Aug
29
Mon
CogSci Freshman Orientation 2016 @ Krieger 111
Aug 29 @ 1:00 pm – 2:15 pm

As part of New Student Orientation, the Office of Academic Advising will hold an Academic Open House all day on August 29th. Dr. Colin Wilson (Director of Undergraduate Students for Cognitive Science) will hold two introductory sessions for new students on the Cognitive Science Major and Linguistics Minor. The first session will begin at 1 pm. The second session will begin at 1:45 pm.

Sep
1
Thu
First Day of Classes
Sep 1 all-day
Departmental Welcome @ Krieger 142
Sep 1 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

The department will end the first day of fall classes with this social gathering to kick off a new academic year and welcome our new members.

Department of Biology Seminar Series – No Seminar
Sep 1 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Sep
5
Mon
Labor Day
Sep 5 all-day
Sep
7
Wed
Matias Cattaneo (University of Michigan) @ Department of Economics - Wyman W600G
Sep 7 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Sep
8
Thu
Department of Biology Seminar Series – Geeta Narlikar
Sep 8 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

‘ATP-dependent and independent mechanisms of regulating chromatin state’

Geeta Narlikar
Biochemistry & Biophysics
University of California, San Francisco
Host:  Bob Johnston

Sep
14
Wed
Robert Moffitt (JHU) @ Department of Economics - Wyman W600G
Sep 14 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Sep
15
Thu
Emily Atkinson’s Dissertation Presentation @ Krieger 111
Sep 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Department of Biology Seminar Series – TBA
Sep 15 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
GBO Reception @ Krieger 142
Sep 15 @ 4:45 pm – 5:45 pm

Departmental reception following Emily Atkinson’s GBO

Sep
19
Mon
Biophysics Seminar @ Gilman 132
Sep 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Sep
21
Wed
Darius Lakdawalla (USC) @ Department of Economics - Wyman W600G
Sep 21 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Sep
22
Thu
Colloquium: Maximilian Riesenhuber @ Krieger 111
Sep 22 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Title and abstract TBA. Dr. Riesenhuber is a professor in the Department of Neuroscience at Georgetown University.

Department of Biology Seminar Series – Jie Chen
Sep 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

‘Biochemical and biophysical dissection of mTOR signaling’

Jie Chen
Department of Cell & Developmental Biology
University of Illinos at Urbana-Champaign
Host:  Vince Hilser