Monday, Nov 11
3:30 am - 4:20 pm
Room: BRWN 4102
Biochemistry Seminar
“Mechanism Based Targeting of MLKs in Pancreatic Cancer”  by Dr. Ajay Rana (University of Illinois at Chicago). 
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Room: BRWN 5130B
Dissertation Seminar
"The Development of Mass Spectrometric Methods for the Determination of the Chemical Composition of Complex Mixtures Relevant to the Energy Sector and the Development of a New Device for Chemically Enhanced Oil Recovery Formulation Evaluation" by Katherine Wehde (Bart Group).
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Room: WTHR 31
Dissertation Seminar
"Application of Cryogenic IR and UV Spectroscopy for Structural and Dynamic Studies of Gas Phase Ions" by Christopher Harrilal (McLuckey Group).
Tuesday, Nov 12
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Room: MJIS 1001
Frontiers in Biophysics Seminar Series
"Powering Transport of Lipopolysaccharides Across the Bacterial Cell Envelope with ABCs"  by Professor Natividad Ruiz (Ohio State University).
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Room: WTHR 320
Analytical Division Seminar
“Manipulating Electrons and Electron Spins in Diamond (Or Why Diamonds are a Guy’s Best Friend)”  by Professor Robert Hamers (University of Wisconsin-Madison).
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Room: WTHR 172
Organic Seminar
Lilly-Brown Lecture
"The Concept of Delayed Catalysis"  by Professor Amir Hoveyda (Boston College).
Wednesday, Nov 13
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Room: BRWN 4102
Physical Chemistry Seminar
"Not Your Parents’ Kinetics: Multidimensional Measurements of Dynamics in Complex Materials"   by Professor Mark A. Berg (University of South Carolina).
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Room: BRWN 4102
Chemical Education Seminar
"Why is it a “CURE-all?”: Exploring How Course-Based Undergraduate Research Experiences Benefits Students"  by Professor Joseph Harsh (James Madison University).
Thursday, Nov 14
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Room: WTHR 104
Departmental Colloquium
Richard A. Walton Lecture
"Golden Opportunities:  Gold Nanoparticles for Biomedical Applications"  by Professor Catherine Murphy (Dept. of Chemistry, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign).
Friday, Nov 15
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Room: BRWN 4102
Special Seminar
"A Workshop: Prepping Important Documents, such as CV or Cover Letter" by Professor Abram Axelrod (Dept. of Chemistry, Purdue University).