Prior Seminars

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+Fall 2021

Questions? Contact the seminar chair, Prof. Erin Silva.

+Spring 2021

Seminars are held Tuesdays at 3:30 in 150 Russell Labs, unless otherwise noted.

Date Speaker/Institution Title of Seminar
Jan. 26 NO SEMINAR  
Feb. 2 Led by Dr. Valerie Young Rethinking Impostor Syndrome:  An interactive program
Feb. 9    
Feb. 16 Sanju Kunwar
UW-Madison Plant Pathology, Allen Lab
Ralstonia solanacearum effector RipBN breaks EFR-mediated resistance by suppressing PTI
Feb. 23 Tiffany Lowe-Power
UW-Madison Plant Pathology, Allen Lab
Using high-throughput genetics (RB-TnSeq) to map the fitness landscape of plant pathogenic Ralstonia
Mar. 2 Luna Sanchez-Reyes
University of California-Merced
Mar. 9 Dr. Christy Clark-Pujara, Associate Prof and Director of Graduate Studies
UW-Madison Dept. of Afro-American Studies
Black on the Wisconsin Frontier from Slavery to Suffrage
Mar. 16 Dr. Markus Brauer  
Mar. 23 David Wheeler  
Apr. 6 Nandhitha Venkatesh  
Apr. 13 Tina Wu  
Apr. 15
Christina Zambrana-Echevarria  
Apr. 20 Breanne Krissalstein From Good to Grape (Great): the progression of metagenomic research on the obligate biotroph, Erysiphe necator, and how these studies can influence our ability to manage the disease more effectively
Apr. 27 Brian Schafer  
Apr. 29 Wade Webster  
May 4