Science Lecture Series

UC Riverside Science Lecture Series 2018: 


Lecture Dates:

April 5, 2018 "The Hope and Threat of Human Gene Editing"
Martin Garcia-Castro
Associate Professor of Biomedical Sciences
UC Riverside School of Medicine
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April 12, 2018 "Feeding the World: From Mendel to CRISPR"
Carolyn Rasmussen
Assistant Professor of Plant Cell Biology
UC Riverside College of Natural & Agricultural Sciences
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April 19, 2018 "LEGO, Language, and the Life of Bacteria"
Ansel Hsiao
Assistant Professor of Microbiology
UC Riverside College of Natural & Agricultural Sciences
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May 10, 2018 "Implications of Genetic Modifications in Humans and Other Organisms"
Carl Cranor
Distinguished Professor of Philosophy
UC Riverside College of Humanities and Social Sciences
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Can't attend a lecture? The 2018 Science Lectures Series will be streamed live and recorded for viewing later.
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Previous Lectures and Videos

Here you can find a list of our previous lecture series.
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Professional development credit for teachers

Teachers who are interested in receiving professional development credit for attending the lecture series must make arrangements in advance with University Extension.

Contact Annette Webb, by calling (951) 827-1653 or send an email to awebb@ucx.ucr.edu. To receive credit, teachers must attend all lectures in the series.

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