Activities & Events

Monthly meeting of the CME

The next meeting of the CME will be held on Wed, May 8th in CIRES S274 from 3-4:30pm. The 2 speakers will be: 

 - Dr. Se Jin Song (postdoc, affiliated with the McKenzie Lab at CU and the UCSD Center for Microbiome Innovation), Talk Title: "Leveraging comparative analyses of vertebrate gut microbiomes to study convergence"

 - Dr. Kristin Moore (postdoc, Cameron Lab, RASEI), Talk Title: "Chromosome dynamics in polyploid cyanobacteria”

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Front Range Microbiome Student Meet-up

Front Range Microbiome Student Meet-up.  Join us for a day of hiking and socializing with students and post-docs studying the microbiome across the Front Range!

Who: Anyone with interest in microbiome research!

What: A hike on the Mount Sanitas Trail in Boulder, CO followed by lunch/beers at Avery Brewery

When: Saturday, May 25th - meet at the trail head at 10am (or at the brewery around 12-12:30 if you don’t want to hike).

See flyer for details.

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Wind River Conference on Prokaryotic Biology in Estes Park, CO

See here for more information.

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Short-Read Sequencing Workshop

The annual DNA Lab Short-Read Sequencing Workshop will take place July 8-19, 2019 at CU Boulder East Campus.  Registration is free and required.  Click here for more details and to register.  Questions can be emailed to

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Geomicrobiology course (Fall 2019 semester)

Fall 2019 Geomicrobiology course taught by Dr. Seb Kopf (GEOL/ENVS/MCDB 4185 / GEOL 5185). See flyer for details.

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