April 23: Botanical Exploration in the Unexplored West: New Mexico

Where: Maxey Auditorium

When: Monday, April 23, 7:00 PM


Steve O'Kane, professor of biology from the University of Northern Iowa, delivers this year's Brode Lecture. O'Kane is a widely recognized plant systematist, which means he constructs phylogenies, or taxonomic relationships, of plants using plant traits and DNA. An expert on the botany of the West, he will speak about his work and show some photography.