Cal Evo Devo Symposium, September 9

Come join us at the first ever Cal Evo Devo Day! We would like to invite you to a half day mini-symposium about Evolution and Development research going on at Cal.

Date: Friday, September 9th

Time: 1:15-5pm, reception to follow

Place: Lipman Room, 8th floor Barrows Hall

Details: The strengths of both the MCB and IB departments create a unique environment for Evo Devo research, and we hope to encourage more people to cross the "bridge" to foster new and exciting interactions between the departments. The afternoon will include short talks from various faculty members as well as time for more informal discussions over refreshments at the following reception.

Confirmed speakers include: David Lindberg (IB Chair), Richard Harland (MCB chair), Nipam Patel, Nicole King, David Weisblat, Marvalee Wake, David Wake, Leslea Hlusko, Brent Mishler, and Daniel Rokhsar.

For more information or for students interested in volunteering to help with the event please email Danielle (

Hope to see you there! - the organizers: Melinda Modrell, Brian Kraatz, Danielle Liubicich