News Releases 2015

LETU to Offer Free Science Seminars Through Fall Semester, Public Invited

Tue, Sep 8 2015

 LeTourneau University will host free, public science seminars throughout the fall semester on Thursdays in the Berry Auditorium (Room C101) in the Glaske Engineering Building on the LETU campus, 2100 S. Mobberly Ave. in Longview.  All seminars are from 11 to 11:50 a.m., unless otherwise noted.

The seminars are free and open to the public.  For questions or comments, contact Dr. Gary DeBoer at GaryDeBoer@letu.edu or by calling (903) 233-3363.  The opinions expressed by speakers at seminars are their own and should not be taken as the official position of LeTourneau University.

The Fall 2015 Seminar Schedule includes the following:
Sept. 17: Graduate Studies at Baylor University Carolyn Skurla, Program Director of Mechanical Engineering, Baylor University, Waco, Texas
Oct. 1: Toolmarks - How Unique are They?, featuring Stacey Phetteplace, Tyler Crime Lab, Tyler, Texas

Oct. 8:  Grants for Study and Research in Germany:  From Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst (DAAD) featuring Rick White, Department of Chemistry, Sam Houston University, Houston, Texas

Oct. 15:  Saving the world with chemistry:  molecular dynamics of lithium ions in glassy electrolytes featuring Gary DeBoer, Department of Chemistry, LeTourneau University, Longview, Texas    

Oct. 22: WHEELS featuring Karen Rispin, Department of Biology, LeTourneau University, Longview, Texas   

Oct. 29: Response and reaction of microbial community to the changing climate featuring Sanghoon Kang, Baylor University, Waco, Texas   
Nov. 6:  Anthropology and environmental immigration, held on Friday evening at 7 p.m. featuring Sara Alexander, Department of Anthropology, Baylor University, Waco, Texas.

Nov. 12:  Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes and Engineering featuring David Jack, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Baylor University, Waco, Texas

Nov. 19:  Biodiagnostic Tools for The World  featuring Chris Thornton, Global BioDiagnostics Corp., Temple, Texas
Dec. 3:  Microbiome Research featuring Todd Primm, Deparment of Biology, Sam Houston University, Houston, Texas