Science

Saturday, December 03, 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

10 a.m.-noon

Saturday Science at Discovery

Riveting Robots

Town Center, Discovery Building

Sunday, December 04, 2016

1-3 p.m.

Effigy Mounds

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Wednesday, December 07, 2016

10:30-11:30 a.m.

Cancer Biology Seminar

Human Genes Required for Kaposi's Sarcoma-Associated Herpesvirus-Induced B Cell Survival and Proliferation

1345 Health Sciences Learning Center

6:30-9 p.m.

December Science on Tap

“Genetically Modified Crops: What are the Benefits & Risks?”

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

7 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ The Lab

"Finding Lt. Fazekas" by Prof. Leslie Eisenberg, Dept. of Anthropology; Dr. Ryan Wubben, Med Flight; and Prof. Tom Zinnen, UW Biotech Center and UWEX

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, December 08, 2016

3:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: David Moeller

Speciation and mating system evolution in Clarkia

B302 Birge Hall

3:30 p.m.

Ancient DNA View of Human Origins

International Harry Steenbock Lecture in Biochemistry

1125 DeLuca Biochemistry Building

Friday, December 09, 2016

4 p.m.

Of Neandertals, Denisovans, and Modern Humans

International Harry Steenbock Lecture in Biochemistry

Wisconsin Historical Society

7:30-9 p.m.

SoundWaves

The Vision Thing: Putting It into Perspective

H.F. DeLuca Forum, Discovery Building

Saturday, December 10, 2016

9 a.m.-noon

Ecological Restoration Work Party

Arboretum Core Area and Curtis Prairie

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

1-3:30 p.m.

Effigy Mound Culture

Arboretum Class

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Sunday, December 11, 2016

1-2:30 p.m.

Winter Birds

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

1:30-2:30 p.m.

Our Feathered Friends

Arboretum Family Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

7-8 p.m.

Guest Presentation at Space Place

The Great American Eclipse: August 2017

Space Place, 2300 S. Park St.

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

7 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ The Lab

"Genetically Engineered Crops (or GMOs): Fact or Fiction" by Prof. Richard Amasino, Dept. of Biochemistry

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, December 15, 2016

3:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Lee Dugatkin

Altruism writ small: E. coli and antibiotic resistance

B302 Birge Hall

Saturday, December 17, 2016

9 a.m.-noon

Ecological Restoration Work Party

Arboretum Grady Tract

Meet at Grady Tract parking lot (SE corner Seminole Hwy & W Beltline Frontage Rd), UW-Madison Arboretum

Sunday, December 18, 2016

1-2:30 p.m.

Conifers

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

4-5:30 p.m.

Solstice

Arboretum Night Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

7 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ The Lab

"Bubonic Plague in Central Asia" by Prof. Uli Schamiloglu, Dept. of Languages and Cultures of Asia

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Saturday, December 31, 2016

6:30-8:30 p.m.

Annual New Year’s Eve Walk

Arboretum Night Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Thursday, January 05, 2017

9-11:30 a.m.

Saturday, January 07, 2017

10 a.m.-noon

Saturday Science at Discovery

Adaptation & Survival

Town Center, Discovery Building

Thursday, January 12, 2017

9-11:30 a.m.

Tales from the Arboretum’s Gardens

Arboretum Winter Enrichment Lecture

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Thursday, January 19, 2017

9-11:30 a.m.

Thursday, January 26, 2017

9-11:30 a.m.

The Hegemony of Archaeological Cartography

Arboretum Winter Enrichment Lecture

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Thursday, February 02, 2017

9-11:30 a.m.

Wisconsin's Native Reptiles and Amphibians

Arboretum Winter Enrichment Lecture

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Saturday, February 04, 2017
Thursday, February 09, 2017

9-11:30 a.m.

Science Day: Current Research at the Arboretum

Arboretum Special Event

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Thursday, February 16, 2017

9-11:30 a.m.

The River that Flows Uphill

Arboretum Winter Enrichment Lecture

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Saturday, February 18, 2017

11 a.m.

Wisconsin Women's Basketball vs. Rutgers

Play4Kay Think Pink Breast Cancer Awareness Game

The Kohl Center

Thursday, February 23, 2017

9-11:30 a.m.

Assessing Wisconsin's Beetle Diversity (Coleoptera)

Arboretum Winter Enrichment Lecture

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Thursday, March 02, 2017

9-11:30 a.m.

The Human-Wildlife Connection: Why We Pay to Understand

Arboretum Winter Enrichment Lecture

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Saturday, March 04, 2017
Thursday, March 09, 2017
Sunday, March 12, 2017

1 p.m.

Waisman Center Children's Theatre

Mad Science - Sounds Like Science

Friends of the Waisman Center Auditorium, Waisman Center