Science

Today, February 28, 2017

11 a.m.-noon

Institute for Research on Poverty Seminar - Robert Doar

A Safety Net That Works: Improving Federal Programs for Low Income Americans

8417 Sewell Social Sciences

Wednesday, March 01, 2017

10:30-11:30 a.m.

Cancer Biology Seminar

ERalpha and PR Signaling: Potential Therapeutic Targets for Cervical Cancer

1345 Health Sciences Learning Center

11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Epic Day at UW

Do something epic.

Engineering Hall

11 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

Addressing Opioid Use: What's New and Emerging in Wisconsin?

An EBHPP Research Roundtable

Wisconsin State Capitol

3:30 p.m.

3:30 p.m.

Laboratory of Genetics Spring Colloquium

Laura Rusche – Sirtuin deacetylases as evolutionary rewiring points

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, March 02, 2017

9-11:30 a.m.

The Human-Wildlife Connection: Why We Pay to Understand

Arboretum Winter Enrichment Lecture

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

12:15-1:30 p.m.

Institute for Research on Poverty Seminar - Claudia Persico

Getting Inside the Black Box of the Effects of Environmental Toxicants on Children's Development and Achievement

8417 Sewell Social Sciences

4:15-5:15 p.m.

Weston Roundtable: Professor Nicola Anthony

Central Africa Biodiversity Alliance: Mapping Evolutionary Process in the Face of Climate Change

1163 Mechanical Engineering Building

Friday, March 03, 2017

7-8 a.m.

Grand Rounds

Various Visual Science and Ophthalmology Topics

1325 Health Sciences Learning Center

9:30 a.m.

Skin Disease Research Center Seminar

"Novel Pharmacological Targets of Chemical Vesicants-mediated Cutaneous Injury"

341 Bardeen Medical Laboratories

Noon-1 p.m.

A Multidisciplinary Technology-based Approach to Improving the Lives of Older Adults

Presented by Leonard M. Professor Sara J. Czaja, PhD, University of Miami

1163 Mechanical Engineering Building

3 p.m.

Research@UW Seminar

Q&A and Roundtable Discussion with a panel of researchers

110 Steenbock Library

Saturday, March 04, 2017

9 a.m.-noon

Ecological Restoration Work Party

Arboretum Wingra Oak Savanna

Meet at Wingra Springs parking lot (Arbor Dr, off Monroe St), UW-Madison Arboretum

9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Madison Reads Leopold

Arboretum Special Event

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

10 a.m.-noon

Saturday Science at Discovery

Aldo Leopold Day

Town Center, Discovery Building

Sunday, March 05, 2017

1-2:30 p.m.

Walking in Leopold’s Footsteps

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Monday, March 06, 2017

3:30 p.m.

Biochemistry Colloquium

Reading and writing the tubulin code

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

Tuesday, March 07, 2017

1-2 p.m.

Alzheimer's Disease Research Center Seminar

"Clinicopathologic Case Conference: Patients with Dementia"

1248 Health Sciences Learning Center

6 p.m.

Master Gardener Volunteer Training Begins

Spooner Agricultural Research Station, Spooner, Wis.

Wednesday, March 08, 2017

7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

UW Pesticide Applicator Training

Arlington Public Events Building

10:30-11:30 a.m.

Cancer Biology Seminar

Novel Metabolic Functions of Pyruvate Kinase M2

1345 Health Sciences Learning Center

3:30-5 p.m.

Writing Center Workshop

Creating Research Posters, Part 1

6176 Helen C. White Hall

3:30 p.m.

Laboratory of Genetics Spring Colloquium

Sue Biggins – How do cells get the right chromosomes?

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, March 09, 2017

12:15-1:30 p.m.

Institute for Research on Poverty Seminar - Vivian Tseng

Improving the Use of Research Evidence in Policy and Practice

8417 Sewell Social Sciences

12:30 p.m.

3 p.m.

Neuroscience & Public Policy Program Seminar by Robert Kinscherff

"Neurodevelopment in Adolescence: Implications for Law & Policy in the post-Miller Era"

Biotechnology Auditorium, Room 1111, Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

3:30 p.m.

4-5:30 p.m.

Writing Center Workshop

Writing Statements of Current and Future Research

6176 Helen C. White Hall

Friday, March 10, 2017

Noon

John D. Wiley Seminar Series

"The Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms Underlying Fragile X Syndrome"

Waisman Center

Saturday, March 11, 2017

9 a.m.

UW-Madison Lakeshore Nature Preserve Volunteer Opportunity

Meet at Picnic Point parking lot 129 (2004 University Bay Drive). On 80 bus route.

9 a.m.-noon

Ecological Restoration Work Party

Arboretum Core Area and Curtis Prairie

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Cycle for Sight 2017

SERF, Nat, & Princeton Club West

6:30-8 p.m.

Crusted Snow Moon

Arboretum Night Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Sunday, March 12, 2017

1 p.m.

Waisman Center Children's Theatre

Mad Science - Sounds Like Science

Friends of the Waisman Center Auditorium, Waisman Center