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Seminars and Events at the MVZ and on the Berkeley Campus

Seminars

Berkeley Natural Histsory Museums Biodiversity Informatics
Conservation/Wildlife
Herp Group
Integrative Biology
MVZ Lunch

Click here for a weekly listing of seminars in Ecology, Evolution, and Environmental Science

Cal Day

The MVZ holds an annual open house in conjunction with UC Berkeley's Cal Day, with special displays that highlight the collections and diversity of vertebrates. Visitors get a chance to see and handle a variety of live animals, including snakes, and to chat with faculty, staff, and students about research or classes on biology and natural history at UC Berkeley. This is the only day of the year that the Museum is open to the public. Click here for recent Cal Day pictures from the MVZ.

Berkeley Natural History Museums Calender
The Berkeley Natural History Museums host a number of public events on campus. To see what's happening, check out the BNHM calender of events.

MVZ News Feed

 Jan 12, 2017  
Beautiful new website for Hastings Natural History ReservePhoto

Fresh for the new year, the Hastings Natural History Reserve's website has a new look and new content.
From Vince Voegeli, Resident Director: "If you've not visited hastingsreserve.org in a while, please have a look and let us know what you think of the new website. Hopefully you'll find it easier to navigate and find what you need to know! Thanks go out to Dana Holdt for the design and the majority of the work getting this up and running, as well as everyone else who contributed to the final product!"

 Nov 21, 2016  
White Sand Lizards
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MVZ affiliated faculty Erica Bree Rosenblum and colleagues are featured in the NSF news story "Lizard species diverging to survive: Rapid evolution in action at White Sands National Monument."

This research is supported by an NSF CAREER Award: "An Integrative Approach to Understanding and Communicating Evolution in Action."