Science

Today, October 20, 2017

10-11:30 a.m.

College to Career

Presented by Denita Willoughby, 2017 Distinguished Achievement Award recipient and Vice President of Procurement at Sempra Energy utilities

1153 Mechanical Engineering Building

2-3:30 p.m.

How a Rocker Became a Lead Engineer for the Mars Rover: How Curiosity Changed My Life and I Changed Hers

Lecture by Adam Steltzner, Mars 2020 Chief Engineer, Engineering Physics' Distinguished Achievement Award Recipient for 2017

1106 Mechanical Engineering Building

8-9:30 p.m.

Party With the Stars at Space Place

Space Place, 2300 S. Park St.

Saturday, October 21, 2017

9 a.m.-noon

Help care for the UW Lakeshore Nature Preserve

Meet at UW parking lot 129 at the entrance to Picnic Point

9 a.m.-noon

Ecological Restoration Work Party

Arboretum Grady Tract

Meet at Grady Tract parking lot (SE corner Seminole Hwy & W Beltline Frontage Rd), UW-Madison Arboretum

Sunday, October 22, 2017

1-2:30 p.m.

Red Lanterns

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

1:30-3:30 p.m.

Colors of Nature

Arboretum Family Nature Program

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

1:30-3 p.m.

Bird and Nature Walk at Lakeshore Nature Preserve

Meet at UW parking lot 129 at the entrance to Picnic Point

Monday, October 23, 2017

10 a.m.-2 p.m.

1,000 Hearts, Blood Pressure Screening

Take Care of Your Heart and Support Nursing Students in October

Atrium,, Signe Skott Cooper Hall

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biochemistry Colloquium

Discovery of Gut-Based Therapeutics for the Treatment of Diabetes, Obesity, and Beyond

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

11 a.m.-noon

FRESH Seminar

Marty Putz, Director of Quality and Food Safety, Kwik Trip

6201 Microbial Sciences

6:30 p.m.

7 p.m.

Science Café

What would a microbe say?

Steenbock's on Orchard, Discovery Building

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

10 a.m.-2 p.m.

1,000 Hearts, Blood Pressure Screening

Take Care of Your Heart and Support Nursing Students in October

Atrium,, Signe Skott Cooper Hall

Noon-2 p.m.

Assessing Your Transferable Skills

Office of Postdoctoral Studies - Career Planning Workshops

6201 Microbial Sciences

3:30 p.m.

Laboratory of Genetics - Fall Colloquium Series

50 years of solitude: The genetic basis of adaptation of C. elegans to its laboratory environment

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

4-5:15 p.m.

FRIT Research Seminar Series

October Edition

TITU , Union South

7-8:15 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ the Lab

"Dark Snow: Investigating Smoke on the Greenland Ice Sheet from a Zero-emission Wind-propelled Sled" by Ross Edwards, Curtin University, Perth, Australia

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, October 26, 2017

12:15-1:30 p.m.

Institute for Research on Poverty Seminar - Andy Fisher

The Hunger Industrial Complex: Who Benefits when Corporate America Engages in Anti-Hunger Efforts?

8417 Sewell Social Sciences

3-5 p.m.

Writing Center Workshop

The Basics of APA Documentation

6176 Helen C. White Hall

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Leslie Turner

Genomics of Hybrid Sterility in House Mice

B302 Birge Hall

Friday, October 27, 2017

2-4 p.m.

Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Mapping Census data with ArcGIS 10.4

380 Science Hall

3:30-4:30 p.m.

2017 Hutchinson Lecture

The Face of a Molecule: Accelerating the Discovery of Bioactive Cyanobacteiral Natural Products through Applicaiton of Novel Methodologies

Saturday, October 28, 2017

9 a.m.-noon

Ecological Restoration Work Party

Arboretum Core Area and Curtis Prairie

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Sunday, October 29, 2017

1-3:30 p.m.

Getting Lost in the City

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

5:30-8 p.m.

CIAS Harvest Dinner

University Club, UW-Madison

Monday, October 30, 2017

10 a.m.-2 p.m.

1,000 Hearts, Blood Pressure Screening

Take Care of Your Heart and Support Nursing Students in October

Atrium,, Signe Skott Cooper Hall

3:30-5 p.m.

Writing Center Workshop

On the Academic Job Market: Writing Statements of Current and Future Research

6176 Helen C. White Hall

Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Wednesday, November 01, 2017

All day

Intramural Sports: Registration Deadline

NIRSA MadTown Flag Football Regional

9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

2017 Hancock Potato Variety Harvest Expo

Hancock Ag Research Station

Noon-1:30 p.m.

Writing Center Workshop

Researching and Writing Literature Reviews in the Sciences

105 Steenbock Library