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  1. Week of July 1, 2015

    1. Wednesday, July 1, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm  

        Final Defense, Mary Kraft, Advisor

        Ms. Haley Klitzing, UIUC- "Probing the Formation of Mammalian Cell Lipid Microdomains with Nanometer-Scale Imaging Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry"

        171 Roger Adams Lab

  2. Week of July 5, 2015

    1. Thursday, July 9, 2015

      1. 10:00 amFINAL DEFENSE - Richard Travers (Morrissey L:ab) - Polyphosphate is a Novel Modulator of Coagulation and Inflammation and is a Therapeutic Target

        B102 CLSL

      2. 11:00 amFINAL DEFENSE - Jason Bouvier (Gerlt Lab) - Polyphosphate is a Novel Modulator of Coagulation and Inflammation and is a Therapeutic Target

        401 RAL

    2. Friday, July 10, 2015

      1. 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

        9:00 am - Meet the Speakers Breakfast
        9:45 am - Introductions

         

        10:00 am - Dr. Scott P. Lockledge
        Co-founder and CEO Tiptek LLC

         

        11:00 am - Dr. Shannon Haymond
        Clinical Chemist, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

         

        12:00 pm - Lunch

         

        1:30 pm - Dr. Ella Kubicz
        Forensic Toxicologist, Wyoming Department of Health

         

        2:30 pm - Dr. Luke B. Roberson
        Principal reserch Investigator, NASA - Kennedy Space Center

         

        3:45 pm - Discussion


        Careers in Chemistry Symposium

        B102 CLSL

    3. Saturday, July 11, 2015

      1. 9:00 amWCC Bonding with Chemistry Day Camp for Girls
  3. Week of July 12, 2015

    1. Friday, July 17, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm  

        Advisor: Prof. Jeffrey Moore

        Ms. Nina Sekerak


        Ms. Nina Sekerak, UIUC, Final Defense, "Touch-and-Go Chemistry: Development of Materials for and Demonstration of a Contact-Initiated Polymerization"

        170 Noyes Lab

        Chemistry Library Conference Room

  4. Week of July 19, 2015

    1. Friday, July 24, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm

        Dr. Markita Landry, UC Berkeley


        Biological Physics Seminar (CPLC): "Optical Sensing of Biological Activity, One Molecule at a Time"

        Loomis 144

    2. Saturday, July 25, 2015

      1. 9:00 amWCC Bonding with Chemistry Day Camp for Girls
  5. Week of July 26, 2015

    1. Tuesday, July 28, 2015

      1. 9:00 amFINAL DEFENSE - Carleigh Hebbard (Morrissey L:ab) -

        B102 CLSL

  6. Week of August 9, 2015

    1. Friday, August 14, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmFINAL DEFENSE - Parisa Hosseinzedah (Yi Lu Lab) -

        401 RAL

  7. Week of August 16, 2015

    1. Thursday, August 20, 2015

      1. 10:00 amFINAL DEFENSE - Ismaeel Muhamed (Leckband Lab) - “E-Cadherin mechanotransduction beyond cell-cell junction”

        401 RAL

      2. 10:00 am  

        Final Defense, Prof. Ken Suslick, Advisor

        Ms. Jackie Rankin, UIUC, "TBA"

        33 Roger Adams Lab

    2. Friday, August 21, 2015

      1. 9:00 am  

        Final Defense, Ryan Bailey, Advisor

        Ms. Winnie Shia


        Ms. Winnie Shia, UIUC, Title "TBA"

        171 Roger Adams Lab

      2. 10:00 am  

        Advisor: Prof. Wilfred van der Donk

        Mr. Subha Mukherjee


        Mr. Subha Mukherjee, Final Defense, UIUC, "Title TBA"

        117 Roger Adams Lab

    3. Saturday, August 22, 2015

      1. 9:00 am - 6:00 pmRetreat for Graduate Women in Chemistry

        Morning: Illini Union, Rooms 314 A & B

        Afternoon: Kickapoo State Park

  8. Week of August 23, 2015

    1. Monday, August 24, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm  

        Reception Immediately Following in 'A' Atrium CLSL

        Mr. Rob Hicklin, Mr. Andrea Ambrosi and Mr. Andrew Ickes


        Fuson Student Talks: Mr. Rob Hicklin, UIUC, "Title TBA", Mr. Andrea Ambrosi, UIUC, "Title TBA", Mr. Andrew Ickes, UIUC, "Title TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

    2. Tuesday, August 25, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmInorganic Seminar - T.S. Piper Awards

        217 NL

    3. Thursday, August 27, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm

        Prof. Martin Oestreich


        Professor Martin Oestreich, Technische Universitat Berlin, "Best of Both Worlds: Catalysis with Nucleophilic and Electrophilic Silicon"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

    4. 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

      2. 4:00 pmNo Biochemistry Seminar today in lieu of 11th Annual CBI TP Symposium. Keynote address by Prof. Laura Ranum (University of Florida)

        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)

  9. Week of August 30, 2015

    1. Monday, August 31, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm

        Prof. Ratmir Derda


        Professor Ratmir Derda, University of Alberta, "Title TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

  10. Week of September 1, 2015

    1. Friday, September 4, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): TBD
      2. 3:00 pm  

        Advisor: Professor Paul Hergenrother

        Ms. Elizabeth Parkinson


        Ms. Elizabeth Parkinson, Final Defense, UIUC, "Title TBA"

        165 Noyes Lab

      3. 4:00 pmProfessor Michael Thackeray, Argonne National Laboratories, Title"TBA"

        116 RAL

  11. Week of September 6, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 8, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmInorganic Student Select Seminar, Professor Oleg Ozerov, Texas A & M University, "TBA"

        217 Noyes

    2. Thursday, September 10, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm  

        Materials Chemistry

        Professor Paula Hammond, MIT, "TBA"

        TBA

    3. Friday, September 11, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Dr. Pierre Joliot


        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Pierre Joliot (Institut de Biologie Physico-Chimique), "Compartmentation of plastoquinone and plastocyanin in plant thylakoids"

        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)

      2. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): TBD
  12. Week of September 13, 2015

    1. Wednesday, September 16, 2015

      1. 6:00 pm - 7:30 pmHow to Succeed in Graduate School Panel Discussion
    2. Thursday, September 17, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm

        Professor Christian Amotore


        G.F. Smith Memorial Lecture, Professor Christian Amatore-Ecole Normale Superieure-Paris "TBA"

        116 RAL

      2. 4:00 pm  

        G.F. Smith Lecture-Analytical Chemistry

        Reception starting at 3:15 outside of 116 RAL

        Professor Christian Amatore


        Professor Christian Amatore, Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris "TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

    3. Friday, September 18, 2015

      1. All DayNo Biochemistry Seminar Today in lieu of Chemistry G. F. Smith Memorial Lecture. Keynote address by Prof. Christian Amatore (Ecole Normale Superieure-Paris) "TBA"

        116 RAL

      2. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): TBD
      3. 4:00 pm

        Professor Christian Amatore


        G.F. Smith Memorial Lecture, Professor Christian Amatore- Ecole Normale Superieure- Paris- "TBA"

        116 RAL

      4. 4:00 pm  

        G.F. Smith Lecture-Analytical Chemistry

        Prof. Christian Amatore


        Professor Christian Amatore- Ecole Normale Superieure- Paris- "TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

  13. Week of September 20, 2015

    1. Thursday, September 24, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm

        Michael D. Burkart


        Prof. Michael D. Burkart, University of California, San Diego, title "TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

    2. Friday, September 25, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm

        Dr. Sarah Keller


        Biological Physics Seminar (CPLC): Dr. Sarah Keller

        144 Loomis

  14. Week of September 27, 2015

    1. Monday, September 28, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm

        Professor Dennis Dougherty


        Kenneth L. Rinehart Lecture in Chemical Biology, Professor Dennis Dougherty, Caltech, "Title TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

      2. 4:00 pm  

        Reception immediately following in the 'A' Atrium CLSL

        Professor Dennis Dougherty


        Kenneth L. Rinehart Lecture in Chemical Biology: Professor Dennis Dougherty, Caltech University, "Title TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

  15. Week of October 1, 2015

    1. Friday, October 2, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Dr. Jamie H. D. Cate


        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Jamie H. D. Cate (University of California, Berkeley), "TBD"

        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)

      2. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): Dr. Arun Anantharam

        144 Loomis

  16. 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. Friday, October 9, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): Dr. Andre Fenton

        144 Loomis

    3. Saturday, October 10, 2015

      1. All DayBiochemistry Seminar: Wraight Memorial - A Symposium Honoring the Life and Work of Dr. Colin Wraight

        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)

  17. Week of October 11, 2015

    1. Monday, October 12, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm

        Amgen Representative


        Amgen Lecture: Amgen Representative, Amgen, "Title TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

      2. 5:00 pm

        Professor David Milstein


        Amgen Lecture: Professor David Milstein, Weitzmann Institute, "Title TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

    2. Thursday, October 15, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm

        Professor Jennifer Prescher


        Professor Jennifer Prescher, University of California, Irvine, "Title TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

    3. Friday, October 16, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): TBD
      2. 4:00 pmProfessor Scott Phillips, The Pennsylvania University Title "TBA"

        116 RAL

  18. Week of October 18, 2015

    1. Thursday, October 22, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Rafal Klajn, Materials Chemistry Seminar, Weizmann Institute of Science, "TBA"

        217 Noyes

    2. Friday, October 23, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Dr. Jeffrey Esko


        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Jeffrey D. Esko (University of California, San Diego), "Proteoglycans, Arbiters of Lipoprotein Metabolism"

        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)

      2. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): TBD
  19. Week of October 25, 2015

    1. Thursday, October 29, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Drs. Suzanne Walker & Ian A. Wilson


        Ada Doisy Lectures in BIOCHEMISTRY: Drs.Suzanne Walker (Harvard Medical School) & Ian A. Wilson (The Scripps Research Institute) "TBD"

        MSB Auditorium

    2. Friday, October 30, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Drs. Suzanne Walker & Ian A. Wilson


        Ada Doisy Lectures in BIOCHEMISTRY: Drs.Suzanne Walker (Harvard Medical School) & Ian A. Wilson (The Scripps Research Institute) "TBD"

        MSB Auditorium

      2. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): Dr. Greg Huber

        144 Loomis

      3. 4:00 pmProfessor Michael Mirkin, Queens College, Title "TBA"

        116 RAL

  20. Week of November 1, 2015

    1. Friday, November 6, 2015

      1. 8:30 amProfessor Steve Weber, University of Pittsburgh, Title "TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Dr. Ning Sun


        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Ning Sun, 2014 Biochemistry Trust of Urbana Awardee "TBD"

        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, Room B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory

      3. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): Dr. Olivier Rivoire

        144 Loomis

  21. Week of November 8, 2015

    1. Monday, November 9, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm

        Professor Aaron Esser-Kahn


        Professor Aaron Esser-Kahn, University of California, Irvine, "Title TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

    2. Wednesday, November 11, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Thomas Markland, "TBA"

        B102 CLSL

    3. Friday, November 13, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): TBD
      2. 4:00 pmProfessor Janine Mauzeroll, McGill University, Title "TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

  22. Week of November 15, 2015

    1. Monday, November 16, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm  

        Reception Immediately following in the 'A' Atrium CLSL

        Professor Kenichiro Itami


        R. C. Fuson Lecture: Professor Kenichiro Itami, Nagoya University, "Title TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

      2. 4:00 pm  

        Reception immediately following in the 'A' Atrium CLSL

        Professor Kenichiro Itami


        R.C. Fuson Lecture: Professor Kenichiro Itami, Nagoya University, "Title TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

    2. Tuesday, November 17, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm

        Professor Kenichiro Itami


        R.C. Fuson Lecture: Professor Kenichiro Itami, Nagoya University, "Title TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

      2. 4:00 pm

        Professor Kenichiro Itami


        R.C. Fuson Lecture: Professor Kenichiro Itami, Nagoya University, "Title TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

    3. Friday, November 20, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): TBD
  23. Week of November 22, 2015

    1. Friday, November 27, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): NO SEMINAR - Thanksgiving Holiday
  24. Week of December 1, 2015

    1. Thursday, December 3, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm

        Professor Timothy Jamison


        Professor Timothy Jamison, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, "Title TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

    2. Friday, December 4, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): TBD
  25. Week of December 6, 2015

    1. Monday, December 7, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm  

        Reception Immediately Following in the 'A' Atrium CLSL

        Professor Ben List


        C.S. Marvel Lecture: Professor Ben List, Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung, "Title TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

      2. 4:00 pm  

        Reception Immediately Following in the 'A' Atrium CLSL

        Professor Benjamin List


        C.S. Marvel Lecture: Professor Ben List, Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung, "Title TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

    2. Tuesday, December 8, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm

        Professor Benjamin List


        C.S. Marvel Lecture: Professor Ben List, Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung, "Title TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

      2. 4:00 pm

        Professor Ben List


        C.S. Marvel Lecture: Professor Ben List, Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung, "Title TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

    3. Friday, December 11, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): TBD
  26. Week of December 13, 2015

    1. Friday, December 18, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): TBD
  27. Week of December 20, 2015

    1. Friday, December 25, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): NO SEMINAR - Christmas Holiday
  28. Week of January 1, 2016

    1. Friday, January 1, 2016

      1. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): New Year's Day
  29. Week of January 3, 2016

    1. Friday, January 8, 2016

      1. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): TBD
  30. Week of January 10, 2016

    1. Friday, January 15, 2016

      1. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): TBD
  31. Week of February 1, 2016

    1. Friday, February 5, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Jordi Cabana, UIC, Title "TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

  32. Week of February 14, 2016

    1. Wednesday, February 17, 2016

      1. 6:00 pm - 7:30 pmGraduate College SPI Alumni Event
    2. Friday, February 19, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Anne Co, The Ohio State University, Title "TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

  33. 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

  34. Week of April 10, 2016

    1. Friday, April 15, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Facundo Fernandez, Georgia Tech, Title "TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

         

         

         

         

  35. Week of April 17, 2016

    1. Friday, April 22, 2016

      1.  Flygare Memorial Lecture, Prof. Ann McDermott, Columbia University, "TBA"

        TBA

      2.  Flygare Memorial Lecture, Prof. Ann McDermott, Columbia University, "TBA"

        TBA

      3. 4:00 pmProfessor Jeanne Pemberton, University of Arizona, Title "TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

  36. Week of May 1, 2016

    1. Monday, May 2, 2016

      1. 4:00 pm

        Professor Chuan He


        Professor Chuan He, University of Chicago, "Title TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

    2. Thursday, May 5, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Haitao Liu, Materials Chemistry Seminar, University of Pittsburgh, "TBA"

        217 Noyes

  37. Week of May 8, 2016

    1. Wednesday, May 11, 2016

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Peter G. Schultz


        Prof. Peter G. Schultz, The Scripps Research Institute, title "TBA"

        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Lab

         


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