How do you spend your Thursday nights? Stuck on the couch, watching the same old television show or surfing the web to find something new and interesting? Put down that remote and step away from the keyboard. Lifelong Scholar Society is where you need to be!
Thursday Night Lecture Series is the satisfaction of stimulating the brain without any worry of attending a college course. Every other Thursday evening, you will have the opportunity to interact with accomplished, Florida Institute of Technology professors and local experts of their respected fields. Plus, get to know fellow members and guests.
Guest admission: $20 | Members admission: $10
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We look forward to seeing you there!
Invasive species impose critical threats to ecological and economic systems worldwide. Florida has more invasive species than any other state in the United States; even our marine environment is affected by invasions of exotic species like the venomous lionfish. Dr. Turingan will discuss plans for a novel approach - analyzing the entire genomes of fish species - to predict the magnitude of the threat of potential and actual invasive fish species, and to better understand how well native species perform in response to exotic invaders.