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Social Sciences

November 5, 2009

Seminar of November 5, 2009 Cyrus Bina
Social Science

"The Sub-Prime Tip of Laissez-faire and the Too-Big-Too-Fail Subsidies"

Humanities

October 1, 2009

Seminar of October 1, 2009 Tisha Turk
Humanities

"Fan-Made Videos as Narratives and Interpretive Processes"

Social Sciences

May 7, 2009

Seminar of May 7, 2009 Philip Deger
Social Science

"Classroom Hotdish: Feeding Student Appetites"

Science & Math

April 2, 2009

Seminar of April 2, 2009 Sylke Boyd
Science and Math

"Role of Computer Simulations in Materials Science"

Humanities

March 5, 2009

Seminar of March 5, 2009 Julie Eckerle
Humanities

"Romancing the Self: Early Modern Englishwomen Writing Their Lives."

Science & Math

February 12, 2009

Seminar of February 12, 2009 Nic McPhee and Paul Meyers
Computer Science and Biology

"Paths to Complexity: How Biology and Computation Can Build Intricate Processes and Systems."

Humanities

February 5, 2009

Seminar of February 5, 2009 Jess Larson
Studio Art

"Look and Learn, Little Girl: New Adventures in Embroidery."

Science & Math

January 30, 2009

Seminar of January 30, 2009 Will Craig
CURA

"Community Based Research and UMM."

Science & Math

December 4, 2008

Seminar of December 4, 2008 Tracey Anderson
Biology

"Life Under the Ice: Assessing Winter Macroinvertebrate Communities in Local Prairie Pothole Lakes"

Humanities

November 6, 2008

Seminar of November 6, 2008 Stephen Martin
French

"Trained copyist or learned amateur: who had a hand in Aucassin et Nicolete?"

Social Sciences

October 2, 2008

Seminar of October 2, 2008 Arne Kildegaard
Economics/Management

"Renewable Energy Support Schemes: Underwhelming Evidence from the Green Certificate Markets in Britain, Sweden, and Texas."

Science & Math

September 4, 2008

Seminar of September 4, 2008 Christopher Cole
Biology

"Molecular Genetics Meets Climate Change: CO2 Fertilization of Northern Forests."

Social Sciences

April 17, 2008

Seminar of April 17, 2008 Bert Ahern and Stephen Gross
History

"Website Database."

Science & Math

April 3, 2008

Seminar of April 3, 2008 David Roberts
Mathematics

"Dessins d'Enfants: a Window into the Culture of Mathematical Research."

Humanities

February 7, 2008

Seminar of February 7, 2008 Barbara Burke
Speech Communication

"Television Viewing and Ideas Regarding National Identity: An Investigation of Icelandic Interpretations of Imported Media."

Science & Math

December 6, 2007

Seminar of December 6, 2007 Keith Brugger
Geology

"Putting Students on Ice: The Role of Undergraduates in Glacier and Glaciological Research."

Social Sciences

November 15, 2007

Seminar of November 15, 2007 Seung-Ho Joo
Political Science

"Allies in Transition: U.S. - ROK Relation Under G.W. Bush."

Science & Math

November 1, 2007

Seminar of November 1, 2007 Kristin Lamberty
Computer Science

"Human-Computer Interaction: The Art and Science of Creating Usable, Useful, and Used Technologies for People."

Social Sciences

October 25, 2007

Seminar of October 25, 2007 Eric Klinger
Psychology

"Goals, Emotions, and Motivational Structure: Determinants of Cognitive Processing and Self-Regulation."

Humanities

October 4, 2007

Seminar of October 4, 2007 Donna Chollett
Anthropology

"Let All the Generals Become Organic Farmers! Revolutionizing Food Production in Cuba."

Science & Math

September 6, 2007

Seminar of September 6, 2007 Peh Ng
Science and Math

"To Optimize, or Not to Optimize: That is NOT the Question."

Science & Math

May 3, 2007

Seminar of May 3, 2007 Len Keeler
Physics

"A Demonstration of Fitting a Square Peg in a Round Hole."

Social Sciences

April 17, 2007

Seminar of April 17, 2007 Michael Eble
Studio Art

"Patterns for Buson."

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Humanities

April 5, 2007

Seminar of April 5, 2007 Vicki Graham
English

"The Tenderness of Bees: Poetry and the Environment."

Humanities

March 22, 2007

Seminar of March 22, 2007 Michael Eble, Pareena Lawrence, and Argie Manolis
Studio Art       Economics                      English

"Service Learning and the UMM Mission."

Science & Math

March 1, 2007

Seminar of March 1, 2007 Elena Machkasova
Computer Science

"Theory and Practice of Automatic Program Optimization."

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Humanities

February 15, 2007

Seminar of February 15, 2007 Becca Gercken & Julie Pelletier
English                 Anthropology

"Diversity Through the Disciplines."

Social Sciences

February 1, 2007

Seminar of February 1, 2007 Tammler Sommers
Philosophy

"The Two Faces of Revenge: Moral Responsibility and the Culture of Honor."

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Social Sciences

December 7, 2006

Seminar of December 7, 2006 Jimmy Schryver
Art History

"Crusader Ceramics and What They Can Tell Us About Cultural Interaction in the Latin East."

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Education

November 16, 2006

Seminar of November 16, 2006 Arne Kildegaard, Margaret Kuchenreuther, Therese Buchmiller, & Troy Goodnough

"Teaching Sustainability Across the Curriculum."

Science & Math

November 2, 2006

Seminar of November 2, 2006 Gordon McIntosh
Physics

"Wonderful Stars."

Humanities

October 5, 2006

Seminar of October 5, 2006 Tammy Berberi
French

"Bridging Worlds Apart: Disability and Foreign Language Learning."

Humanities

September 21, 2006

Seminar of September 21, 2006 Jim Gremmels
English

"The 21st Century West of the River Hero Fights the Prairie Jellyfish."

Social Sciences

September 14, 2006

Seminar of September 14, 2006 Mark Colliers
Philosophy

"Hume's Naturalistic Approach to Mind and Morality."

Education

April 6, 2006

Seminar of April 6, 2006

Pam Solvie
Elementary Education

"Using Technology Tools to Engage Students with Multiple Learning Styles in a Constructivist Learning Environment."

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Humanities

March 2, 2006

Seminar of March 2, 2006 Michael Eble
Studio Art

"Beats of Haiga."

Science & Math

February 2, 2006

Seminar of February 2, 2006 Jennifer Goodnough
Chemistry

"Finding Water and Water/Salt Correlation Times using NMR. Translation: How Fast Does Water Move?"