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  1. Week of April 30, 2016

    1. Saturday, April 30, 2016

      1.  WCC Brunch
        At the home of Prof. Sharon Hammes-Schiffer.
  2. Week of May 1, 2016

    1. Monday, May 2, 2016

      1. 1:30 pmGeerdes Lecture, Mr. Jeremy Smith, UIUC, "Revealing hidden dynamics via single nano particle spectroscopy"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmProfessor Chuan He
        Professor Chuan He, University of Chicago, "Nucleic Acid Modifications and Copper Trafficking"
        *Location Changed to 116 RAL
    2. Tuesday, May 3, 2016

      1. 1:00 pm   Final Defense, Prof. Prashant Jain, AdvisorMr. Aaron Routzahn, UIUC, "Single Nanocrystal Microscopy and Spectroscopy Unveils Hidden Mechanistic Information in Cation Exchange"
        433 Roger Adams Lab
      2. 4:00 pm   Chem 535 Lit SeminarMr. Christopher Bemis
        Mr. Christopher Bemis, UIUC, "Organic Dyes as Photoredox Catalysts"
        161 Noyes Lab
    3. Wednesday, May 4, 2016

      1. 10:00 am   Final Defense, Prof. Steve Granick, AdvisorMs. Melinda Sindoro, UIUC, "Colloidal Metal-Organic Frameworks"
        33 Roger Adams Lab
      2. 2:00 pmProf. Tanja Cuk, University of California - Berkeley, "Charge Dynamics & Catalytic Intermediates at Solid-Liquid Interfaces"
        B102 CLSL
    4. Thursday, May 5, 2016

      1. 10:00 amDanielle Mai
        Mai Dissertation Defense ~ "Single molecule studies of branched polymer dynamics"
        161 Noyes Laboratory
      2. 12:00 pm   CHEM 575 Lit SeminarMr. Krishna Anapindi
        Mr. Krishna Anapindi, UIUC, "Quorum-Sensing Inhibitors and Their Potential as Resistance-Free Antibiotics"
        163 Noyes Lab
      3. 4:00 pmProfessor Haitao Liu, Materials Chemistry Seminar, University of Pittsburgh, "Wetting at the nanoscale"
        217 Noyes
    5. Saturday, May 7, 2016

      1. 10:00 am - 3:00 pm   Lunch provided.Nancy Houfek, M.F.A., consultant and former Head of Voice and Speech at Harvard’s American Repertory Theatre
        COACh Workshop: Effective Communication in Meetings and Negotiations
        I-Hotel and Conference Center, Technology Room
  3. Week of May 8, 2016

    1. Monday, May 9, 2016

      1. 10:00 am   Advisor: Professor Doug MitchellMs. Caitlin Deane
        Ms. Cailtin Deane, Final Defense, UIUC, "Title TBA"
        171 Roger Adams Laboratory
    2. Tuesday, May 10, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm   Advisor: Professor Paul HergenrotherMr. Michael Lambrecht
        Mr. Michael Lambrecht, Final Defense, UIUC, "The Chemical and Enzymatic Synthesis of Poly(ADP-Ribose) Oligomers"
        612 Institute for Genomic Biology
    3. Wednesday, May 11, 2016

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Junrong Zheng, Rice University, "Molecular Vibrations: A Structural Tool"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmPeter G. Schultz
        Dr. Peter G. Schultz, The Scripps Research Institute, title "Synthesis at the Interface of Chemistry and Biology: From Stem Cells to the Genetic Code"
        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Lab 
    4. Thursday, May 12, 2016

      1. 2:30 pm   Final Defense, Prof. Ben McCall, AdvisorJames Hodges, UIUC, "The NICE-OHVMS Technique: Realizing the Full Potential of Precision Molecular Ion Spectroscopy"
        171 Roger Adams Lab
  4. Week of May 15, 2016

    1. Sunday, May 15, 2016

      1. 10:00 am   Doors open at 9:00 amConvocation-Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
        Tryon Festival Theatre, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, 500 S. Goodwin Avenue, Urbana
  5. Week of May 22, 2016

    1. Tuesday, May 24, 2016

      1. 9:00 am   Advisor: Professor Paul HergenrotherMs. Rachel Botham
        Ms. Rachel Botham, Final Defense, UIUC, "Development of PAC-1 as a Privileged Agent for Combination Chemotherapy"
        612 Institute for Genomic Biology
  6. Week of June 1, 2016

    1. Thursday, June 2, 2016

      1. 2:00 pm   Advisor: Professor Christina WhiteMr. Thomas Osberger
        Mr. Thomas Osberger, Final Defense, UIUC, "Title TBA"
        433 RAL
    2. Friday, June 3, 2016

      1. 2:00 pm   Final Defense, Prof. Prashant Jain, AdvisorMr. Jeremy Smith, UIUC, "Revealing Hidden Dynamics By Single Nanoparticle Spectroscopy"
        33 Roger Adams Lab
  7. Week of June 5, 2016

    1. Monday, June 6, 2016

      1. 1:00 pm   Final Defense, Prof. Martin Gruebele, AdvisorMr. Duc Nguyen, UIUC, "Surface Glassy Dynamics and Single-Molecule Absorption of Quantum Dots Detected by Scanning Tunneling Microscopy"
        3269 Beckman Institute
    2. Tuesday, June 7, 2016

      1. 2:00 pm   Advisor: Professor Martin BurkeMr. Matthew Endo
        Mr. Matthew Endo, Final Defense, UIUC, "Title TBA"
        33 RAL
  8. Week of June 12, 2016

    1. Thursday, June 16, 2016

      1. 2:00 pm   Advisor: Prof. Eric OldfieldMr. Guodong Rao
        Mr. Guodong Rao, Final Defense, UIUC, "Title TBA"
        433 RAL
  9. Week of August 7, 2016

    1. Monday, August 8, 2016

      1. All DayGrad Orientation Weeks 2016
        Various Locations
    2. Tuesday, August 9, 2016

      1. All DayGrad Orientation Weeks 2016
        Various Locations
    3. Wednesday, August 10, 2016

      1. All DayGrad Orientation Weeks 2016
        Various Locations
    4. Thursday, August 11, 2016

      1. All DayGrad Orientation Weeks 2016
        Various Locations
    5. Friday, August 12, 2016

      1. All DayGrad Orientation Weeks 2016
        Various Locations
    6. Saturday, August 13, 2016

      1. All DayGrad Orientation Weeks 2016
        Various Locations
  10. Week of August 14, 2016

    1. Sunday, August 14, 2016

      1. All DayGrad Orientation Weeks 2016
        Various Locations
    2. Monday, August 15, 2016

      1. All DayGrad Orientation Weeks 2016
        Various Locations
    3. Tuesday, August 16, 2016

      1. All DayGrad Orientation Weeks 2016
        Various Locations
    4. Wednesday, August 17, 2016

      1. All DayGrad Orientation Weeks 2016
        Various Locations
    5. Thursday, August 18, 2016

      1. All DayGrad Orientation Weeks 2016
        Various Locations
    6. Friday, August 19, 2016

      1. All DayGrad Orientation Weeks 2016
        Various Locations
    7. Saturday, August 20, 2016

      1. All DayGrad Orientation Weeks 2016
        Various Locations
      2. 8:45 am - 6:45 pmRetreat for Graduate Women in Chemistry
        Morning sessions at the Ilini Union Rooms 314 A&BAfternoon session at the 4-H Memorial Camp
  11. Week of August 21, 2016

    1. Friday, August 26, 2016

      1. 1:00 pmKeynote: Linda M. Hendershot, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
        12th Annual Chemistry-Biology Interface Training Program Symposium
        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Lab
  12. Week of September 25, 2016

    1. Wednesday, September 28, 2016

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Prashant Jain, UIUC, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
  13. Week of October 2, 2016

    1. Friday, October 7, 2016

      1. 8:30 amProf. Samie R. Jaffrey, Cornell University, title TBA
        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Lab
  14. Week of October 9, 2016

    1. Monday, October 10, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmNicolai Cramer
        Organic Reactions Lecture: Professor Nicolai Cramer, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
  15. Week of October 16, 2016

    1. Monday, October 17, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmJennifer Doudna
        Kenneth L. Rinehart Lecture in Chemical Biology: Professor Jennifer Doudna, University of California, Berkeley, "Title TBA"
        Alice Campbell Alumni Center
  16. Week of October 23, 2016

    1. Wednesday, October 26, 2016

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Annabella Selloni, Princeton University, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    2. Friday, October 28, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmhttps://microbiology.washington.edu/users/e-peter-greenberghttp://depts.washington.edu/epglab/
        Prof. E. Peter Greenberg, University of Washington, title TBA
        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Lab
  17. Week of November 1, 2016

    1. Thursday, November 3, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Greg Fu
        Professor Greg Fu, California Institute of Technology, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  18. Week of November 13, 2016

    1. Wednesday, November 16, 2016

      1. 2:00 pmStudent Select Seminar, Prof. Greg Voth, University of Chicago, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
  19. Week of February 19, 2017

    1. Wednesday, February 22, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmProf Jahan Dawlaty, University of Southern California, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
  20. Week of March 5, 2017

    1. Monday, March 6, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. John A. Porco Jr., Boston University, title TBA
        TBD
  21. Week of March 19, 2017

    1. Monday, March 20, 2017

      1. 8:00 pmBailar Lecture, Professor Omar M. Yaghi, University of California, Berkeley, "TBA"
        TBA
    2. Tuesday, March 21, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmBailar Lecture, Professor Omar M. Yaghi, University of California, Berkeley, "TBA"
        TBA
  22. Week of March 26, 2017

    1. Wednesday, March 29, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Stephen Leone, UC-Berkeley, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL

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