Graduate Seminars

Animal Sciences Graduate seminars are held September through May on Mondays at 3:00 p.m. in Room 365 Haecker Hall. View updated syllabus here. Everyone is welcome. Please join us. 

 

Fall 2016 Graduate Seminar Calendar

Date

Presenter(s)

Title

9/12/2016

Welcome Back Reception

9/19/2016

Dr. Steven C. Ricke
Wray Food Safety Endowed Chair and Director of the Center for Food Safety, IFSE
Food Science Dept.


Salmonella in Food Animal Production –Research Strategies for Understanding a Persistent Pathogen”

9/26/2016

Dr. Le Luchterhand
Arm & Hammer Animal Nutrition

"Arm & Hammer – More than just laundry detergent and cat litter"

10/3/2016

Dr. Beth Ventura
Assistant Professor of Teaching
Companion Animal & Equine Behavior & Welfare

"Competing stakeholder perspectives on farm animal welfare"

10/10/2016

Canceled

Canceled

10/17/2016

Glenda Pereira, MS student, Department of Animal Science "Comparison of activity and rumination in an conventional and organic experimental grazing herd"

10/24/2016

Gabriella Furo, MS student, Department of Animal Science

"Footpad Dermatitis in Turkeys"

10/31/2016

Dr. Marshall Stern
Morse-Alumni Distinguished Teaching Professor of Animal Science 
University of Minnesota

"Using Innovative Teaching Methods and Technology to Enhance Learning by Current Generation Animal Science Students"

11/7/2016

Mathia Colwell
Researcher, University of Minnesota

"Ultra Conserved Non-coding Elements in Mice and Other Vertebrate Species"

11/14/2016

Edward Usset
Grain Marketing Specialist, University of Minnesota
"The 2nd Golden Age of American Agriculture"

11/21/2016

Dr. Anup Kollanoor Johny
Assistant Professor
Department of Animal Science, University of Minnesota
"Developing an Alternative-to-Antibiotics’ Intervention Model Against multidrug resistant Salmonella in Turkeys"

11/28/2016

Jinlong Zhu, MS student, Department of Animal Science "Prediction of the concentration of standardized ileal digestible amino acids in distillers dried grains with solubles for poultry: a meta-analysis"

12/5/2016

Brittany Shonka-Martin, PhD student, Department of Animal Science "The effect of lameness on intake and milk yield in Holstein cows."

12/12/2016

Dr. Rebecca Davies
Associate Professor
College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota

"Strategies for improving research quality and reproducibilty"