Lectures

Today, October 25, 2014

7 a.m.-10 p.m.

Wisconsin Union Exhibitions

"Ground Work" by Robert Aiosa

Gallery 1308, Union South

9:30 a.m.

Trying to Understand West Asia

Joe Elder, UW-Madison Center for South Asia

Capitol Lakes Retirement Community

Sunday, October 26, 2014

7 a.m.-10 p.m.

Wisconsin Union Exhibitions

"Ground Work" by Robert Aiosa

Gallery 1308, Union South

Monday, October 27, 2014

7 a.m.-10 p.m.

Wisconsin Union Exhibitions

"Ground Work" by Robert Aiosa

Gallery 1308, Union South

3:30 p.m.

Contemporary Biochemistry

Small Quantum Dots for Nanometer Accuracy and Resolution on Molecular Motors and Living Neurons

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

7 a.m.-10 p.m.

Wisconsin Union Exhibitions

"Ground Work" by Robert Aiosa

Gallery 1308, Union South

Noon

Chaos and Complex Systems Seminar

On reactive model-free stock trading in a complex financial market

4274 Chamberlin Hall

Noon-1 p.m.

Astronomy Department Whitford Lecture

"Heart of Darkness" Jeremiah Ostriker, Columbia University

145 Birge Hall

4 p.m.

Chemical and Biological Engineering Department Seminar

Liquid-phase Catalytic Conversion of Lignocellulosic Biomass to Fuels and Chemicals

1610 Engineering Hall

7:30-8:30 p.m.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

7 a.m.-10 p.m.

Wisconsin Union Exhibitions

"Ground Work" by Robert Aiosa

Gallery 1308, Union South

7:30 a.m.

2014 Energy Summit

Global Energy Outlook: Meeting Needs for Future Cities and Communities

Discovery Building and Union South

11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m.

MANIAC Lunchtime Talk with Alec Soth and Brad Zellar

Alec Soth and Brad Zellar Fall 2014 UW Arts Institute Interdisciplinary Arts Residency

Gordon Dining and Event Center

3:30 p.m.

Genetics Colloquium Fall 2014

The Evolution of Fungal Chemodiversity

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

4-6 p.m.

Education and Civil Rights in the 21st Century

Pedro Noguera, Peter L. Agnew Professor of Education, New York University

206 Ingraham Hall

7 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ The Lab

Anthropological Explorations of the Rising Star Cave in South Africa

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, October 30, 2014

7 a.m.-10 p.m.

Wisconsin Union Exhibitions

"Ground Work" by Robert Aiosa

Gallery 1308, Union South

11 a.m.-noon

Nutritional Sciences Seminar

Aronia berries: polyphenol-rich super-food or super-fad?

290 Nutritional Sciences

12:15-1:30 p.m.

Institute for Research on Poverty Seminar

Moving Beyond Can Drives and Farmers' Markets to Improve Food Security and Public Health

8417 Sewell Social Sciences

12:20-2 p.m.

Public Seminar: The Schools We Need-The Pursuit of Equity & Justice in American Education

Pedro Noguera, Peter L. Agnew Professor of Education, New York University

8108 Sewell Social Sciences

3:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium

Polyploidy and the origins of novelty: impact of duplications on genome and network evolution

B302 Birge Hall

4-6 p.m.

Transforming Schools: The Limits and Possibilities of School Reform

Pedro Noguera, Peter L. Agnew Professor of Education, New York University

8417 Sewell Social Sciences

4-5 p.m.

Pharmaceutical Sciences Seminar

A Tale of Two CDs: Improving and Exploiting Suicide Enzymes for Cancer Therapy

2002 Rennebohm Hall

4 p.m.

Neuroscience Lecture Series

The neural correlates of consciousness in sleep: a high-density EEG study

John D. Wiley Conference Center, Waisman Center

4 p.m.

CREECA Lecture Series

“Between the Ethnos and the Soviet People: Mixed Marriages and Families in Soviet Central Asia"

206 Ingraham Hall

Friday, October 31, 2014

7 a.m.-10 p.m.

Wisconsin Union Exhibitions

"Ground Work" by Robert Aiosa

Gallery 1308, Union South

Noon

Terry Dolan Lecture

"mRNA Traffic and Local Translation in Neurological Disease"

John D. Wiley Conference Center, Waisman Center

4 p.m.

Robert W. Kastenmeier Lecture

Bryan A. Stevenson, featured speaker

Gordon Dining and Event Center

11 p.m.

Agricultural & Applied Economics Department Seminar Series

On Biased Technological Change with Exhaustible Resources

103 Taylor Hall

Saturday, November 01, 2014

7 a.m.-10 p.m.

Wisconsin Union Exhibitions

"Ground Work" by Robert Aiosa

Gallery 1308, Union South

Sunday, November 02, 2014

7 a.m.-10 p.m.

Wisconsin Union Exhibitions

"Ground Work" by Robert Aiosa

Gallery 1308, Union South

Monday, November 03, 2014

7 a.m.-10 p.m.

Wisconsin Union Exhibitions

"Ground Work" by Robert Aiosa

Gallery 1308, Union South

3:30 p.m.

Contemporary Biochemistry

Molecular Mechanisms of Microtubule-based Intracellular Transport

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

4-5 p.m.

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

7 a.m.-10 p.m.

Wisconsin Union Exhibitions

"Ground Work" by Robert Aiosa

Gallery 1308, Union South