Seminar series

Horticulture Section seminars meet 12:20 to 1:10 p.m. most Mondays when classes are in session in Plant Science Room 404 and via Polycom to Geneva in either A134 or A137 Barton Hall. (See individual listings for which room.) Seminars are open to all. Refreshments served. Those wishing to take for 1 credit, enroll in HORT 4950 (undergrads) or HORT 6000 (grads). To view past seminars, visit the Cornell horticulture seminar YouTube channel.

Horticulture seminars

Horticulture seminar: Modern plant hunting for urban plants : new perspectives

Sep 8 | 12:20 pm

Dr. Henrik Sjoman, Post Doctorate Fellow (Bassuk Lab), Horticulture Section, School of Integrative Plant Science, Cornell University

Location: Plant Science Building | Event type: Seminar

Horticulture seminar: Leadership as part of graduate education at Cornell

Sep 15 | 12:20 pm

Dr. Marvin Pritts, chair of the Horticulture Section, School of Integrative Plant Science, Cornell University, and Ms. Pam Strausser, Sr. Consultant, Academic Organizational Development, Cornell...

Location: Plant Science Building | Event type: Seminar

SIPS Seminar: Kirk Johnson, Sant Director of the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Sep 19 | 4:00 pm

The School of Integrative Plant Science presents a seminar by Kirk Johnson, Sant Director of the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. More information coming soon.

Location: Warren Hall | Event type: Seminar

Horticulture seminar: Case studies in forest farming

Sep 22 | 12:20 pm

Dr. Kenneth Mudge, Associate Professor, Horticulture Section, School of Integrative Plant Science, Cornell University

Location: Plant Science Building | Event type: Seminar

Horticulture seminar: Pursuing conservation potential of public participation in scientific research

Sep 29 | 12:20 pm

Dr. Jennifer Shirk, Project Leader, CitizenScience.org, Cornell Lab of Ornithology's Department of Program Development and Evaluation

Location: Plant Science Building | Event type: Seminar

Horticulture seminar: Targeting vegetable crop improvement in East Africa

Oct 6 | 12:20 pm

Dr. Phillip Griffiths, Associate Professor, Horticulture Section, School of Integrative Plant Science, Cornell University

Location: Plant Science Building | Event type: Seminar

Horticulture seminar: Interactions of climate, soil, and grapevines on wine and terroir

Oct 20 | 12:20 pm

Dr. Kees van Leeuwen, Professor of Viticulture, Bordeaux University

Location: Plant Science Building | Event type: Seminar

SIPS Seminar: Professor Sir David Baulcombe, University of Cambridge

Oct 21 | 4:00 pm

The School of Integrative Plant Science presents a seminar by Professor Sir David Baulcombe, Regius Professor of Botany, Royal Society Research Professor, Head of the Department of Plant Sciences,...

Location: Biotechnology Building | Event type: Seminar

Horticulture seminar: Hurricane Sandy impacts on environmental education: When does disaster transform educational practice?

Oct 27 | 12:20 pm

Dr. Marianne Krasny, professor, Department of Natural Resources, Cornell University

Location: Plant Science Building | Event type: Seminar

Horticulture seminar: Supplemental lighting of floriculture crops using LEDs

Nov 3 | 12:20 pm

Dr. Roberto Lopez, Associate Professor of Horticulture, Purdue University

Location: Plant Science Building | Event type: Seminar

Horticulture seminar: Assessing how arthropod communities respond to local landscape factors in different agricultural settings

Nov 10 | 12:20 pm

Dr. Tim Leslie, Assistant Professor of Biology, Long Island University

Location: Plant Science Building | Event type: Seminar

Horticulture seminar: It’s just grass!

Nov 17 | 12:20 pm

Dr. Martin Petrovic, Professor, Horticulture Section, School of Integrative Plant Science, Cornell University

Location: Plant Science Building | Event type: Seminar

Horticulture seminar: Under-trellis management impacts vine physiology and agrochemical and nutrient leaching in a Finger Lakes vineyard

Nov 24 | 12:20 pm

Adam Karl, MS Candidate, Graduate Field of Horticulture, Cornell University

Location: Plant Science Building | Event type: Seminar

Horticulture seminar: Addressing the needs of Amish and Mennonite farming communities

Dec 1 | 12:20 pm

Judson Reid

Location: Plant Science Building | Event type: Seminar