SIB Events


Thursday, September 20, 2018

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Ronan Carroll, Ohio University -- "Regulating with RNA in Staphylococcus aureus""

 

Monday, September 24, 2018

through
9/25/2018

Outpacing Antimicrobial Resistance Symposium

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Entomology Colloquium: Dr. Eric Larson, INHS, UIUC - "Understanding and managing species invasions across stages: Crayfish case studies from inland lakes"

 

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

PEEC Seminar - TBA

 

Thursday, September 27, 2018

2:30 pm

*SPECIAL TIME* Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Kelly Wrighton, Colorado State University -- "Uncovering methylamine metabolisms in microbial communities: From the deep biosphere to the gut"

4:00 pm

Redrawing the Tree of Life: Carl Woese and the Revolution He Triggered

 

Monday, October 01, 2018

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Entomology Colloquium: Dr. Kun Yan Zhu, Kansas State University - "Developing molecular strategies for insect pest management"

 

Tuesday, October 02, 2018

12:00 pm

Multi-scale Modeling of Complex Diseases

4:00 pm

Microbiology Early Career Research Seminar: Dr. Carolyn Ibberson, Georgia Institute of Technology: "Decoding CoDE genes: Insights into microbe-microbe interactions through next-generation sequencing techniques"

 

Wednesday, October 03, 2018

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

PEEC Seminar - "Untangling drivers of biodiversity from local to global scales"

 

Thursday, October 04, 2018

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Andrew Mehle, University of Wisconson -- "Subverting cellular defenses to support influenza virus replication"

 

Monday, October 08, 2018

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Entomology Colloquium: Dr. Donald Windsor, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute - "Tortoise Beetles: Novel adaptations and dietary patterns in South America"

 

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

PEEC Seminar - TBA

 

Thursday, October 11, 2018

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Jade Wang, University of Wisconsin -- "Coordination and Conflict Mitigation in Bacteria"

 

Monday, October 15, 2018

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Entomology Colloquium: Dr. Spencer Behmer, Texas A & M University - "Insect nutrition: balance matters"

 

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

12:00 pm

IGB SEMINAR - RBTE

 

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

PEEC Seminar - "The importance of preserving adaptive genetic diversity: lessons from Pacific salmon and applications to Great Lakes fishes"

 

Thursday, October 18, 2018

through
10/20/2018

World of Genomics at the St. Louis Science Center

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Valeria Culotta, Johns Hopkins University -- "Living with ROS: Tales of a successful fungal pathogen"

 

Monday, October 22, 2018

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Entomology Colloquium: Dr. Richard Karban, University of California, Davis - "Plant Communication and Induced Resistance"

 

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

12:00 pm

Paleogenomics, community engagement and evolutionary histories of Indigenous peoples of North America

 

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

PEEC Seminar - Topic: Evo-Devo/polyphenisms/C.elegans

 

Thursday, October 25, 2018

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Shaun Brinsmade, Georgetown University -- "TBA"

 

Monday, October 29, 2018

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Entomology Colloquium: Dr. Hugh Robertson, Entomology, UIUC - "Retirement seminar, or how two classes in Entomology and Genetics in 1975 led to a 40-year career studying the genetics of insects"

 

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

12:00 pm

Biotechnology Companies and the Rise of Cancer Immunotherapies

 

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

PEEC Seminar - "From pets to pests: threat of invasion from the trade in new alien species"

 

Thursday, November 01, 2018

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Robert Abramovitch, Michigan State University -- "TBA"

 

Wednesday, November 07, 2018

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

PEEC Seminar - "A community modeling approach to understanding the ecology of Lyme disease"

 

Thursday, November 08, 2018

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Scott Hensley, University of Pennsylvania -- "TBA"

 

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

PEEC Seminar - "What bone biomechanics can tell us about the water-to-land transition in vertebrate evolution"

 

Thursday, November 15, 2018

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Elizabeth Fozo, University of Tennessee -- "Fatty acids: super foods for Enterococcus faecalis"

 

Saturday, November 17, 2018

Thanksgiving Break Begins

 

Monday, November 26, 2018

Instruction resumes

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Entomology Colloquium: Dr. Michael Scharf, Purdue University - "Integrative toxicology research in urban pest insects"

 

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

PEEC Seminar - TBA

 

Thursday, November 29, 2018

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Lindsey Shaw, University of South Florida -- "TBA"

 

Monday, December 03, 2018

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Entomology Colloquium: Dr. Nathan Lord, Louisiana State University - "TBA"

 

Wednesday, December 05, 2018

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

PEEC Seminar - "Variable susceptibility and its consequences for disease"

 

Thursday, December 06, 2018

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Heidi Goodrich-Blair, University of Tennessee -- "TBA"

 

Monday, December 10, 2018

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Entomology Colloquium: Rafael Achury Morales, Entomology Grad Student Exit Seminar - "Impacts of fragmentation and invasion on ant communities"

 

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Last Day of Instruction, Fall Semester

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

PEEC Seminar - "Coping with environmental change: integrating behavior and mechanism"

 

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Reading Day/IT No Change Period in effect

 

Friday, December 14, 2018

Final Exams Begin

 

Monday, January 14, 2019

First Day of Instruction, Spring Semester

 

Saturday, March 16, 2019

1:00 pm

Spring Vacation Begins

 

Monday, March 25, 2019

Instruction resumes

 

Wednesday, May 01, 2019

Instruction Ends

 

Thursday, May 02, 2019

Reading Day/IT No Change Period in effect

 

Friday, May 03, 2019

Final Exams Begin

 

Saturday, May 11, 2019

Commencement

 

Monday, May 13, 2019

First Day of Instruction, Summer Term 1

 

Monday, June 10, 2019

First Day of Instruction, Summer Term 2