BIOL 3290

Medicinal and Hallucinogenic Plants

(Formerly BOTN 3280, 001.328) A botanical and historical survey of medicinal, hallucinogenic and poisonous plants used in various cultures. Not to be held with BIOL 3291. Prerequisite: a minimum of 30 hours of university credit, or consent of department.

Summer 2018 section

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructors: Norman Charles Kenkel
    CRN: 1638
    Lecture Location: 207 Buller
    Dates: May 07 – May 30
    Time: 8:30 AM–10:30 AM, M.Tu.W.Th.F.
    Final Exam Location: 343 Drake Centre
    Date: June 01
    Time: 9:00 AM–11:00 AM, F.

Important Date

June 4 – June 8: Convocation Ceremony (Fort Garry Campus)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: William Bugg, PhD. Proposal: “Effects of early rearing conditions on the transcriptome of Lake Sturgeon (Acipenser fulvescens)” — Wednesday, May 23 at 1 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Garett Allen, PhD Proposal: “Acid-base regulation in Stenohaline Osmoconforming Crustaceans” — Thursday, May 24 at 9 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Haoran Chen, PhD Proposal: “Nitrogen fixing plant evolution: the major factors affecting biological nitrogen fixation” — Friday, May 25 at 2 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Ashley Tripp, MSc. Defense: “Temperature and pCO2: single and combined effects of climate change parameters on acid-base regulation in Louisiana red swamp crayfish” — Monday, May 28 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.