Science

Today, April 16, 2014
Thursday, April 17, 2014

4 p.m.

Materials Science Program Seminar

Seeing is Believing: Ion Intercalation in Materials for Batteries & Fuel Cells

265 Materials Science and Engineering Building

4:15-5:15 p.m.

Weston Roundtable

Water for food: What are the challenges facing global food security and how can science help?

1106 Mechanical Engineering Building

7 p.m.

Department of Atmospheric & Oceanic Sciences Annual Len Robock Lecture

Dr. Michael Mann: The Hockey Stick and the Climate Wars: Dispatches From The Front Lines

1220 Microbial Sciences

Friday, April 18, 2014

8 a.m.

5th Annual Perlman Symposium

On Antibiotic Discovery and Development

Ebling Symposium Center, Microbial Sciences

Saturday, April 19, 2014

9 a.m.-noon

Arboretum Ecological Restoration Work Party

Grady Tract

Grady Tract parking lot (SE corner of Seminole Hwy and Beltline frontage road), UW-Madison Arboretum

10 a.m.

Spring Sprint for the Arb

Arboretum Special Event

Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Sunday, April 20, 2014

1-2:30 p.m.

For Love of the Earth

Arboretum Walk

Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Monday, April 21, 2014

3:30 p.m.

Biochemistry Colloquium - Peter Arvan

Mutant INS gene-induced Diabetes of Youth (MIDY) is a Disease of Proinsulin Misfolding

1211 Biochemical Sciences Building

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

9 a.m.-3 p.m.

The CALS Undergraduate Research Symposium

Put your research on display!

Ebling, 1st Floor Atrium, Microbial Sciences

9 a.m.

Nelson Institute Earth Day Conference

Earth: To Be Determied - Ecology, Economy and Justice in a Rapidly Changing World

Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center, 1 John Nolen Drive, Madison, WI

3:30 p.m.

Biochemistry Colloquium - Student Sponsored Speaker - Robert Stroud

Wiggle, Wiggle, Not a Trickle; How do Membrane Transporters Work?

1211 Biochemical Sciences Building

9 p.m.

Continuing Studies

Care That Matters: Providing Person-Centered Dementia Care

Pyle Center, 702 Langdon St

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

9-10 a.m.

McArdle Seminar in Cancer Biology

Retrovirus Assembly and Spread: Roles Played by Phospholipids, RNA, and Cell Polarity

Auditorium, Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

6 p.m.

Fighting Ovarian Cancer with Biostatistics

Morgridge Institute Crossroads of Ideas: Computation and Human Health

Town Center, Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery

7 p.m.

Early Signs of Spring

Arboretum Native Plant Garden Tour

Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Thursday, April 24, 2014

12:30 p.m.

Holtz Center for Science & Technology Studies Brown Bag Series

From River to Border: The Jordan Between Empire and Nation-State

8411 Sewell Social Sciences

2 p.m.

Medical Scientist Training Program Annual Spring Symposium

Medical Scientist Training Program (MD/PhD program)

DeLuca Forum, Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery

Friday, April 25, 2014

4-5 p.m.

WID-DOW Seminar

3rd Floor Teaching Lab (3280B), Discovery Building, 330 N. Orchard St.

Saturday, April 26, 2014

9 a.m.-noon

Arboretum Ecological Restoration Work Party

Core Area and Curtis Prairie

Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Sunday, April 27, 2014

8 a.m.

Breakfast on the Farm

Association of Women in Agriculture

Stock Pavilion

12:30-3:30 p.m.

Springtime at Teal Pond

Arboretum Earth Partnership for Families

Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

1-2:30 p.m.

Woodland Wildflowers

Arboretum Walk

Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Monday, April 28, 2014

3:30 p.m.

Everson Lecture - Charles Deber

Novel Synthetic Strategies to Overcome Antibiotic Resistance

1211 Biochemical Sciences Building

4-5 p.m.

WID-DOW Seminar

Victor Zavala, Mathematician, Argonne National Lab

3rd Floor Teaching Lab (3280B), Discovery Building, 330 N. Orchard St.

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

11 a.m.-noon

Food Research Seminar: FRESH

Impact of nitrite and natural antimicrobials on the microbiological safety of meats

6201 Microbial Sciences

Noon-1 p.m.

Chaos and Complex Systems Seminar

Event detection in the Twittersphere

4274 Chamberlin Hall

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

7 a.m.-6 p.m.

Wisconsin Stem Cell Symposium

From Stem Cells to Blood

BioPharmaceutical Technology Center, 5445 East Cheryl Parkway, Madison, WI

9-10 a.m.

McArdle Seminar in Cancer Biology

Using Flies to Study Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)

Auditorium, Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Continuing Studies

Mild Cognitive Impairment and Early Onset Dementia

Pyle Center, 702 Langdon St

7 p.m.

Early Spring Flowering Ornamentals

Arboretum Longenecker Horticultural Gardens Tour

Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Thursday, May 01, 2014

7:30 a.m.-8 p.m.

13th Annual International Bioethics Forum

3.8 Billion Years of Wisdom: Exploring the Genius of Nature

BioPharmaceutical Technology Center, 5445 East Cheryl Parkway, Madison, WI

Friday, May 02, 2014

7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

13th Annual International Bioethics Forum

3.8 Billion Years of Wisdom: Exploring the Genius of Nature

BioPharmaceutical Technology Center, 5445 East Cheryl Parkway, Madison, WI

Noon

WID-DOW Seminar

Benjamin Hobbs, Professor, Johns Hopkins

103 Taylor Hall