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Monday's Asa Gray Lecture Canceled
Replacement Seminar Slated for Nov. 9
Written By Tyler Gardinier '14, PR Intern
Look for more information to come on Nov. 9 lecture
Utica, NY (09/04/2013)- The Sept. 9 lecture by Rebecca Pinder, sponsored by the Asa Gray Society at Utica College, has been canceled. Pinder, adjunct instructor at Columbia-Greene Community College, was to speak on “The role of earthworms living in riparian zones: predator-prey interactions and nitrogen cycling.”
The Asa Gray Seminar Series, sponsored by the Asa Gray Biological Society, is the longest-running seminar series at Utica College. Scientists are invited from throughout the region to present on their ongoing research.
All lectures are held in Donahue Auditorium, Gordon Science Center, on the Utica College campus at 4 p.m. An informal reception immediately follows.
A replacement seminar is planned for Nov. 4; details will be available soon.
For more information, call 315-792-3028.
About Utica College – Utica College, founded in 1946, is a comprehensive private institution offering bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. The College, located in upstate central New York, approximately 90 miles west of Albany and 50 miles east of Syracuse, currently enrolls over 4,000 students in 38 undergraduate majors, 29 minors, 20 graduate programs and a number of paraprofessional and special programs.
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