Dr. Renee Richer to Lecture on Cyanobacteria on February 23

By UW-Marinette

Dr. Renee Richer, Assistant Professor of Biological Science at UW-Marinette will lecture about cyanobacteria and her recent research on environmental risks associated with algae blooms and neurodegeneration such as ALS and Alzheimer’s Disease at 7pm in M-117 in the Main Building on the campus of UW-Marinette. This lecture is free and open to the public.

Richer, a Gladstone, Michigan, native has her bachelor’s degree in Biology from the University of Chicago and her Ph.D. from Harvard University. She taught overseas for nine years, from 2005-2014, first in Armenia and then in Qatar, before coming to Marinette. For more information, contact Renee Richer, Assistant Professor of Biology at renee.richer@uwc.edu or 715-735-4300 ext. 4326.

UW-Marinette is a freshman/sophomore campus of the University of Wisconsin system and offers a variety of courses that are the foundation for more than 250 majors. The campus is located on 36 beautiful wooded acres along the shores of Lake Michigan’s Green Bay. For more information on UW-Marinette, please visit marinette.uwc.edu or call 715-735-4300.



Tricia Hurley
715-735-4300 ext. 4310