Science

Today, February 13, 2016

9 a.m.-noon

Ecological Restoration Work Party

Arboretum Core Area

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

1-3 p.m.

All About Mammals

Arboretum Class

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Sunday, February 14, 2016

1-2:30 p.m.

Life in Winter

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

1:30-2:30 p.m.

Animal Tracks

Arboretum Family Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Monday, February 15, 2016

3:30 p.m.

Biochemistry Colloquium

Converging on Fis1 Mechanism in Mitochondrial Fission: Evolution vs. Intelligent Design?

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

11 a.m.-noon

Cancer Biology Seminar

Epigenetic Regulation of RNA Polymerase Pausing Dynamics - Implications for Cancer Biology Therapy

1345 Health Sciences Learning Center

11 a.m.-noon

Cancer Biology Seminar

The Biology of Myeloid Neoplasia, from Pre-Malignancy to Acute Leukemia

1345 Health Sciences Learning Center

7 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ The Lab

"Standing on the Shoulders of Giants in the Digital Age: A Look at Charles Van Hise’s Field Notebooks" by Carol McCartney, outreach manager, Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, February 18, 2016

9-11:30 a.m.

The Arboretum, A Place in History

Arboretum Winter Enrichment Lecture

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

3:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Graham Farquhar

Water-use efficiency and water use effectiveness, a stomatal perspective using stable isotopes

168 Noland Zoology Building

Friday, February 19, 2016

Noon-1 p.m.

John D. Wiley Seminar Series at the Waisman Center

"Neocortical Synapses: History, Experience and Impact Matter"

Waisman Center

Saturday, February 20, 2016

6:30-8 p.m.

The Snow Moon

Arboretum Night Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Sunday, February 21, 2016

1-2:30 p.m.

Winter Sampler

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

1-3 p.m.

Lakeshore Nature Preserve Volunteer Work Party

Meet at Picnic Point parking lot 129 (2004 University Bay Drive). On 80 bus route.

Monday, February 22, 2016

3:30 p.m.

Biochemistry Colloquium

Coupling transcription with mRNA processing and chromatin

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

11 a.m.-noon

FRI FRESH Seminar Series

Classification of Red and Processed Meats as Carcinogens: What Does This Mean?

6201 Microbial Sciences

Thursday, February 25, 2016

9-11:30 a.m.

Common Insects at the Arboretum

Arboretum Winter Enrichment Lecture

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

3:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Robin Kimmerer

Restoration and Reciprocity: Traditional knowledge and ecological restoration

168 Noland Zoology Building

Friday, February 26, 2016

Noon

John D. Wiley Seminar Series

"Developing Innovative Technology to Enhance Research and Practice in Individuals on the Autism Spectrum: A Computational Behavioral Science Approach"

Waisman Center

Saturday, February 27, 2016

9 a.m.-noon

Ecological Restoration Work Party

Arboretum Core Area

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Sunday, February 28, 2016

1-2:30 p.m.

The End of Winter

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

5:30-7 p.m.

The Night Sky

Arboretum Family Nature Program

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Monday, February 29, 2016

3:30 p.m.

Biochemistry Colloquium

Congenital heart disease, Heterotaxy, and context dependent functions of nucleoporins

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

Wednesday, March 02, 2016

6:30-8 p.m.

Science on Tap

Wisconsin Fishes

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

Thursday, March 03, 2016

9-11:30 a.m.

Human Nature: Exploring Adolescent Behavior

Arboretum Winter Enrichment Lecture

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

3:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Stuart McDaniel

Fisher and Mendel fistfight in heaven: the quantitative genetics of biased segregation

168 Noland Zoology Building

6-8 p.m.

The Art of Pruning

Arboretum Class

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

7-9 p.m.

AOS Colloquium

ROBOCK Lecture Series: David Archer

AB 20, Weeks Hall for Geological Sciences

Friday, March 04, 2016

9-10 a.m.

Noon

Mayor Paul Memorial Lecture at the Waisman Center

"Noise in the Machine: Brain Connectivity from Autism to Zen"

Waisman Center

Saturday, March 05, 2016

9 a.m.-noon

Ecological Restoration Work Party

Arboretum Wingra Oak Savanna

Meet at Wingra Springs parking lot (Arbor Dr, off Monroe St), UW-Madison Arboretum

9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Madison Reads Leopold

Arboretum Special Event

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

10 a.m.-noon

Saturday Science at Discovery

Aldo Leopold Day

Town Center, Discovery Building

Sunday, March 06, 2016

1-2:30 p.m.

Walking in Leopold’s Footsteps

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Monday, March 07, 2016

3:30 p.m.

Biochemistry Colloquium

Overcoming obstacles: Single-molecule visualization of DNA repair

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

Tuesday, March 08, 2016

11 a.m.-noon

FRI FRESH Seminar Series

Indicators for Impact: Enabling Farmers Market Managers to Collect, Analyze, Interpret, and Report Data

6201 Microbial Sciences

Thursday, March 10, 2016

9-11:30 a.m.

Ecological Responses to Climate Changes Since the Last Ice Age

Arboretum Winter Enrichment Lecture

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum