Yo Physics Seminar- Tahlequah Campus

The seminar is sponsored by the NSU Society of Physics Students on the Tahlequah Campus
Time & Location: TBA
Audience: Anyone curious about physics is welcome.

For more information, please contact Dr. Rui Zhang.

Biology and Chemistry Seminar Series- Broken Arrow Campus

The Northeastern State University Broken Arrow campus will begin its Spring 2021 Virtual Biology & Chemistry Seminar Series on Feb. 5.

Presented by the NSU Gregg Wadley College of Science & Health Professions and arranged by Dr. Sapna Das-Bradoo, associate professor of molecular biology, the virtual series includes speakers with topics in five areas of study. 

Feb. 5 - “Virology in a Pandemic” will be presented by Dr. Vincent Racaniello, professor of microbiology and immunology at the Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians & Surgeons in New York. Das-Bradoo will serve as the NSU host for this session.

Register in advance for this discussion:

Feb. 26 - “Epidemiology at the Tulsa Health Department” will be a discussion led by Ms. Madison Thomas from the Tulsa Health Department. Dr. Nathan Green, assistant professor of Chemistry, will host this session.

March 26 - “R-rate: Understanding the role of XRN2 in Repair, Recombination, Replication and R-loop formation” will be the topic presented by Dr. Julio Morales from the Department of Cell Biology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences. Das-Bradoo will serve as the NSU host for this presentation.

April 9 - “What is clinical medicine? A link from the basic sciences to the patient” will be the subject discussed by Dr. Daniel Ostmo from the Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences. Das-Bradoo will serve as the NSU host for the discussion.

April 23 - “Treating cancer with nanoparticles and sound waves” will be the topic shared by Dr. Ashish Ranjan from College of Veterinary Medicine, Oklahoma State University. Dr. Janaki Iyer, assistant professor of Biology, will serve as the NSU host for this presentation.

The seminars are free and open to the public. Each one-hour lecture begins at 11 a.m. virtually via Zoom. For more information, contact Das-Bradoo at

spring 2021 virtual biology and chemistry seminar series

Recordings Coming Soon

Oct. 20- “Current Respiratory Virus Outbreaks in the USA: SARS-CoV-2 and a Lesser Known Threat, EV-D68” presented by Dr. Earl Blewett, representing the Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences. Dr. Janaki Iyer and Dr. Sallie Ruskoski will host this session.

Oct. 27- “Stay Tuned: How to Keep People Engaged When Telling Stories About Science” presented by Joe Palca, science correspondent for NPR. Green will host this session.

Nov. 17- “Environmental Factors” presented by Dr. Dawn Bender, representing the Stephenson Cancer Center Cancer Therapeutics Program, and the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Department of Surgery Research. This session will be hosted by Das-Bradoo.