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LS50A and LS50B: Integrated Science (2015 – present)

Instructors: Cassandra Extavour, Andrew Murray, Aravi Samuel, Michael Desai, Ben de Bivort Lectures: MTuWThF 10:30 – 11:45 Notes: Life Sciences 50a and 50b, when taken together for a letter grade, fulfill the General Education requirements of Science of Living Systems, Science of the Physical Universe, and Empirical and Mathematical Reasoning. LS 50a taken alone fulfills two […]

OEB 51: The Biology and Evolution of Invertebrate Animals (2009 – present)

Instructors: Cassandra Extavour, Gonzalo Giribet Lectures: MWF 9:00 – 10:15 Labs: W, 3:00 – 6:00 An introduction to invertebrate diversity. This course will emphasize the development, adult anatomy, biology and evolutionary relationships of the main animal phyla including sponges, mollusks, annelids and arthropods. Special emphasis is placed on understanding the similarities and differences in embryonic […]

OEB 275r: Frontiers of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (offered in 2009 and 2010)

Instructors: Scott Edwards, Charles Marshall, Arkhat Abzhanov, Ann Pringle, Cassandra Extavour, Gonzalo Giribet, Chris Organ, Hopi Hoekstra, Marcus Kronforst, Chris Marx, Kevin Foster, Paul Moorcroft, Brian Farrell Lectures: M, W 1:30 – 3:00 A survey of the foundations and frontiers of ecology and evolutionary biology, delivered by OEB faculty. Topics covered in lectures and Professor-led […]

iDB Nanocourse: Developmental Mechanisms of Evolutionary Change (offered in 2009, 2014)

Instructors: Arkhat Abzhanov, Elena Kramer, Cassandra Extavour, Terence Capellini Are you curious about the old-new science of Evo-Devo? Do you wonder how a combination of two disciplines, evolutionary biology and developmental biology, can contribute to understanding the laws of Nature? This course will look at the way the mechanisms of development have been influenced by […]