On April 16, 2014, Dr. Marla Spivak, spoke on "The State of the Bees" at Walker Art Center at the University of Minnesota.
In 2010, Dr. Spivak was the recipient of a MacArthur Fellowship and is currently a Distinguished McKnight Professor in Entomology at the University of Minnesota. Dr. Spivak runs the Bee Lab with the support of Mr. Gary Reuter and a team of graduate students.
One in three mouthfuls of our diet are impacted by bee pollination. In this free event, you will learn more about honey bees, their role in the global food supply, and the serious threats they are facing. You will also learn what you can do to help the honey bees.
Also view: Marla Spivak/TEDTalks on "Why Bees Are Disappearing": http://www.ted.com/talks/marla_spivak_why_bees_are_disappearing