The Pub Club Gathering (Aug 12): Conference highlights (APS)

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Every year there are many great opportunities to attend scientific conferences held all over the world.  As students and post docs, we generally have the difficult task of selecting just […]

The Pub Club Gathering (Aug 19): Igor Houwat

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This week at The Pub Club we have special guest, Igor Houwat, coming to talk to us about communicating our science. Igor is the new Communications Coordinator for the Plant […]

The Pub Club Gathering (Aug 26): Garden Story Day

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For some reason, when you tell people you study plants, they assume you are an expert gardener.  When I explain that I give lab-grown plants diseases for a living, they […]

The Pub Club (Oct 7): Science on the Edge

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This week at The Pub Club we will dedicate a full-hour to "Science on the Edge." Develop your research & communication skills while helping your peers stay on the edge. Come prepared […]

The Pub Club (Oct 28): PRI PI Q&A Session #1

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"The Coaster Club" is a twist on our popular "Mug Club" Gatherings.  In these gatherings multiple guests join us to lead and guide the discussion of the group.  This will […]

The Pub Club (Nov 11): Bioinformatics Resources

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Graduate student Amanda Charbonneau (Dworkin/Conner Labs) will be giving an overview of bioinformatics resources available through the Institute for Cyber-Enabled Research (iCER) and the High Performance Computing Center (HPCC). iCER facilitates advanced computational […]

The Pub Club (Nov 18): Data Management (RCR)

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One of our TPC members, Siobhan Cusack (He Lab), will be leading an RCR discussion on "Data Management." One of the current challenges of biology research and science in general […]