2005 Schedule

 


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January 8

February 12

March 12

April 9

May 14

June 18

(No July Meeting)

August 13

September 10

October 8

November 12

December 3
(Date Change)

 



January 8 - Speaker: Dr. Bruce Latimer - Director CMNH
Topic: "2005-2010: Our Museum Plans For The Next Five Years"
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February 12 - Speaker: Professor Lori Bettison-Varga - Director, Keck Geology Consortium, The College of Wooster
Topic: "Courting Disaster?: The Aftermath of the 1969 Flood"
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March 12 - Speaker: Michael Ryan, Ph.D. - Curator of Vertebrate Paleontology - CMNH
Topic: "Hunting Dinosaurs in the Canadian Badlands"
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April 9 - Speaker: Dr. A.H. Lewandowski - Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
Topic: "Just What Is So Special About Our New Veterinary Clinic?"
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May 14 - Speaker: Yohannes H. Selassie Ph.D. - Curator of Physical Anthropolgy - CMNH
Topic: "The Latest and Greatest Finds In Physical Anthropology"

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June 18 - (Please Note Date)
Speaker: Mary Garvin, Ph.D. - Associate Professor of Biology - Oberlin College

Topic:
"Overwintering of Viruses in Songbirds & Mosquitoes"
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(No July Meeting)

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August 13 - Our 26th Annual "Adopt-A-Student" Luncheon
Topics: Various, as our student interns each describe the research projects that they have worked on with the museum curators during the summer.
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September 10 - Speaker: John McGrath, Ph.D. - Wright Fuel Cell Center - CWRU
Topic: "Wright Fuel Cell Group - Energy For Ohio's Future"
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October 8 - Speaker: Ken Krieger, Ph.D. - Senior Research Scientist - Heidelburg College
Topic: "Ecology of Mayflies In Lake Erie & Their Role In The Lake Erie Quality Index"

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November 12 - Speaker: David Beach - Director - EcoCity Cleveland
Topic: "Thinking Bioregionally In Northeast Ohio"
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December 3 - Our 20th Annual Luncheon with Photo Society
Speaker: Greg Petusky & Liz Russell - CMNH Photography and Audio/Visual Department
Topic: "21st Century Portraits of Old & Really Old Priceless Subjects"


Please Note: We generally meet in the Rare Book Room, located next to the Library on the 2nd floor of The Cleveland Museum of Natural History.

We begin our "Coffee and Conversation" at 9:30 a.m. Our meeting follows at 10:00 a.m.

Modified 1/4/05