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Format: 2020-09-19
Format: 2020-09-19

September

Events for September

Thursday
5:00 pm
September 24
Virtual

Crossroads of Ideas: Elections 2020

Elections 2020: Insights from UW-Madison experts is free and open to the public. Registration is required.

Gear up for the first debate with Kathy Cramer, Steve Deller, Linda Greene, Baron Kelly, Allison Prasch and Ajay Sethi at our first Crossroads of the fall!

Friday
7:30 pm
September 25
Virtual

SoundWaves: The Universe According to IceCube

From Minuscule to Massive: The Universe According to IceCube is free and open to the public. Please register to receive the webinar link.

What’s it like spending the winter in Antarctica (hint: cold)? How can we understand all that ice? Why do we study the universe from such a remote place, and what do we learn about things both big and small? How does music express the universe? Find out in the first (virtual) SoundWaves event of the 2020-21 year, focusing on the IceCube Neutrino Observatory, a research space in Antarctica.

Featuring: Benjamin Eberhardt and Kathrin Mallot (IceCube Collaboration), Delia Tosi (WIPAC), Rasha Abbasi (Loyola University Chicago), Paolo Desiati (WIPAC) and Daniel Grabois (Music, SoundWaves curator).

October

Events for October

Thursday
5:00 pm
October 15
Virtual

Big Ideas for Busy People: Futurescape

This event is free and open to the public. Sign up to receive the webinar link.

This popular, fast-paced event featuring five-minute talks from some of UW-Madison’s biggest brains is back! To celebrate the 10th Wisconsin Science Festival, our speakers are sharing what their research focus might be like 10 years from now.

Peer into the future with us and discover what the next decade may bring.

Featuring: Randy Ashton, Robert McDermott, Kris Saha, Karen Schloss, Melissa Skala and Michael Graf (moderator).

November

Events for November

Monday
8:00 am
November 9
Orchard View Room

Entering Mentoring FT

Attendance at this event is by invitation only.

Tuesday
8:00 am
November 10
Orchard View Room

Entering Mentoring FT

Attendance at this event is by invitation only.

Wednesday
2:00 pm
November 18
Virtual

WARF Innovation Day

This event is free and open to the public. Sign up to receive the webinar link.

Get an inside look at UW–Madison products, services and technologies that will shape the future of our world at this virtual pitch event.

Featuring:

  • Cost-Saving Dairy Protein Separation
    Mark Etzel (Food Science – College of Agriculture and Life Sciences)
  • Rendering Reality: Enhancing Virtual and Augmented Reality
    Kevin Ponto (Design Studies – School of Human Ecology)
  • ECMO Simulator for Lifesaving Oxygenation Procedures
    Erick Przybylski (Simulation Center – School of Medicine and Public Health)

  • Wearable Device to Improve the Rehabilitation and Treatment of Tendon Injuries
    Darryl Thelen (Mechanical Engineering – College of Engineering)

December

Events for December

Wednesday
7:00 pm
December 9
H.F. DeLuca Forum

Wednesday Nite @ The Lab

This event is open to the public.

Friday
5:00 pm
December 11
H.F. DeLuca Forum

Student Athlete Graduation Reception

Attendance at this event is by invitation only.