Lectures

Monday, November 20, 2017

Noon-1 p.m.

Population Health Sciences Monday Seminar

Paul Peppard, PhD, Principal Investigator, Wisconsin Sleep Cohort Study, Co-Director, Survey of the Health of Wisconsin (SHOW), Associate Professor, Department of Population Health Sciences, UW School of Medicine and Public Health

1345 Health Sciences Learning Center

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biochemistry Colloquium

Non-equilibrium Regulation of DNA Transcription

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

5-6 p.m.

Community Development in Ethiopia

Project Mercy's Holistic Approach to Alleviating Poverty

1325 Health Sciences Learning Center

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Noon-1 p.m.

Chaos and Complex Systems Seminar

Artificial intelligence: Evolution and agency

4274 Chamberlin Hall

Monday, November 27, 2017

Noon-1 p.m.

Population Health Sciences Monday Seminar

Paul Robbins, PhD, Director, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison

1345 Health Sciences Learning Center

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biochemistry Colloquium

Filoviral Immune Evasion Mechanisms

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

11 a.m.-noon

FRESH Seminar

Nanotechnology and its impact on water and food safety

6201 Microbial Sciences

Noon-1 p.m.

Chaos and Complex Systems Seminar

Activation versus information in visual working memory

4274 Chamberlin Hall

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

4-5:15 p.m.

FRIT Research Seminar Series

November Edition

TITU , Union South

5-6:15 p.m.

Visiting Artist Colloquium - Tip Toland

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

6:30 p.m.

Ethics, Journalism and the Battle Over Health Care

A panel discussion about news coverage of the health care policy debate

Overture Center for the Arts

7-8:15 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ the Lab

"The Wisconsin Maple Syrup Culture & Industry" by Ted Simpson

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Noon-1 p.m.

"The Source of Strength: Shakti and Formations of the Feminine through the Image of the Goddess-Woman"

Nkoyo Edoho-Eket (PhD Candidate, Asian Languages and Cultures, UW-Madison)

206 Ingraham Hall

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Daniel Rubenstein

EMLEN LECTURE: Social networks and animal societies: linking form with function

B302 Birge Hall

3:45 p.m.

Gender & Women’s Studies Colloquium Series

Roudabeh Kishi and Najia Hichmine

3401 Sterling Hall

4-5:30 p.m.

Yi-Fu Tuan Lecture

"Synthetic Biology and the Conservation of Nature" - Kent Redford, Archipelago Consulting; Irvington, NY

1153 Mechanical Engineering Building

4-5:30 p.m.

CREECA Fall Lecture Series

"Russian Migration Legislation, Re-entry Bans and Their Meaning for Transnational Tajik Migrants"

206 Ingraham Hall

Friday, December 01, 2017

Noon-1:30 p.m.

Center for Southeast Asian Studies Friday Forum Lecture Series

Sinae Hyun, "Disenchanted: American Cold War Missions in Thailand through the Stories of the Young Family"

206, Ingraham Hall

Noon-1 p.m.

Archaeology Brown Bag Lecture

Native American Agriculture in Southwest Wisconsin

5230 Sewell Social Sciences

2:30-3:30 p.m.

Neurology Grand Rounds

Neurology of Neglected Tropical Diseases ~ Part II

1220 UW Medical Foundation Centennial Building

Monday, December 04, 2017

Noon-1 p.m.

Population Health Sciences Monday Seminar

Lisa Berger, PhD and David Frazer, MPH, Center for Urban Population Health, University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee

1345 Health Sciences Learning Center

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biochemistry Colloquium

Protein Mechanics: The Link Between Structure, Function, and Evolution

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

Wednesday, December 06, 2017

5-6:15 p.m.

Visiting Artist Colloquium - Marwin Begaye

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

7-8:15 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ the Lab

"Designing & Building UW's New Meat Lab" by Jeff Sindelar

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, December 07, 2017

12:30-1:30 p.m.

What's in a name

The Psychological and Behavioral Effects of E-Signatures on Individual Decision-Making

Madison Public Library, 201 W. Mifflin Street, 3rd floor

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: José Dinneny

Stressed! How plants cope through dynamic responses

B302 Birge Hall

4-5:30 p.m.

Friday, December 08, 2017

Noon-1:30 p.m.

Center for Southeast Asian Studies Friday Forum Lecture Series

Evan Laksmana, "Reshuffling the Deck? Organizational Evolution, Officer Promotion, and Military Reform in Post-Authoritarian Indonesia"

206, Ingraham Hall

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Yi-Fu Tuan Lecture

" Historical Settlement, Mining Contamination, and River Sediment Management in the Old Lead Belt, Ozark Highlands" - Robert Pavlowsky, Missouri State University, Department of Geography

180 Science Hall

Monday, December 11, 2017

Noon-1 p.m.

Population Health Sciences Monday Seminar

Anita Mukherjee, PhD, Assistant Professor, Risk and Insurance Department, Wisconsin School of Business, University of Wisconsin-Madison

1345 Health Sciences Learning Center

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biochemistry Colloquium

Optical Tweezers: Gene Regulation, Studied One Molecule at a Time

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Noon-1 p.m.

Chaos and Complex Systems Seminar

Fractal occupancy of human landscapes: The concept of profit in Evansville, WI

4274 Chamberlin Hall

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

All day

Wednesday Nite @ the Lab

"Unraveling Bacterial Biofilm Development from the Outside In" by Julia Nepper

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, December 14, 2017

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Amy Litt

Genomic insights into the diversification of plant form and function

B302 Birge Hall

Friday, December 15, 2017

2:30-3:30 p.m.

Neurology Grand Rounds

The Pulfrich Effect - Implications for Multiple Sclerosis and Other Neurological Disorders

1220 UW Medical Foundation Centennial Building

Monday, December 18, 2017

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biochemistry Colloquium

New Insights into the Feedback Regulation of HMG CoA Reductase, the Rate-limiting Enzyme in Cholesterol Synthesis

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building