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PMB Seminar Series Spring 2023 – Dr. Steven Manchester


"India's lost flora: Late Cretaceous and early Cenozoic plants and their environmental and biogeographic implications" Presented by Dr. Steven Manchester Curator of Paleobotany Florida Museum of Natural History University of Florida, Gainesville, FL REMOTE ONLY Zoom Link:    


What’s in a Name: Plant Classification for the Home Gardener

JC Raulston Arboretum 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, NC, United States

Take your knowledge to the next level in this eight-session course. Plant classification or identification can be tricky, but it’s not impossible. Join NC State’s own Bryce Lane to learn about plant classification so you are better equipped to select and care for your plants. Offered in person at JC Raulston Arboretum or online. Sessions will…

2023 SDG Expo

Talley Student Union (Coastal Ballroom) Talley Student Union, Raleigh, NC, United States

Join NC State Global and University Sustainability  to explore courses related to the global sustainable development goals. Education about sustainability equips students to solve complex social, environmental and economic challenges that the future holds. Discover how NC State connects students to the global sustainable development doals during this in-person event. Explore courses and experiential learning…

PMB Seminar Series Spring 2023 – Dr. Magdalena Benzanilla

3503 Thomas Hall – Stephens Room

"Surprising and Essential Links between the Endoplasmic Reticulum and Cellular Morphogenesis" Presented by Dr. Magdalena Benzanilla Professor, Department of Biological Sciences Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH   Zoom Link:  

Plant-lover’s Tour

JC Raulston Arboretum 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, NC, United States

Love plants? So do we! Come and join us at the JCRA as our resident horticulturists show you around the garden and tell you everything you could ever want to know about all the plants that we 're absolutely in love with right now! You're sure to see some spectacular and unique plants and even…


PMB Seminar Series Spring 2023 – B.W. Wells Speaker

3503 Thomas Hall – Stephens Room

"Salish Ethnobotany: Bridging Culture, Science, and Community Health through Traditional Food Plant Knowledge " B.W. Wells Seminar Speaker Presented by Rose Bear Don't Walk, M.S. First Year Ph.D Student, Indigenous and Rural Health Montana State University, Bozeman, MT Zoom Link:

Predicting the Next Plant Disease Pandemic

Plant Sciences Building

As the COVID-19 pandemic has made clear, adoption of new technologies and mitigation interventions to stop pandemics is not just a technical problem; solutions must be understood, embraced, and adopted by society. Prediction of plant disease pandemics is unreliable due to the lack of real-time detection, surveillance, and data analytics to inform decision-making and prevent…

LW Parks Distinguished Lectureship in Microbiology – Dr. Mary Firestone

3503 Thomas Hall – Stephens Room

L.W. Parks Lecture Series "Below Ground Dynamics of Recently Fixed Plant Carbon in a California Annual Grassland" Presented by Dr. Mary Firestone Professor of the Graduate School Department of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management University of California, Berkley, CA Zoom Link:

PMB Seminar Series Spring 2023 – Dr. Ken Cameron

3503 Thomas Hall – Stephens Room

"A Large Phylo-Floristic Study Reveals Evolutionary Constraints on the Past, Present, and Future Assembly of a Unique Regional Flora in North America" Presented by Dr. Ken Cameron Professor and Director of the WI State Herbarium (WIS) Department of Botany University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI Zoom Link:  


Growing Plants in Containers: From Container Gardens to Houseplants

JC Raulston Arboretum 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, NC, United States

Bryce Lane, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Emeritus and Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Horticultural Science, NC State University More people are growing plants in containers than ever before! Successful container gardening requires a thorough knowledge of the science of plant growth, container/media dynamics, and container gardening design principles. This eight-week class dives into all things containers.…