JSC Science Speaker Series Continues Dec. 6
November 29, 2017
Kent McFarland with the Vermont Center for Ecostudies will discuss the natural history and conservation of Vermont butterflies Dec. 6, in the Current Topics in Science Speaker Series at Johnson State College.
The talk is one of two in the series in December. Both talks, free for the public, will be 4-5:15 p.m. in Bentley Hall 207. The series is coordinated by the college’s Department of Environmental & Health Sciences.
On Dec. 13, Lesley-Ann Giddings, Middlebury College assistant professor of chemistry and biochemistry, will discuss the discovery and engineering of natural products made from micro-organisms.
On July 1, 2018, Johnson State College and Lyndon State College will become Northern Vermont University, a two-campus institution of higher education that combines the best of both colleges’ nationally recognized liberal arts and professional programs under a single administration. Driven by a mission to provide a high-quality, accessible, inclusive education for students in the state, the region, the nation and online, NVU will begin recruiting in fall 2017 for its first class starting in fall 2018.