Science

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

3:30-4:30 p.m.

SciMed Speaks: We've Come a Long Long Way Together - A Review of Global Poverty Reduction Trends

Presented by Esteban J. Quiñones, Doctoral Candidate, Agriculture & Applied Economics, Center for Demography & Ecology

1220A/B, DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

3:30 p.m.

Laboratory of Genetics Spring Colloquium

David Rand - "Mitonuclear genetic interactions and personalized genomic responses to stress in Drosophila”

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

4-5:15 p.m.

FRIT Research Seminar Series

February Edition

TITU , Union South

7-8:15 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ the Lab

"The Evolution of the Chicken" by Mark Berres

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, March 01, 2018

All day

ART WORKS - Visual Perception as a Tool

Mandelbaum & Albert Family Vision Gallery

9th floor Vision Gallery, Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research

9-11:30 a.m.

Birds and Climate Change

Arboretum Winter Enrichment Lecture

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

12:15-1:30 p.m.

Institute for Research on Poverty Seminar - Laura Tach

Social Policy and Family Inequality: An Examination of State and Local Variation

8417 Sewell Social Sciences

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Lawren Sack

Drought tolerance across diverse species: new frontiers from cells to ecosystems

168 Noland Zoology Building

4:15-7 p.m.

Weston Roundtable

4:15PM L. Lengnick: "Climate Change, Resilience and the Future of Food" and at 6PM M. Anderson: "Food Systems Transformation: What Is Necessary and Why?"

1163 Mechanical Engineering Building

4:45 p.m.

"Groundbreaking Discoveries in CALS" Public Seminar Series

“WARF, the UW and the Nation,” C. Gulbrandsen, WARF

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Friday, March 02, 2018

All day

Color Symposium. March 2nd and 3rd 2018

Pixels, Palettes and Perceptions.

DeLuca Forum, Discovery Building

All day

ART WORKS - Visual Perception as a Tool

Mandelbaum & Albert Family Vision Gallery

9th floor Vision Gallery, Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research

11 a.m.-2 p.m.

"Green Fire" Brown Bag Lunch

Arboretum Special Event

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Noon

John D. Wiley Seminar Series

Laura Schulz, PhD - The Cognitive Development of Children

John D. Wiley Conference Center,, Waisman Center

Noon-1 p.m.

Cognitive Systems Engineering and Health Informatics: Analysis Outcomes and Design Implications

Presented by Professor Ann Bisantz, University at Buffalo, the State University of New York

1163 Mechanical Engineering Building

Saturday, March 03, 2018

9 a.m.-noon

UW-Madison Lakeshore Nature Preserve Volunteer Opportunity

Ecological Restoration Work Party

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

9:30 a.m.-3:45 p.m.

Madison Reads Leopold

Arboretum Special Event

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

10 a.m.-noon

Saturday Science at Discovery

The Science of Color

Town Center, Discovery Building

1-4 p.m.

Masterclass: Winter Fruit Pruning

West Madison Research Station

Sunday, March 04, 2018

1-2:30 p.m.

In Leopold’s Footsteps

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

1:30-3:30 p.m.

Celebrating Aldo Leopold

Arboretum Family Nature Program

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Monday, March 05, 2018

All day

ART WORKS - Visual Perception as a Tool

Mandelbaum & Albert Family Vision Gallery

9th floor Vision Gallery, Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research

3:30 p.m.

Steenbock Lectures

Bacterial Quorum Sensing and its Control

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

4:45 p.m.

"Groundbreaking Discoveries in CALS" Public Seminar Series

"Animal Viruses and Diseases,” Bernard Easterday, dean emeritus, School of Veterinary Medicine

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Tuesday, March 06, 2018

All day

ART WORKS - Visual Perception as a Tool

Mandelbaum & Albert Family Vision Gallery

9th floor Vision Gallery, Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research

11 a.m.-noon

FRESH Seminar

Regulation of Bacterial Stress Response and Virulence by the Small Molecule c-di-AMP

6201 Microbial Sciences

1-3 p.m.

Behind the Books

Kohler Art Library

3:30-4:45 p.m.

Writing Center Workshop

Five Secrets for Writing a Successful Undergraduate Lab Report

6172 Helen C. White Hall

3:30 p.m.

Steenbock Lectures

How Bacteria Distinguish Self From Other

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

5-6:15 p.m.

Institute for Research on Poverty Seminar - Carol Graham

Unequal Hopes, Lives, and Lifespans in the U.S.: Some Insights from the New Science of Well-Being

1255 H.F. DeLuca Forum, Discovery Building

6 p.m.

Finding Yourself In STEM

Dinner Discussion

Multicultural Student Center Lounge, Armory and Gymnasium (Red Gym)

Wednesday, March 07, 2018

All day

ART WORKS - Visual Perception as a Tool

Mandelbaum & Albert Family Vision Gallery

9th floor Vision Gallery, Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research

1-4 p.m.

2 p.m.

qBio Seminar Series: Chiara Cirella

The price of being awake and the function of sleep: synaptic homeostasis

3rd Floor Orchard View Room , Discovery Building

3:30 p.m.

Laboratory of Genetics Spring Colloquium

Mary Stoddard - "The Ecology and Evolution of Avian Eggs”

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

4-5:30 p.m.

Writing Center Workshop

Creating Research Posters, Part 1

6176 Helen C. White Hall

5:30-6:30 p.m.

Science and Service at UW-Madison

A Student Perspective

BioCommons, Steenbock Library