CALS Events

Thursday, September 21, 2017

10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Technology Sandbox

Video Production & Webcasting

214 Pyle Center

10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Campus Farmers Market

Union south's West Johnson Entrance , Union South

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Amy Alstad

Patterns and drivers of long-term plant community change in Wisconsin remnant prairies

B302 Birge Hall

4:15-5:15 p.m.

Weston Roundtable: Dr. K. S. Gopi Sundar

Is Rice Really Nice? Waterbirds and Agriculture in South Asia

1153 Mechanical Engineering Building

Friday, September 22, 2017

Noon-1 p.m.

Innovations in Virtual Reality - The Changing Face of Simulation Based Education

Presented by Professor T. Kesh Kesavadas, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

1153 Mechanical Engineering Building

3-6:30 p.m.

Night on the Farm - Helping fight local hunger

Rhinelander Agricultural Research Station 4181 Camp Bryn Afon Rd., Rhinelander, WI

6:30-8 p.m.

Equinox

Arboretum Night Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Saturday, September 23, 2017

1-3 p.m.

Fall in the Native Plant Garden

Arboretum Native Plant Garden Tour

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Sunday, September 24, 2017

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, September 25, 2017

3:30 p.m.

Biochemistry Colloquium

Competition Between Microtubule-associated Proteins Directs Motor Transport

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

11 a.m.-noon

FRESH Seminar

Acrylamide formation in potato products: A summary of the findings from UW-Madison

6201 Microbial Sciences

Noon

Land Use Change and Oasis Bird Communities in the Atacama Desert

Presented by: Cristian Estades, Universidad de Chile. Tinker Visiting Professor, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

206 Ingraham Hall

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Noon

Wildlife of Cuba

By: Nils Navarro

Russell Labs Room 150, 1645 Linden Dr.

Noon-2 p.m.

Cultivating Professional Connections

Office of Postdoctoral Studies - Career Planning Workshops

6201 Microbial Sciences

3:30 p.m.

Laboratory of Genetics - Fall Colloquium Series

Sex chromosomes, conflict, and complex speciation in Drosophila

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Friday, September 29, 2017

10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Nicholas Mirzoeff

Student Workshop

313 University Club

Monday, October 02, 2017

3:30-5 p.m.

FROM OUTRIGGER CANOES TO FENGSHUI

Next Steps in a Comparative Project to Understand Historical and Structural Relations Across the Indo-Pacific.

8417 Sewell Social Sciences

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

3:30 p.m.

Laboratory of Genetics - Fall Colloquium Series

Ploidy dynamics in an opportunistic fungal pathogen

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Monday, October 09, 2017

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biochemistry Colloquium

How Specific Factors Collaborate to Regulate Distinct Steps in the Transcription Cycle

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Noon

Nabuco Awards Winners

Presented by: Loren Peabody and Colten Parr

206 Ingraham Hall

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

3:30 p.m.

Laboratory of Genetics - Fall Colloquium Series

Genetic background and its impacts on the analysis of mutations, genes, and evolutionary trajectories

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Monday, October 16, 2017

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biochemistry Colloquium

A Quantitative-biology Approach to Dissecting Bacterial Responses to Antibiotics

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Noon

Managing Water Resources in Chile's semi-arid Elqui Valley

Presented by: Paul Block, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

206 Ingraham Hall

4 p.m.

Interviewing Evening with Employers for CALS students

Mock Interview Clinic and Practice

BioCommons, Lower Level, Room 110, Steenbock Library

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

3:30 p.m.

Laboratory of Genetics - Fall Colloquium Series

Mitochondrial proteins, pathways, and pathogenesis

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, October 19, 2017

5 p.m.

Friday, October 20, 2017
Monday, October 23, 2017

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

Noon-1 p.m.

Textiles in Arequipa, Peru

Presented by: Blenda Femanias

206 Ingraham Hall

6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

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

Sunday, October 29, 2017

5:30-8 p.m.

CIAS Harvest Dinner

University Club, UW-Madison

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Noon-1 p.m.

Ethical Positioning Created by Authoritarianism:

from the Popular Subject to the Collective “I” in the Chilean Documental

206 Ingraham Hall

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

3:30 p.m.

Laboratory of Genetics - Fall Colloquium Series

A Global Interaction Mapping in the Bacterium Escherichia coli

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, November 02, 2017

9 a.m.-4 p.m.

2017 Hancock Potato Variety Harvest Expo

Hancock Ag Research Station