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Next Evenings at Whitney on Dec. 14 – Transformation and Conservation: Climate Change, Plant Diversity and the Southern Landscape

The Evenings at Whitney Lecture Series hosted by the University of Florida Whitney Laboratory returns on Dec. 14, 2017, at 7 p.m. with the program titled “Transformation and Conservation: Climate Change, Plant Diversity and the Southern Landscape.” Pamela Soltis, distinguished professor and curator of molecular systematics and evolutionary genetics in the Florida Museum of Natural…

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Whitney Research Village Groundbreaking Took Place on Dec. 2

The Whitney Research Village groundbreaking took place on Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, at 11 a.m. The Whitney Research Village will expand capacity at the University of Florida Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience to educate more students and welcome visiting scientists while enriching the learning experience for everyone. This research infrastructure at Whitney Laboratory now paves the way…

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Jan. 25-26 North Florida Marine Science Symposium

Join researchers, resource management agencies, and students for 1.5 days of cutting-edge marine science at the 2018 North Florida Marine Science Symposium on January 25-26, 2018 at the Whitney Laboratory. The symposium will kick off with oral research presentations on Thursday afternoon, a gallery-style poster session and social on Thursday evening, a keynote address on…

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Whitney’s Liao Lab: Dr. Otar Akanyeti and Dr. James Liao Publish in Journal of Fluid Mechanics

Dr. Otar Akanyeti (former Postdoctoral & Research Faculty of the Liao Lab, now faculty at Aberystwyth University, UK) and Dr. James Liao’s research paper in Journal of Fluid Mechanics focusing on a local Florida Jackfish’s movement was selected for the publication’s cover this month! Dr. Liao’s laboratory collaborated with University of Virginia Dept. of Mechanical and Aerospace…

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VIDEO – Nov. 9 Evenings at Whitney: The Ever-Evolving Menace of Mosquitoes: Emerging Pathogens and New Technological Control Strategies

The Evenings at Whitney Lecture Series hosted by the University of Florida Whitney Laboratory returned on Nov. 9, 2017, at 7 p.m. with the program titled “The Ever-Evolving Menace of Mosquitoes: Emerging Pathogens and New Technological Control Strategies.” Paul Linser, professor of anatomy and cell biology, neuroscience, microbiology and cell science, entomology, and biology at…

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Upcoming Events

Wed 13

Day at the Whitney Lab

December 13 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm EDT
Thu 14

The Traveling Zoo

December 14 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT
Thu 14

Day at the Whitney Lab

December 14 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm EDT
Thu 14

Tour – Sea Turtle Hospital

December 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am EDT
Fri 15

Research Seminar Series – Dr. Pam Soltis

December 15 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST
Fri 15

Whitney Holiday Luncheon

December 15 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm EST
Tue 19

Day at the Whitney Lab

December 19 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm EDT
Thu 28

Tour – Sea Turtle Hospital

December 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am EDT
Jan 09

The Traveling Zoo

January 9, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT