Science

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

10:30-11:30 a.m.

Cancer Biology Seminar

Mesenchymal Stromal Cells for Treatment of Radiation Toxicity

1345 Health Sciences Learning Center

Noon-1 p.m.

Agronomy Colloquium

“Meet your new CRISPR campus: Genome editing across UW-Madison”

108 Moore Hall - Agronomy

7-8:15 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ the Lab

"International Crane Foundation's Programs in Africa, Southeast Asia, and Australia" by Gopi Sundar and Kerryn Morrison

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, September 21, 2017

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Amy Alstad

Patterns and drivers of long-term plant community change in Wisconsin remnant prairies

B302 Birge Hall

Friday, September 22, 2017

6:30-8 p.m.

Equinox

Arboretum Night Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Saturday, September 23, 2017

9 a.m.-noon

Ecological Restoration Work Party

Arboretum Core Area and Curtis Prairie

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

1-3 p.m.

Fall in the Native Plant Garden

Arboretum Native Plant Garden Tour

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Sunday, September 24, 2017

1-2:30 p.m.

Arboretum Sampler

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

1:30-3:30 p.m.

Nature’s Transformers

Arboretum Family Nature Program

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

11 a.m.-noon

FRESH Seminar

Acrylamide formation in potato products: A summary of the findings from UW-Madison

6201 Microbial Sciences

4:30-5:30 p.m.

Global Health Tuesday: Water, Women and Fisheries

Addressing ecological realities impacting human health at Lake Victoria

1010 Medical Sciences Center

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Noon

Wildlife of Cuba

By: Nils Navarro

Russell Labs Room 150, 1645 Linden Dr.

7-8:15 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ the Lab

"The Demographics of Anti-Vaccination in the US" by Malia Jones

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, September 28, 2017

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Bruce Baldwin

Evolutionary and biogeographic perspectives from studies of oceanic island floras

B302 Birge Hall

Friday, September 29, 2017

2-4 p.m.

Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Mapping Census data with ArcGIS 10.4

380 Science Hall

Sunday, October 01, 2017

1-2:30 p.m.

October Birds on the Move

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Monday, October 02, 2017
Wednesday, October 04, 2017

10:30-11:30 a.m.

Cancer Biology Seminar

Investigating the Etiology of Breast Cancer Metastasis through genetic and Genomic Screens

1345 Health Sciences Learning Center

Noon-1 p.m.

Agronomy Colloquium

“The knowledge paradox: How can (scientific) expertise be dead amidst ubiquitous information?”

108 Moore Hall - Agronomy

5-8 p.m.

Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center Annual Fall Lecture

The Science Behind Alzheimer's Disease Prevention & Brain Health

Sonata, Overture, and Concerto Rooms, Gordon Dining and Event Center

7-8:15 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ the Lab

"How New Discoveries of Homo naledi are Changing Human Origins" byJohn Hawks

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, October 05, 2017

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Hilary Callahan

Undergraduates Phenotyping Arabidopsis Knockouts (UnPAK): Merits and impacts of manual phenotyping in the era of automation

B302 Birge Hall

Friday, October 06, 2017

6:30-7:45 p.m.

Gut Reaction

Microbes, Diet and Health

Woolen Mill Gallery, 28 E Main St, Reedsburg, WI 53959

Saturday, October 07, 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.-noon

Saturday Science at Discovery

The Buzz in Your Backyard

Town Center, Discovery Building

1-3:30 p.m.

Fungi—Food for Thought

Arboretum Class

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

1-3 p.m.

Fall Favorites

Arboretum Longenecker Horticultural Garden Tour

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

6-7:30 p.m.

By the Light of the Harvest Moon

Arboretum Night Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Sunday, October 08, 2017

1-2:30 p.m.

Woodlands

Arboretum Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

1:30-2:30 p.m.

Why Do Leaves Change Color?

Arboretum Family Walk

Meet at Visitor Center, UW-Madison Arboretum

Monday, October 09, 2017

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biochemistry Colloquium

How Specific Factors Collaborate to Regulate Distinct Steps in the Transcription Cycle

1211 DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

11 a.m.-noon

FRESH Seminar

Communicating about foodborne outbreaks: How to decide what to say and when to say it

6201 Microbial Sciences

Noon

Nabuco Awards Winners

Presented by: Loren Peabody and Colten Parr

206 Ingraham Hall

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

9 a.m.-noon

7-8:15 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ the Lab

"Building UW-Madison's New Meat Lab" by Jeff Sindelar

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

Thursday, October 12, 2017

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biology Colloquium: Julia Sigwart

What species mean: biodiversity dynamics in deep time and in the deep sea

B302 Birge Hall