University of Alberta

Annual Strickland Memorial Lecture

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At the University of Alberta, Edmonton, on Friday, March 20th, 2015. 
Refreshments at 3:30 pm, Strickland Lecture at 4:00-5:00 pm in room 3-27 in the Earth Sciences Building. 
 
The lecture will be given by: 
 
Dr. Claire Kremen 
Department of Entomology 
University of California 
Berkeley, California 
Kremen lab 
 
Title:
Pollinators: a poster child for what's wrong with our food system and how to fix it. download poster 
 
Abstract:
From the perspective of native pollinators, Kremen will describe how our current food system is not only unhealthy for the planet, but also for pollinators and people. She will describe studies of native bees and other pollinators that reveal how we can create environmentally-friendly farming systems that are also highly productive. 
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Annual Strickland Dinner 2015: 
 
Friday March 20th, 2015, following the Strickland Lecture. 
Main Dining Room, The University Faculty Club, Saskatchewan Drive. 
Cocktails (No-Host Bar) at 6:00 pm, supper to follow at 7:00 pm. 
 
Dinner options: 
1. Vegetarian Lasagna 
2. Chicken in Mushroom Sauce 
3. Salmon Filet 
 
Served with: 
Spinach, Mushroom and Strawberry Salad 
Tiramisu 
One glass of house white or red wine 
 
Prices: $45.00 for faculty, $40.00 for students. 
 
Reservations:
 
 
Reservations may be made through Dr. Andrew Keddie 
email: (akeddie@ualberta.ca) phone: 780 492-0455 
 
Reservations (including choice(s) of main course 
should be made via email to hold places, but please 
mail your cheques made out to University of Alberta, 
deadline is March 16th, 2015. 
   Andrew Keddie 
   Department of Biological Sciences 
   CW-405 Biological Sciences Building 
   University of Alberta 
   Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2E9 
   CANADA 
 
or cash delivered to Andy at: 
   2-21 in Earth Sciences Building.
Last Modified: 2015-02-27