School of
Integrative Biology

SIB Events

2022: Oct Nov Dec
2023: Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun


Monday, October 10, 2022

4:00 pm Entomology Colloquium - Reed Johnson, Associate Professor and Entomology Graduate Studies Chair, The Ohio State University - "Effect of agricultural pesticides and pesticide combinations on honey bees"
B102 CLSL
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm 2022 ENTOMOLOGY ALUMNI / NEW STUDENT POTLUCK PICNIC
Crystal Lake Park Lake House

Tuesday, October 11, 2022

12:00 pm Intestinal epithelial reprogramming in the pathogenesis of infectious diarrhea
612 Conference Center Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

Wednesday, October 12, 2022

12:00 pm - 12:50 pm Title of the Talk: Supply chains and sustainable agriculture: Is it all bunkum?”with Science & Research Manager Gina Nichols
W109 - Turner Hall
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm PEEC Seminar - Michael Rivera, PEEC Graduate Student, Exit Seminar, University of Illinois, “Ecological and evolutionary drivers of worker variation in ants”
Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL

Thursday, October 13, 2022

8:30 am - 12:00 pm IGB Core Facilities Workshop
612 Conference Center Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology
4:00 pm Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Tina Liu, Beam Therapeutics -- "Accelerated RNA detection by tandem CRISPR nucleases"
Charles Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory Building, Urbana, IL

Monday, October 17, 2022

4:00 pm Entomology Colloquium - Andrea Glassmire, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Louisiana State University - "Phytochemical diversity and its ecological role in plant-insect interactions"
B102 CLSL

Tuesday, October 18, 2022

12:00 pm A Decade of Molecular Cell Atlases
612 Conference Center Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology
4:00 pm Microbiology Student Seminar: Henry Chen/Blanke Lab and Rouhallah Ramezanifard/Slauch Lab
Charles Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory Building, Urbana, IL

Wednesday, October 19, 2022

12:00 pm Uncovering cell biology of the intestinal parasite Cryptosporidium parvum
612 Conference Center Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology
12:00 pm - 12:50 pm Title of the Talk: TBD with Associate Professor Jason McLachlan
W109 - Turner Hall

Thursday, October 20, 2022

4:00 pm Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Muthiah Kumaraswami, Houston Methodist Hospital
Charles Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory Building, Urbana, IL
5:00 pm Thriving in Graduate School: Mental Health
612 Conference Center Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

Monday, October 24, 2022

4:00 pm Entomology Colloquium - Alexandria Payne, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Dolezal Lab - "Honey bee (Apis mellifera) disease ecology: In-hive pests and nutrition impact host-pathogen interaction"
B102 CLSL

Tuesday, October 25, 2022

12:00 pm The biomass distribution on Earth
4:00 pm Microbiology Student Seminar: Ruben Sanchez-Nieves/Whitaker Lab and Molly Crowder/Blanke Lab
Charles Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory Building, Urbana, IL

Wednesday, October 26, 2022

12:00 pm Introduction of the New Vevo F2 for Preclinical Imaging and Biomedical Engineering
612 Conference Center Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology
12:00 pm - 12:50 pm Title of the Talk: TBD with Associate Professor Tiffany Jamann
W109 - Turner Hall
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm PEEC Seminar - Dr. Emily Beck, University of Oregon, https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Emily-Beck-2
Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL

Thursday, October 27, 2022

4:00 pm Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Schuyler Van Engelenburg, University of Denver -- "Understanding enveloped virus assembly one molecule at a time"
Charles Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory Building, Urbana, IL

Friday, October 28, 2022

12:00 pm The chemistry and biology of cyclotides – ultrastable peptides with applications in drug design and agriculture
B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Lab, 600 South Mathews Avenue

Tuesday, November 01, 2022

12:00 pm Spatial genomic and metabolic regulation of therapy response in metastatic breast cancer
612 Conference Center Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology
4:00 pm Microbiology Student Seminar: Isabelle Lakis/Whitaker Lab
Charles Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory Building, Urbana, IL

Wednesday, November 02, 2022

12:00 pm - 12:50 pm Title of the Talk: TBD with Data Scientist/Digital AG Mo Futouhi
W109 - Turner Hall
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm PEEC Seminar - Dr. Gordon G. McNickle, Purdue University, https://web.ics.purdue.edu/~gmcnickl/
Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL

Thursday, November 03, 2022

4:00 pm Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Marvin Whiteley, Georgia Institute of Technology -- "Using bacterial human infection transcriptomes to guide pre-clinical model development"
Charles Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory Building, Urbana, IL
5:00 pm Thriving in Graduate School: What's next?
612 Conference Center Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

Monday, November 07, 2022

4:00 pm Entomology Colloquium - Toby Hammer, Assistant Professor, University of California, Irvine - "The rise and fall of insect-microbe symbiosis: a tale of two bees"
B102 CLSL

Wednesday, November 09, 2022

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm PEEC Seminar - Dr. Mark Ravinet, University of Nottingham, https://genomicislands.wordpress.com/ - Via Zoom

Thursday, November 10, 2022

4:00 pm Microbiology Seminar: Dr. David Baltrus, University of Arizona -- "TBA"
Charles Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory Building, Urbana, IL

Tuesday, November 15, 2022

12:00 pm Harnessing Plasmonic-Fluors for Ultrasensitive and Minimally-invasive Bio-diagnostics
612 Conference Center Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology
4:00 pm Microbiology Student Seminar: Joel Rivera Cardona/Brooke Lab and Laura Suttenfield/Whitaker Lab
Charles Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory Building, Urbana, IL

Wednesday, November 16, 2022

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm PEEC Seminar - Dr. Daniel Tobiansky, St. Mary's College of Maryland, https://tobianskylab.com/
Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL

Thursday, November 17, 2022

4:00 pm Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Rita Tamayo, University of North Carolina -- "Generating phenotypic heterogeneity through phase variation in Clostridioides difficile"
Charles Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory Building, Urbana, IL

Saturday, November 19, 2022

1:00 pm Thanksgiving Break Begins

Wednesday, November 23, 2022

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm PEEC Seminar - FALL BREAK - No Seminar
Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL

Monday, November 28, 2022

Instruction resumes
4:00 pm Entomology Colloquium - Katie Dana, Grad Student Exit Seminar
B102 CLSL

Tuesday, November 29, 2022

4:00 pm Microbiology Student Seminar: Yutong "Gloria" Hou/Vanderpool Lab and Ivan Sosa Marquez/Heath Lab
Charles Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory Building, Urbana, IL

Wednesday, November 30, 2022

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm PEEC Seminar - Lorenzo D'Alessio, PEEC Graduate Student, Exit Seminar, University of Illinois
Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL

Thursday, December 01, 2022

4:00 pm Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Hank Seifert, Northwestern University -- "Evolution of diversification in the face of function – "Lessons learned from the pilus antigenic variation system of Neisseria gonorrhoeae"
Charles Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory Building, Urbana, IL

Monday, December 05, 2022

4:00 pm Entomology Colloquium - Daniel Swanson, Grad Student Exit Seminar
B102 CLSL

Tuesday, December 06, 2022

4:00 pm Microbiology Student Seminar: Sabrina Abdulla/Vanderpool Lab and Anshika Gupta/Imlay Lab
Charles Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory Building, Urbana, IL

Wednesday, December 07, 2022

Last Day of Instruction, Fall Semester
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm PEEC Seminar - Dr. Ester Gaya, Kew Royal Botanic Gardens, https://www.kew.org/science/our-science/people/ester-gaya - Via Zoom

Thursday, December 08, 2022

Reading Day - IT No Change Period in effect

Friday, December 09, 2022

8:30 am Final Exams Begin

Monday, December 19, 2022

First Day of Instruction, Winter Session

Thursday, January 12, 2023

Final Exams - Winter Session

Tuesday, January 17, 2023

First Day of Instruction, Spring Semester

Tuesday, January 24, 2023

4:00 pm Microbiology New Student Presentations I
Charles Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory Building, Urbana, IL

Tuesday, January 31, 2023

4:00 pm Microbiology New Student Presentations II
Charles Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory Building, Urbana, IL

Tuesday, February 07, 2023

4:00 pm Microbiology Student Seminar: Alexander Polidore/Metcalf Lab and Sangeetha Ramesh/Mitchell Lab
Charles Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory Building, Urbana, IL

Tuesday, February 14, 2023

4:00 pm Microbiology Student Seminar: Nic Handy/Wilson Lab and Tongyu "Tony" Liu/Brooke Lab
Charles Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory Building, Urbana, IL

Tuesday, February 21, 2023

4:00 pm Microbiology Student Seminar: Lucy Chou Zheng/Hatoum-Aslan Lab and Matthew Georgiou/Slauch Lab
Charles Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory Building, Urbana, IL

Tuesday, February 28, 2023

4:00 pm Microbiology Student Seminar: Motaher Hossain/Hatoum-Aslan Lab and Tongyu "Anna" Zhang/Kieffer Lab
Charles Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory Building, Urbana, IL

Tuesday, March 07, 2023

4:00 pm Microbiology Student Seminar: Saika Hossain/Kehl-Fie Lab and Megan Ringling/Blanke Lab
Charles Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory Building, Urbana, IL

Saturday, March 11, 2023

1:00 pm Spring Vacation Begins

Monday, March 20, 2023

7:00 am Instruction resumes

Tuesday, March 21, 2023

4:00 pm Microbiology Student Seminar: Tori Boyle/Hatoum-Aslan Lab and Mireille Farjo/Brooke Lab
Charles Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory Building, Urbana, IL

Tuesday, March 28, 2023

4:00 pm Microbiology Student Seminar: Angelica Caserio/Metcalf Lab and Courtney Hill/Hatoum-Aslan Lab
Charles Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory Building, Urbana, IL

Tuesday, April 04, 2023

4:00 pm Microbiology Student Seminar: Stephanie Puentes/Mera Lab and John Schneider/Imlay Lab
Charles Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory Building, Urbana, IL

Tuesday, April 11, 2023

4:00 pm Microbiology Student/Postdoc Seminar: Elizabeth Thayer/Brooke Lab and Elizabeth Rowland/Kieffer Lab
Charles Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory Building, Urbana, IL

Wednesday, May 03, 2023

Instruction Ends

Thursday, May 04, 2023

Reading Day/IT No Change Period in effect

Friday, May 05, 2023

Final Exams Begin

Saturday, May 13, 2023

8:30 am Commencement

Monday, May 15, 2023

First Day of Instruction, Summer Term 1

Monday, June 12, 2023

First Day of Instruction, Summer Term 2