Lectures

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

12:05-1:55 p.m.

Chaos and Complex Systems Seminar

What Have We Learned From Gravity?

4274 Chamberlin Hall

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

12:30-1:30 p.m.

From Inclusion to Inclusive Schooling: English language Learners in the Mainstream Classroom

a Wisconsin Ideas in Education Lecture featuring Ester de Jong

Wisconsin Idea Room (159), Education Building

3:30 p.m.

Laboratory of Genetics Spring Colloquium

Heidi Dvinge - "Splicing dys-regulation in cancers: mechanisms and consequences”

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

7-8:15 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ the Lab

“Can Everyone be a Hero? The Beauty of Paired Kidney Exchange” by Joshua Mezrich

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, January 25, 2018

9-11:30 a.m.

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Erik Jeppesen

Climate change effects on shallow lakes- evidence from cross-system studies (arctic to the tropics), mesocosm experiments and modelling

168 Noland Zoology Building

3:45 p.m.

Gender & Women’s Studies Colloquium Series

Jenny Higgins: The Intimate Link: Sexuality's Critical Role in Contraceptive Use. New Models, New Findings

3401 Sterling Hall

Friday, January 26, 2018

2:30-3:30 p.m.

Neurology Grand Rounds

Building Quality into a Spinal Practice

1220 UW Medical Foundation Centennial Building

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

12:05-1:05 p.m.

Chaos and Complex Systems Seminar

Stochastic optimization: Making complex design, planning, and operation decisions in the face of uncertainty

4274 Chamberlin Hall

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

10:30-11:30 a.m.

Cancer Biology "Student Choice" Seminar

Chromatin Modifications and Tumorigenesis

1345 Health Sciences Learning Center

3:30 p.m.

Laboratory of Genetics Spring Colloquium

Doris Wagner - "Reprogramming development in the context of chromatin”

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

7-8:15 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ the Lab

"The Health of Cranes: Avian Medicine in Conservation" by Dr. Barry Hartup

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, February 01, 2018

9-11:30 a.m.

Restoration and ‘‘Novel Ecosystems’’: Priority Or Paradox?

Arboretum Winter Enrichment Lecture

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

3-4:30 p.m.

What Evidence Helps You Get the Educational Outcomes You Aim For?

The Center for Ethics & Education featuring Nancy Cartwright

Wisconsin Idea Room (159), Education Building

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Jarmila Pittermann

I will survive! A Cenozoic perspective on the physiology of conifers and ferns

168 Noland Zoology Building

Friday, February 02, 2018

1:30-4:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Lily Khadempour

Microbial mediation of herbivory in the leaf-cutter ant system

168 Noland Zoology Building

3:30 p.m.

Is the Scientific Method a Myth?

Professor Nancy Cartwright and Professor Elliott Sober

Auditoreum-Room 121, Pyle Center

Tuesday, February 06, 2018

11 a.m.-noon

FRESH Seminar

Exploring a U.S. Without Livestock

6201 Microbial Sciences

12:05-1 p.m.

Chaos and Complex Systems Seminar

Prions and the environment

4274 Chamberlin Hall

Wednesday, February 07, 2018

3:30 p.m.

Laboratory of Genetics Spring Colloquium

Anne Villeneueve - “Dynamic architecture of meiotic chromosomes and recombination sites”

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

5-6:15 p.m.

Visiting Artist Colloquium

Kitundu

Conrad A. Elvehjem Building, Rm L160, 800 University Ave, Madison WI 53706

6:30 p.m.

Science on Tap - Minocqua

Wildlife Science in Wisconsin

Minocqua Brewing Company, 238 Lakeshore Dr, Minocqua, WI 54548

7-8:15 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ the Lab

"Research at the UW-Madison Arboretum" by Brad Herrick

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, February 08, 2018

9-11:30 a.m.

Frogs, Karner Blue Butterflies, and Trout: Fifty Years of Citizen Science

Arboretum Winter Enrichment Lecture

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Chris Hittinger

Genomic and metabolic evolution of yeasts

168 Noland Zoology Building

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

12:05-1 p.m.

Chaos and Complex Systems Seminar

Complexity in gene editing outcomes with defined CRISPR nanoparticles

4274 Chamberlin Hall

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

3:30 p.m.

Laboratory of Genetics Spring Colloquium

Junsu Kang - "Fishing for the regulators of tissue regeneration”

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

5-6:15 p.m.

Visiting Artist Colloquium

Annie Evelyn

Conrad A. Elvehjem Building, Rm L160, 800 University Ave, Madison WI 53706

7-8:15 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ the Lab

"Darwin Day Speaker: The Evolution of Meiosis & Sex" by John Logsdon, University of Iowa

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, February 15, 2018

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Seth Blair

The outs and ins of growth and polarity in Drosophila

168 Noland Zoology Building

6-7:30 p.m.

Friday, February 16, 2018

7-8:30 p.m.

Solomon Carter Fuller Memory Screening Events

Free public talk about Alzheimer’s disease and dementia

Fountain of Life Covenant Church

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

11 a.m.-noon

FRESH Seminar

Amy Mackey, Abbott Laboratories

6201 Microbial Sciences

12:05-1 p.m.

Chaos and Complex Systems Seminar

Interactions between environment and host epigenome: metabolism, the microbiota, and hibernation

4274 Chamberlin Hall