Calendar

Fall 2013 - Spring 2014

Date Event Speaker/Presenter Time/Location

May 5

MCB Journal Club

Matthew Booker                                

Arjun Ray

5 PM           

SFH 220

May 7 MCB Graduate Program Seminar Jason Sello, Dept. of Chemistry, Brown University                                               "Genetic Bases of Biological Chemistry and Ecology in Streptomyces"
12 noon          LMM107
May 14 MCB Graduate Program Seminar Amanda Jamieson, MMI, Brown University                                                  "Stress Management: Tolerating polymicrobial infections of the lung"
12 noon          LMM 107

May 19

MCB Journal Club

                                      

Alger Fredericks

5 PM             

SFH 220

May 23 5th Year Masters Seminar Michael Danziger (Dahlberg Lab)        An Orthogonal tRNA(fMET) Guiding Boolean AND Logic in a Thermophile 12 noon        SFH 220

May 29

MCB Graduate Student Rotation Talks The first year MCB Graduate Students will present their third rotation talks

2 PM            

LMM 107

May 30 MCB Department Special Seminar

Dr. Katherine Conant, Dept. of Neuroscience, Georgetown University

"Matrix metalloproteinases and neuroplasticity - a tale of two substrates"

9:30 AM

LMM 107

May 30

MCB Data Club

Tara Fresques (Wessel Lab)             

Jennifer Johnson (Larschan Lab)

Tim Erick (Brossay Lab)

3:30 PM            

SFH 220

Jun 2

MCB Journal Club

Vanessa Scialabba                             

Nick Panzarino

5 PM           

SFH 220

Jun 10 DRIP Meeting Prof. Robert Reenan, MCB, Brown University                                                    "RNA Editing and the Disease Problem" 4 PM                 SFH 350

Jun 16

MCB Journal Club

Tyler Curran                                      

Jon Yang

5 PM           

SFH 220

Jun 19 MCB Graduate Student Thesis Defense

Melissa Hoh-Walsh                                Advisor: Prof. Anne Hart    

"The role of plastin in motor neuron diseases and identifying genetic modifiers of spinal muscular atrophy"

1:30 PM               SFH 220

Jun 30

MCB Journal Club

Erin Kennedy                                     

Jenna Kotak

5 PM           

SFH 220

Jul 23 MCB Graduate Program Thesis Defense Allispn Porman                                Identification and Regulation of White-Opaque Phenotypic Switching in Candida tropicalis                              Advisor: Richard Bennett 1:00 PM         BERT 130

Jul 28

MCB Journal Club Aaron Held

5 PM           

SFH 220

Aug 4

MCB Journal Club

Rosa Martinez-Garcia                        

Arthur Sugden

5 PM           

SFH 220

Aug 18 MCB Graduate Program Thesis Defense Akash Srivastava                              Advisor: Marko Horb 2:00 PM            SFH 220

Aug 18

MCB Journal Club

Marissa Holmbeck                            

Alex Leydon

5 PM            

SFH 220

Aug 27 Annual MCB Graduate Program Retreat Join us for a day of scientific talks and posters as we introduce our new students 9 am - 6 PM  Haffenreffer, Bristol, RI