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Schedule of Speakers

Spring 2017

Interested in speaking or know someone you would like to recommend? Please contact Mark Littmann, Program Chair, by email or call 865-974-8156.

Date Speaker
Friday, March 3 Jennifer DeBruyn

“Life After Death:  Microbial Ecology of Human Decomposition”

Friday, March 10 No Meeting

The UT Science Forum will not meet Friday, March 10 due to spring break.

Friday, March 17 No Meeting

The UT Science Forum will not meet Friday, March 17 due to spring break.

Friday, March 24 Todd Freeberg

“Do Even the Birds and the Bees Benefit from Diversity?”

Friday, March 31 Adam J. Rondinone

“Carbon Dioxide into Ethanol: Waste-to-Fuel Technology”

Friday, April 7 Mark Littmann

“Totality: The Great American Solar Eclipse of 2017”

Friday, April 14 No Meeting

The University of Tennessee will be closed April 14 for Spring Recess.

Friday, April 21 Bill Malkes

“Your Future in Self-Driving Vehicles – Utopia or Hell?”

Friday, April 28 Colleen Jonsson

“Making Sense of Virus Evolution–The Unsolved Puzzle of Deadly Hantaviruses”

To see a list of speakers from the past, visit the Previous Speakers page.

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