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Taste of Science

Join other young professionals for an engaging evening of science, spirits and snacks. Learn more about the Danforth Center’s mission to Improve the Human Condition through Plant Science in a fun and interactive setting, and take a tour!

March 25, 2015
5:30 - 7:30 PM

Conversations

Members of the Danforth Center Friends Committee organize the quarterly series and offer individuals the opportunity to learn about the work of the Danforth Center and the partners who help to sustain it. Discussions focus on topics of both regional and global urgency and feature leading experts in plant science and related disciplines. The event will begin with a reception in the Lower Atrium at 5:15 P.M. followed by the program in the AT&T Auditorium from 6:00-7:00 P.M. Reservations are required for this complimentary event. Valet and self-parking is available. 


2015 Conversations Dates

April 16, 2015
June 11, 2015
August 27, 2015
November 12, 2015

Scientific Seminars

WEEKLY SEMINAR SERIES - Mar. 11

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 3:45 PM
Weekly Seminar Series
Location: AT&T Auditorium (302)
Topic: Keeping up with the plant destroyers: genome evolution in filamentous plant pathogens
Speaker: Sophien Kamoun, Senior Group Leader, The Sainsbury Laboratory, United Kingdom

WEEKLY SEMINAR SERIES - Mar. 18

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 3:45 PM
Weekly Seminar Series
Location: Library (70)
Topic:
Speaker: Robert Sharp, Professor of Plant Sciences, Director of the Interdisciplinary Plant Group, University of Missouri-Columbia

WEEKLY SEMINAR SERIES - Mar. 25

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 3:45 PM
Weekly Seminar Series
Location: Library (70)
Topic: Re-thinking gross photosynthesis and respiration: the origins and fates of CO2 in plants
Speaker: David T. Hanson, Professor, University of New Mexico

More Scientific Seminars

Contact 

For questions about public events:
Office of Development 
(314) 587-1077 
development@danforthcenter.org



For questions about scientific seminars:
Denise Cunningham
(314) 587-1430 
dcunningham@danforthcenter.org