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Fridays 2:00 PM in King Hall Lecture Hall 2 


January 25  

Applying to PhD Programs Part I

Professor Carlos Gutierrez, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Founding Director Emeritus MORE Programs


February 1 (La Kretz Lobby)

MORE Programs - Off-Campus Summer Research 2018 Student Poster Session       


February 8                

Comparing eyewitness witness performance in the field versus the lab:  False identification rates are even worse in real world conditions

Professor Mitchell Eisen, Department of Psychology, Cal State LA


February 15              

Known unknowns: Salmonella infection as a neglected tropical disease

Professor Tsolis, Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, UC Davis


February 22               

Cal State LA 27th Annual Research Symposium


March 1

Spinal cord injury:  a question of priorities                     

Professor Ray de Leon, Kinesiology and Nutritional Science, Cal State LA 


March 8                      

Using theory to trick plastics into behaving like metals: Next generation organicsolar cells

Professor Steven Lopez, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Northeastern University


March 14                     

Ferguson Research Lecture (3:05 PM in Biological Sciences 334)

Unconventional Approaches to Anti-Infective Drug Development

Professor Jason K. Sello, Department of Chemistry, Brown University 


March 15                    

Ferguson Lecture and Luncheon (12:00 PM Golden Eagle Ballroom)

Past, Present, and Future of Antiobiotics

Professor Jason K. Sello, Department of Chemistry, Brown University 


March 22                    

MORE Student Seminar Presentations 

Designing Switchable Resorcin[4]arene Molecular Capsules 

Jose Manuel Ruiz, Professor Linda Gutierrez-Tunstad*

Cal State LA MARC USTAR Scholar


Psychosocial Adjustment in Latinx Adolescents

Rachel Verhagen, Professor Olajide Bamishigbin*

Cal State LA RISE Undergraduate Scholar


Synthesis of metal organic frameworks for methane storage

Edward Cardenas, Professor Yangyang Liu

Cal State LA RISE Undergraduate Scholar


March 29                    

New Frontiers in Electron Diffraction: Resolving Infectious Amyloids with Atomic Detail

ProfessorJose Rodriguez, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, UCLA


April 5  Spring Break!


April 12                     


ProfessorJohn Carpten, Department of Translational Genomics, USC Keck School of Medicine


April 19                      

The Control of Gene Expression During Stressful Conditions

Professor Brian Zid, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, UC San Diego


April 26th and 27th              

MORE Programs 45/40 Celebration!!                     


May  3                        

Facilitating Disclosure and Accuracy in Suspected Child Victims of Abuse

Professor Jodi Quas, School of Social Ecology, UC Irvine


May 10                       

MORE Student Seminar Presentations