announcement of Jagendorf Symposium

Thomas G. Owens tgo2 at cornell.edu
Wed Mar 26 11:47:28 EST 1997


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                        SPECIAL SYMPOSIUM AND BANQUET
                             In Honor of Andre' T. Jagendorf

                                  Saturday, April 19, 1997
                                  Biotecnhology Building
                                      Cornell University
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After more than 30 years of service to Cornell University, Dr. Andre'
Jagendorf retired from his position in the Section of Plant Biology this
past December.  We invite all of Andre's friends and colleagues to help
us celebrate his career and his contributions to the University by
attending this special seminar and banquet in his honor.

              Schedule of Events

Saturday,  April 19 (G01 Biotechnology)
Jagendorf Symposium

2:00 - 2:45    Don Ort  (University of Illinois)
A study of activation and redox regulation of the chloroplast ATP synthase
in Arabidopsis mutants.
2:45 - 3:30    David Krogmann  (Purdue University)
A Carotenoid Protein From Cyanobacteria.
3:30 - 3:45    break
3:45 - 4:30    Harry Roy  (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute)
Rubisco assembly in pea.
4:30 - 5:15    Pal Maliga (Rutgers University)
The role of the two RNA polymerases in plastid function and development.

5:15 - 6:30    Social Hour  (Biotechnology Atrium)

6:30 - 8:00    Banquet Dinner  (reservations required)
	     G01 Biotechnology
8:00 - 9:00    A tribute to Andre Jagendorf
                       Dick McCarty (Johns Hopkins University) and others

The afternoon symposium and social hour  is open to everyone.  Additional
information and reservations for the banquet dinner can be obtained from
Sandra Brown (sgb2 at cornell.edu, 607 255-4477)
or Tom Owens (tgo2 at cornell.edu, 607 255-8516).

The Jagendorf Symposium follows immediately after the NE Sectional
meeting of the American Society of Plant Physiologists, to be held in the
Statler Hotel Friday afternoon, evening and Saturday morning.
For more information and a schedule of events, contact Sandra Brown
(sgb2 at cornell.edu, 607 255-4477).

Please come and help us honor Andre's tremendous contributions to
Cornell, Ithaca and Plant Biology.






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