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  1. Week of May 4, 2015

    1. Monday, May 4, 2015

      1. 8:30 am

        Postdoctoral and Graduate students


        CPLC/Biophysics Graduate Student/Postdoc Symposium

        Beckman Institute, Room 1005

      2. 8:30 am

        Eric Dufresne

        Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, Yale University


        Materials Science and Engineering Special Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

      3. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Diwakar Shukla, Assistant Professor, ChBE, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        The Secrets in their landscapes: Elucidating conformational preferences of proteins for design of allosteric modulators

        3269 Beckman

      4. 4:00 pmMaterials Science and Engineering Colloquium

        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    2. Tuesday, May 5, 2015

      1. 11:00 am

        Nan Yu, JPL, NASA


        Special QI/AMO Seminar: "Exploring crystalline microresonators and their applications"

        464 Loomis

      2. 4:00 pm  

        Inorganic Chemistry

        Prof. Michael Hopkins, University of Chicago, "Molecular approaches to artificial photosynthesis based on catalytic hydrogen oxidation"

        217 Noyes Lab

      3. 4:00 pmSoft Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    3. Wednesday, May 6, 2015

      1.  Instruction Ends
      2. 12:00 pm

        Dr Andrew Schofield; Physics & Astronomy of the University of Birmingham, UK


        ICMT Special Seminar: "Quantum Multicriticality"

        190 ESB

      3. 1:00 pm

        Dominik Schneble, Stony Brook University


        QI/AMO Seminar: "Dynamics of Driven Matter Waves in Optical Lattices"

        MRL 280

      4. 2:00 pmProf. Kurt Zilm, Yale, "Structure and Dynamics in Proteins as Viewed by Solids NMR: Water, Disordered States, and Prions"

        B102 CLSL

      5. 4:00 pm

        Dr. J.C. Seamus Davis, Cornell University, University of St. Andrews, and Brookhaven National Laboratory


        Physics Colloquium: "Atomic-scale Antagonism between d-Symmetry Cooper Pairs and d-Symmetry Density Waves in Cuprate Superconductors"

        141 Loomis

    4. Thursday, May 7, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
      2. 12:15 pm  

        CHEM 575 Lit Seminar

        Mr. Abraham Wang


        Mr. Abraham Wang, UIUC, "Allosteric Modulation of G-Protein-Coupled Receptors"

        163 Noyes Lab

      3. 4:00 pmSAMUEL W. PARR LECTURE IN CHEMICAL AND BIOMOLECULAR ENGINEERING, Professor Joan Brennecke, University of Notre Dame, "Ionic Liquids for Post-Combustion CO2 Capture"

        100 Noyes Laboratory, reception following just outside lecture hall

    5. Friday, May 8, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
      2.  Final Exams Begin
    6. Saturday, May 9, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
  2. Week of May 10, 2015

    1. Sunday, May 10, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    2. Monday, May 11, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    3. Tuesday, May 12, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
      2. 2:00 pm  

        Advisor: Professor Ryan Bailey

        Ms. Jessica Banks


        Ms. Jessica Banks, Final Defense, UIUC, "Biomolecularly and Mechanically Instructive Materials for Guiding Cell-Substrate Interactions"

        117 Roger Adams Lab

      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Prof. Randy Schekman


        Nobel Laureate Prof. Randy Schekman, University of California at Berkeley, title "Genes and proteins required for secretion of large particles and miRNA"

        Illini Union Illini Rooms B & C

    4. Wednesday, May 13, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
      2. 9:30 am  

        Final Defense, Prof. Martin Gruebele, Advisor

        Ms. Anna Jean Wirth, UIUC, "Protein Folding in Living Cells and Under Pressure"

        171 Roger Adams Lab

    5. Thursday, May 14, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    6. Friday, May 15, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    7. Saturday, May 16, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
      2.  Commencement

        Memorial Stadium

  3. Week of May 17, 2015

    1. Sunday, May 17, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
      2. 1:30 pm

        Conovcation speaker: Thomas J. Tulig, Shell Oil Company


        Convocation

        Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts

        500 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana

    2. Monday, May 18, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
      2.  First Day of Instruction, Summer Term 1
    3. Tuesday, May 19, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    4. Thursday, May 21, 2015

      1. 10:00 am  

        Advisor: Professor Doug Mitchell

        Mr. Joel Melby


        Mr. Joel Melby, Final Defense, UIUC, "Title TBA"

        171 Roger Adams Lab

      2. 4:00 pm  

        Walter G. Klemperer Dissertation Award in Materials Chemistry

        Ms. Li Huey Tan, UIUC, "TBA"

        B102 Chemistry and Life Sciences Lab

      3. 4:25 pm  

        Walter G. Klemperer Dissertation Award in Materials Chemistry

        Ms. Sarah White, UIUC, "TBA"

        B102 Chemistry and Life Sciences Lab

  4. Week of May 24, 2015

    1. Tuesday, May 26, 2015

      1. 10:30 am  

        Final Defense, Prof. Chad Rienstra, Advisor

        Ms. Kristin Nuzzio, UIUC, "Towards Atomistic Characterization of Blood Coagulation Proteins by NMR Spectroscopy"

        433 Roger Adams Lab

    2. Thursday, May 28, 2015

      1. 9:00 am  

        Final Defense, Prof. Yi Lu, Advisor

        Ms. Li Huey Tan, UIUC, "TBA"

        171 Roger Adams Lab

  5. Week of June 7, 2015

    1. Wednesday, June 10, 2015

      1. 10:00 am  

        Final Defense, Prof. Ken Suslick, Advisor

        Mr. Sizhu You, UIUC, "TBA"

        A133 Chemistry and Life Sciences Lab

    2. Saturday, June 13, 2015

      1.  End of Summer Session 1
  6. Week of June 14, 2015

    1. Monday, June 15, 2015

      1.  First Day of Instruction, Summer Term 2
  7. Week of June 21, 2015

    1. Thursday, June 25, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm  

        Advisor: Professor Wilfred van der Donk

        Ms. Xiao Yang


        Ms. Xiao Yang, Final Defense, UIUC, "Title TBA"

        433 Roger Adams Lab

  8. Week of July 1, 2015

    1. Friday, July 3, 2015

      1. All DayIndependence Day (observed)
  9. Week of August 2, 2015

    1. Thursday, August 6, 2015

      1.  End of Summer Session 2
    2. Friday, August 7, 2015

      1.  Final Exams Begin
  10. Week of August 23, 2015

    1. Friday, August 28, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Prof. Laura P.W. Ranum, Univerisity of Florida


        11th Annual CBI TP Symposium: Prof. Laura P.W. Ranum, Univerisity of Florida, "title TBA" & CBI TP Trainees TBD

        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Lab

  11. Week of September 6, 2015

    1. Monday, September 7, 2015

      1. All DayLabor Day
    2. Thursday, September 10, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm  

        Materials Chemistry

        Professor Paula Hammond, MIT, "TBA"

        TBA

  12. Week of November 22, 2015

    1. Thursday, November 26, 2015

      1. All DayThanksgiving Day
    2. Friday, November 27, 2015

      1. All DayDay After Thanksgiving - Designated Holiday
  13. Week of December 20, 2015

    1. Thursday, December 24, 2015

      1.  Christmas Holiday
    2. Friday, December 25, 2015

      1.  Christmas Day
  14. Week of December 27, 2015

    1. Monday, December 28, 2015

      1.  Reduced Service Day
    2. Tuesday, December 29, 2015

      1.  Reduced Service Day
    3. Wednesday, December 30, 2015

      1.  Reduced Service Day
    4. Thursday, December 31, 2015

      1.  Designated Holiday
  15. Week of January 1, 2016

    1. Friday, January 1, 2016

      1. All DayNew Year's Day
  16. Week of January 17, 2016

    1. Monday, January 18, 2016

      1. All DayMartin Luther King Jr. Day - Designated Holiday
  17. 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 CLSL


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