Schedule

All events are free and open to the public.

Monday, April 13

  • 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monsanto Auditorium, Bond Life Sciences Center
    • Exploring Life Sciences at MU – a conference for mid-Missouri high school students and their teachers
    • Morning seminars followed by lunch and touring the research poster session
  • 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., McQuinn Atrium, Bond Life Sciences Center
    • Poster Session with more than 150 posters (Section 1)
    • Buck’s Ice Cream Day at Life Sciences Week: free ice cream from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. or until we run out
  • 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., McQuinn Atrium, Bond Life Sciences Center
    • Exhibits:
      • MU Core Facilities, Research Centers and related programs
      • Find out what’s new in MU’s cores and research centers.
  • 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., McQuinn Atrium, Bond Life Sciences Center
    • Free lunch (until 1:30 p.m. or until the food is gone)
  • 6 p.m., Broadway Brewery, 816 E. Broadway

Tuesday, April 14

  • 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Molecular Cytology Core, 120F Bond Life Sciences Center
    • Open House at MU’s MCC (Molecular Cytology Core) — Come check out the new confocal microscope. It’s a Leica SP8 single and multiphoton confocal with MaiTai Deep See near-infrared pulsed laser, conventional and resonant scanners, white light laser, newest generation HyD detectors and ability to do FLIM/FRET.

Wednesday, April 15

  • 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., McQuinn Atrium, Bond Life Sciences Center
    • Poster Session 150+ posters – different from those presented Monday (Section 2)
  • 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., McQuinn Atrium, Bond Life Sciences Center
    • Vendor Show – scientific supplies and equipment
  • 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., McQuinn Atrium, Bond Life Sciences Center
    • Free Lunch (until 1:30 p.m. or until the food is gone)

Thursday, April 16

  • Water Center Symposium (Details to follow)

Friday, April 17

  • 1 p.m., Monsanto Auditorium, Bond Life Sciences Center
    • Charles W. Gehrke distinguished lecture
  • 3 p.m., Monsanto Auditorium, Bond Life Sciences Center
    • Research Awards Presentation
    • Awards also presented for winning images from the Molecular Cytology Core

Saturday, April 18