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Scottsdale Marriott at McDowell Mountains

16770 North Perimeter Drive

Scottsdale, AZ 85260

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Join alumni and friends to hear from U of M faculty and experts on some of the hottest topics of the day.

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Welcome and Keynote: 1 p.m.

Surfing the Genome: What DNA Sequencing is Telling Us About Childhood Cancer Risk and Outcome

Logan Spector, Department of Pediatrics, Medical School

Session 1: 2:15 p.m.

How Children Learn to Read, and Why It's Sometimes Hard

Lori Helman, College of Education and Human Development

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The Privatization of Seeds: Food Justice, Seed Sovereignty, and Intellectual Property of Plant Genetic Resources

Sheryl Breen, University of Minnesota, Morris

Session 2: 3:15 p.m.

Simulating Cancer Cell Invasion

David Odde, College of Science and Engineering

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Move More to Weigh Less: The Importance of Physical Activity in Addressing Childhood Obesity

Daheia Barr-Anderson, College of Education and Human Development

Session 3: 4:15 p.m.

Hot Enough for Ya? Why More than 100 Chili Peppers Is Not Enough

David Baumler, College of Food, Agriculture and Natural Resource Science

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Bio-Cultural Preservation on the New Guinea Rain Forest Frontier

George Weiblen, College of Biological Sciences

University Reception: 5-6 p.m.

Supported by the University of Minnesota Foundation

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