Colloquium Schedule

Spring 2020 Lectures

ENDY Students in ENDY 6991 are required to attend a lecture a week. Here is a list of some of the lectures of interest.
Date Location & Time Lecture
Friday,
January 17
GEAR 26 3:05 PM Kaiyu Guan -  University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign - Blue Waters Professor National Center for Supercomputing Applications  Monitoring and Modeling every Farmland's Crop Productivity, Risk, and Sustainability for the US Corn Belt
Friday,
January 24
GEAR 26 3:05 PM Steve Boss -  Department of Geosciences University of Arkansas Conquest of the Wilderness and Historic Origins of 'Geology Culture' in the United States
Friday,
February 7
GEAR 26 3:05 PM Hongbo Ma -  Department of Geosciences - University of Arkansas  TBA
Wednesday,
February 12

Washington County Extension Office 

7:00 PM

Amelia Villasenor -  University of Arkansas - Department of AnthropologyThe Missing Piece: Consequences of the Terminal Pleistocene Megafaunal Extinction on the Large Mammal Communities of Texas
Friday,
February 14
GEAR 26 3:05 PM TBA -   
Monday,
February 17
PTSC 009 3:30 PM Shandrea Stallworth -  Department of Crop, Soils, and Environmental Sciences - University of Arkansas  From Pest to Pal: Uncovering Abiotic Stress Tolerance in a Weedy Rice (Oryza sativa) Mini Germplasm
Friday,
February 21
GEAR 26 3:05 PM TBA 
Monday,
February 17
PTSC 009 3:30 PM Sam Park -  Department of Crop, Soils, and Environmental Sciences - University of Arkansas  Quantifying Gas emissions from Livestock Fed Alternative Foraged Based Diets
Friday,
February 28
GEAR 26 3:05 PM TBA
Monday,
March 3
PTSC 009 3:30 PM

Carlee Hensley -  Department of Crop, Soils, and Environmental Sciences - University of Arkansas  Earthworm Dynamics in Tallgrass Prairies in the Ozark Highlands Region of Northwest Arkansas

Ryder Anderson -  Department of Crop, Soils, and Environmental Sciences - University of Arkansas  Characterization of Struvite and Effects on Arkansas Soils

Friday,
March 6
 GEAR 26 3:05 PM Christopher Andronicos - Purdue UniversityTBA
Monday,
March 9
PTSC 009 3:30 PM Jake Patterson -  Department of Crop, Soils, and Environmental Sciences - University of Arkansas  Evaluation of Benzobicyclon in Midsouth Rice Production Systems

Mason Castner -  Department of Crop, Soils, and Environmental Sciences - University of Arkansas  Crop Response to Low-Dose Dicamba

Wednesday,
Marach 11

Washington County Extension Office 

7:00 PM

Kayden Dennis - University of Arkansas - Department of AnthropologyStone Tools in 3D: In Search of Cultural Transmission
Friday,
March 13
GEAR 26 3:05 PM Don Bragg - Project Leader, Research Forester, USDA Forest ServiceWitnessing the Decline of Shortleaf Pine
Monday,
March 16
PTSC 009 3:30 PM

Diego Della Lunga -  Department of Crop, Soils, and Environmental Sciences - University of Arkansas  Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Furrow-irrigated Rice on a Silt-loam Soil in Eastern Arkansas

Owen France -  Department of Crop, Soils, and Environmental Sciences - University of Arkansas  Mitigating Injury and Yield Loss to Soybean from Off-target Dicamba Movement

Friday,
March 20
GEAR 26 3:05 PM No Colloquium
Friday,
March 27
GEAR 26 3:05 PM No Colloquium  - Spring Break
Monday,
March 30
PTSC 009 3:30 PM

Caio dos Santos -  Department of Crop, Soils, and Environmental Sciences - University of Arkansas Midseason Nitrogen Sufficiency Guidelines for Corn Production in Arkansas based pm Tissue Analysis and Remote Sensing

Sumandeep Bazzer -  Department of Crop, Soils, and Environmental Sciences - University of Arkansas  Genetics of Physiological Traits Associated with Drought Tolerance in Soybean

Friday,
April 3
GEAR 26 3:05 PM

Miguel Roman -  Program Director, The Earth from Space Institute (EfSI), Universities Space Research Association (USRA), and Geosciences External Board SpeakerBlack marble: Mapping Recovery through Satellite Data

Monday,
April 6
PTSC 009 3:30 PM

Brad Hurst -  Department of Crop, Soils, and Environmental Sciences - University of Arkansas  Influence of Winter Cover Crops on Soil Health and Yield in a Corn-Soybean Rotation

Drew Kirkpatrick -  Department of Crop, Soils, and Environmental Sciences - University of Arkansas  Winter Wheat in a Double Cropped Soybean Rotation

Friday,
April 10
GEAR 26 3:05 PM Siyao Ma- Environmental Dynamics Program - University of Arkansas TBA
Monday,
April 13
PTSC 009 3:30 PM

Maria de Oliveira -  Department of Crop, Soils, and Environmental Sciences - University of Arkansas Screening and Breeding Soybean for Flood Tolerance

Derrick Harrison -  Department of Crop, Soils, and Environmental Sciences - University of Arkansas High-throughout Selection of Flood-tolerant Soybean in a Hydroponic Environment

Friday,
April 17
GEAR 26 3:05 PM Jason Tullis  - Department of Geosciences - University of ArkansasTBA
Monday,
April 20
PTSC 009 3:30 PM

Linda Martin -  Department of Crop, Soils, and Environmental Sciences - University of Arkansas  Starter Nitrogen Sources and Preflood Nitrogen Rate Effects on Rice Grown on Clayey Soils

Ozgur Azapoglu -  Department of Crop, Soils, and Environmental Sciences - University of ArkansasIdentification of Genetic Sources of Restorability in Arkansas Restorer Rice Lines

Friday,
April 24
GEAR 26 3:05 PM Anton SeimonTBA
Friday,
May 1
GEAR 26 3:05 PM No Colloquium - Dead Day