Botany 2012 Workshops

A wide range of scientific and educational workshops will be presented during Botany 2012. All Workshops will beon Sunday July 8th, unless specified. 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 workshops as seating is limited.

All Day
Saturday, July 7 &
Sunday, July 8th
WS01 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Molecular cytogenetics: metaphase chromosome preparation, fluorescencein situ hybridization, and approaches for examining plant genomes
  WS02 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Introduction to Next Generation Sequencing
  WS03 8:00 am - 5:00 pm iPlant's DNASubway Places Students on Fast Track to Plant Genome Analysis and DNA Barcoding
New time! WS04 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm The iPlant Cyberinfrastructure:  Integration of Biological Data-sets, ComputationalTools, and Analytical Workflows
New time! WS05 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Plant Ontology Workshop
Half Day AM WS06 8:00 am - 12:00 pm Making a Visual Key
  WS07 8:00 am - 12:00 pm  Translating scientific research into hands-on activities for pre-K-12 students
2 Hour Morning WS08 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Creating a Teaching Portfolio – the ‘Why?’ and the ‘How’.
2 Hour Afternoon WS09 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Workshop and Roundtable Discussion: Successful Manuscript Preparation and Publication
  WS10 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Creating Sustainable Courses with Deep Learning
Just Added!
WS15 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Professional Development - Applying for and Succeeding in Grad School
  WS11 3:15 pm - 5:15 pm Technology - Dr. Beverly Brown, William Dahl-TBA
  WS12 3:15 pm - 5:15 pm  Influencing Science Policymakers: A Workshop for Students and Early Career Scientists
  WS13 3:15 pm - 5:15 pm    USVH Workshop and Annual Meeting
  WS14 3:15 pm - 5:15 pm    Preparing Digital Images for Publication