College Event Calendar

See upcoming and past calendar events hosted by departments within the Klingler College of Arts and Sciences.

Upcoming Events

Fall 2020

October

  • Picture a Scientist” | Register by September 30
    This film is brought to you by Marquette ADVANCE and the College of Arts & Sciences
    Film:
    All registrants will have 72 hours to view the film from October 3 at 3:00pm to October 6 at 3:00pm. The film is 97 minutes long. A link with a unique password will be sent out from the film company.
    Panel Discussion:
    After the viewing period ends there will be a panel discussion on Teams Live on October 6 at 3:30 pm, featuring several Marquette researchers and hosted by Dr. Heidi Bostic, Dean of the Klingler College of Arts & Sciences
  • “Designing a Good Life” Workshop l For Students
    Dr. Heidi Bostic, Dean of the Klingler College of Arts and Sciences
    Has anyone ever asked, “What are you passionate about?” but you aren’t sure how to answer? Do you want to get better at facing challenges and creating possibilities? Join Dr. Bostic to learn design thinking techniques and how to apply them to your life, both now and in the future.
    Friday, Oct 2 l 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m. l Call 414.288.5989 to register

  • Department of Psychology Colloquium: "Intentionally Integrating Culture Into the Intake Process"
    Dr. Jenn Cook and Shanno Skaistis
    Thursday, Oct 1 l 3:30-5:00 p.m. l Microsoft Teams (link to join)
  • Diversity in Psychology Research Conference 2020

    The event will highlight university and department diversity initiatives and research. Students can learn about applying to clinical psychology programs and life as a graduate student.  
    Saturday, October 3 | 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. | Virtual Conference

  • Humanities Research Colloquium: "In the Belly of the Earth: Place and Displacement in Modern Nigerian Poetry"
    Dr. Tosin Gbogi, Marquette University
    Wednesday, Oct 7 l 4:00 p.m. l email Melissa Ganz for the meeting link
  • Department of Psychology Colloquium: "Resilience-Focused Intervention Work with Refugee and Immigrant Youth"
    Dr. Jeff Winer
    Tuesday, Oct 15 l 3:30-5:00 p.m. l Microsoft Teams (link to join)
  • Department of Computer Science Colloquium: "TBD"
    Dr. Rohit Kate, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
    Monday, Oct 19 l 1:00 p.m. l email Nasim Yahyasoltani for the Teams meeting link
  • Department of Computer Science Colloquium: "TBD"
    Dr. Garvesh Raskutti, University of Wisconsin-Madison
    Monday, Oct 26 l 1:00 p.m. l email Nasim Yahyasoltani for the Teams meeting link


Past Events

Spring 2020

January

February

  • Department of Philosophy: Themes from the Philosophical Scholarship of Sarah Broadie
    Thursday, February 20 l 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. l Eisenberg Reading Room, Sensenbrenner Hall
    Friday, February 21 l 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. l Eisenberg Reading Room
  • Department of Chemistry Colloquium: "Reactive Intermediates in Gold(I) Catalysis"
    Dr. Ross Widenhoefer, Duke University
    Friday, February 21 l 4:00 p.m. l Todd Wehr Chemistry 121
  • Humanities Research Colloquium: "Vikings in Nineteenth-Century American Poetry: Whiteness, Archeology, and the Deep Past"
    Angela Sorby, Ph.D., Marquette University
    Wednesday, February 26 l 4:00 p.m. l Marquette Hall 105
  • Department of Chemistry Colloquium: "Novel Instrumentation and Kinetic and Mechanistic Studies of Transition Metal Catalyzed Alkene Polymerization"
    Dr. Clark Landis, University of Wisconsin-Madison
    Friday, February 28 l 4:00 p.m. l Todd Wehr Chemistry 121

March

April

  • CANCELLED - Department of Biological Sciences Colloquium: "Leaping Lizards! The Genetic Basis of Limb Size Evolution in Anoles"
    Dr. Doug Menke, University of Georgia
    Friday, April 3 l 3:00 p.m. l Wehr Life Sciences 111
  • CANCELLED - Department of Chemistry Colloquium: "Conformational Disorder in Regulation of Biological and Nonbiological Catalysts"
    Dr. Vincenzo Venditti, Iowa State University
    Friday, April 3 l 4:00 p.m. l Todd Wehr Chemistry 121
  • CANCELLED - Department of Biological Sciences Colloquium: "Glutamate Receptor Structure, Dynamics, and Modulation"
    Dr. Vasanthi Jayaraman, University of Texas
    Friday, April 17 l 3:00 p.m. l Wehr Life Sciences 111
  • CANCELLED - Department of Chemistry-Habermann Lecture: "Catalyst-controlled C-H Functionalization"
    Dr. Christopher Cummins l MIT
    Friday, April 17 l 4:00 p.m. l Todd Wehr Chemistry 121
  • CANCELLED - Humanities Research Colloquium
    Michael Zimmer, Ph.D., Marquette University
    Thursday, April 23 l 4:00 p.m. l Marquette Hall 105
  • CANCELLED - Department of Chemistry Colloquium: "Synthetic Applications of Enzyme-inspired Bimetallic and Polypeptide Catalysts"
    Dr. David Michaelis, Brigham Young University
    Friday, April 24 l 4:00 p.m. l Todd Wehr Chemistry 121
  • CANCELLED - Père Marquette Lecture: Sensing God? What Can Patristic Theories of "Spiritual Sensation" Mean for Contemporary Theological Ethics?
    Dr. Sarah Coakley, Visiting Professorial Fellow at the Australian Catholic University
    Sunday, April 26, 2020 | 2:00 p.m. | Raynor Library, Beaumier Suite
  • CANCELLED - Department of Psychology 3rd Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium:
    Thursday, April 30 l 3:30-5:00 p.m. l Alumni Memorial Union, 227

May

  • CANCELLED - Department of Chemistry Colloquium: "Synthesis of Bioactive Indole Alkaloids"
    Dr. Rod Andrade, Temple University
    Friday, May 1 l 4:00 p.m. l Todd Wehr Chemistry 121

Fall 2019

September

  • Department of Biological Sciences Seminar Series: "Visualizing Cell Communication: Ras-MAP Kinase Signaling in Animal Development"
    Claire de la Cova, Ph.D., University of Wisconsin
    Friday, September 13 l 3:00 p.m. l Wehr Life Sciences Room 111
  • Humanities Research Colloquium: "Canonizing Chaucer in the Hundred Years War"
    Elizaveta Strakhov, Ph.D., Marquette University
    Wednesday, September 18 l 4:00 p.m. l Marquette Hall 105

October

  • Department of Biological Sciences Seminar Series: "Prion Biology: At the Intersection of Protein Folding and its Cellular Environment"
    Tricia Serio, Ph.D., University of Massachusetts at Amherst
    Friday, October 4 l 3:00 p.m. l Wehr Life Sciences Room 111
  • Center for Peacemaking Fall Social
    Tuesday, October 8 l 5:00 p.m. l Eisenberg Reading Room
    Please register by October 1
  • Department of Biological Sciences Seminar Series: "Discovery, Description and Diagnosis of Neotropical Bamboo Biodiversity"
    Christopher Tyrrell, Ph.D., Milwaukee Public Museum
    Friday, October 11 l 3:00 p.m. l Wehr Life Sciences, Room 111
  • Diversity in Psychology Research Conference 2019
    Saturday, October 12 | 9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. | Marquette University, Cramer Hall
  • Department of Biological Sciences Seminar Series: "Designing Rice Varieties for High Yield Under Reduced Irrigation with the Introduction of New Genetic Diversity"
    Jeremy Edwards, Ph.D., U.S. Department of Agriculture
    Thursday, October 24 l 12:00 p.m. l Wehr Life Sciences, Room 111
  • Department of Biological Sciences Seminar Series: "SNP Markers for Rice Panicle and Grain Traits developed from Marker-Trait Associations Identified in Genome-Wide Association Studies and Validated in Biparental Mapping Populations"
    Georgia Eizengal, Ph.D., United States Department of Agriculture
    Friday, October 25 l 3:00 p.m. l Wehr Life Sciences, Room 111

November

December

2018 - 2019 Academic Year

January 2019

  • The Data Science of Baseball
    Friday, January 25 | 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
    Northwestern Mutual, 805 E. Mason Street
  • "State-Sponsored Activism: Bureaucrats and Social Movements in Democratic Brazil"
    Dr. Jessica Rich, Marquette University
    Friday, January 25 l 12:00 - 1:30 p.m. l Holthusen Hall 403
  • Ethics of Big Data
    Monday, January 28 | 8:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Northwestern Mutual, 805 E. Mason Street

February 2019

  • "The Future Prefitured: Nicaragua, Migration, and Climate Disasters"
    Dr. Douglas Haynes, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
    Friday, February 1 l 3:00-5:00 p.m. l Lalumiere Hall 296
  • Department of Philosophy Colloquium: "A Certain Skepticism: Montaigne's Skepticism in Emerson (and Transcendentalism)"
    Prof. Kelly Dean Jolley, Auburn University
    Friday, February 8 l 3:30 p.m. l Marquette Hall 105
  • Humanities Research Colloquium: "The Necropolitical Theatre: Race and Immigration on the Contemporary Spanish Stage"
    Dr. Jeffrey Coleman, Marquette University
    Friday, February 14 l 5:00 p.m. l Marquette Hall 105
  • Department of Biological Sciences Seminar Series: "Biodegradation of Environmental Pollutants: X-Ray Structures, Prediction Software and Starting a Bioremediation Business"
    Lawrence Wackett, Ph.D., University of Minnesota
    Friday, February 15 l 3:00 p.m. l Wehr Life Sciences, Room 111
  • Diverse Careers in Higher Education: Where can your graduate degree take you?
    Tuesday, February 19 | 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
    AMU, 227
  • WorkForce Fair: Internships, Jobs and Graduate Schools
    Tuesday, February 19 | 3:00 - 7:00 p.m.
    8200 W Greenfield Avenue
  • Chemistry Department Colloquium: "Rational Design of Antibiotics for Tuberculosis and Development of New Chemistry for Antibiotic Synthesis"
    Dr. Courtney Aldrich, University of Minnesota
    Friday, February 22 l 4:00 p.m. l Todd Wehr Chemistry Building, Room 121
  • Aquinas Lecture: "Honor and Mangaminity: The Post-Modern Form of Self-Conscious Agency"
    Dr. Robert Brandom, University of Pittsburgh
    Sunday, February 24 l 3:00 p.m.
    Marquette Hall, 100
  • Humanities Research Colloquium: "The Ethics of Torture"
    Dr. Jessica Wolfendale, Marquette University
    Friday, February 28 l 5:00 p.m. l Marquette Hall 105

March 2019

  • Department of Biological Sciences Seminar Series: "Worming on the Edge: Two Tails of Loss When Temperatures Rise"
    Lisa Petrella, Ph.D., Marquette University
    Friday, March 1 l 3:00 p.m. l Wehr Life Sciences, Room 111
  • Chemistry Department Colloquium: "Molecule Formation in the Interstellar Medium"
    Dr. Robert Forrey, Pennsylvania State University
    Friday,March 1 l 4:00 p.m. l Todd Wehr Chemistry Building, Room 121
  • Department of Biological Sciences Seminar Series: "Sex-Biased Genome Evolution"
    Melissa Wilson, Ph.D., Arizona State University
    Friday, March 8 l 3:00 p.m. l Wehr Life Sciences Room 111
  • Chemistry Department Colloquium: "Proteoforms and Their Families - A New Paradigm for Proteomics"
    Dr. Lloyd Smith, University of Wisconsin-Madison
    Friday, March 8 l 4:00 p.m. l Todd Wehr Chemistry Building, Room 121
  • "'The Blood is at the Doorstep:’ A Conversation and Film Screening with the Family of Dontre Hamilton"
    Hosted by the Marquette Democracy Project and supported by the Center for Transnational Justice
    Wednesday, March 20 l 5:30-8:30 p.m. l Marquette Hall, Room 100
  • Department of Biological Sciences Seminar Series: "Inversions, Enhancers and Malaria Transmission"
    Michelle Riehle, Ph.D., Medical College of Wisconsin
    Friday, March 22 l 3:00 p.m. l Wehr Life Sciences, Room 111
  • Chemistry Department Colloquium: "Novel Aromatics as Precursors to Porous Molecular Crystals"
    Dr. Ognjen Miljanic, University of Houston
    Friday, March 22 l 4:00 p.m. l Todd Wehr Chemistry Building, Room 121
  • Donald J. Schuenke Chair Lecture
    Dr. Curtis Carter, Marquette University
    Sunday, March 24 l 3:00 p.m. l TBD
  • Helping Professions Career and Internship Fair
    Wednesday, March 27 | 3:00 - 6:00 p.m.
    Alumni Memorial Union, 1442 W Wisconsin Ave 
  • Muslim Feminism and Religious Epistemology: A Call for Broader Definitions of Gender Studies
    Ibtisam M. Abujad, Marquette University
    Friday, March 29 l 2:00-3:00 p.m. l AMU 254
  • Chemistry Department Colloquium: "Tyrosine-159 of 3-Mercaptopropionic Acid Dioxygenase (MDO) 'catalytic triad' Gates Substrate-Coordination Number and Denticity at  Non-Heme Iron Active Site"
    Dr. Brad Pierce, University of Texas-Arlington
    Friday, March 29 l 4:00 p.m. l Todd Wehr Chemistry Building, Room 121

April 2019

  • Humanities Research Colloquium
    Dr. Deirdre Dempsey, Marquette University
    Wednesday, April 3 l 4:00 p.m. l Marquette Hall 105
  • Department of Biological Sciences Seminar Series: "The ATR Signaling Circuitry: From Basic Research to Targeted Cancer Therapy"
    Lee Zou, Ph.D., Harvard Medical School
    Friday, April 5 l 3:00 p.m. l Wehr Life Sciences, Room 111
  • Chemistry Department Colloquium: "Process Chemistry at AbbVie and Impact of Flow Chemistry in Early Development"
    Dr. Benoit Cardinal-David
    Friday, April 5 l 4:00 p.m. l Todd Wehr Chemistry Building, Room 121
  • The Marquette Democracy Project, The Marquette Law School and the Department of Political Science host: Crossing the Digital Divide: Lessons on LItigating AI in the Criminal Justice System
    Ms. Stephanie Lacambra, Criminal Defense Staff Attorney-Electronic Freedom Frontier
    Monday, April 8 l 4:00 p.m. l Alumni Memorial Union, Room 157
  • McGee Lecture Series: "What is feminism for the 99%?"
    Dr. Nancy Fraser, New School for Social Research
    Thursday, April 11 l 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Department of Biological Sciences Seminar Series: "From Ponds to Politics: An Unexpected Journey of a Wildlife Biologist"
    Christopher Smith, M.Sc, FieldEcology.com
    Friday, April 12 l 3:00 p.m. l Wehr Life Sciences, Room 111
  • Chemistry Department Colloquium-Rathor Lecture: "My Journey to Stockholm"
    Sir Fraser Stoddart, Northwestern University
    Friday, April 12 l 4:00 p.m. l Todd Wehr Chemistry Building, Room 121
  • Humanities Research Colloquium: "Rhetorical Crossover, R&B Music, and Dinah Washington"
    Dr. Cedric Burrows, Marquette University
    Wednesday, April 24 l 4:00 p.m. l Marquette Hall 105
  • Philosophy Department Colloquium: "Kant's Racism and Its Implications for How We Do Philosophy and History of Philosophy"
    Dr. Lucy Allais, Henry E. Allison Endowed Chair at UC San Diego
    Thursday, April 25 l 4:30 p.m. l Lalumiere 272
  • Social and Cultural Sciences Department 4th Annual Research Salon
    Thursday, April 25 l 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.
    Lalumiere Hall, first floor
  • Chemistry Department Colloquium: "Prolyl Oligopeptidate Artificial Metalloenzymes: Selective Catalysis, Directed Evolution, Structure, and Dynamics"
    Dr. Jared Lewis, Indiana University
    Friday, April 26 l 4:00 p.m. l Todd Wehr Chemistry Building, Room 121
  • Philosophy Department Colloquium: "Mythologies for the Lost: The Thought and Afterthough of Cultural Belonging in Du Bois's "The Souls of Black Folks"
    Dr. William M. Paris, Weinberg Postdoctoral Fellow at Northwestern University
    Monday, April 29 l 5:00 p.m. l Lalumiere Hall, 272

May 2019

  • Chemistry Department Colloquium: "Calculations of Spectroscopy and Reaction Dynamics using Interpolated ab initio Potentials"
    Dr. Richard Dawes, Missouri University of Science and Technology
    Friday, May 3 l 4:00 p.m. l Todd Wehr Chemistry Building, Room 121

 

2017 - 2018 Academic Year

September 2018

  • Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science Colloquium
    Thursday, September 6 l 2:00 p.m.
    Cudahy Hall Room 401
  • Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science Colloquium
    Thursday, September 13 l 2:00 p.m.
    Cudahy Hall Room 401
  • Center for Peacemaking Ten Year Anniversary Celebration
    Thursday, September 13 l 5:00 p.m.
    Haggerty Museum of Art
  • Humanities Without Walls Career Diversity Forum
    Friday, September 14 l 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.
    AMU 163
  • Chemistry Department Colloquium 
    Friday, September 14 l 4:00 p.m.
    Todd Wehr Chemistry Building, Room 121
  • Linguistic Diversity Colloquium: Dr. Walt Wolfram and Screening of Talking Black in America
    Wednesday, September 19 l 4:00 p.m.
    Clark Hall, 111
  • Linguistic Diversity Colloquium: Dr. Walt Wolfram and Screening of Talking Black in America
    Thursday, September 20 l 11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
    Alumni Memorial Union, 163
  • Humanities Research Colloquium: "Shifting Visions of Union: The Borders of What is Past, Passing, and to Come" 
    Thursday, September 20 l 4:00-6:30 p.m.
    Marquette Hall, 105
  • Meet Bea Gallimore Founder of Step Up! for Rwandan Women
    Friday, September 21 l 12:00 p.m.
    Holthusen Hall, 4th Floor
  • Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science Colloquium
    Thursday, September 21 l 2:00 p.m.
    Cudahy Hall Room 401
  • Chemistry Department Colloquium 
    Friday, September 21 l 4:00 p.m.
    Todd Wehr Chemistry Building, Room 121
  • Advising Center Academic Workshop: Study Skills
    Monday, September 24 l three sessions
    11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m.
    Reserve your spot: 414.288.5989
  • Natural Kinds Colloquium: "Scientific Kinds"
    Monday, September 24 l 5:30 p.m.
    Marquette Hall, 102

  • Advising Center Academic Workshop: Test Taking Techniques
    Tuesday, September 25 l three sessions
    11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m.
    Reserve your spot: 414.288.5989
  • Advising Center Academic Workshop: Stress Management
    Wednesday, September 26 l three sessions
    11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m.
    Reserve your spot: 414.288.5989
  • Advising Center Academic Workshop: Major Exploration
    Thursday, September 27 l three sessions
    11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m.
    Reserve your spot: 414.288.5989
  • Digital Scholarship Symposium
    Thursday, September 27 l 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Beaumier Suites B&C, Raynor Library

  • Advising Center Academic Workshop: Time Management
    Friday, September 28 l three sessions
    11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m.
    Reserve your spot: 414.288.5989
  • Chemistry Department Colloquium 
    Friday, September 28 l 4:00 p.m.
    Todd Wehr Chemistry Building, Room 121

October 2018

  • Poetry Reading and Book Signing: Cele Bona (MU Alumna, '60)
    Wednesday, October 3 l 3:00 p.m.
    Sensenbrenner Hall, Eisenberg Reading Room-3rd Floor
  • Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science Colloquium
    Thursday, October 4 l 2:00 p.m.
    Cudahy Hall Room 401
  • Center for the Advancement of the Humanities Workshop Series: Shame
    Friday, October 5 l 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
    Alumni Memorial Union Fr. Naus Memorial Room
  • Frank L. Klement Lecture: The Rediscovery of Early America: American Indians and the Remaking of U.S. Colonial History
    Dr. Ned Blackhawk, Prof. of History, Yale University
    Thursday, October 11 l 4:30 p.m.
    Raynor Memorial Library, Beaumier Suites BC
  • Theotokos Lecture: “Mary at the Cross: A New Person for a New Community”
    Dr. Ann Astell, Prof. of Theology, University of Notre Dame
    Tuesday, October 16 l 3:30 p.m.
    Raynor Memorial Library, Beaumier Suites
  • Chemistry Department: Rathore Memorial Symposium
    Friday, October 19 - Saturday, October 20
  • War Crimes: Causes, Excuses and Blame
    Thursday, October 25 l 4:30 p.m.
    Alumni Memorial Union, Ballroom, Room A
  • Chemistry Department Colloquium 
    Friday, October 26 l 4:00 p.m.
    Todd Wehr Chemistry Building, Room 121
  • Humanities Research Colloquium: "Growing Up and Growing Old in an Awkward Age"
    Wednesday, October 31 l 5:00-6:30 p.m.
    Marquette Hall, 105

November 2018

  • Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science Colloquium>
    Thursday, November 1 l 2:00 p.m.
    Cudahy Hall Room 401
  • The Milwaukee Model: "Envisioning the Role of the Arts in Criminal Justice Reform"
    Keynote speakers: Dr. Curtis Carter, Marquette University, Dr. Elizabeth Hinton, Harvard University and Mr. Christian Viveros-Faune
    Thursday, November 1 l 7:30 p.m.
    Marquette University, Weasler Auditorium
  • The Creative Writing Series
    This series is presented in collaboration with the Department of English, the  Center for the Advancement of the Humanities and the Haggerty Art Museum
    Featuring: Sherri Hoffman (fiction) and Jacob Riyeff (poetry)
    Thursday, November 8 l 12:30 p.m.
    Haggerty Museum of Art
  • Democracy in Troubled Times; Race-Sports-Activism
    A Conversation with Dave Zirin, Author of Jim Brown: Last Man Standing & A People's History of Sports in the U.S.
    Friday, November 8 l 7:30 p.m.
    Marquette University, Alumni Memorial Union, Room 157
  • Chemistry Department Colloquium 
    Friday, November 9 l 4:00 p.m.
    Todd Wehr Chemistry Building, Room 121
  • Philosophy Department Colloquium: "Species Pluralism Does Not Imply Species Eliminitivism"
    Dr. Ingo Brigandt, University of Alberta
    Monday, November 12 l 5:30 p.m.
    Marquette Hall, 102
  • The Distinguished Eleanor H. Boheim Lecture
    Human as Alien: From Frankenstein to Ex Machina and Annihilation
    Dr. N. Katherine Hayles, 2018-19 AMUW's Women's Chair in Humanistic Studies
    Wednesday, November 14 l 6:00 p.m.
    Raynor Memorial Libraries, Beaumier Suites
    Reception to follow

  • Humanities Research Colloquium: “The Master’s Tools: Finance against Capitalism”
    Wednesday, November 28 l 5:00-6:30 p.m.
    Marquette Hall, 105

December 2018

  • Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science Colloquium
    Thursday, December 6 l 2:00 p.m.
    Cudahy Hall Room 401
  • Cyber Start Open House
    Friday, December 7 | 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
    Cudahy Hall, 145