CALS in the News: November 10-14, 2008

News about or of interest to CALS faculty and staff…

CALS in the News

UW Biochemist wins Gates Foundation Award
Triangle Business Journal 11/12/08
Mentioned: Ron Raines, Biochemistry

UW team earns bronze at international synthetic biology competition
The Capital Times 11/11/08
Quoted: Doeg Weibel, Biochemistry

Raise a glass: University of Wisconsin offers a class on that strange brew—beer
Chicago Tribune 11/10/08
Quoted: John Roll, Bacteriology

UW Offers Training For Farmers Market Vendors
WISC TV-3 11/08/08
Mentioned: John Hendrickson, UW Center for Integrated Agriculture Systems

Playing with genes
The Capital Times 11/05/08
Quoted: Doug Weibel, Biochemistry

Companies, UW to discuss salt substitute
The Capital Times 11/05/08
Quoted: Kathy Glass, associate director of UW Food Research Institute

Curiosities: Survival tip No. 1: Eat your Twinkies now
Wisconsin State Journal 11/13/08
Quoted: Rich Hartel, Food Science

Topics of Interest

Department of energy tells scientists to cut and run
The Huffington Post 11/11/08