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  1. Week of September 1, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 1, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        RK Narayanan, Ph.D.


        IGB Entrepreneurship Lecture Series

        612 Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology
        (Gatehouse Administration Building, Lower Level)
        1206 West Gregory, Urbana

    2. Friday, September 4, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmBlue Waters info session on Illinois allocations

        Room 1040, NCSA Building, 1205 W. Clark St., Urbana

      2. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Dr. Ken Locey, Indiana University


        NRES Departmental Seminar by Dr. Ken Locey, Indiana University

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

  2. Week of September 6, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 8, 2015

      1. All DayProtect your groundwater day
      2. 2:00 pm

        Eduardo Rios-Neto, Department of Demography (CEDEPLAR), Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil and Lemann Visiting Professor


        CLACS and Lemann Institute Lecture Series: The Conclusion of the Demographic Transition in Brazil

        Rm 101 International Studies Building. 910 S. Fifth St, Champaign, IL.

    2. Thursday, September 10, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Jonathan Sweedler, Chemistry


        Director's Seminar- The Cell by Cell Chemical Characterization of the Brain: from New Tools to New Insights

        1005, Beckman Institute

      2. 12:30 pm

        Tom Vilsack serves as the Nation's 30th Secretary of Agriculture. As leader of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Vilsack is working hard to strengthen the American agricultural economy, build vibrant rural communities and create new markets for the tremendous innovation of rural America. In more than six years at the Department, Vilsack has worked to implement President Obama's agenda to put Americans back to work and create an economy built to last. USDA has supported America's farmers, ranchers and growers who are driving the rural economy forward, provided food assistance to millions of Americans, carried out record conservation efforts, made record investments in our rural communities and helped provide a safe, sufficient and nutritious food supply for the American people.


        U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack

        Alice Campbell Alumni Center, 601 South Lincoln Avenue, Urbana.

    3. Friday, September 11, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Dr. John T. Murphy


        NRES Departmental Seminar by Dr. John T. Murphy

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

  3. Week of September 13, 2015

    1. Thursday, September 17, 2015

      1. 9:00 am - 7:00 pm

        Speakers


        Food and Family Conference

        University Club; Chicago, Illinois

      2. 4:00 pm

        Diwakar Gupta, NSF


        ISE Seminar

        114 Transportation Building

    2. Friday, September 18, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Dr. Reuben Goforth


        NRES Departmental Seminar by Dr. Reuben Goforth

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

      2. 7:30 pm

        Penny Chisholm
        Lee and Geraldine Martin Professor of Environmental Studies
        Massachusetts Institute of Technology


        Tiny Cells, Global Impact: A Journey of Discovery with a Microbe from the Sea - Penny Chisholm, MIT

        Alice Campbell Alumni Center

        601 S Lincoln Ave, Urbana, Illinois 61801

    3. Saturday, September 19, 2015

      1. All Day

        Speakers include:
        Colleen Cavanaugh
        Penny Chisholm
        Jim Collins
        George Fox
        Larry Gold
        Nigel Goldenfeld
        Simonetta Gribaldo
        Harris Lewin
        Zan Luthey-Schulten
        Gary Olsen
        Norman Pace
        Larry Smarr
        Mitch Sogin
        Rachel Whitaker


        Looking in the right direction: Carl Woese and the New Biology

        Alice Campbell Alumni Center
        601 South Lincoln Avenue
        Urbana, IL 61801

  4. Week of September 20, 2015

    1. Sunday, September 20, 2015

      1. All Day

        Speakers include:
        Colleen Cavanaugh
        Penny Chisholm
        Jim Collins
        George Fox
        Larry Gold
        Nigel Goldenfeld
        Simonetta Gribaldo
        Harris Lewin
        Zan Luthey-Schulten
        Gary Olsen
        Norman Pace
        Larry Smarr
        Mitch Sogin
        Rachel Whitaker


        Looking in the right direction: Carl Woese and the New Biology

        Alice Campbell Alumni Center
        601 South Lincoln Avenue
        Urbana, IL 61801

    2. Monday, September 21, 2015

      1. 5:00 pmNEH 50–Questions in Common@Illinois: “What Is the Work of Scholarly Expertise in a Rapidly Changing World?”

        IPRH Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana, IL)

    3. Wednesday, September 23, 2015

      1. 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

        Dr. Richard Isaacson and Max Lugavere


        The Role of Nutrition in the Management of Alzheimer's Disease

        Beckman Auditorium, 405 N. Mathews, Urbana

      2. 6:00 pm

        Richard Isaacson, MD
        & Max Lugavere


        The Role of Nutrition in the Managment of Alzheimer's Disease

        Beckman Institute Auditorium
        405 N Mathews Avenue, Urbana, IL

    4. Thursday, September 24, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm

        Michael D. Burkart


        Prof. Michael D. Burkart, University of California, San Diego, title "Protein interactions in modular synthases"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

  5. Week of September 27, 2015

    1. Wednesday, September 30, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmNIH Grant Writing Series: Session 1, Introduction to the NIH

        Beckman Institute, Room 5602

  6. Week of October 1, 2015

    1. Thursday, October 1, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Irene Lugo, Department of Sociology. Colegio de Mexico.


        CLACS/Lemann Institute Lecture Series: Persistant Inequalities and New Era. Justification of Privileges in the Salvadoran Upper Middle Class

        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign.

      2. 4:00 pmCritical Digital Humanities@Illinois: Women in Print, Value-added E-books, and New Digital Collaboration

        IPRH Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana, IL)

    2. Friday, October 2, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        TBA


        NRES Departmental Seminar

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

  7. Week of October 4, 2015

    1. Monday, October 5, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm

        Dr. John R. Barr

        Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

        National Center for Environmental Health

        Division of Laboratory Sciences

         


        Dr. John R. Barr, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, title "TBA"
    2. Wednesday, October 7, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmCritical Digital Humanities@Illinois: Scholarly Commons Brown Bag Workshop

        IPRH Seminar Room, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana, IL)

      2. 4:00 pmNIH Grant Writing Series: Session 2, Specific Aims

        Beckman Institute, Room 5602

    3. Thursday, October 8, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Raanan Rein, Vice President, Tel Aviv       University. Director, The S. Daniel Abraham Center for International and Regional Studies, Elias Sourasky Professor of Latin American and Spanish History.


        CLACS / Lemann Institute Lecture Series: Soccer, Jews, and the Making of Argentina

        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign.

      2. 12:00 pm

        Nancy Sottos, Materials Science and Engineering


        Director's Seminar- The Evolution of Vascular Materials

        1005, Beckman Institute

    4. Friday, October 9, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        TBA


        NRES Departmental Seminar

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

  8. Week of October 11, 2015

    1. Tuesday, October 13, 2015

      1. 10:00 am

        Neal Cohen, IHSI Director


        Interdisciplinary Health Sciences (IHSI) Town Hall Meeting

        Beckman Institute, Room 1005
        405 N Mathews Ave, Urbana

    2. Wednesday, October 14, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm

        Neal Cohen, IHSI Director


        Interdisciplinary Health Sciences (IHSI) Town Hall Meeting

        Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology, Room 612

      2. 3:00 pm

        Marta Terry Gonzalez,  Former president of and consultant to the Cuban Library Association (ASCUBI) and professor at the University of Havana, Cuba.


        CLACS / Lemann Institute Lecture Series: Dialogue with a Veteran Cuban Librarian: The Long View on Literacy, Literary Culture, Digitization, and Revolution

        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign.

    3. Thursday, October 15, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm

        Gabor Pataki, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


        ISE Seminar

        114 Transportation Building

      2. 4:00 pmNEH 50–Questions in Common@Illinois: Lecture by Gregg Lambert “Is the Humanities a Collaborative Enterprise?”

        IPRH Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana, IL)

    4. Friday, October 16, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        TBA


        NRES Departmental Seminar

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

  9. Week of October 18, 2015

    1. Thursday, October 22, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Carlos Javier Echarri, Center for Demographic, Urban and Environmental Studies (CEDUA), El Colegio de México and President of the Mexican Demographic Society.


        CLACS / Lemann Institute Lecture Series:Violence against Women: The Situation in México and Latín America

        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign.

    2. Friday, October 23, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Dr. David "Bo" Bunnell


        NRES Departmental Seminar by Dr. David "Bo" Bunnell

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

  10. Week of October 25, 2015

    1. Tuesday, October 27, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Sarah A. Tishkoff, PhD


        Harris A. Lewin Pioneer in Genomic Biology Distinguished Lecture

        612 Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

      2. 2:00 pm

        Antonio Carlos Lessa, Professor of International Relations at the University of Brasilia.


        CLACS/Lemann Institute Lecture Series: Threatening the Traditions: Brazilian Foreign Policy under the Worker’s Party Governments

        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign.

      3. 4:00 pm

        Prof. Dr. Christian Hertweck
        Professor for Natural Product Chemistry, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena
        Head of Department Biomolecular Chemistry, Leibniz Institute for Natural Product
        Research and Infection Biology - Hans Knöll Institute (HKI)


        Neglected Microbes, Cryptic Pathways, and their Impact on Infectious Diseases

        Charles G. Miller Auditorium
        Room B102
        Chemical & Life Sciences Building
        601 South Goodwin Avenue
        Urbana, Illinois

    2. Friday, October 30, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Dr. Erin Gray


        NRES Departmental Seminar by Dr. Erin Grey

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

  11. Week of November 1, 2015

    1. Tuesday, November 3, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Eben Alsberg, PhD


        IGB Seminar: Guiding Stem Cell Fate for Tissue Engineering Applications via Spatiotemporally Controlled Signal Presentation

        612 IGB

    2. Wednesday, November 4, 2015

      1. All DayMRL Biological Conference 2015
    3. Thursday, November 5, 2015

      1. All DayMRL Biological Conference 2015
      2. 12:00 pm

        Zan Luthey-Schulten, Physics


        Director's Seminar- Stochastic Simulations of Cellular Processes: From Single Cells to Colonies

        1005, Beckman Institute

    4. Friday, November 6, 2015

      1.  Deadline: Mellon Post-Doctoral Fellowships in Bio-Humanities application
      2. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Dr. Alfred Hartemink


        NRES Departmental Seminar by Dr. Alfred Hartemink

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

  12. Week of November 8, 2015

    1. Friday, November 13, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Mr. Gary Hunter


        NRES Departmental Seminar by Mr. Gary Hunter

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

    2. Saturday, November 14, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 5:00 pmIGB Genome Day 2015

        Orpheum Children's Museum-Champaign

        346 N Neil St.

        Champaign, IL 61820

  13. Week of November 15, 2015

    1. Friday, November 20, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Dr. Timothy Wootton


        NRES Departmental Seminar by Dr. Timothy Wootton

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

  14. Week of December 1, 2015

    1. Thursday, December 3, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        John Erdman, Food Science and Human Nutrition


        Director's Seminar- Dietary Reduction of Prostate Cancer: Ultrasound Monitoring of Tumor Growth in Preclinical Models

        1005, Beckman Institute

    2. Friday, December 4, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Dr. Carena van Riper


        NRES Departmental Seminar by Dr. Carena van Riper

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

      2. 11:55 pmDeadline: IPRH Faculty and Graduate Student Campus Fellowship application
  15. Week of January 10, 2016

    1. Friday, January 15, 2016

      1.  Deadline: Mellon Pre-Doctoral Fellowships in Bio-Humanities application
  16. Week of January 17, 2016

    1. Friday, January 22, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Dr. John Crawford


        NRES Departmental Seminar by Dr. John Crawford

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

  17. Week of January 24, 2016

    1. Friday, January 29, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        TBA


        NRES Departmental Seminar

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

  18. Week of February 1, 2016

    1. Thursday, February 4, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm

        Preethi Jyothi/Renee Sadowski - Beckman Postdoctoral Fellows


        Director's Seminar-Application of Fuzzy Transcription to Automatic Speech Recognition; Activational and Cellular Changes in the Adult Auditory Cortex Following Developmental Exposure to PCBs in Rats

        1005, Beckman Institute

    2. Friday, February 5, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        TBA


        NRES Departmental Seminar

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

  19. Week of February 7, 2016

    1. Wednesday, February 10, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmCritical Digital Humanities@Illinois: Scholarly Commons Brown Bag Workshop

        IPRH Seminar Room, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana, IL)

    2. Friday, February 12, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        TBA


        NRES Departmental Seminar

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

  20. Week of February 14, 2016

    1. Friday, February 19, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        TBA


        NRES Departmental Seminar

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

  21. Week of February 21, 2016

    1. Friday, February 26, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        TBA


        NRES Departmental Seminar

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

  22. Week of March 1, 2016

    1. Tuesday, March 1, 2016

      1.  Deadline: Mellon Undergrad Internship in Bio-Humanities application
    2. Thursday, March 3, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmDirector's Seminar- OPEN

        1005, Beckman Institute

    3. Friday, March 4, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        TBA


        NRES Departmental Seminar

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

  23. Week of March 6, 2016

    1. Thursday, March 10, 2016

      1. 4:00 pm

        David G. Lynn


        Prof. David G. Lynn, Emory University, title "TBA"

        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Lab

      2. 4:00 pm

        David G. Lynn


        Professor David G. Lynn, Emory University, title "TBA"

        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Lab

    2. Friday, March 11, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        TBA


        NRES Departmental Seminar

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

  24. Week of March 13, 2016

    1. Tuesday, March 15, 2016

      1. 5:00 pmDeadline: IPRH Prizes for Research in the Humanities application
    2. Friday, March 18, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        TBA


        NRES Departmental Seminar

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

  25. Week of April 1, 2016

    1. Friday, April 1, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        TBA


        NRES Departmental Seminar

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

  26. Week of April 3, 2016

    1. Wednesday, April 6, 2016

      1. 4:00 pm

        David Simchi-Levi, Massachusetts Institute of Technology


        Illinois Distinguished Lecure Series in Operations Research-Implementing a New Approach for Managing Supply Chain Risk at the Ford Motor Company

        1122 NCSA; Reception immediately following in NCSA Atrium

    2. Thursday, April 7, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm

        Nate Mederios-Ward/Abhishek Singharoy, Beckman Postdoctoral Fellows


        Director's Seminar-Using Brain Stimulation and Exercise to Change Cognition Data-Guided Computer Simulations Reveal the Bacterial Photosynthetic Engine in Full Chemical Detail

        1005, Beckman Institute

    3. Friday, April 8, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        TBA


        NRES Departmental Seminar

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

      2. 5:00 pmDeadline: IPRH Research Clusters application
  27. Week of April 10, 2016

    1. Monday, April 11, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmLecture by Mellon Post-Doctoral Fellow Jeannie Shinozuka

        IPRH Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana, IL)

    2. Friday, April 15, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        TBA


        NRES Departmental Seminar

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

  28. Week of April 17, 2016

    1. Friday, April 22, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmLecture by Mellon Post-Doctoral Fellow Chunghao Pio Kuo

        IPRH Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana, IL)

      2. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        TBA


        NRES Departmental Seminar

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

  29. Week of April 24, 2016

    1. Thursday, April 28, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm

        Dipanjan Pan, Bioengineering


        Director's Seminar-Image-Guided Therapeutics: From In Silco to In Vivo

        1005, Beckman Institute

      2. 7:30 pmINTERSECTIONS: Reading by U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera

        Alice Campbell Alumni Center Ballroom (601 South Lincoln Avenue, Urbana)

    2. Friday, April 29, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        TBA


        NRES Departmental Seminar

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801


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