The main activity of the research network will be a weekly interactive online seminar. For 2017-2018, they will take place on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 1:00pm Eastern time. The seminars are delivered using the BlueJeans videoconferencing platform, which allows the presenter to share their desktop and participants to interact using audio and video. See the bottom of this page for instructions how to access the talks.

See the bottom of this page for instructions on how to join the meetings. If you missed our ealier talks you can watch them at our YouTube Channel by clicking on the links below.

Fall 2017, talks at 1:00pm Eastern time

Spring 2017

Fall 2016

Spring 2016

Fall 2015

Spring 2015

Fall 2014

Some of the slides from 2014-2016 are also available here.

Here are some basic instructions for connecting to our seminar.

  • To join the meeting from a computer, go to the webpage The first time upon joining, you will be asked to download a small BlueJeans application. If you like, you may test your video connection and audio at the website

  • To connect from a phone: (1) Dial +1.408.740.7256 (United States), +1.888.240.2560 (US Toll Free), or +1.408.317.9253 (Global Numbers). (2) Enter Meeting ID: 934779196 (3) Press #

  • To connect from a room system: (1) Dial: or (2) Enter Meeting ID: 93477919

  • Please contact Henry Adams at Colorado State University if you have trouble joining.