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  1. 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
  2. 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

  1. Week of July 1, 2016

    1. Friday, July 1, 2016

      1. 1:00 pm   Advisor: Professor Ralph NuzzoMr. David J. Wetzel, UIUC Final Defense "Mechanistic Studies of Magnesium Electrodeposition and Oxygen Reduction for Energy Storage Applications"
        161 Noyes Lab
  2. Week of July 17, 2016

    1. Monday, July 18, 2016

      1. 8:30 amExploring Your Options camp for high schoolers
      2. 1:00 pm   Final Defense, Prof. Sharon Hammes-Schiffer, AdvisorMr. Sixue Zhang, UIUC, "Computational Study of the Self-Cleavage Mechanism in Small Ribozymes"
        Chemistry Library Conference Room
    2. Tuesday, July 19, 2016

      1. 10:30 amFINAL DEFENSE: Daniel Harris (Kranz Lab) - Engineering Human T Cell Receptors for Cancer Immunotherapies.
        B102 CLSL - Miller Auditorium
    3. Wednesday, July 20, 2016

      1. 2:00 pmFINAL DEFENSE: Joshua Gajsiewicz (Morrissey Lab) - "Polyphosphate and Tissue Factor/Factor VIIa as Initiators of Coagulation"
        B102 CLSL - Miller Auditorium
    4. Thursday, July 21, 2016

      1. 2:00 pmFINAL DEFENSE - Xin Ye (Sligar Lab) - "Membrane Lipid Composition Regulates Talin Mediated Integrin Activation "
        401 RAL
    5. Friday, July 22, 2016

      1. 9:00 am   Advisor: Professor Jonathan SweedlerMr. Ning Yang
        Mr. Ning Yang, Final Defense, UIUC, "Mass Spectrometry-Based Characterization of Cell-to-Cell Signaling Molecules in the Nervous System"
        171 Roger Adams Lab
  3. Week of August 1, 2016

    1. Friday, August 5, 2016

      1. 9:00 am   Advisor: Professor Ryan BaileyMr. Daniel McCurry, UIUC Final Defense Title "TBA"
        171 Roger Adams Lab
  4. Week of August 7, 2016

    1. Monday, August 8, 2016

      1. 1:00 pmFINAL DEFENSE: Kiruthika Selvadurai (Huang Lab) - Biochemical and Structural Characterization of Radical SAM Enzymes Elp3 and Viperin.
        314A RAL
    2. Thursday, August 11, 2016

      1. 9:00 am   Final Defense, Prof. Dana Dlott, AdvisorMr. William Shaw, UIUC, "Reactive Solids Under Shock Compression"
        33 Roger Adams Lab
  5. Week of August 14, 2016

    1. Saturday, August 20, 2016

      1. 8:45 am - 6:45 pmRetreat for Graduate Women in Chemistry
        Illini Union Rooms 314 A&B (am). 4-H Memorial Camp in Monticello (pm)
  6. 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
  7. Week of August 28, 2016

    1. Monday, August 29, 2016

      1. 4:00 pm   Reception Immediately Following in 'A' Atrium CLSLMs. Emily Ulrich and Mr. Zhao Wu
        Fuson Student Talks: Ms. Emily Ulrich, UIUC, "Structural Basis for the Mechanistic Divergence of 2-Hydroxyethylphosphonate Oxygenases"; Mr. Zhao Wu, UIUC, "Rhodium-Catalyzed Dehydrogenative Amidation of Allylic Alcohols and Amines for the Synthesis of Beta-Chiral Amides"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  8. Week of September 1, 2016

    1. Thursday, September 1, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Jeremiah Johnson
        Professor Jeremiah Johnson, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, "Title TBA"
        116 RAL
  9. Week of September 4, 2016

    1. Tuesday, September 6, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Kennth Suslick, UIUC, "Seminar on Seminars"
        217 Noyes Lab
    2. Wednesday, September 7, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmDr. Ken Vickery, Director, Office of External Fellowships at the Graduate College, "Introduction to Fellowships"
        116 RAL
  10. Week of September 11, 2016

    1. Friday, September 16, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Lin-Feng Chen
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Lin-Feng Chen (University of Illinois), TBA
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
  11. Week of September 18, 2016

    1. Monday, September 19, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm   Reception to FollowFrances Arnold, Dick and Barbara Dickinson Professor of Chemical Engineering, Bioengineering, and Biochemistry; Director, Benjamin M. Rosen Bioengineering Center, CalTech
        Beckman-Brown Lecture on Interdisciplinary Science: Dr. Frances Arnold, CalTech, "New Enzymes by Evolution: Expanding the Scope of Biocatalysis"
        Beckman Auditorium
      2. 4:00 pm   Reception immediately following in the 'A' Atrium CLSLProf. Neil Garg
        R.C. Fuson Lecture: Professor Neil Garg, University of California, Los Angeles, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Tuesday, September 20, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Neil Garg
        R.C. Fuson Lecture: Professor Neil Garg, University of California, Los Angeles, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    3. Wednesday, September 21, 2016

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Robert Tycko, National Institutes of Health, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    4. Friday, September 23, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Marnix Medema
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Marnix Medema (Wageningen University, The Netherlands), TBA
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
  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. Wednesday, October 5, 2016

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Victor Batista, Yale University, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    2. 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
    2. Wednesday, October 12, 2016

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Zahra Fakhraai, University of Pennsylvania, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
  15. Week of October 16, 2016

    1. Tuesday, October 18, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Aaron Odom, Michigan State University, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
  16. Week of October 23, 2016

    1. Tuesday, October 25, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor George Christou, Illinois Distinguished Lecture in Inorganic Chemistry, University of Florida, Inorganic Chemistry, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
    2. Wednesday, October 26, 2016

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

      1.  ChBE Graduate Research Symposium
      2. 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. Tuesday, November 1, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmAdeana Bishop, Exxonmobil, "TBA"
    2. Thursday, November 3, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmAbbVie Rep
        AbbVie Lecture: AbbVie Rep, "Title TBD"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      2. 5:00 pmProfessor Greg Fu
        AbbVie Lecture: Professor Greg Fu, California Institute of Technology, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  18. Week of November 6, 2016

    1. Monday, November 7, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Mark Lautens
        Aldrich Lecture: Professor Mark Lautens, University of Toronto, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Thursday, November 10, 2016

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmAda Doisy Lectures in BIOCHEMISTRY: TBA
        MSB Auditorium
    3. Friday, November 11, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmAda Doisy Lectures in BIOCHEMISTRY: TBA
        MSB Auditorium
  19. Week of November 13, 2016

    1. Monday, November 14, 2016

      1. 4:00 pm   Reception Immediately Following In The 'A" Atrium CLSLProfessor David W. C. MacMillan
        C.S. Marvel Lecture: Professor David W.C. MacMillan, Princeton University, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Tuesday, November 15, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor David W.C. MacMillan
        C.S. Marvel Lecture: Professor David W.C. MacMillan, Princeton University, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    3. Wednesday, November 16, 2016

      1. 2:00 pmStudent Select Seminar, Prof. Greg Voth, University of Chicago, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    4. Friday, November 18, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Philip Low
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Philip Low (Purdue University), TBA
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
      2. 12:00 pmProf. Phil Low
        Prof. Phil Low, Purdue University, "Title TBA"
        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Lab
  20. Week of November 27, 2016

    1. Wednesday, November 30, 2016

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Megan Tielges, Indiana University, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
  21. Week of December 1, 2016

    1. Thursday, December 1, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmDr. Lewis Cantley
        Herbert E. Carter Lecture in Nutritional Biochemistry and Preventive Medicine: Dr. Lewis Cantley (Weill Cornell Medical College), "TBA"
        TBA
    2. Friday, December 2, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Paul Schimmel
        Herbert E. Carter Lecture in Nutritional Biochemistry and Preventive Medicine: Dr. Paul Schimmel (The Scripps Research Institute), "TBA"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
  22. Week of January 22, 2017

    1. Thursday, January 26, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Alex Miller
        Professor Alex Miller, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, "Title TBA"
        TBD
  23. Week of January 29, 2017

    1. Tuesday, January 31, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Don Tilley, Inorganic Student Select Seminar, UC Berkeley, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
  24. Week of February 1, 2017

    1. Wednesday, February 1, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Dwayne Miller, Max Planck Institute-Hamburg, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
  25. Week of February 5, 2017

    1. Wednesday, February 8, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Christy Landes, Rice University, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
  26. Week of February 12, 2017

    1. Monday, February 13, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Matthew Disney
        Prof. Matthew Disney, Scripps Research Institute, "Title TBA"
        TBD
  27. Week of February 19, 2017

    1. Monday, February 20, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Albert Bowers
        Prof. Albert Bowers, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, "Title TBA"
        TBD
    2. Wednesday, February 22, 2017

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

    1. Monday, March 6, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. John A. Porco Jr., Boston University, title TBA
        TBD
    2. Thursday, March 9, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmTBD
        C.S. Marvel Postdoc Symposium:
        TBD
  29. Week of March 12, 2017

    1. Monday, March 13, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Amy E. Palmer, University of Colorado at Boulder, title TBA
        TBD
    2. Thursday, March 16, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. David Nicewicz
        Professor David Nicewicz, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, "Title TBA"
        TBD
  30. 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
  31. Week of March 26, 2017

    1. Monday, March 27, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmAmgen Representative
        Amgen Lecture: Rep TBD, Amgen, "Title TBA"
        TBD
      2. 5:00 pmProfessor Dirk Trauner
        Amgen Lecture: Professor Dirk Trauner, "Title TBA"
        TBD
    2. Wednesday, March 29, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Stephen Leone, UC-Berkeley, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    3. Thursday, March 30, 2017

      1. 3:30 pmTBD
        Fuson Student Talks
        TBD
    4. Friday, March 31, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Lois Weisman
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Lois Weisman (University of Michigan), TBA
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
  32. Week of April 9, 2017

    1. Wednesday, April 12, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Troy van Voorhis, MIT, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    2. Thursday, April 13, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Eric Anslyn
        Professor Eric Anslyn, The University of Texas at Austin, "Title TBA"
        TBD
    3. Saturday, April 15, 2017

      1. All DayNelson J. Leonard Centennial Symposium
        Alice Campbell Alumni Center Ballroom, 601 S. Lincoln Ave, Urbana
  33. Week of April 16, 2017

    1. Wednesday, April 19, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Randall Goldsmith, University of Wisconsin - Madison, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    2. Thursday, April 20, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Mark Gandelman
        Professor Mark Gandelman, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, "Title TBA"
        TBD
  34. Week of April 23, 2017

    1. Monday, April 24, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Thomas Maimone
        Professor Thomas Maimone, University of California, Berkeley, "Title TBA"
        TBD
    2. Thursday, April 27, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmBMS Representative
        Bristol-Myers Squibb Lecture: Rep TBD, Bristol-Myers Squibb, "Title TBA"
        TBD
      2. 5:00 pmProfessor Stephen Buchwald
        Bristol-Myers Squibb Lecture: Professor Stephen Buchwald, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, "Title TBA"
        TBD
    3. Friday, April 28, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmFlygare Memorial Lecture, Prof.Marsha I. Lester, University of Pennsylvania, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
  35. Week of May 1, 2017

    1. Monday, May 1, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Anna K. Mapp, University of Michigan, title TBA
        TBD
    2. Wednesday, May 3, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Joseph T. Hodges, National Institute of Standards and Technology, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
  36. Week of May 7, 2017

    1. Tuesday, May 9, 2017

      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

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