Upcoming Events

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Science at Sunset


Location: Notre Dame Linked Experimental Ecosystem Facility

Stepanian Science At Sunset












Join Dr. David Flagel , Notre Dame Dept. of Biological Sciences, in this adult only program to learn how gray wolves have impacted forest community structure by altering the foraging behavior of white-tailed deer and coyotes.

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Friday, October 25, 2019

Monday, October 28, 2019

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Biophysics Seminar: Esther Braselmann, University of Colorado Boulder


Location: Radiation Lab Auditorium, Room 141

Title: “Illuminating RNA Dynamics with Riboglow, One Molecule at a Time”

Esther Braselmann, Research Associate, Biofrontiers Institute, University of Colorado Boulder

Spatiotemporal dynamics of coding and non-coding RNAs play central roles in biology, and visualizing these processes on a single cell level may enable novel insights in underlying biology. RNA

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Wednesday, October 30, 2019

The Consistency of Pesticide Effects on Freshwater Systems


Location: Galvin 115B


Freshwater systems are the most biodiverse in the world and provide important ecosystem services to humans, yet these systems are globally imperiled because of widespread pollution of thousands of synthetic chemicals. Predicting the ecological effects of contaminants on freshwater systems remains a challenge because of the sheer number of contaminants, including pesticides.…

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The Only Constant in U.S. Farming (And Your Food) is Change


Location: Education Arts 1011, Indiana University South Bend


Alan Guebert is the nationally syndicated columnist of the Farm & Food File and author of “The Land of Milk and Uncle Honey: Memories from the Farm of My Youth”. He grew up on a Dairy Farm in Southeastern Illinois and has been writing his syndicated column, “The Farm and Food File” since 1993. He will be speaking at IUSB

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Thursday, October 31, 2019

Friday, November 1, 2019

Undergraduate Research and Experiential Learning Showcase


Location: Hesburgh Library

The second annual Undergraduate Research and Experiential Learning Showcase will be held

Friday, November 1, 2019
9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Hesburgh Library

The showcase will include undergraduate poster sessions featuring work from colleges, institutes, and centers across campus.

This is an excellent chance for students who did summer research work, participated in an internship, attended a language or service immersion program, or conducted a research project over the past academic year to practice presenting those experiences to an audience of other students, faculty, administration, and community members.…

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Saturday, November 2, 2019

Science Exploration Series: Beating the Spread: Wagering against two proteins that spread breast cancer to bone


Location: 101 Jordan Hall

Bone cancers that started from dormant breast cancer cells are incurable. But Laurie Littlepage, Ph.D., Campbell Family Assistant Professor of Cancer Research, and her lab have discovered how two proteins work to rapidly reproduce and form tumors in bones. Understanding how this process works can lead to new therapies to treat breast cancer metastasis.…

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NDCAN Lecture Series: David Gaus


Location: Jordan Hall of Science, Auditorium 105

David Gaus, M.D., MPH/TM, Founder & CEO of Andean Health & Development                

Title:  “Long Road from Quito: Reflections on Global Health from Ecuador”

David Gaus, Founder and CEO of Andean Health & Development, earned an accounting degree from the University of Notre Dame ‘84. Gaus will share his story of how Fr. Hesburgh played a role in this accounting major landing in Ecuador and later founding Andean Health & Development.…

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Monday, November 4, 2019

Home School Student Day at the DNA Learning Center


Location: 139 Jordan Hall of Science

November 4 will be dedicated to homeschool students. Please register so that we know how many students are interested. We will release an in-dept schedule for the day two weeks before, depending on the number and ages of students who sign up. There will be a $5 charge per student.…

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Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Departmental Seminar: Staci Bilbo


Location: 283 Galvin Life Science Center

Staci Bilbo, Director of Research at the Lurie Center for Autism in Massachusetts General Hospital East, will give a seminar on Tuesday, November 5 at 4:00 pm in 283 Galvin.

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