Aug. 28, 2014
Seminar examines impact of climate, behavior on avian bones
OSU-CHS will host the chief curator of the Sternberg Museum of Natural History for a seminar examining the impact climate and behavior have on bird bones on Sept. 5 at noon in D107.
Laura E. Wilson, Ph.D., assistant professor of paleontology at the Fort Hays State University in Hays, Kansas, will present the First Friday Seminar. She specialized in research on paleornithology and is currently researching the paleobiology and paleoecology of a group of flightless seabirds called hesperornithiforms. Wilson also teaches courses in paleobiology, vertebrate and invertebrate paleontology and historical geography.
The seminar, hosted by the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, is free and open to the public.