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Saturday, January 31, 2015

Wisconsin Middle School Regional Science Bowl
Union South
UW-Madison Campus

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Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Envisioning Responses to Climate Change
Madison Museum of Contemporary Art Lecture Hall
227 State Street
Madison, WI

Reception 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Talk 7:00-8:30 p.m.

A special Wisconsin Academy talk that will bring hope for a better Wisconsin in light of climate change. Panelists Mrill Ingram, Chris Kucharik and Steve Carpenter will explore how tools like scenario-building, storytelling, and the arts can help us better envision our role in prospective responses to climate change.

Free and open to the public with advance registration.

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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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