150 Crop Science Building, or as listed
Thursdays 1:00 - 1:50
Recitation is optional and it is intended to expand horizons and stimulate curiosity.
- Recitation grade will be based on attendance and write-ups. Write-up prompts will be posted by noon on Friday after each recitation.
- Write-ups are due, in hard copy format, the following Thursday at recitation.
- Every missed recitation drops one letter grade. If you have a valid excuse for missing recitation, there is an alternative. Please follow these instructions for missing assignments.
Week 1 (Jan 12): Plant Breeding and Genetics Progams at OSU. Crops 150. Shaun Townsend
Week 2 (Jan 19): Barley genetics - from A to Z. Crops 150. Pat Hayes. Write-up prompt
Week 3 (Jan 26): Genetics of self incompatibility, eastern filbert blight resistance and SSRs in hazelnut. Shawn Mehlenbacher, David Smith and Jacob Snelling. Meet at ALS 4020. Write-up prompt
Week 5 (Feb 9): Wheat chromosomes. Crops 150. Bob Zemetra Write-up prompt
Week 7 (Feb 23): Fungal genomics. Crops 150. The presentation. Joey Spatafora. Write-up prompt
Week 8 (Mar 2): Genomics and minor crops, plus a tour of the Center for Genome Research and Biocomputing, Central Services Lab. Kelly Vining. MEET at ALS 4009. Write-up
Week 9 (Mar 9): Transgenic trees and genome editing. Steve Strauss. Richardson 383. Write-up
Week 10 (Mar 16): Inducing polyploidy. Ryan Contreras. Meet at ALS 403. No write-up BUT you must ask a question!!!