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Saturday, November 8, 2014
 

The Sixth Extinction: The Legacy of the Anthropocene
Elizabeth Kolbert
Staff Writer at
The New Yorker
7:00 p.m.
H.F. Deluca Forum
Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery
UW-Madison Campus


Thursday, November 13, 2014
 

Rameau and Musical Expression
8:00 p.m.
Room 180, Science Hall
UW-Madison Campus

The School of Music presents Rediscovering Rameau, a series of free events celebrating the works and music of French composer Jean-Philippe Rameau.

The year 2014 marks the 250th anniversary of Jean-Philippe Rameau's death, and celebrations of the composer and music theorist's life are taking place in France and around the world. During the 2014-2015 academic year, the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Music will join the celebration with a series of public events, consisting of performances and panel discussions.


Friday, November 14, 2014
 

Faculty Recital: Marc Vallon, bassoon
8:00 p.m.
Morphy Hall
UW-Madison Campus

The School of Music presents Rediscovering Rameau, a series of free events celebrating the works and music of French composer Jean-Philippe Rameau.

The year 2014 marks the 250th anniversary of Jean-Philippe Rameau's death, and celebrations of the composer and music theorist's life are taking place in France and around the world. During the 2014-2015 academic year, the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Music will join the celebration with a series of public events, consisting of performances and panel discussions.


Monday, November 17, 2014
 

Flavor Chemistry and the Aroma of Success
Marie Wright
Vice President & Chief Global Flavorist
Wild Flavors, Inc
2:00-3:00 p.m.
Babcock Hall, Room 205
UW-Madison Campus

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Tuesday, November 18, 2014
 

27th Annual Faraday Lecture

"Science is Fun and the Joy of Learning"
7:30 p.m. (Doors open at 7:00 p.m.)
Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall
Pittsburgh, PA

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Wednesday, November 19, 2014
 

Opportunities and Challenges in Graduate Research and Education
3:30 p.m.
Mellon Institute Social Room
Carnegie Mellon University


Sunday, November 30, 2014
 

Once Upon a Christmas Cheery, In the Lab of Shakhashiri
A special 45th anniversary event
2:00 p.m.
Wisconsin Union Theater

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Wednesday, March 11, 2015
 

Rameau the Theorist
7:00 p.m.
1315 Chemistry Building
UW-Madison Campus

Chemist Rod Schreiner will demonstrate the principles of string vibration and sound propagation that influenced Rameau, and music theorist Lee Blasius will explain how Rameau used these principles to construct a comprehensive view of music.

The year 2014 marks the 250th anniversary of Jean-Philippe Rameau's death, and celebrations of the composer and music theorist's life are taking place in France and around the world. During the 2014-2015 academic year, the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Music will join the celebration with a series of public events, consisting of performances and panel discussions.

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Friday, March 13, 2015
 

“Chemistry in Service to Humanity and Earth
WISL Special Seminar: Professor Leiv Sydnes
2004-2005 IUPAC President
Department of Chemistry
University of Bergen, Norway

3:30 p.m.
1315 Chemistry Building
UW-Madison Campus

 
 

 

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