During my one-week stay in Madison I met and talked to very intriguing and diverse scientists such as Frederico Rey (Department of Bacteriology), Ophelia Venturelli (Departments of Biochemistry, Bacteriology and Chemical and Biological Engineering), Jo Handelsman (Director of the Wisconsin Institute for Discovery at UW-Madison), David Lynn (Dept. of Chemical & Biological Engineering) and Cameron R. Currie. Cameron … Continue reading “MEETING ANTS”
The day started with visits at the Chazen Museum of Art and Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, continued with a talk with John Baldacchino from the Arts Institute in Madison and a meeting with David L. Newell who is the director of exhibitions and outreach at the Ruth Davis Design Gallery, Centre for Design and Material … Continue reading “EXHIBITION SPACES”
On October 24th, Sonja Bäumel and Helen Blackwell kicked off their interdisciplinary project “What would a microbe say?” at the Science Café event taking place at the Wisconsin Institute for Discovery. It has been a very engaging discussion involving a rather diverse and interesting audience including students, academics from different fields, artists, senior citizens, etc.. … Continue reading “SCIENCE CAFÉ TALK”
Department of Chemistry, University of Wisconsin, Madison. TALKS at Union South, Madison The Blackwell Lab team shared their current research and gave a talk about their current projects.