Plant Sci Symposium in NYC

Carlos R. Ramirez CRRLC at CUNYVM.CUNY.EDU
Wed Oct 11 17:08:52 EST 1995


                You are invited to a one day symposium
 
               CURRENT ISSUES IN PLANT SCIENCES 1995
 
              A Brown Bag Symposium on Plant Ecology
 
                    Saturday, November 4, 1995
                        8:30am  -  5:00pm
 
     Lehman College of the City University of New York, Bronx, NY
                     Davis Hall -  Room 126
 
 
MORNING
 
8:30 - 9:00   Coffee and Donuts
 
9:00          Opening Remaks      Dr. Dwight T. Kincaid (Lehman College, CUNY)
 
9:15 - 10:45  SESSION 1: STRATEGIES FOR TROPICAL FOREST MANAGEMENT
 
                Speaker 1:   Dr. Christine Padoch (New York Botanical Garden)
 
                Speaker 2:   Dr. Charles Peters (New York Botanical Garden)
 
10:45 - 11:00  Break
 
11:00 - 12:30  SESSION 2:  MOLECULAR BIOLOGY AND PHYTOCHEMISTRY:
                           APPLICATIONS TO PLANT ECOLOGY
 
                 Speaker 1:  Dr. Barbara Grimes (Lehman College, CUNY)
 
                 Speaker 2:  Mr. Ken Birnbaum (New York Unicersity)
 
12:30 - 1:30    Lunch
 
AFTERNOON
 
1:30 - 3:00    SESSION 3: ETHNOECOLOGY: AN EMERGING FIELD
 
                 Speaker 1:  Dr. Carmen Burch (Connecticut College)
 
                 Speaker 2:  Ms. Robin Sears (Yale University)
 
3:00 - 3:15   Break
 
3:15 - 4:30     SESSION 4:  "THE TOP TEN LIST" OF HOT ISSUES
                            IN PLANT ECOLOGY TODAY
 
                 Speaker 1:  Dr. Gregory Cheplick (The College of Staten Island
                                                   CUNY)
 
                 Moderator:  Results of Participant Survey
 
This symposium is organized by and for graduate students to provide a forum
for plant scientists from the New York Metropolitan area and the nearby states
to exchange perspectives and experiences.
 
For each topic, two 30 minute presentations will be followed by a 30 minute
general discussion.
 
Please address any questions or requestfor further information to Bronson
Griscom or Carlos R. Ramirez.
 
Please RSVP (if possible) to Carlos R. Ramirez (e-mail preferable) if you will
need parking access.
 
                    ORGANIZERS AND MODERATORS
 
Carlos R. Ramirez-Sosa                Bronson Griscom
Plant Sciences Ph.D. Subprogram       Plant Resources Program
Department of Biological Sciences     Department of Biology
Lehman College                        New York University
The City University of New York       1009 Main Building
Bronx, NY 10468                       100 Washington Sq. East
Tel. (718) 960-8658                   New York, NY 10003-6688
Fax  (718) 960-8235                   Tel.  (212) 533-9716
E-Mail: crrlc at cunyvm.cuny.edu         E-Mail: 74163.661 at compuserve.com
 
                        DON'T  MISS  IT!
 
 



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