Monthly Speakers

Next Meeting: Feb 15, 2018

Speaker: Patrick Hamilton

SOMA Board member, Foray Coordinator, and foray chef will be preparing for you a few goodies from Mycopia while he talks about mushrooming from Costa Rica to The Yukon. Leave room both in your bellies and your minds to be filled with cool stuff!

Past speakers

Recent speakers at our monthly SOMA meetings.

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

2007

2006

2005

2004

ÿDr. Bruce Ing, Ph.D., University College, Chester. "The Natural History of Myxomycetes."
  • Dr. Gastón Guzmán, Ph.D., Instituto de Ecología at Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico. "Traditions Of Mexican Mushrooms: Edible, Medicinal And Sacred."
  • Scott Bates, University of Arizona. "Southwestern puffballs and earthstars: monography, phylogeny and spore ultrastructure in the Lycoperdaceae and Geastraceae."
  • Dr. Tom Bruns, Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley. "Observations on the Natural History of Ectomycorrhizal Fungi."
  • Megan Romberg, University of California, Davis. "Experiments in dyeing with Fusarium."
  • Dr. Donald Kowalski, Ph.D., California State University Chico, emeritus. "California Slime Molds."
  • Dr. Elio Schaechter, Ph.D., San Diego Mycological Society.
  • Gary Lincoff, New York Botanical Garden.
  • 2003