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April Member Meeting

April 9, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm CDT

Topic: Beekeeping in Chiapas, México

Speakers:  Hector Morales Urbina and Maggie Shanahan

Speaker Bios: Héctor Morales Urbina is a beekeeper from Chiapas, Mexico. Héctor comes from a beekeeping family that has worked with Africanized bees for many years. Before coming to The Bee Lab he was working as a teacher with indigenous youth in Chiapas.  Maggie Shanahan is a second year PhD student in the Spivak lab at the University of Minnesota. Before starting her PhD, Maggie spent four years in southern Mexico working with beekeepers. Her research draws connections between resin use and social immunity in stingless bees and honey bees.

 

 

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Date:
April 9
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Ruttan Hall – Room B45
1994 Buford Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55108 United States
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Website:
http://campusmaps.umn.edu/tc/map.php?building=412

Organizer

MHBA