Monday, March 3, 2014
Title: "Translational Research into the Role of Stress and Anxiety in Drug and Alcohol Addiction"
Speaker: Dr. Matt Kushner, Department of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota
Time/Place: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM / School of Medicine Room 142
Host: MSD, Duluth Medical Research Institute, 726-8513, fkimmes@d..umn.edu
Title: "Targeting Oncogenic Kinase Signaling with Covalent Inhibitors"
Speaker: Nathanael S. Gray, Principal Investigator, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School
Time/Place: 12:15 – 1:15 PM, 144 Life Science / Room 105, 717 Delaware Street
Host: Chemical Biology Initiative
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Title: "The Goldilocks Zone: The Importance of Telomeres That Are Neither Too Short nor Too Long"
Speaker: Lea Harrington, Ph.D., Principal Investigator, Telomere, Length Homeostasis and Genomic Instability Research Unit, IRIC, Full Professor, Department of Medicine, Université de Montreal
Time/Place: 12 PM / SMed 263 (via ITV)
Host: MCC, Weekly Masonic Cancer Seminar Series, 726-6354, firstname.lastname@example.org
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Title: "Innovative Approaches to Redefining Global Indigenous Health"
Speaker: Derek Jennings, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Minnesota
Time/Place: 3:30 – 5:00 PM, 160 Life Science / 7-193/195 Weaver Densford Hall
Host: Social and Administrative Pharmacy Graduate Program
Title: "Product Liability"
Speaker: Bob Feyen, director, MEHS Program, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, UMD
Time/Place: Noon / Engineering Building 290
Host: Gana Natarajan, SCSE, MIE, 726-8825, email@example.com
Thursday, March 6, 2014
Undergraduate Mathematics Colloquium:
Title: "What is Theoretical Computer Science?"
Speaker: Karl Wimmer, Mathematics, Duquesne University, (UMD graduate)
Time/Place: 3:00-4:00 PM / MonH 203
Host: Joe Gallian, SCSE, Mathematics, 726-7576, firstname.lastname@example.org
Title: "Thorium Nuclear Power: Climate Change Killer for the 21st Century"
Speaker: George Erickson, Vice President of American Humanist Association, A Member of Concerned Scientists, A Member of Thorium Energy Alliance
Time/Place: 3:30 PM / Life Science 175
Host: Jim Miller, SCSE, Geological Sciences, 726-6582, email@example.com
Title: "Carbon Accumulation Rates Measured at Bog Lake Fen-Contemporary Versus Historical Records"
Speaker: Professor Donna Olson, USDA Forest Service
Time / Place: 3:30 PM, Life Science 175
Host: Christina Gallup, SCSE, Geological Sciences, firstname.lastname@example.org, 726-8984
Friday, March 7, 2014
Title 1:"Acid Mediated Imidiation of Silyl Enol Ethers Using a Hypervalent Reagent"
Speaker 1: Steven Koski, master student, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of Minnesota Duluth
Title 2: Synthesis of Diaryliodonium Salts for use in Nucleophilic Substitution Reactions
Speaker 2: Brent Kastern, master student, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of Minnesota Duluth
Time/Place: 3:00 PM / Chem 200
Host: Viktor Zhdankin, SCSE, Chem/Biochem, 726-6902, email@example.com
Title: "Communication networks in bats"
Speaker: Michael Smotherman, associate professor, Texas A&M University
Time/Place: 3:15 PM / 185 LSci
Host: Christine Schwartz, post doctoral associate, SCSE, Biology, 726-7705, firstname.lastname@example.org