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You’re Invited to Whitney on the River on Oct. 26

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An Evening Overlooking the St. Johns River Please join us for an evening of marine science, hors d’oeuvres, beer, wine and the beautiful St. Johns River. Thursday, October 26, 2017 5:30-7:30 p.m. St. Johns River Center 102 North 1st Street Palatka, Florida 32177 RSVP 386-329-0271 celebrate@whitney.ufl.edu Tickets are $50 per person. Your Host Committee for…

Evenings at Whitney Lecture on May 19 – Building Body Parts: Lessons Learned from Simple Critters

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The Evenings at Whitney Lecture Series hosted by the University of Florida Whitney Laboratory returned on May 19, 2016, at 7 p.m. with the program titled Building Body Parts: Lessons Learned from Simple Critters. Deborah Andrew, professor of cell biology at Johns Hopkins University, shared the findings from her lab’s studies of the fruit fly…

Evenings at Whitney Lecture – In Sickness and in Health: The Marriage of Corals with their Symbiotic Algae on April 14, 2016

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The Evenings at Whitney Lecture Series hosted by the University of Florida Whitney Laboratory returns on April 14, 2016, at 7 p.m. with the program titled In Sickness and in Health: The Marriage of Corals with their Symbiotic Algae. Virginia Weis, professor of integrative biology at Oregon State University, will speak about the relationship between…

Southeast Regional Society for Developmental Biology Annual Meeting Hosted by Whitney Laboratory on May 19-21

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Whitney Laboratory is hosting the annual Southeast Regional Society for Developmental Biology meeting on May 19-21, 2016. The keynote speakers include: Deborah J. Andrew, Professor, Dept. Cell Biology, Johns Hopkins University Building body parts:  Lessons learned from simple critters Fabienn Poulain, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Biology, University of South Carolina From neurons to brain circuits:…

ctenopalooza March 14 & 15th @ The Whitney Lab!

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An international meeting of ctenophore biologists will be taking place at the Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience on March 14 & 15, 2016. Our goal is to unite ctenophore researchers from a wide variety of disciplines and to focus on new avenues of research, and cross-disciplinary studies, with an additional focus on the history of…

March 10, 2016: Evenings at Whitney – Kids Curing Cancer through Diet

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The Evenings at Whitney Lecture Series returns on March 10, 2016, at 7 p.m., with the program titled Kids Curing Cancer through Diet. Alana O’Reilly, associate professor at Temple University’s Fox Chase Cancer Center, will share her research conducted with hundreds of students in regard to understanding how dietary imbalance affects normal development and identifying…

View Dr. Todd Osborne’s Lecture on Florida Coastal Change if you missed it!

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Dr. Todd Osborne: “Evolution of coastal ecosystems in Florida: a story of time and climate” Evenings at Whitney Public Lecture Series December 2015. Todd Osborne, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Biogeochemistry, Whitney Laboratory of Marine Bioscience, studies the biogeochemical processes in soil and water in a variety of ecosystems throughout Florida. He will review Florida’s environmental history…

Patchouli and Amy Hendrickson concert on January 9th at 7:00 PM

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The next concert in the Gamble Rogers Fest lineup is quickly approaching! Please join us on January 9th in the  Whitney Laboratory’s Lohman Auditorium for a performance by Patchouli with opening artist Amy Hendrickson.  Ticket and Venue Information: January 9th at the Lohman auditorium of the Whitney Laboratory (9505 Ocean Shore Blvd (A1A) Doors open at 6, music at…