Lectures

Thursday, October 05, 2017

6-8 p.m.

Badger Café: “Political Polarization in American Politics”

University Club of Milwaukee, 924 E. Wells Street, Milwaukee, WI 53202

Friday, October 06, 2017

Noon-1:30 p.m.

Center for Southeast Asian Studies Friday Forum Lecture Series

John D. Phan, "Nationalism and the Sinograph in Early 20th Century Tonkin"

206, Ingraham Hall

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Yi-Fu Tuan Lecture

"Modernity, Jews, and the City in the American Sociological Tradition, 1915 - 1934" - Chad Goldberg, UW Madison, Department of Sociology

180 Science Hall

6:30-7:45 p.m.

Gut Reaction

Microbes, Diet and Health

Woolen Mill Gallery, 28 E Main St, Reedsburg, WI 53959

Monday, October 09, 2017

Noon-1 p.m.

Population Health Sciences Monday Seminar

Nasia Safdar, MD, Associate Professor, Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, UW School of Medicine and Public Health

1345 Health Sciences Learning Center

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biochemistry Colloquium

How Specific Factors Collaborate to Regulate Distinct Steps in the Transcription Cycle

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

7:30 p.m.

Dinner at the Center of the Earth

Nathan Englander

Madison Public Library, Central Branch

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

11 a.m.-noon

FRESH Seminar

Communicating about foodborne outbreaks: How to decide what to say and when to say it

6201 Microbial Sciences

Noon

Nabuco Awards Winners

Presented by: Loren Peabody and Colten Parr

206 Ingraham Hall

Noon-1 p.m.

Chaos and Complex Systems Seminar

The Complexities of Growing Up and Growing Old

4274 Chamberlin Hall

7 p.m.

Teatro Línea de Sombra

Performance: Baños Roma

Fredric March Play Circle Theater, Memorial Union

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

7-8:15 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ the Lab

"Building UW-Madison's New Meat Lab" by Jeff Sindelar

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Noon-1 p.m.

Soulful Objects, Selfless Objects: The Nature of Figures and Images of Hindu Gods

Amy Hirtschtick (Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire)

206 Ingraham Hall

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Julia Sigwart

What species mean: biodiversity dynamics in deep time and in the deep sea

B302 Birge Hall

Friday, October 13, 2017

Noon-1:30 p.m.

Center for Southeast Asian Studies Friday Forum Lecture Series

Tun Myint, "Citizen Science and Sustainability: How does Individual Knowledge Relate to System Level Social-ecological Interactions in Pak Mun Dam Case in Thailand"

206, Ingraham Hall

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Yi-Fu Tuan Lecture

"The Enemy Within: Criminalizing Muslim Youth in the United States" - Nicole Nguyen, University of Illinois-Chicago, College of Education

180 Science Hall

Sunday, October 15, 2017

6-8 p.m.

Badger Café: “Science Journalism in the 21st Century”

Coughlin Center, 625 E. County Road Y, Oshkosh, WI

Monday, October 16, 2017

Noon-1 p.m.

Population Health Sciences Monday Seminar

Ryan Kipp, MD, Assistant Professor (CHS), Division of Cardiovascular Disease, Department of Medicine, UW School of Medicine and Public Health

1335 Health Sciences Learning Center

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biochemistry Colloquium

A Quantitative-biology Approach to Dissecting Bacterial Responses to Antibiotics

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Noon

Managing Water Resources in Chile's semi-arid Elqui Valley

Presented by: Paul Block, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

206 Ingraham Hall

Noon-1 p.m.

Chaos and Complex Systems Seminar

Chaos theory from a topological perspective

4274 Chamberlin Hall

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Noon-1 p.m.

Clarified Commodities: Food Fights Between Politics and Economy in Interwar North India

Rachel Berger (Associate Professor, History, Concordia University)

206 Ingraham Hall

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Lawren Sack

New insights into leaf hydraulic design and its implications for the drought responses of species and ecosystems

B302 Birge Hall

4-5:30 p.m.

CREECA Fall Lecture Series

"Russia's Demographic Trends"

206 Ingraham Hall

5 p.m.

Littlefield Leadership Lecture

Building A Culture of Health for Older Adults through Community Engagement

Signe Skott Cooper Hall

6 p.m.

Christina Sharpe

Nellie Y. McKay Lecture in the Humanities. Lecture: BLACK. STILL. LIFE

L140 Conrad A. Elvehjem Building

6 p.m.

Friday, October 20, 2017

Noon-1 p.m.

Archaeology Brown Bag Lecture

Applications of 3D photogrammetry for Archaeological Remains

5230 Sewell Social Sciences

2:30-3:30 p.m.

Neurology Grand Rounds

Critical Care EEG Monitoring: APractical Update

1220 UW Medical Foundation Centennial Building

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Yi-Fu Tuan Lecture

"The Politics of Value" - Jane Collins, UW Madison, Environmental Sociology & Women's Studies

180 Science Hall

Monday, October 23, 2017

Noon-1 p.m.

Population Health Sciences Monday Seminar

Daniel M. Hausman, PhD, Herbert A. Simon and Hilldale Professor, Department of Philosophy, Department of Medical History and Bioethics, University of Wisconsin-Madison

1345 Health Sciences Learning Center

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biochemistry Colloquium

Discovery of Gut-Based Therapeutics for the Treatment of Diabetes, Obesity, and Beyond

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

7:30 p.m.

Wu Hung

Harrie A. Vanderstappen Distinguished Professor of Chinese Art, Department of Art History, The University of Chicago

L160 Conrad A. Elvehjem Building

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

11 a.m.-noon

FRESH Seminar

Marty Putz, Director of Quality and Food Safety, Kwik Trip

6201 Microbial Sciences

Noon-1 p.m.

Textiles in Arequipa, Peru

Presented by: Blenda Femanias

206 Ingraham Hall

Noon-1 p.m.

Chaos and Complex Systems Seminar

How an important Supreme Court case was created

4274 Chamberlin Hall

5:30-6:30 p.m.

Nathan Gibson Presents "Collecting, Hoarding, and Sorting: Creating Personal Archives"

A Workshop from "Traditions in Dialogue: Nordic-American Communities and their Arts in Local and Transnational Contexts"

Memorial Library 126, Memorial Library