Chemistry Newsletter

Bucky UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-MADISON
DEPARTMENT OF CHEMISTRY NEWSLETTER
XXXVI - No. 37 December 3rd, 2012

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LAURA KIESSLING WINS 2013 MURRAY GOODMAN MEMORIAL PRIZE
Professor Laura Kiessing has been named the recipient of the 2013 Murray Goodman Memorial Prize. This award of $10,000, a commemorative plaque, and dinner in her honor will recognize seminal contributions in the area of molecular glycobiology and carbohydrate biochemistry. This award is presented by the Biophysical Society in partnership with the ACS Division of Biological Chemistry. An award symposium will take place at the fall ACS National Meeting in Indianapolis. Congratulations, Laura!
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2012 Dates of Finance/Department Meetings
Department/Executive Committee Meetings - Tuesdays - 1:30 PM - Room 9341 Chemistry

December 11th, 2012 February 12th, 2013 March 12th, 2013
April 16th, 2013 May 14th, 2013  

Finance Committee Meetings - Tuesdays - 1:30 PM - Room 1130

December 4th, 2012 December 18th, 2012 January 22nd, 2013
February 19th, 2013 March 5th, 2013 March 19th, 2013
April 2nd, 2013 April 23rd, 2013 May 7th, 2013

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SEMINARS
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Friday, December 7th , 2012 - ECT Seminar, 12:00 p.m., 1025 Engineering Centers Building. Mercedes Ruiz, ECT Graduate Student.
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Friday, December 14th , 2012 - ECT Seminar, 12:00 p.m., 1025 Engineering Centers Building. Thomas Kuech, ECT Graduate Student.
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Monday, February 4th, 2012 - 2012-2013 X-Ray Superuser Seminar, 12:00 p.m., Room 1220 in the new Biochemical Sciences Building on Henry Mall. Yongna Xing lab - Presenter and title TBA.
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Tuesday, February 19th, 2012 - WISL Seminar, Room 1315 Chemistry Building. Concert at Chemistry: Celebrating WISL Fellow Marc Fink's promotion to Emeritus Professor.
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Monday, March 4th, 2012 - 2012-2013 X-Ray Superuser Seminar, 12:00 p.m., Room 1220 in the new Biochemical Sciences Building on Henry Mall. Jim Keck lab - Presenter and title TBA.
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Monday, April 1st, 2012 - 2012-2013 X-Ray Superuser Seminar, 12:00 p.m., Room 1220 in the new Biochemical Sciences Building on Henry Mall. Sam Butcher lab - Presenter and title TBA.
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Monday, May 6th, 2012 - 2012-2013 X-Ray Superuser Seminar, 12:00 p.m., Room 1220 in the new Biochemical Sciences Building on Henry Mall. Presenter and title TBA.
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CONCERT AT CHEMISTRY
Concert at Chemistry: Celebrating WISL Fellow Marc Fink's promotion to Emeritus Professor. Tuesday, February 19th, 2013. 12:15 p.m., Chemistry Building. Seminar Hall, Room 1315.
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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
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NONE FOR THIS NEWSLETTER
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FACULTY POSITIONS/TEMPORARY FACULTY/ACADEMIC POSITIONS
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POSTDOCTORAL POSITIONS AND/OR JOBS
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