School of MCB COVID-19 Information

Calendar Events

Friday, October 23, 2020

12:00 pm

Biochemistry Seminar of Special Interest: Dr. Lici Schurig-Briccio (University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign), "From Metabolism to Virulence: Understanding the Role of Respiratory NADH oxidation in Staphylococcus aureus"

Zoom Meeting Link https://illinois.zoom.us/j/93301854509 Meeting ID: 933 0185 4509 (Request Meeting Passcode – via sunkraut@illinois.edu or your department office admin assistant)

Saturday, October 24, 2020

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Genomes at Home

Zoom

Monday, October 26, 2020

12:00 pm

CDB Student Seminar: Nilmani Singh / Chen Lab: TBA

B102 CLSL

4:00 pm

Prof. Yolanda Vasquez, Oklahoma State University, "A Soft Lithography Method to Generate Arrays of Microstructures on Hydrogel Surfaces"

https://illinois.zoom.us/j/85032113450?pwd=MXd6MEFZMURzbCtQVm4yR0wvQjVuZz09

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

12:00 pm

My Lessons in Business

Zoom

4:00 pm

Engineering Plants: The 12,000 Year Plan

Online

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Rouhallah Ramezanifard/Slauch Lab and Yidan Zhou/Imlay Lab

Zoom

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

12:00 pm

Cell and Developmental Biology Seminar: Dr. Yang Zhou, Department of Biomedical Engineering, School of Engineering, University of Alabama at Birmingham. "Regeneration of cardiomyocyte identify and function via direct cardiac reprogramming"

Via Zoom

Thursday, October 29, 2020

11:00 am

School of MCB Special Seminar: Patrick Sweeney, Ph.D., University of Michigan, Life Sciences Institute "The melanocortin 3 receptor is a pharmacological target for the regulation of anorexia"

Zoom

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Judd Hultquist, Northwestern University -- "Mapping the Epidemiological and Antiviral Landscape of SARS-CoV-2"

Zoom

Saturday, October 31, 2020

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Genomes at Home

Zoom

Tuesday, November 03, 2020

Election Day

Wednesday, November 04, 2020

12:00 pm

Cell and Developmental Biology Seminar, Dr. Alessandro Vindigni, Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Pathology and Immunology. "Mechanisms of Replication Stress Response to Chemotherapeutics."

Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL

1:00 pm

Microbiology Thesis Defense: Jiayi Sun/Brooke Lab

Zoom

4:00 pm

Kisurb Choe (Sweedler lab) - High throughput measurement of fatty acids on microbial colonies by optically guided MALDI-ToF workflow for screening enzyme mutant libraries

ZOOM

4:00 pm

Darjan Duraki (Shapiro lab) -

ZOOM

Thursday, November 05, 2020

11:00 am

Molecular & Integrative Physiology Seminar: Matthew Potthoff, Ph.D., University of Iowa, "TBA"

Zoom

12:00 pm

Careers in Science Policy: How to Succeed Outside Academia

Zoom

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Jared Schrader, Wayne State University -- "Phase-separated membraneless organelles organize bacterial RNA metabolism"

Zoom

Saturday, November 07, 2020

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Genomes at Home

Zoom

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

12:00 pm

Decoding Complex Biology with Silicon Photonic Sensors

4:00 pm

"Pulse-chase proteomics of App Knock-In mice reveals synaptic dysfunction may originate in presynaptic terminals during Alzheimer’s disease" by Jeffrey N. Savas, PhD Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Anshika Gupta/Imlay Lab and Ami Seeger/Blanke Lab

Zoom

Wednesday, November 11, 2020

4:00 pm

Andrew Buechler (Martinis lab) -

ZOOM

4:00 pm

Kevin Gill (Procko lab) -

ZOOM

Thursday, November 12, 2020

11:00 am

Molecular & Integrative Physiology Seminar: Dr. Timothy Fan, Dept. Veterinary Clinical Medicine, University of Illinois, "TBA"

zoom

11:00 am

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Sonja Albers, University of Freiburg -- "TBA"

Zoom

Saturday, November 14, 2020

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Genomes at Home

Zoom

Tuesday, November 17, 2020

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Matthew Georgiou/Mitchell Lab and Ruben Sanchez Nieves/Whitaker Lab

Zoom

4:00 pm

Kristen Vella, Weill Cornell Medical College

Zoom - Click that day on "Register" below to enter event

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

4:00 pm

Max Baymiller (Martinis lab) -

ZOOM

4:00 pm

Xuejiao Song (Cronan lab) -

ZOOM

Thursday, November 19, 2020

11:00 am

Molecular & Integrative Physiology Seminar: Dr. Joanne S. Richards, Dept. of Molecular & Cellular Biology, Baylor College of Medicine "TBA"

zoom

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Ervin Fodor, Univesity of Oxford -- "TBA"

Zoom

Saturday, November 21, 2020

Thanksgiving Break Begins

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Genomes at Home

Zoom

Thursday, November 26, 2020

Thanksgiving Day

Friday, November 27, 2020

Day After Thanksgiving - Designated Holiday

Monday, November 30, 2020

Instruction resumes (remote only - students do not return to campus this semester)

Tuesday, December 01, 2020

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Alex Phillips/Whitaker Lab

Zoom

Wednesday, December 02, 2020

11:00 am

Microbiology Thesis Defense: Preethi Thattai Ragunathan/Vanderpool Lab

Zoom

12:00 pm

Cell and Developmental Biology Seminar: Dr. Muthuswamy Senthil, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School "TBA"

Charles G. Miller Auditorium B102 CLSL

4:00 pm

Qiqi Tian (Zhao lab) -

ZOOM

4:00 pm

Carter Biochemistry Fellow: Ullas Valiya Chembazhi (Kalsotra lab) -

ZOOM

Thursday, December 03, 2020

4:00 pm

Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Kimberly Seed, University of California - Berkely -- “Battling phages: how epidemic Vibrio cholerae defends against viral attack”

Zoom

Monday, December 07, 2020

12:00 pm

CDB Student Seminar: Monica Lannom / Ceman Lab: TBA

B102 CLSL

Tuesday, December 08, 2020

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Pooja Agashe/Kuzminov Lab and Meghan Diefenbacher/Brooke Lab

Zoom

Wednesday, December 09, 2020

Last Day of Instruction, Fall Semester

12:00 pm

Cell and Developmental Biology Seminar: Dr. Maya Shelly, Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, Renaissance School of Medicine at Stony Brook University. "TBA"

Via Zoom

4:00 pm

Nikita Modi (Chen lab) -

ZOOM

4:00 pm

Lawrence Wang (Shapiro lab) -

ZOOM

Thursday, December 10, 2020

Reading Day/IT No Change Period in effect

Friday, December 11, 2020

8:30 am

Final Exams Begin

Thursday, December 24, 2020

Gift Day

Friday, December 25, 2020

Christmas Holiday

Monday, December 28, 2020

Day after Christmas - Designated Holiday

Tuesday, December 29, 2020

Gift day

Wednesday, December 30, 2020

Gift day

Thursday, December 31, 2020

Gift day

Friday, January 01, 2021

New Year's Day

Monday, January 18, 2021

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Tuesday, January 19, 2021

First Day of Instruction, Spring Semester

Monday, January 25, 2021

12:00 pm

CDB Student Seminar: Madhura Duttagupta / Brieher Lab: TBA

B102 CLSL

Tuesday, January 26, 2021

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Stefanie Eben/Imlay Lab and Sangeetha Ramesh/Mitchell Lab

Monday, February 01, 2021

12:00 pm

CDB Student Seminar: Pradeep Kumar / Belmont Lab: TBA

B102 CLSL

Tuesday, February 02, 2021

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Sneha Das/Kuzminov Lab and Katie Frye/Kehl-Fie Lab

Zoom

Wednesday, February 03, 2021

4:00 pm

Qi Zou (Cronan lab) -

ZOOM

4:00 pm

Kade Biochemistry Fellow: Zhenglin Yang (Lu lab) -

ZOOM

Thursday, February 04, 2021

4:00 pm

Prof. James Ferry, Pennsylvania State University, "TBD"

Monday, February 08, 2021

12:00 pm

CDB Student Seminar: Miles Norsworthy / Gillette Lab: TBA

B102 CLSL

Tuesday, February 09, 2021

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Molly Crowder/Blanke and Nic Handy/Wilson Lab

Zoom

Wednesday, February 10, 2021

4:00 pm

Andrew Blake (Burke lab) -

ZOOM

4:00 pm

Mashiat Chowdhury (Jin lab) -

ZOOM

Monday, February 15, 2021

12:00 pm

CDB Student Seminar: Surabhi Sonam / Henry Lab: TBA

B102 CLSL

Tuesday, February 16, 2021

4:00 pm

Microbiology Student Seminar: Roy Rodriguez Carrero/Metcalf Lab and Laura Suttenfield/Whitaker Lab

Zoom

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

4:00 pm

Zac Dewald (Kalsotra lab) -

ZOOM

4:00 pm

Sarah Gardner (Chan lab) -

ZOOM

Monday, February 22, 2021

12:00 pm

CDB Student Seminar: Neha Chetlangia / S. Prasanth Lab

B102 CLSL

Tuesday, February 23, 2021

4:00 pm

Microbiology Postdoc Seminar: Fadi Alnaji/Brooke Lab and Mohea Couturier/Whitaker IGB Lab

Zoom

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

4:00 pm

Santanu Ghosh (Shapiro lab) -

ZOOM

4:00 pm

Westcott Biosciences Fellow: Andrea Hernandez Garcia (Nair lab) -

ZOOM

Monday, March 01, 2021

12:00 pm

CDB Student Seminar: Neha Chivukula Venkata / Belmont Lab: TBA

B102 CLSL

Tuesday, March 02, 2021

4:00 pm

Microbiology Postdoc Seminar: Alan Collins/Whitaker IGB Lab and Matteo Cossu/Metcalf Lab

Zoom

Wednesday, March 03, 2021

4:00 pm

Isaac Kim (Martinis lab) -

ZOOM

4:00 pm

Qianqiao Liu (Stadtmueller lab) -

ZOOM

Tuesday, March 09, 2021

4:00 pm

Microbiology Postdoc Seminar: Yumi Iwadate/Slauch Lab and Giulia Orazi/Whitaker IGB Lab

Zoom

Wednesday, March 10, 2021

4:00 pm

Xiaodan Lin (Martinis lab) -

ZOOM

4:00 pm

Adrika Raybarman (Huang lab) -

ZOOM

Saturday, March 13, 2021

8:30 am

Spring Vacation Begins

Monday, March 22, 2021

Instruction resumes

12:00 pm

CDB Student Seminar: Shuting Liu / Belmont Lab: TBA

B102 CLSL

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

4:00 pm

Microbiology Postdoc/Research Scientist Seminar: Fatih Cakar/Slauch Lab and Changyi Zhang/Whitaker IGB Lab

Zoom

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

4:00 pm

Brendan Sullivan (Leckband lab) -

ZOOM

4:00 pm

Yannan Tian (Huang lab) -

ZOOM

Monday, March 29, 2021

12:00 pm

CDB Student Seminar: Jesus Moreno Castillo / Chen Lab: TBA

B102 CLSL

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

4:00 pm

Microbiology Postdoc Seminar: Elizabeth Rowland/Kieffer Lab

Zoom

Friday, April 02, 2021

11:00 am

Department of Biochemistry Annual Graduate Student Symposium

ZOOM

Monday, April 05, 2021

12:00 pm

CDB Student Seminar: Janhavi Kolhe / Freeman Lab: TBA

Via Zoom

Wednesday, April 07, 2021

12:00 pm

Cell and Developmental Biology Seminar: Dr. Paul Fox, Robert Canova Endowed Chair, Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland Clinic. "TBA"

Charles G. Miller Auditorium B102 CLSL

4:00 pm

Chunyu Wu (van der Donk lab) -

ZOOM