MMS Photo Contest & Golden Chanterelle Awards and presentation by MMS scientific advisor, Dr. Peter Kennedy
We viewed the beautiful photo contest submissions via Zoom at the December meeting – join us in February to see which photos were chosen as the winners in each category! The winner of the 2020 Golden Chanterelle Award will also be announced. Then, Dr. Peter Kennedy, U of MN professor and MMS scientific advisor will present on a mycological topic of his choice – watch for updates via email.
Dr. Kennedy’s areas of expertise are Symbioses and Ectomycorrhizal fungi. Learn more about him here: https://cbs.umn.edu/contacts/peter-kennedy. He runs runs the Kennedy Lab within the College of Biological Sciences at the U of MN. Learn more about the lab and what they are currently working on here: https://cbs.umn.edu/kennedy-lab/home.
A Zoom link to access this meeting along with instructions and password will be emailed to MMS members.
If you haven’t used Zoom before and don’t want to miss anything, you may want to click on the meeting link to download Zoom and familiarize yourself with it at least 15 minutes prior to the meeting.
This meeting is free and open to the public. If you are not a member, contact Tim Clemens to get details on how to join this virtual meeting. Please do so no later than an hour before the meeting.
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