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October 19 — November 19



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Friday, October 19

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
The Critical Role of Groundwater in Sourcing the Headwaters of the World
3:30 PM
AB20 Weeks Hall, 1215 W. Dayton St., Madison, WI

Saturday, October 20

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Arboretum Night Walk: Dying Grass Moon
6:30 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway, Madison, WI

Volunteer Opportunity
Arboretum Ecological Restoration Work Party: Grady Tract
9:00 AM
UW Arboretum Grady Tract parking lot, Southeast corner of Seminole Hwy. and W. Beltline Frontage Rd., Madison, WI

Sunday, October 21

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Arboretum Walk: Red Lanterns
1:00 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway, Madison, WI

Social Event
Wisconsin River Paddle Day
8:00 AM
Varies by experience level, Varies by experience level, Madison, WI

Volunteer Opportunity
UW-Madison Lakeshore Nature Preserve Volunteer Opportunity
9:00 AM
Meet at Picnic Point lot 129, 2004 University Bay Dr, Madison, WI

Monday, October 22

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
EXPLORE: FLASH-TALKS WITH ENVIRONMENTAL PROFESSIONALS
3:00 PM
15 Science Hall, 550 N Park St, Madison, WI

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Renewable Energy is not Comparable to Fossil Fuel: Energy vs Energy Carriers
3:30 PM
1115 Wisconsin Energy Institute, 1552 University Ave., Madison, WI

Tuesday, October 23

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Climate, People, and the Environment Program Seminar Series - Bridging the Gap Between Applied Climatologists and Weather-Sensitive Decision Makers
2:30 PM
811 Atmospheric, Oceanic And Space Sciences Building, 1225 W. Dayton St., Madison, WI

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Environmental Apocalypse and the Spanish Crisis Novel
4:00 PM
260 Bascom Hall, 500 Lincoln Drive, Madison, WI

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
State and Local Action on Clean Energy
4:00 PM
1115 Wisconsin Energy Institute, 1552 University Ave, Madison, WI

Workshop
CONNECT: SPEED CONVERSATIONS WITH ENVIRONMENTAL PROFESSIONAL
4:00 PM
Memorial Union, 800 Langdon St, Madison, WI

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Human-Nature Connection Lecture Series: Ants and Antibiotics—Potential Lessons from Nature on Ancient Antibiotic Use
7:00 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway, Madison, WI

Wednesday, October 24

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Conventional and Organic Soil Management with Tech and Tata as Told by a Farmer
3:30 PM
Room 357 Soils Bldg., 1525 Observatory Drive, Madison, WI

Workshop
CONNECT: SPEED CONVERSATIONS WITH ENVIRONMENTAL PROFESSIONALS
4:00 PM
Memmorial Union, 800 Langdon St, Madison, WI

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Science Journalism in the Age of Fake News
5:00 PM
Wisconsin Institute for Discovery Steenbock's on Orchard, Room 19 Bascom Hall, Madison, WI

Thursday, October 25

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
PREPARE: OPPORTUNITIES TO GAIN MORE SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE FOR YOUR ENVIRONMENTAL CAREER
4:00 PM
15 Science Hall, 550 N Park ST, Madison, WI

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Weston Roundtable Series - Predicting and Explaining Phosphorus Dynamics in Lake Mendota Using Process Guided Machine Learning
4:15 PM
1163 Mechanical Engineering, 1513 University Ave., Madison, WI

Friday, October 26

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Groundwater as a Buffer to Climatic Change: Dynamic Subsurface Storage of Glaciated Landscapes
3:30 PM
AB20 Weeks Hall, 1215 W. Dayton St., Madison, WI

Saturday, October 27

Music/Dance/Theater
Displaced Horizons: Music & Exhibition
6:30 PM
Gallery 7 (7th Floor) George L. Mosse Humanities Building, Room 7240, Madison, WI

Volunteer Opportunity
Arboretum Ecological Restoration Work Party: Core Area and Curtis Prairie
9:00 AM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway, Madison, WI

Sunday, October 28

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Arboretum Walk: Touring the Lost City
1:00 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway, Madison, WI

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Arboretum Walk: Touring the Lost City
1:00 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway, Madison, WI

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Arboretum Family Nature Program: Colorful Days
1:30 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway, Madison, WI

Tuesday, October 30

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Climate, People, and the Environment Program Seminar Series - Ten Days for Flood Protection: A Game Exploring Risk, Uncertainty, and Probability in the Context of Forecasts and Flood Management
2:30 PM
811 Atmospheric, Oceanic And Space Sciences Building, 1225 W. Dayton St., Madison, WI

Film
Everyone's Earth: River to the Heart Film Screening and Discussion
6:00 PM
Marquee Theatre Union South, 1308 W Dayton St, Madison, WI

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Human-Nature Connection Lecture Series: Tiny Earth in Wisconsin
7:00 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway, Madison, WI

Thursday, November 1

Film
Everyone's Earth: River to the Heart Film Screening and Discussion
6:00 PM
Atrium UW South Madison Partnership, Villager Mall, 2300 South Park St, Madison, WI

Friday, November 2

Workshop
Sustain Dane Summit
8:00 AM
Gordon Dining & Event Center, 770 W Dayton St, Madison, WI

Saturday, November 3

Workshop
Arboretum Class: All About Owls
2:00 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI

Volunteer Opportunity
Arboretum Ecological Restoration Work Party: Grady Tract
9:00 AM
UW Arboretum Grady Tract parking lot, Southeast corner of Seminole Hwy. and W. Beltline Frontage Rd., Madison, WI

Volunteer Opportunity
UW-Madison Lakeshore Nature Preserve Volunteer Opportunity
9:00 AM
Meet at Frautschi Point parking lot , 3034 Lake Mendota Drive, Madison, WI

Sunday, November 4

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Arboretum Walk: Follow the Glacier
1:00 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI

Music/Dance/Theater
Chance Ensemble presents: John Muir, University of the Wilderness
2:30 PM
Play Circle Wisconsin Union Theater, 800 Langdon Street, Madison, WI

Monday, November 5

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Seminar Series: Topic: Energy Policy and Renewable Energy Investment
3:30 PM
1115 Wisconsin Energy Institute, 1552 University Avenue, Madison, WI

Saturday, November 10

Volunteer Opportunity
Arboretum Ecological Restoration Work Party: Core Area and Curtis Prairie
9:00 AM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI

Sunday, November 11

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Arboretum Walk: Thinking Like an Arboretum
1:00 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Arboretum Family Nature Program: Reintroducing the Wild Turkey
1:30 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI

Saturday, November 17

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Arboretum Class: History of the Arboretum's Lost City
1:00 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI

Volunteer Opportunity
Arboretum Ecological Restoration Work Party: Grady Tract
9:30 AM
UW Arboretum Grady Tract parking lot, Southeast corner of Seminole Hwy. and W. Beltline Frontage Rd., Madison, WI

Sunday, November 18

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Arboretum Walk: Arboretum Sampler
1:00 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI

Volunteer Opportunity
UW-Madison Lakeshore Nature Preserve Volunteer Opportunity
9:00 AM
Meet at Frautschi Point parking lot , 3034 Lake Mendota Drive, Madison, WI

Monday, November 19

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Advanced Electric Machines for Efficient Energy Conversion
3:30 PM
1115 Wisconsin Energy Institute, 1552 University Avenue, Madison, WI

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