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Monday, January 9, 2017

HCRI Seminar: Jihye Yun

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Location: 127 Nieuwland Science Hall

Jihye Yun, from Weill Cornell Medical College, will give a seminar entitled "Vitamin C, Sugar and Colon Cancer" on Monday, January 9 at 4:00 pm.…

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Thursday, January 12, 2017

HCRI Seminar: Raymond Fox

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Location: 123 Nieuwland Science Hall

Raymond Fox, from the University of California San Diego, will give a seminar entitled "Malignant Progression of Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma is Critically Dependent on Musashi" on Thursday, January 12 at 4:00 pm.…

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Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Classes Begin

Location: Galvin Life Sciences Center/Freimann Life Science Center

Classes begin for Notre Dame students…

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Monday, January 23, 2017

HCRI Seminar: Colleen Skau

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Location: 127 Nieuwland Science Hall

Colleen Skau, from National Institutes of Health, will give a seminar entitled "Novel Roles of Formin Actin Assembly Factors in Cell Adhesion and Migration" on Monday, January 23 at 4:00 pm.…

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Thursday, January 26, 2017

Friday, January 27, 2017

Saturday, January 28, 2017

Sunday, January 29, 2017

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Lynch Lecture: John Carlson

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Location: 101 Jordan Hall of Science

John Carlson, Higgins Professor of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology at Yale University, will give a seminar entitled "Chemoreception in Drosophila" on Tuesday, February 7 at 4:00 pm in 101 Jordan.

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Thursday, February 16, 2017

Departmental/ECI Seminar: Jason Rohr

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Location: 283 Galvin Life Sciences Center

Jason Rohr, Associate Professor at the University of South Florida, will give a seminar entitled "Dispelling the Controversy Surrounding Biodiversity-Infectious Disease Relationships" on Thursday, February 16 at 4:00 pm in 283 Galvin as part of the Eminent Scholars in Ecology, Evolution, and Environmental Change Series.

Sponsored by Environmental Change Initiative.

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Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Departmental Seminar: Valerie Wallace

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Location: 283 Galvin Life Science Center

Valerie Wallace, Donald K. Johnson Chair for Vision Research and Co-Director Donald K Johnson Eye Institute, Krembil Research Institute, University Health Network and University of Toronto, will give a seminar entitled "A fresh look at photoreceptor transplantation and retina repair" on Tuesday, February 21 at 4:00 pm in 283 Galvin.

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Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Departmental Seminar: Tony Goldberg

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Location: 283 Galvin Life Sciences Center

Tony Goldberg, John D. MacArthur Research Chair; Professor of Epidemiology in the School of Veterinary Medicine; and Associate Director for Research for the Global Health Institute at the University of Wisconsin, will give a seminar entitled "Scary Viruses, Killer Tapeworms, and Nostril Ticks: Discovering New Pathways of Infectious Disease Emergence" on Tuesday, February 28 at 4:00 pm in 283 Galvin.

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Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Departmental/Harper Seminar: Adam Marcus

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Location: 283 Galvin Life Sciences Center

Adam Marcus, Associate Professor of Hematology & Medical Oncology at Emory University School of Medicine, will give a seminar entitled "Cooperation is in our nature- Using image-guided genomics to dissect collective invasion" on Tuesday, March 21 at 4:00 pm in 283 Galvin.

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Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Departmental Seminar: Pinar Zorlutuna

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Location: 283 Galvin Life Sciences Center

Pinar Zorlutuna, Assistant Professor in the Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering at the University of Notre Dame, will give a seminar entitled "Tissue engineered disease models: bridging the gap" on Tuesday, March 28 at 4:00 pm in 283 Galvin.

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Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Departmental/ECI/UNDERC Seminar: Scott Saleska

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Location: 283 Galvin Life Sciences Center

Scott Saleska, Associate Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of Arizona, will give a seminar entitled "The importance of ecology in scaling carbon cycling from organisms to ecosystems" on Tuesday, April 4 at 4:00 pm in 283 Galvin as part of the Eminent Scholars in Ecology, Evolution, and Environmental Change Series.

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Thursday, April 6, 2017

Departmental/ECI/UNDERC Seminar: David Post

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Location: 283 Galvin Life Sciences Center

David Post, Professor in the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at Yale University, will give a seminar entitled "The Tail of Two Fish: Importance of Intraspecific Variation for Community and Ecosystem Ecology" on Thursday, April 6 at 4:00 pm in 283 Galvin as part of the Eminent Scholars in Ecology, Evolution, and Environmental Change Series.

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Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Departmental Seminar: Carole LaBonne

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Location: 283 Galvin Life Sciences Center

Carole LaBonne, Arthur E. Anderson Research/Training Professor of Molecular Biosciences at Northwestern University, will give a seminar entitled "Stem Cells, Gene Regulatory Networks and the Evolution of Vertebrates" on Tuesday, April 11 at 4:00 pm in 283 Galvin.

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Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Life Sciences Career Panel

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Location: 283 Galvin Life Sciences Center

We have 3 panelists who will talk about their academic career path for this "Life Sciences Career Panel":

  • Jason McLachlan, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Biology, University of Notre Dame
  • Rachel Polando, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Biology, Manchester University
    *Completed Ph.D. at Notre Dame in 2009
  • Siyuan Zhang, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Biology, University of Notre Dame

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Monday, April 24, 2017

Notre Dame Day 2017

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Notre Dame Day is a global celebration of all that makes the Notre Dame family Proud to Be ND, aimed to inspire people to take action and give back.…

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Thursday, April 27, 2017

College of Science All-Faculty Meeting

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Location: 105 Jordan Hall of Science

The College of Science All-Faculty Meeting will be held on Thursday, April 27th, in Jordan Hall. The meeting will begin at 4:30pm in Room 105 with an update from Dean Galvin followed by a question and answer session. There will be a reception in the Galleria immediately afterwards.
 
We will be following up with calendar invites so please accept the All-Faculty Meeting to your calendar. It should be an enjoyable evening among colleagues and friends. We look forward to seeing you on April 27th

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Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Departmental Seminar: Robert R.H. Anholt

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Location: 283 Galvin Life Sciences Center

Robert R.H. Anholt, William Neal Reynolds Distinguished Professor of Biological Sciences at North Caroline State University, will give a seminar entitled "Genetic Architecture of Behavior" on Tuesday, May 2 at 4:00 pm in 283 Galvin.

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Friday, May 19, 2017

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Friday, July 28, 2017

Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium

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Location: Jordan Hall Galleria

Undergraduate researchers from the Department of Biological Sciences and several summer programs will showcase their research projects in poster format and talks.

Everyone is welcome!

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Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Graduate Program Meeting

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Location: 283 Galvin Life Sciences Center

There will be a Graduate Program Meeting for all current Biology and Biology-IBMS graduate students. Pizza and beverages will be provided!

The agenda will include updates on the October Life Sciences Symposium, announcements of professional development activities being planned for this fall, and other upcoming BGSO events

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Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Departmental Seminar: Carla Staver

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Location: 283 Galvin Life Sciences Center

Carla Staver, Assistant Professor in the Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology at Yale University, will give a seminar on Tuesday, September 19 at 4:00 pm in 283 Galvin.

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Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Life Sciences Grant Workshop

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Location: 283 Galvin Life Sciences Center

Dr. Samantha Lee, the Program Director from the Office of Grants and Fellowships at the Graduate School, will visit the Biological Sciences Graduate Program to present an overview of funding opportunities and strategies to enhance success in obtaining external funding. All graduate students: come to learn about grant opportunities and how to access mentorship from the experts at the Office of Grants and Fellowships!

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Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Biology Graduate Student Appreciation Event 2017: Ice Cream & Dessert Social

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Location: 283 Galvin Life Sciences Center

Please join us for a special departmental social to celebrate and thank our Biology Graduate Students for their original research and scholarship! Our departmental event will be hosted by the Graduate Studies and Admissions Committee and is open to all members of the Department of Biological Sciences. This year, the campus-wide Graduate Student Appreciation Week is planned for October 2-6th

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