Today, March 29, 2017

4:30-5:45 p.m.

Visiting Artist Colloquium - Douglas Rieger

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

Thursday, March 30, 2017

3:30 p.m.

4 p.m.

Preston Colloquium featuring Natalie (Talia) Jomini Stroud

“Partisanship and the Search for Engaging News”

Nafziger Conference Room, 5055 , Vilas Hall

5:30 p.m.

The Rise of the Centumviral Court in the Julio-Claudian Period: An Alternative Arena of Aristocratic Competition

Matthew Roller, Vice Dean for Graduate Education, and Centers and Programs, Professor of Classics, Johns Hopkins University

114 Van Hise Hall

Friday, March 31, 2017


John D. Wiley Seminar Series

"Epigenetic Impact of Early Life Experiences: Sensitive Periods, Plasticity and the Inheritance of Behavior across Generations"

Waisman Center

2:30-3:30 p.m.

Neurology Grand Rounds

IV Thrombolysis in the Age of Advanced Endovascular Techniques

1220 UW Medical Foundation Centennial Building

3 p.m.

Mass Deportation and Global Capitalism

Tanya Golash-Boza, Professor, Sociology, University of California, Merced

354 Agricultural Hall

3:30 p.m.

Conversational Eliciture

By Professor Jonathan Cohen, U of C - San Diego

6191 Helen C. White Hall

Saturday, April 01, 2017

9:30 a.m.

Language Structure as a Mirror of Social Structure? The Case of the Shwitzer Language of Adams County, IN

Guido Seiler, Professor of Germanic Linguistics, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany

Pyle Center Auditorium, Pyle Center

4 p.m.

Interrogating Musical Identities

Eric Charry, Wesleyan University

Memorial Union

Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Noon-1 p.m.

Chaos and Complex Systems Seminar

Wet chaos & extreme rains in a changing climate

4274 Chamberlin Hall

4:30-9 p.m.

Wednesday, April 05, 2017

10:30-11:30 a.m.

Cancer Biology Seminar

HPV, Estrogen, and the Microenvironment: Cofactors in Cervical Carcinogenesis

1345 Health Sciences Learning Center

4 p.m.

How to Fight, and Win, the War on Science

Holtz Center Visiting Lecture Series

See TITU, Armory and Gymnasium (Red Gym)

4:30-5:45 p.m.

Visiting Artist Colloquium - Lori Talcott

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

Thursday, April 06, 2017


Intuitive Historiography in the Archive

Dr. Cheryl Spinner, Duke University

4207 Helen C. White Hall

12:30 p.m.

3:30 p.m.

5 p.m.

Badger Café: Keeping Our Great Lakes Great: Water-Quality Concerns

Join UW–Madison’s James Hurley MS’84, PhD’88 as he discusses current and emerging water-quality issues affecting our inland seas and how scientists and stakeholders are working together to address them.

Italian Community Center, 631 E. Chicago Street, Milwaukee, WI

Friday, April 07, 2017


John D. Wiley Seminar Series

"Using Genome Sequencing Methods to Identify Disease Genes and Your Recent Work on Developing Advanced Genomic Analysis Software"

Waisman Center

Monday, April 10, 2017

9-10 a.m.

Skin Disease Research Center Seminar

"Using transgenic mice to study skin inflammation; a basic science approach for studying psoriatic disease"

408 Service Memorial Institute


From Documentary to Social Media: Engaging the Public in Digital Humanities Scholarship with Social Media

Colleen Theisen, Outreach and Engagement Librarian at the University of Iowa Special Collections

4027 Helen C. White Hall

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

11 a.m.-noon

FRESH Seminar

Keeping Consumers Safe: The Role of a Food Microbiologist in a Global Food Company

6201 Microbial Sciences


From Document to Documentary: Engaging the Public in Digital Humanities Scholarship with Video

Katie Buehner, Head of Rita Benton Music Library at University of Iowa

Cat Lab 4191, Helen C. White Hall

4:15 p.m.

After the Fact: Literature, Politics, and Scientific Thinking in Modern Korea

Christopher Hanscom, Associate Professor of Korean Literature, UCLA

22 Ingraham Hall

7-8 p.m.

Guest Presentation at Space Place

"The Fastest Particles in the Universe"

Space Place, 2300 S. Park St.

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

4:30-5:45 p.m.

Visiting Artist Colloquium - MFA Candidates

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

Thursday, April 13, 2017


Peace but No Quiet: Vibrations and the Making of a Hindu Soundscape

Drew Thomases (Associate Professor, Department of Religious Studies, San Diego State University)

206 Ingraham Hall

3:30 p.m.

6:30 p.m.

The Painter's Touch: Materiality & Meaning in Chardin

Lecture by Prof. Ewa Lajer-Burcharth, Harvard University

Conrad A. Elvehjem Building

Friday, April 14, 2017

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Pharmaceutical Sciences Seminar

Fully Synthetic Carbohydrate-Based Vaccines and Immune Modulators

2006 Rennebohm Hall

4 p.m.

A Conversation with State Solicitors General: Reflections on Federalism, Executive Power, and Public Service

Keynote panel: Scott Keller, Noah Purcell, Carolyn Shapiro, Misha Tseytlin

2260 Law Building

4:30 p.m.