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“Through the Black Country and Beyond” by exhibiting artist Allan deSouza.
A CompGen Workshop: Is Computational Genomics the Key to Future Breakthroughs in Cancer Research?
Researchers have more ability than ever before to control genes and manipulate cell and tissue development. This lecture will focus on applying emerging synthetic biological approaches to the advancement of new cancer therapies.
Marianne Martens will deliver the 2018 Gryphon Lecture, "The Forever Fandom of Harry Potter: Fan Fiction, Festivals, and Charitable Works." Sponsored annually by The Center for Children’s Books, the lecture features a leading scholar in the field of youth and literature, media, and culture.
There will be a Meet and Greet with Dr. Cameron from 3:30 - 3:50 p.m. in 407 Morrill Hall. Refreshments will be included.
This keynote for the symposium on Visions of Authenticity in the Built Environment will be delivered by Professor Carmen Rodríguez on the topic "Exploring Visions of Authenticity in Barcelona's Historic Urban Environments."
IGB Seminar - Mining Microbial Genomes Form Follows Function: Evolution of Protein Scaffolds for Phosphoryl Group Transfer Karen N. Allen, PhD Boston University, Department of Chemistry
Learn more about the research and work of our featured speakers and visit with faculty and graduate students. Light refreshments will be served.
Celebrate International Women's Day with "12 Women Who Changed The World: Untold Stories" featuring 12 University of Illinois faculty members from across campus each sharing the story about an influential woman from his/her own field of study.
Join KAM and the African Students Organization to visit and talk about African art and World on the Horizon: Swahili Arts Across the Indian Ocean. Together, we will ask What is Global African art? and How can we de-colonize the museum?
Sustainable water management is becoming an increasingly complex challenge which requires interdisciplinary approaches. Combining hydrology, engineering and economics, integrated water management modeling is effective in facilitating water systems analysis and decision making at a variety of spatial scales. This presentation discusses integrated modeling at local, regional
There will be a Meet and Greet with Dr. Beye from 3:30 - 3:50 p.m. in 407 Morrill Hall. Refreshments will be included.
IGB Seminar - Gene Networks in Neural & Developmental Plasticity “Mechanisms Underlying Sex Dependent Effects of Stress Across Generations” Larry A. Feig, PhD Tufts University, School of Medicine
Mr. Adam Michnik, renowned Polish activist, solidarity leader, advocate of nonviolent direct action, newspaper editor, and author, will discuss his Letter From Gdansk Prison, published by the New York Review of Books.
Join in this interactive event, with U of I faculty Jamie Jones (Dept of English), Maryam Kashani (Gender & Women’s Studies), and KAM curators Amy L. Powell and Allyson Purpura.
There will be a Meet and Greet with Dr. Heckscher from 3:30 - 3:50 p.m. in 407 Morrill Hall. Refreshments will be included.
This video conference will address populism in Italy, and will take place in Italian. || Vi invitiamo a discutere con noi delle recenti elezioni in Italia, e delle loro possibili immediate conseguenze. Questa discussione a videoconferenza sarà condotta in italiano, e vi offrirà l’opportunità di fare esercizio di lingua.
IGB Seminar - Biocomplexity "The Deep Blue (Inland) Seas: Illuminating Microbial Activity in Earth’s Largest Freshwater System" Maureen Coleman, PhD University of Chicago, Department of Geophysical Sciences
Come join us for a panel about gaming and the LGBT community with Dr. Jodi Byrd, Associate Professor of English, Gender and Women’s Studies, and Jewish Culture and Society at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Panelists will include LaDarius DuPree, Dustin Janes, and Scout McCrone.
Uncovering the Survival Strategies of Aerobic Bacteria: From Enzymes to Ecosystems Chris Greening, PhD Head, Integrative Microbiology Laboratory Monash University
Professor Rachel Epstein will lecture on changes to the political ties between banks and states in the European market.
Molecular & Integrative Physiology Seminar: Dr. Young-Chae Kim, UIUC, Kim Kemper Lab, "Regulation of intestinal cholesterol absorption by orphan nuclear receptor SHP" and Student: Connor Courtney, UIUC, Catherine Christian Lab, " Genetic loss of diazepam binding inhibitor modulates hippocampal inhibition and impairs social behavior"
Fox Family Innoation and Entrepreneurship Lecture Catherine Kleinmuntz, PhD, Co-Founder and Former CEO Strata Decision Technology Principal, Kleinmuntz Associates
Simbiosys Inc. is developing a software environment that enables computational biologists to integrate -omics and imaging data in order to build unified 3D models of cancers and their surrounding tissues with the hope that it aids in the discovery of new drug targets, and investigate why some drugs fail and others succeed.
President Emeritus and founder of the Digital Scholarship Lab at the University of Richmond, Dr. Edward Ayers uses digital tools to curate representations of the American past for a popular audience.
The New Budapeset Orpheum Society is an Ensemble-in-Residence in the Humanities Division at the University of Chicago. This group will present an extensive program representing the experience of many places, including songs about life and love in Cracow, Yiddish songs between Eastern and Western Europe, and more.
The Joint Area Centers Symposium (JACS) will address the topic of revolution and radical transformation.