Science

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

7-8:15 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ the Lab

"The Great Sphinx, From the Eocene to the Anthropocene" by Bob Schneiker

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, November 02, 2017

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Carlos Eduardo Santibáñez López

The evolution of the peptide calcin family in Scorpion venom through a phylogenomic spyglass

B302 Birge Hall

Friday, November 03, 2017

All day

NIRSA MadTown Flag Football Regional

Are you the best in the Midwest?

Near West Fields

11 a.m.-noon

Midwest Mechanics Seminar

Using Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Machine Learning to Understand and Model Turbulent Mixing

1610 Engineering Hall

Saturday, November 04, 2017

All day

NIRSA MadTown Flag Football Regional

Are you the best in the Midwest?

Near West Fields

9 a.m.-noon

Help care for the UW Lakeshore Nature Preserve

Meet at Frautschi Point parking lot (3034 Lake Mendota Drive). On 80 bus route.

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

10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Saturday Science at Discovery

Mars in Madison

Town Center, Discovery Building

Sunday, November 05, 2017

All day

NIRSA MadTown Flag Football Regional

Are you the best in the Midwest?

Near West Fields

12:30-4 p.m.

Wisconsin Geology

Arboretum Exploration Stations

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

1-3 p.m.

Follow the Glacier

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

1:30-2:30 p.m.

Shapes on the Land

Arboretum Family Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Monday, November 06, 2017

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biochemistry Colloquium

Design of Reprogrammed and New Molecular and Cellular Functions

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

Tuesday, November 07, 2017

12 p.m.-1:30 a.m.

Writing Center Workshop

Writing Literature Reviews of Published Research

Writing Center Commons, Helen C. White Hall

Noon-1 p.m.

On the Backs of Tortoises: the will to save the Galápagos Islands.

: Elizabeth Hennessy, Assistant Professor of World Environmental History in the History Department and the Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies

206 Ingraham Hall

Wednesday, November 08, 2017

3:30 p.m.

Laboratory of Genetics - Fall Colloquium Series

Worm tales of evolution: Sperm, speciation, and population genomics

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

3:30-4:30 p.m.

7-8:15 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ the Lab

"Childing the Cripple and Crippling the Child: Children with Disabilities in American Science and Policy, 1912-1960" by Walt Schalick

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, November 09, 2017

12:15-1:30 p.m.

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Frederick R. Prete

Cognitive Psychology to Interneurons: How Praying Mantises Construct the Abstract Category, "Prey"

B302 Birge Hall

Friday, November 10, 2017

Noon-1:30 p.m.

Writing Center Workshop

Writing Graduate Research Proposals

6176 Helen C. White Hall

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Saturday, November 11, 2017

9 a.m.-noon

Ecological Restoration Work Party

Arboretum Core Area and Curtis Prairie

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Sunday, November 12, 2017

1-2:30 p.m.

The CCC and the Arboretum

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Monday, November 13, 2017

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biochemistry Colloquium

Making Sense of Non-coding Transcription

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Wednesday, November 15, 2017

3:30 p.m.

Laboratory of Genetics - Fall Colloquium Series

Cooperative RNA Reproduction and the Origins of Life

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

7-8:15 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ the Lab

"The Evolution of the Chicken" by Mark Berres

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Noon-1 p.m.

“Hindoo” Bodies: American Representations of Indian Medicine, Health, and Disease

Michael J. Altman (Assistant Professor, Religious Studies, University of Alabama)

206 Ingraham Hall

Noon-1:30 p.m.

Writing Center Workshop

Five Secrets for Writing a Successful Undergraduate Lab Report

6172 Helen C. White Hall

12:15-1:30 p.m.

Institute for Research on Poverty Seminar - Jesse Gregory

Neighborhood Choices, Neighborhood Effects, and Housing Vouchers

8417 Sewell Social Sciences

12:15-1:45 p.m.

Analytical Chemistry McElvain Seminar Series

Invited Speaker: Dr. Christy Landes

1315 Chemistry Building

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Giovanni (Gio) Bosco

Dissecting mechanisms of social learning and transgenerational inheritance in Drosophila

B302 Birge Hall

Saturday, November 18, 2017

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

1-3 p.m.

History of the Lost City

Arboretum Class

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

6:30-8 p.m.

Deer Running Moon

Arboretum Night Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Sunday, November 19, 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

1-2:30 p.m.

Thinking Like an Arboretum

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum