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2017 Illinois Association of Community College Biologists

November 10th and 11th

Starved Rock Lodge & Conference Center | 2668 East 875th Road | Oglesby, IL 61348

http://www.starvedrocklodge.com/


Friday, November 10, 2017

2 - 3:30 p.m.          Starved Rock Walking Tour – Adam Hughes
4 - 5 p.m.               Registration and Wine and Cheese reception
5 - 5:10 p.m.          Welcome
5:10 - 6 p.m.          Mechanism of Neutrophil Migration – Dr. Nicholas
                              Sieracki

6 - 6:45 p.m.          Dinner 
6:45 - 7:45 p.m.     Not Just Cigarettes Anymore – LaToya Pryor
7:45 - 8:45 p.m.     General Meeting
8:45 p.m. - ?          For those staying at the park, consider joining us for socializing and maybe an informal jam session (bring an instrument).  A night hike is also a possibility.

Saturday, November 11, 2017
8 - 8:45 a.m.          Breakfast
8:45 - 9 a.m.          Welcome
9 - 10 a.m.             Feasibility of Reintroducing Spring Peepers     
               (Pseudacris crucifer) to their Historic Range – 
Susan Lawrence

10 - 11 a.m.           Teaching Critical Thinking Through Asking Questions
                              –
Jesse Shapiro and Sandra Gibbons

11 a.m. - 12 p.m.   Climate Change in Illinois –  Dr. Jim Angel
12 - 1 p.m.             Lunch + Raffle
1 - 2 p.m.              Creating and Using Algae Balls for Laboratory Inquiry
                              into Photosynthesis
Lisa Strong and Deena Hergert

2 - 2:15 p.m.         Break
2:15 - 3:15 p.m.     Starved Rock Botany Walking Tour – Karen Borgstrom
3:15 - 3:30 p.m.     Closing