School of
Integrative Biology

SIB Events


Monday, September 23, 2019

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Entomology Colloquium - Laura Russo, University of Tennessee - "Building plant-pollinator communities"

 

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

12:00 pm

AMARETTO for network biology and medicine: linking diseases, drivers, targets and drugs via graph-based fusion of multi-omics, clinical, imaging and perturbation data

 

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

PEEC Seminar - Dr. Lynda Delph - Indiana University - "What artificial selection can tell you about sexual dimorphism"

 

Thursday, September 26, 2019

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Michael Rother, Technische Universitat Dresden -- "Dispensable methanogenic energy metabolism in a methanogenic archaeon"

 

Tuesday, October 01, 2019

12:00 pm

IGB Seminar - MMG

4:00 pm

Even a Moon Shot Needs a Flight Plan: Genetics and Ethics in the Obama Administration

 

Wednesday, October 02, 2019

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

PEEC Seminar - Dr. Liliana Salvador - University of Georgia - "Understanding bacterial emergence and evolution in a multi-host system"

 

Thursday, October 03, 2019

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Karen Ottemann, University of California-Santa Cruz -- "Helicobacter pylori chemotaxis in the stomach: signaling diversity and niche colonization"

 

Monday, October 07, 2019

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Entomology Colloquium - Roberto Bonasio, University of Pennsylvania - "Molecular bases of phenotypic plasticity in the ant brain"

 

Tuesday, October 08, 2019

12:00 pm

IGB Pioneers Seminar - BSD

 

Wednesday, October 09, 2019

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

PEEC Seminar - Dr. Laura Weyrich - Pennsylvania State University - “Lessons from Neandertals: ancient oral microbiota and the decline of modern human health”

 

Thursday, October 10, 2019

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Wilmara Salgado-Pabon, University of Wisconsin -- "Unweaving the role of Staphylococcal superantigens in the pathogenesis of infective endocarditis"

 

Monday, October 14, 2019

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Entomology Colloquium - Claudio Gratton, University of Wisconsin-Madison - "Towards sustainable agricultural landscapes: upending the paradigm"

5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

2019 ENTOMOLOGY ALUMNI / NEW STUDENT PICNIC

 

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

12:00 pm

Fox Family Innovation and Entrepreneurship Lecture

 

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

PEEC Seminar - Dr. Krishna Veeramah - Stony Brook University - “The Genomic Basis Of  Rapid Freshwater Adaptation In Threespined Stickleback”

 

Thursday, October 17, 2019

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Anice Lowen, Emory University School of Medicine -- "TBA"

 

Monday, October 21, 2019

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Entomology Colloquium - Kerri Coon, University of Wisconsin-Madison

 

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

12:00 pm

IGB Seminar - GNDP

 

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

PEEC Seminar - Dr. Auriel Fournier - University of Illinois

 

Thursday, October 24, 2019

4:00 pm

Microbiology Early Career Researcher Seminar: Dr. Cynthia Darnell, Duke University -- "Growing up a halophile; networks and subnetworks in extremophilic archaea"

 

Monday, October 28, 2019

2:30 pm

Microbiology Thesis Defense: Alisa King/Vanderpool Lab

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Entomology Colloquium - Sedonia Sipes, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale

 

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

12:00 pm

IGB Pioneer Seminar - GNDP

 

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

PEEC Seminar - Dr. Lars Schmitz - Keck Science Department, McKenna College - "Adaptive Signals in the Evolution of Vertebrate Eyes"

 

Thursday, October 31, 2019

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Priti Kumar, Yale University School of Medicine -- "TBA"

 

Monday, November 04, 2019

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Entomology Colloquium - Nick Seiter, Crop Sciences, UIUC

 

Wednesday, November 06, 2019

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

PEEC Seminar - Dr. Jessica Brinkworth - University of Illinois

 

Thursday, November 07, 2019

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Christophe Herman, Baylor College of Medicine -- "TBA"

 

Monday, November 11, 2019

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

ESA Practice Talks

 

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

PEEC Seminar - Dr. Posy E. Busby - Oregon State University - "Host genetic and environmental drivers of leaf microbiome structure and function"

 

Thursday, November 14, 2019

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Kimberly Davis, Johns Hopkins University -- "Heterogeneity and community behavior in pathogenic bacterial populations"

 

Monday, November 18, 2019

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

ENTOMOLOGY 2019 - ESA ILLINOIS MIXER

 

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

PEEC Seminar - Dr. Ingo Braasch - Michigan State University - "Genomic Journeys into a Lost World: ‘Ancient Fishes’ Illuminate the Genetic Basis of Vertebrate Evolution, Development, and Diseases"

 

Thursday, November 21, 2019

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Tricia Kiley, University of Wisconsin-Madison -- "TBA"

 

Saturday, November 23, 2019

Thanksgiving Break Begins

 

Monday, December 02, 2019

Instruction resumes

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Entomology Colloquium - Jessica Ware, Rutgers University

 

Wednesday, December 04, 2019

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

PEEC Seminar - Dr. Melanie Guigueno - McGill University, Montreal, Canada - "The ecology of spatial memory and social learning"

 

Thursday, December 05, 2019

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Karen Maxwell, University of Toronto -- "TBA"

 

Monday, December 09, 2019

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Entomology Colloquium - Jory Brinkerhoff, University of Richmond

 

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

4:00 pm

Microbiology Early Career Researcher Seminar: Dr. Michele LeRoux, Massachusetts Institute of Technology -- "TBA"

 

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Last Day of Instruction, Fall Semester

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

PEEC Seminar - Dr. Jessica Rothman - Hunter College of the Cilty University of New York - “New insights into nutrient balancing among rainforest primates”

 

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Reading Day/IT No Change Period in effect

 

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

First Day of Instruction, Spring Semester

 

Saturday, March 14, 2020

1:00 pm

Spring Vacation Begins

 

Monday, March 23, 2020

Instruction resumes

 

Wednesday, May 06, 2020

Instruction Ends

 

Thursday, May 07, 2020

Reading Day/IT No Change Period in effect

 

Friday, May 08, 2020

Final Exams Begin

 

Saturday, May 16, 2020

Commencement

 

Monday, May 18, 2020

First Day of Instruction, Summer Term 1

 

Monday, June 15, 2020

First Day of Instruction, Summer Term 2