Science

Saturday, November 29, 2014
Sunday, November 30, 2014

10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Local Products Fair

Arboretum Special Event

Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

1-3 p.m.

Effigy Mounds

Arboretum Walk

Wingra Springs Parking Lot

2 p.m.

Once Upon a Christmas Cheery, In the Lab of Shakhashiri

A special 45th anniversary event

Wisconsin Union Theater

Monday, December 01, 2014

3:30 p.m.

Contemporary Biochemistry

Mitochondrial Movement and Clearance and Why it Matters to Neurons

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

4-5 p.m.

Sustainable Energy Seminar Series

Nuclear and Solar Energy Systems Using Supercritical Pressure Carbon Dioxide Cycles

Wisconsin Energy Institute

Tuesday, December 02, 2014

11 a.m.-noon

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

11 a.m.-noon

Cancer Biology Seminar

NKT Cells Calibrate Innate Lipid Mediator Pathways

1345 Health Sciences Learning Center

12:30-1:30 p.m.

SILO Seminar

Alberto Del Pia

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

4 p.m.

From Big Data to Big Statistics

Lecture by John Sall, co-founder and executive vice president of SAS

H.F. DeLuca Forum, Discovery Building

5 p.m.

Public CAVE Tour

Living Environments Lab

Discovery Building, 330 N. Orchard St.

7 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ The Lab

The Wisconsin Fermentation Initiative

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, December 04, 2014

3:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium

Unraveling Mysteries of Hibernation: Basic Science to Biomedical Applications

B302 Birge Hall

7 p.m.

The 2013 Archaeological Field Season at Aztalan and the 'Loss of Innocence'

Wisconsin Historical Society (across from the Memorial Union)

8 p.m.

Tropical Forest Funkraiser

High Noon Saloon

Friday, December 05, 2014
Saturday, December 06, 2014

9 a.m.-noon

Ecological Restoration Work Party

Arboretum Wingra Oak Savanna

Parking lot at Arbor Drive and Monroe Street

10 a.m.-noon

6:30-8 p.m.

The Long Night Moon

Arboretum Night Walk

Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Sunday, December 07, 2014

1-2:30 p.m.

Naturalist’s Choice

Arboretum Walk

Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Monday, December 08, 2014

Noon-1 p.m.

Astronomy Lunch Lectures: Christopher Herron

Characterising Interstellar Magneto-ionic Turbulence with Synchrotron Fluctuations

4421 Sterling Hall

3:30 p.m.

Contemporary Biochemistry

New Tools for Unlocking Cell Polarity

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

Tuesday, December 09, 2014

7-8 p.m.

Guest Speaker at UW Space Place

Ghost Hunting at 500 parsecs: Finding Magnetospheres of Massive Stars

Space Place, 2300 S. Park St.

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

11 a.m.-noon

Cancer Biology Seminar

SWI/SNF Chromatin Remodeling Complexes are Frequently Mutated in Cancer: Mechanisms and Potential Therapeutic Targeting

1345 Health Sciences Learning Center

12:30 p.m.

SILO Seminar

Systems Information Learning Optimization

3rd Floor Multifunctional Room (3280B), Discovery Building

Thursday, December 11, 2014

3:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium

The first hours of engagement: harvesting bacterial symbionts from the environment

B302 Birge Hall

Saturday, December 13, 2014

9 a.m.-noon

Ecological Restoration Work Party

Arboretum Core Area and Curtis Prairie

Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Sunday, December 14, 2014

1-2:30 p.m.

Winter Birds

Arboretum Walk

Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

1:30-2:30 p.m.

Our Feathered Friends

Arboretum Family Walk

Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Monday, December 15, 2014

3:30 p.m.

Contemporary Biochemistry

Global analysis of mRNA/protein interactions in the early Drosophila embryo

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Saturday, December 20, 2014

9 a.m.-noon

Ecological Restoration Work Party

Arboretum Grady Tract

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