2018 ESATYCB Annual Conference

THEME: Biology: A Transdisciplinary Science
HOST: Jefferson Community College
WHERE: Watertown, New York
WHEN: April 13 – 15, 2018
 

SCHEDULE:

Friday, April 13th
5:00-7:00 pm Registration and Welcome
7:00-9:00 pm Featured Speaker:
“Climate Change and Paleoseasonality in Earth’s Distant Past: Insights from Fossil Bivalves”
Dr. Linda C. Ivany, (Sponsored by: FSA and Carolina Biological)
Hilton Garden Inn Conference room
Saturday, April 14th
7:30-8:45 am Breakfast/Registration
8:45-9:00 am Welcome and Opening Remarks
9:15-10:15 am Carolina Biologicals: Online Learning Carolina representative
10:30-11:30 am Workshop: Watersheds and the Nitrogen Cycle
Dr. Chris Ebey, SUNY Jefferson Community College
Room 2-104

Workshop: Concussion and its Effects on the Brain
Mark Streiff and Mike Guga, SUNY Jefferson Community College
Room 2-102

11:45-1:15 pm Lunch
1:30-2:30 pm Workshop: General Biology for Majors, Using Inquiry to teach Biology
Doctors Todd Vincent and Monica LeClerc, SUNY Jefferson Community College
Room 2-102

Workshop: 3D printing of Biological Models
Professor Genny Pond, SUNY Jefferson Community College
Room 2-106

2:45-3:45 pm Speaker: Stereoisomers
Dr. Venkat Chebolu, SUNY Jefferson Community College
Room 2-102

Speaker: Interdisciplinary Experience – A Team Taught Field Biology and Statistics Course
Professor Joel Lalone and Dr. Monica LeClerc, SUNY Jefferson Community College
Room 2-104

4:00-6:00 pm Student and Faculty Poster Sessions, Room and Hallway

Campus Tour
4:00-5:00 pm Executive Committee Meeting
5:00-6:00 pm Business Meeting
Room 2-107
6:00-7:30 pm Buffet Dinner and Cash Bar at Hilton Garden Inn
Sunday, April 15th
6:00-8:30 am Traditional Bird Walk
Dr. Monica LeClerc, SUNY Jefferson Community College at Fort Drum, NY
8:30-10:00 am Breakfast
9:30-11:45 am Workshop:
Oculus Rift. Use of Virtually Reality in Teaching and Learning Biology
Jeffrey S. Kiggins, SUNY Jefferson Community College
Room 2-125
11:45 am Have a safe trip home.