community Dynamics"
Presented by Dr. Andrew Bramburger, UMD National Resources Research Institute (NRRI)
11:00 a.m. in Room RLB 200
Hosted by the Large Lakes Observatory, 218-726-7926

Friday, April 28, 2017

"Mitochondrial Metabolism and Adenosine Signaling in a Mammalian Hibernator"
Presented by Clair Hess, Master's Candidate
3:15 p.m. in 185 LSci
Hosted by Dr. Matthew Andrews, Professor, Oregon State University

"Classical and Quantum Field Theories"
Presented by Dr. Vitaly Vanchurin, Assistant Professor, UMD Department of Physics and Anatomy
5:00 p.m. in MWAH Rm 195
Hosted by Theoretical Physics and Cosmology, UMD, vvanchur@d.umn.edu