Lectures

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

7 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ The Lab

"What Your Gut Isn’t Telling You: The Origins of Parkinson Disease" by Katie Yang, UW Madison Neuroscience Training Program

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Tuesday, September 06, 2016

Noon-1 p.m.

Chaos and Complex Systems Seminar

Teaching science fiction: Milton College 1969-73

4274 Chamberlin Hall

Wednesday, September 07, 2016

10:30-11:30 a.m.

Cancer Biology Seminar

Trying to Understand Viral Lymphoma

1345 Health Sciences Learning Center

7 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ The Lab

"Are You Really Sleeping? Perspectives from the Brain"" by Prof. Stephanie Jones, Wisconsin Center for Sleep Medicine and Research

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, September 08, 2016

3:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Josh Pultorak

Ultrasonic Communication: a Tool to Understand Mate Fidelity and Pair Bonding in a Monogamous Mouse

B302 Birge Hall

Friday, September 09, 2016

Noon-1:30 p.m.

Center for Southeast Asian Studies Friday Forum Lecture Series

Katherine Bowie, "Kruba Srivichai, the Saint of Northern Thailand: Exploring the Historical Context of his 1935-36 Detention”

206 Ingraham Hall

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

10:30-11:30 a.m.

7 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ The Lab

"The Science of Dairy Milk Harvesting: An Australian Perspective Alongside UW Research" by John Penry, Department of Dairy Science

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

7:30 p.m.

Kawaii: Fraught Innocence in Asian (American) Commodity Culture

Christine Yano, Professor of Anthropology, University of Hawaii

L140 Conrad A. Elvehjem Building

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Noon

Center for South Asia Lecture Series

Faisal Timirzi (Consul General of Pakistan)

206 Ingraham Hall

6:30 p.m.

Friday, September 16, 2016

3:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Lena Struwe

Spontaneous green biodiversity in modern society – evolution and taxonomy of weeds in parking lots, fields, and news media

B302 Birge Hall

3:30 p.m.

Back to School

A SoHE Alumni Learning Event

Nancy Nicholas Hall

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

4:30 p.m.

Nyamnyam

Lecture by Ariadna Rodriguez and Inaki Alvarez

Chazen Museum, Elvehjem Building, Room 160, 800 University Avenue

7 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ The Lab

"The Centennial of Radio" by Randall Davidson, Director of Radio Services at UW-Oshkosh

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, September 22, 2016

3:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Laura Lagomarsino

The evolution of Neotropical bellflowers (Campanulaceae): Rapid diversification and convergence in the rising Andes

B302 Birge Hall

Friday, September 23, 2016

Noon-1:30 p.m.

Center for Southeast Asian Studies Friday Forum Lecture Series

Francis Allard, "Southeast Asia’s Early Maritime Exchange Networks and their Impact on Southern China during the Han Dynasty”

206 Ingraham Hall

Monday, September 26, 2016

9 a.m.

Skin Disease Research Center Seminar

"Epithelial Regeneration in Burn Injury"

408 Service Memorial Institute

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Noon-1 p.m.

Chaos and Complex Systems Seminar

Forecasting change in U.S. breeding bird distributions

4274 Chamberlin Hall

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

10:30-11:30 a.m.

6:30 p.m.

The Greatest ENGINEER of the Renaissance

A lecture by WILLIAM WALLACE, Washington University

L140 Elvehjem Building, Conrad A. Elvehjem Building

7 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ The Lab

"Adult Role Models in Science (ARMS)" by Dolly Ledin, WISCIENCE

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Noon

Center for South Asia Lecture Series

Shobha Hamal Gurung (Associate Professor of Sociology & Women's and Gender Studies, Southern Utah University)

206 Ingraham Hall

Friday, September 30, 2016
Saturday, October 01, 2016
Tuesday, October 04, 2016

Noon-1 p.m.

Chaos and Complex Systems Seminar

Making sense of the 2016 presidential election

4274 Chamberlin Hall

Wednesday, October 05, 2016

10:30-11:30 a.m.

Cancer Biology Seminar

AbbVie Oncology Drug Discovery: Bcl-2 Inhibitors and Beyond

1345 Health Sciences Learning Center

7 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ The Lab

"Gates, Gaps, and Intergenerational Mobility: The Importance of an Even Start" by Prof. Tim Smeeding, LaFollette School of Public Affairs

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, October 06, 2016

Noon

Center for South Asia Lecture Series

Gudrun Buhnemann (Professor, Department of Asian Languages and Cultures, UW-Madison)

206 Ingraham Hall

3:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Klaas Van Wijk

Organization, function and substrates of the essential Clp protease system in plastids

B302 Birge Hall

Friday, October 07, 2016

9:30 a.m.

Sex, Gender, and Animals

Presentation by Marlene Zuk, Professor of Ecology, Evolution and Behavior, Univ Minnesota

On Wisconsin Rooms, The Red Gym, 715 Langdon Street

Noon-1:30 p.m.

Center for Southeast Asian Studies Friday Forum Lecture Series

C. Michele Thompson, "The Early Life of the Vietnamese Buddhist Monk Physician Tuệ Tĩnh and the Medical, Religious, and Physical Environment of 14th Century Ðai Việt”

206 Ingraham Hall

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

11 a.m.-noon

Cancer Biology Seminar

New Ways of Looking at EGFR in Colorectal Cancer

1345 Health Sciences Learning Center

7 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ The Lab

"Current Research on Geology of Wisconsin" by Prof. Ken Bradbury, Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building