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Expert Seminar Presentations

The Margaret Ritchie School of Family and Consumer Sciences in CALS is proudly hosting a series of graduate seminars this fall with internal and external invited expert speakers. We welcome graduate students, postdocs, faculty, staff and those interested to attend these seminar presentations.

Thursdays 3:30-4:45 p.m. | Niccolls Building, Room 206 or via Zoom:

Sept. 10 — Assembling a jumbo jet while flying it: studying mother-to-infant SARS-CoV2 transmission during the pandemic

Oct. 8 —Journey from textile chemist to artist in residence at an art museum — it makes sense!

Oct. 29 — Self-regulation across the lifespan: Insights from boredom, babies and brains

  • Alana Anderson, Ph.D. Candidate, Washington State University

Nov. 5 — Mechanisms of harm in feeding the critically ill patient

Nov. 12 — Adult roles and children’s social-emotional development at mealtimes in group settings

  • Janice Fletcher, Ed.D., Professor emeritus, University of Idaho

Dec. 3 — Host-Microbe Interactions between Cattle and E. coli O157:H7

  • Carolyn Bohach, Ph.D., University Distinguished Professor, University of Idaho

Dec. 10 — title to be determined

  • Lisa Tussing-Humphreys, Ph.D., R.D., Assistant Professor, University of Illinois at Chicago


Margaret Ritchie School of Family & Consumer Sciences

Physical Address:
Mary Hall Niccolls Building, Rm 103
751 Campus Drive

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Dr. MS 3183
Moscow, ID 83844-3183

Phone: 208-885-6546

Fax: 208-885-5751




Mailing Address:
322 E. Front Street, Suite 180
Boise, ID 83702

Phone: 208-334-2999

Fax: 208-364-4035




Mailing Address:
1031 N. Academic Way, Suite 242
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-2277

Phone: 208-667-2588

Fax: 208-664-1272