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Botany 2013 Workshops

A wide range of scientific and educational workshops will be presented during Botany 2013. All Workshops will be on Sunday July 28th. Workshop admission is free with paid registration but is considered a ticketed event. Please register for the workshops of your choice - you will receive ticket(s) in your registration packet on site. Pre-registration is required for all as seating is limited.

All Day

8:00 am - 5:00 pm
WS01 - DNA Subway: Genomics, DNA Barcoding, and RNA-Seq - Bringing Cutting-Edge Biology into the Classroom
WS02 - iPlant Collaborative:A Unified Cyberinfrastructure for a Unified Research Paradigm
WS03 - Introduction to Next Generation Sequencing
WS05 - Contemporary Botanical Art - The Basics of Botanical Art

Half Day - Morning
8:00 am - 12:00 pm

WS04 - Visual Learning in the Botany Classroom


1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

WS06 - ASBA Panel Discussion - Working with a Botanical Artist

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

WS13 - Professional Development Workshop: To Graduate School and Beyond

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

WS10 - Demystifying the Publication Process: An Author Workshop

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

WS07 - Active Visual Learning of Plant Lifecycles
WS08 - The California Phenology Project: tracking the effects of climate on plant phenology through citizen science

3:00 - 4:30

WS14 - Student Writing Workshop - Priority will be given to current or alumni PLANTS students and PLANTS peer mentors, but others are also welcome.

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

WS11 - US Virtual Herbarium Project: Resources and Progress
- Preparing Digital Images for Publication

Botany 2013 Participating Societies