Science

Today, October 19, 2017

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Richard Lankau

Macroscale consequences of microbial interactions: Fungal influences on tree range dynamics in a changing world

B302 Birge Hall

Friday, October 20, 2017

8-9:30 p.m.

Party With the Stars at Space Place

Space Place, 2300 S. Park St.

Saturday, October 21, 2017

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, October 22, 2017

1-2:30 p.m.

Red Lanterns

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

1:30-3:30 p.m.

Colors of Nature

Arboretum Family Nature Program

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Monday, October 23, 2017

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

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

11 a.m.-noon

FRESH Seminar

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

6201 Microbial Sciences

6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

7-8:15 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ the Lab

"Dark Snow: Investigating Smoke on the Greenland Ice Sheet from a Zero-emission Wind-propelled Sled" by Ross Edwards, Curtin University, Perth, Australia

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, October 26, 2017

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Leslie Turner

Genomics of Hybrid Sterility in House Mice

B302 Birge Hall

Friday, October 27, 2017

2-4 p.m.

Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Mapping Census data with ArcGIS 10.4

380 Science Hall

3:30-4:30 p.m.

2017 Hutchinson Lecture

The Face of a Molecule: Accelerating the Discovery of Bioactive Cyanobacteiral Natural Products through Applicaiton of Novel Methodologies

Saturday, October 28, 2017

9 a.m.-noon

Ecological Restoration Work Party

Arboretum Core Area and Curtis Prairie

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Sunday, October 29, 2017

1-3:30 p.m.

Getting Lost in the City

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Noon-1 p.m.

Agronomy Colloquium

“Genome editing in crops: techniques, opportunities and challenges”

108 Moore Hall - Agronomy

7-8:15 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ the Lab

"The Great Sphinx, From the Eocene to the Anthropocene" by Bob Schneiker

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, November 02, 2017

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Carlos Eduardo Santibáñez López

The evolution of the peptide calcin family in Scorpion venom through a phylogenomic spyglass

B302 Birge Hall

Saturday, November 04, 2017

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.-3 p.m.

Saturday Science at Discovery

Mars in Madison

Town Center, Discovery Building

Sunday, November 05, 2017

12:30-4 p.m.

Wisconsin Geology

Arboretum Exploration Stations

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

1-3 p.m.

Follow the Glacier

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

1:30-2:30 p.m.

Shapes on the Land

Arboretum Family Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Monday, November 06, 2017

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biochemistry Colloquium

Design of Reprogrammed and New Molecular and Cellular Functions

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Noon-1 p.m.

On the Backs of Tortoises: the will to save the Galápagos Islands.

: Elizabeth Hennessy, Assistant Professor of World Environmental History in the History Department and the Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies

206 Ingraham Hall

Wednesday, November 08, 2017

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Thursday, November 09, 2017

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Frederick R. Prete

Cognitive Psychology to Interneurons: How Praying Mantises Construct the Abstract Category, "Prey"

B302 Birge Hall

Friday, November 10, 2017

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Saturday, November 11, 2017

9 a.m.-noon

Ecological Restoration Work Party

Arboretum Core Area and Curtis Prairie

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Sunday, November 12, 2017

1-2:30 p.m.

The CCC and the Arboretum

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Monday, November 13, 2017

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biochemistry Colloquium

Making Sense of Non-coding Transcription

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building