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Oliver H. Smith Memorial Lecture

Kenneth NealsonPlease join us for our 26th annual Oliver H. Smith Memorial Lecture honoring the memory of Dr. Oliver H. Smith, a faculty member in the department from 1963-1985. The seminar series was established by Oliver’s family who has continued to support this and other important departmental programs. This year’s presenter will be Dr. Kenneth Nealson, Wrigley Professor of Geobiology, University of Southern California, Department of Earth Sciences, who will present a talk entitled “Extracellular Electron Transport: Breathing Rocks, Eating Electrons and Other Crazy Things!”.

The Smith Lecture will be given on May 18th at 3:30.


Previous Smith Lectures have included three Nobel Laureates: Dr. Elizabeth Blackburn (1993), Dr. Richard Roberts (2001), and Dr. Thomas Steitz (2002).




Biological Sciences Department

Marquette University, Wehr Life Sciences
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P.O. Box 1881
Milwaukee, WI 53201-1881
(414) 288-7355