School of
Integrative Biology

SIB Events

2021: Sep Oct Nov Dec
2022: Jan Mar May Jun


Thursday, September 23, 2021

11:00 am Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Elli Harrison, University of Sheffield -- "The evolutionary ecology of bacteria-mobile genetic element interactions"

Monday, September 27, 2021

4:00 pm Entomology Colloquium - Elizabeth Gleim, Professor, Hollins University, Roanoke, VA - "Fire, ticks, and Lyme disease: A fascinating dive into the world of tick-borne disease ecology"

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Q&A with "Picture A Scientist" Director
https://www.igb.illinois.edu/webform/picture_a_scientist_rsvp
4:00 pm Microbiology Abigail Salyers Distinguished Early Career Researcher Seminar: Tara Essock-Burns, University of Hawaii -- "How microbe-host dialogue shapes the neighborhood: spatial transcriptomic tools to study tissue microbiogeography"

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm PEEC Seminar - Dr. Sofia Casasa, Indiana University, "Regulation and evolution of phenotypic plasticity: insights from horned beetles and predatory nematodes," http://www.sofiacasasa.com/

Thursday, September 30, 2021

4:00 pm Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Norma Cecilia Martinez-Gomez, University of California-Berkeley -- "Developing Methylotrophs as Efficient Platforms for Recovery of Critical Metals"

Monday, October 04, 2021

4:00 pm Entomology Colloquium - Robert Peterson, Professor, Montana State University - "Hot Springs, Tigers, and Bears…Oh My! Adaptations of Insects to Extreme Environments in Yellowstone National Park"

Tuesday, October 05, 2021

12:00 pm Building Breakthrough Genomics Startups
https://illinois.zoom.us/j/82804724888?pwd=ZnFncjNnVFNzeTIzMHBHTXdadzJwUT09

Wednesday, October 06, 2021

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm PEEC Seminar - No Seminar Scheduled for Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Thursday, October 07, 2021

4:00 pm Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Alvaro Sanchez, Yale University -- "Evolutionary Engineering of Microbial Consortia"

Monday, October 11, 2021

4:00 pm Entomology Colloquium - Nicholas Gotelli, Professor, University of Vermont, Burlington - "Effects of climate warming and species interactions on the dynamics of colonization, extinction, and species replacements: lessons from the Warm Ants experiment"

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm PEEC Seminar - Dr. Justin Marshall, University of Queensland, https://researchers.uq.edu.au/researcher/506

Thursday, October 14, 2021

12:00 pm “Ooh that stinky cheese... why do we love it so much?” Diversity of appreciation in olfaction
https://illinois.zoom.us/j/85937945460?pwd=Nzk4UDkzaU5OekVRUkIrSll2bGV0dz09
4:00 pm Microbiology Seminar: "TBA"
Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory, 601 S. Goodwin Avenue, Urbana

Monday, October 18, 2021

4:00 pm Entomology Colloquium - Emily Meineke, Assistant Professor, University of California, Davis - "Herbivory through the ages: Novel methods to investigate changing plant-insect interactions"

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm PEEC Seminar - Alice Doucet Beaupré, PhD Exit Seminar, "Phylodynamics, unsupervised unit discovery, and microbial interactions inference in the Earth microbiome," http://mathema.ca

Thursday, October 21, 2021

4:00 pm Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Xindan Wang, Indiana University -- "How condensin resolves chromosomes in Bacillus subtilis"

Monday, October 25, 2021

4:00 pm Entomology Colloquium - Yangui Cao - Postdoctoral Research Associate, Chris Dietrich Lab, UIUC - "Phylogenomics and beyond: multiple uses of anchored-hybrid sequence data from sap-sucking herbivores"

Wednesday, October 27, 2021

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm PEEC Seminar - No Seminar Scheduled for Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Thursday, October 28, 2021

4:00 pm Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Nichole Klatt, University of Minnesota -- "TBA"
Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory, 601 S. Goodwin Avenue, Urbana

Monday, November 01, 2021

4:00 pm Entomology Colloquium - Kari Segraves, Professor, Syracuse University

Wednesday, November 03, 2021

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm PEEC Seminar - No Seminar Scheduled for Wednesday, November 3, 2021

Thursday, November 04, 2021

4:00 pm Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Anna Konovalova, University of Texas -- "TBA"
Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory, 601 S. Goodwin Avenue, Urbana

Monday, November 08, 2021

4:00 pm Entomology Colloquium - Megan Meuti, Assistant Professor, The Ohio State University

Wednesday, November 10, 2021

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm PEEC Seminar - Dr. Rachel Short, Texas A&M University & Georgia Institute of Technology, https://rashort.weebly.com/

Thursday, November 11, 2021

4:00 pm Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Roman Melnyk, The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) -- "TBA"

Monday, November 15, 2021

4:00 pm Entomology Colloquium - Kaitlin Baudier, Assistant Professor, University of Southern Mississippi

Wednesday, November 17, 2021

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm PEEC Seminar - Dr. Joy O'Keefe, University of Illinois, wildlife.nres.illinois.edu

Thursday, November 18, 2021

10:30 am Microbiology Thesis Defense: Alex Phillips -- Whitaker Lab
Charles Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory Building, Urbana, IL
4:00 pm Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Katie Berry, Mount Holyoke College -- "TBA"
Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory, 601 S. Goodwin Avenue, Urbana

Saturday, November 20, 2021

Thanksgiving Break Begins

Monday, November 29, 2021

Instruction resumes
4:00 pm Entomology Colloquium - Jason Bried, Wetland Ecologist, INHS - "Local recruitment, dispersal mass effects, and linking aerial odonates to aquatic health"

Wednesday, December 01, 2021

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm PEEC Seminar - Dr. Bill Ryerson, Saint Anselm College, HN, https://ryersonlab.wordpress.com/news/

Thursday, December 02, 2021

4:00 pm Microbiology Seminar: Dr. John Rawls, Duke University -- "Integrative physiology of host-microbiome interactions in the vertebrate digestive tract"
Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory, 601 S. Goodwin Avenue, Urbana

Monday, December 06, 2021

4:00 pm Entomology Colloquium - Tobin Hammer, Assistant Professor, University of Texas, Austin

Wednesday, December 08, 2021

Last Day of Instruction, Fall Semester
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm PEEC Seminar - Dr. Stacey Lance, Savanna River Ecology Lab, U.S. Dept. of Energy, www.lancelab.org

Thursday, December 09, 2021

Reading Day - IT No Change Period in effect

Friday, December 10, 2021

8:30 am Final Exams Begin

Monday, December 20, 2021

First Day of Instruction, Winter Session

Friday, January 14, 2022

Final Exams - Winter Session

Tuesday, January 18, 2022

First Day of Instruction, Spring Semester

Saturday, March 12, 2022

1:00 pm Spring Vacation Begins

Monday, March 21, 2022

7:00 am Instruction resumes

Wednesday, May 04, 2022

Instruction Ends

Thursday, May 05, 2022

Reading Day/IT No Change Period in effect

Friday, May 06, 2022

Final Exams Begin

Saturday, May 14, 2022

8:30 am Commencement

Monday, May 16, 2022

First Day of Instruction, Summer Term 1

Monday, June 13, 2022

First Day of Instruction, Summer Term 2