School of
Integrative Biology

SIB Events


Thursday, September 24, 2020

4:00 pm

Using Livestock and Genomics to Control Tick-Borne Diseases


Online

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Britt Koskella, University of California - Berkeley -- "Friends, Foes, and Phages in the Phyllosphere"


Zoom

 

Friday, September 25, 2020

3:00 pm

Managing the Mosaic: The Role of Local Green Space for Urban Conservation


 

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

12:00 pm

IGB Science Chat: Personalized Nutrition Initiative at Illinois


 

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

10:00 am
through
4:00 pm, 10/3/2020

Art of Science 10.0: Dynamism


Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

PEEC Seminar: Dr. David Raubenheimer, University of Sydney, http://sydney.edu.au/perkins


 

Thursday, October 01, 2020

11:00 am

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Ruth Ley, Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology -- "Host genotype and the human gut microbiota"


Zoom

 

Monday, October 05, 2020

4:00 pm

Entomology Colloquium - Priscila Hanisch, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Suarez Lab and Museo Argentino de Ciencias Naturales - "Integrative approaches to study the diversity and ecology of South America’s predatory ants (Formicidae: Ponerinae)"


 

Tuesday, October 06, 2020

12:00 pm

Sheltering in Place: How plants cope with being stressed and alone


Zoom

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Sabrina Abudulla/Vanderpool Lab and Paola Parraga Solorzano/Kehl-Fie Lab


Zoom

 

Wednesday, October 07, 2020

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

PEEC Seminar: Dr. Kyle Summers, East Carolina University, http://core.ecu.edu/biol/summersk/summerwebpage/welcome.htm


5:30 pm

Genomics and the Law: Sex, Crime, and Property


Zoom

 

Thursday, October 08, 2020

1:00 pm

More Than Just a Good IDEA: Why Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Accessibility Make Your Science Stronger


Zoom

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. David Lalaouna, University of Strasbourg -- "Metal homeostasis, oxidative stress and regulatory RNAs"


Zoom

 

Monday, October 12, 2020

4:00 pm

ESA Practice Talks


 

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

12:00 pm

Intestinal Epitelial Cell Functions in Host-Microbiome Interactions


Zoom

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Amanda Adams/Vanderpool Lab and Alex Polidore/Metcalf Lab


Zoom

 

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

4:00 pm

PEEC Seminar: Dr. Daniel Eck, Department of Statistics, University of Illinois - https://publish.illinois.edu/danieleck/


 

Thursday, October 15, 2020

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Sara Gianella Weibel, University of California - San Diego -- "TBA"


Zoom

 

Friday, October 16, 2020

3:00 pm

Solidarity Works: Lessons from Maunakea


Zoom

 

Monday, October 19, 2020

4:00 pm

Entomology Colloquium - Kacie Athey, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Washington State University (soon to be Specialty Crops Entomologist, Crop Sciences, UIUC) - "It’s raining moths: Drone technology for sterile codling moth release"


 

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Henry Chen/Blanke Lab


Zoom

 

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

4:00 pm

PEEC Seminar: Dr. Melinda Rostal, Eco-Health Alliance, New York, NY - www.ecohealthalliance.org


 

Thursday, October 22, 2020

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Adrianus Van Der Velden, Stony Brook University -- "TBA"


Zoom

 

Monday, October 26, 2020

4:00 pm

Entomology Colloquium - Bernarda Calla, Research Scientist, Dept. of Entomology, UIUC - "Genomic and evolutionary insights from the sequencing of two Lepidoptera species"


 

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

12:00 pm

My Lessons in Business


Zoom

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Rouhallah Ramezanifard/Slauch Lab and Yidan Zhou/Imlay Lab


Zoom

 

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

4:00 pm

PEEC Seminar: Shay-Akil McLean, PEEC Graduate Student Exit Seminar, University of Illinois


 

Thursday, October 29, 2020

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Judd Hultquist, Northwestern University -- "TBA"


Zoom

 

Monday, November 02, 2020

4:00 pm

Entomology Colloquium - Grad Student Exit Seminar - Eric South - "Molecular phylogeny of the North American Plecoptera"


 

Tuesday, November 03, 2020

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Pooja Agashe/Kuzminov Lab and Meghan Diefenbacher/Brooke Lab


Zoom

 

Wednesday, November 04, 2020

4:00 pm

PEEC Seminar: Dr. Katya Mack, Department of Integrative Biology, Stanford University - http://www.katyamack.com


 

Thursday, November 05, 2020

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Jared Schrader, Wayne State University -- "Phase-separated membraneless organelles organize bacterial RNA metabolism"


Zoom

 

Monday, November 09, 2020

4:00 pm

Entomology Colloquium - Ophelia Bolmin, PhD candidate, Mechanical Science and Engineering, Bio-inspired Adaptive Morphology (BAM) Lab - "Overcoming Muscles Limitations: Power Amplification in Click Beetles"


 

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Anshika Gupta/Imlay Lab and Ami Seeger/Blanke Lab


Zoom

 

Wednesday, November 11, 2020

4:00 pm

PEEC Seminar: Dr. Eva Fischer, Department of Evolution, Ecology, and Behavior, University of Illinois - https://www.ekfischerlab.com/people-1


 

Thursday, November 12, 2020

11:00 am

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Sonja Albers, University of Freiburg -- "TBA"


Zoom

 

Sunday, November 15, 2020

6:00 pm

Entomology 2020—ESA’s Virtual Annual Meeting—Illinois Mixer


 

Tuesday, November 17, 2020

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Matthew Georgiou/Mitchell Lab and Ruben Sanchez Nieves/Whitaker Lab


Zoom

 

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

4:00 pm

PEEC Seminar: Dr. Emily DuVal, Department of Biological Science, Florida State University - https://www.bio.fsu.edu/duval/


 

Thursday, November 19, 2020

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Ervin Fodor, Univesity of Oxford -- "TBA"


Zoom

 

Saturday, November 21, 2020

Thanksgiving Break Begins


 

Monday, November 30, 2020

Instruction resumes (remote only - students do not return to campus this semester)


4:00 pm

Entomology Colloquium - Grad Student Exit Seminar - Joshua Gibson - “Biomechanics and evolution of trap-jaw ants: An origin story for a superpowered animal”


 

Tuesday, December 01, 2020

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Alex Phillips/Whitaker Lab and Ananya Sen/Imlay Lab


Zoom

 

Wednesday, December 02, 2020

4:00 pm

PEEC Seminar: Dr. Marianne Alleyne, Department of Entomology, University of Illinois - https://publish.illinois.edu/alleynebioinspirationcollaborative/


 

Thursday, December 03, 2020

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Kimberly Seed, University of California - Berkely -- “Battling phages: how epidemic Vibrio cholerae defends against viral attack”


Zoom

 

Monday, December 07, 2020

4:00 pm

Entomology Colloquium - Jim Whitfield, Dept. of Entomology, UIUC - "Evolution of symbiotic parasitoid viruses in Hymenoptera"


 

Wednesday, December 09, 2020

Last Day of Instruction, Fall Semester


4:00 pm

PEEC Seminar: Dr. Mande Holford, Department of Chemistry, Hunter College, CUNY/AMNH - https://holfordlab.com


 

Thursday, December 10, 2020

Reading Day/IT No Change Period in effect


 

Wednesday, December 16, 2020

4:00 pm

PEEC Seminar: Dr. Esther Ngumbi, Department of Entomology, University of Illinois - https://www.estherngumbi.com


 

Tuesday, January 19, 2021

First Day of Instruction, Spring Semester


 

Tuesday, January 26, 2021

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Stefanie Eben/Imlay Lab and Sangeetha Ramesh/Mitchell Lab


 

Tuesday, February 02, 2021

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Sneha Das/Kuzminov Lab and Katie Frye/Kehl-Fie Lab


Zoom

 

Tuesday, February 09, 2021

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Molly Crowder/Blanke and Nic Handy/Wilson Lab


Zoom

 

Tuesday, February 16, 2021

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Roy Rodriguez Carrero/Metcalf Lab and Laura Suttenfield/Whitaker Lab


Zoom

 

Tuesday, February 23, 2021

4:00 pm

Microbiology Postdoc Seminar: Fadi Alnaji/Brooke Lab and Mohea Couturier/Whitaker IGB Lab


Zoom

 

Tuesday, March 02, 2021

4:00 pm

Microbiology Postdoc Seminar: Alan Collins/Whitaker IGB Lab and Matteo Cossu/Metcalf Lab


Zoom

 

Tuesday, March 09, 2021

4:00 pm

Microbiology Postdoc Seminar: Yumi Iwadate/Slauch Lab and Giulia Orazi/Whitaker IGB Lab


Zoom

 

Saturday, March 13, 2021

8:30 am

Spring Vacation Begins


 

Monday, March 22, 2021

Instruction resumes


 

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

4:00 pm

Microbiology Postdoc/Research Scientist Seminar: Fatih Cakar/Slauch Lab and Changyi Zhang/Whitaker IGB Lab


Zoom

 

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

4:00 pm

Microbiology Postdoc Seminar: Elizabeth Rowland/Kieffer Lab


Zoom

 

Wednesday, May 05, 2021

Instruction Ends


 

Thursday, May 06, 2021

Reading Day/IT No Change Period in effect


 

Friday, May 07, 2021

Final Exams Begin


 

Saturday, May 15, 2021

8:30 am

Commencement


 

Monday, May 17, 2021

First Day of Instruction, Summer Term 1


 

Monday, June 14, 2021

First Day of Instruction, Summer Term 2