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Event cancellations and postponements due to COVID-19

***Last updated on May 22, 2020 at 11:17 a.m.***

The latest guidance on UW–Madison events.

The following events hosted or promoted by CALS have been confirmed with event organizers as canceled, postponed, or moved online due to a campus-wide decision to protect everyone’s safety during the COVID-19 outbreak. A record of past events is at the bottom of this page. To add your event to this list, send an email to ecals@cals.wisc.edu.

If you have added an event to the campus events calendar, please go in and edit your event. For events that have been canceled, add “CANCELED:” in front of the event title. For events that have been changed to virtual attendance, add “UPDATED:” in front of the event title and be sure to include new details in the event description.

 

May 28, 2020
WPS Training, Animal Sciences Building
Canceled

June 17, 2020
WPS Training, West Madison Agricultural Research Station
Canceled

 

Past events cancelled or postponed:

March 12, 2020
Bacteriology Distinguished Lectures in Microbiology, Paul Wiggins
Postponed to later date TBD

March 14, 2020
Farm and Industry Short Course Commencement
Canceled

March 16, 2020
Wisconsin Regional Waterhemp Workshop, Bangor
Canceled

March 17, 2020
Wisconsin Regional Waterhemp Workshop, Chippewa Falls
Canceled

WEI Energy Communicators meeting
Canceled

March 19, 2020
CALS financial group meeting
Canceled

March 20, 2020
CALS Committee on Academic Staff Issues (CASI) meeting
Canceled

March 22, 2020
AgrAbility National Training Workshop, Madison
Postponed to later date TBD

March 23, 2020
Wisconsin Regional Waterhemp Workshop, Appleton
Canceled

March 24, 2020
SciMed GRS Poster Session, WID
Postponed to later date TBD

Food Research Institute, FRESH Seminar
No in-person seminar, online webinar only

Wisconsin Regional Waterhemp Workshop, Arlington
Canceled

CALS Academic Planning Council (APC) meeting
Canceled

CALS Communicators meeting
Canceled

March 25, 2020
Our Shared Future: LSC700 Colloquium with Karen Lincoln Michel
Moved online.

March 26, 2020
Bacteriology Distinguished Lectures in Microbiology, Julie Huber
Postponed to later date TBD

UW Biotechnology Center Bio-Tech Talks
“Survey of Health in Wisconsin”
Canceled

Grassland 2.0 Spring Green-Up meeting
Canceled

March 27, 2020
CALS Global Committee meeting
Canceled

March 27-28, 2020
Resilient Landscapes Symposium at Allen Centennial Garden
Canceled

April 2, 2020
WARF Build It Badgers
Canceled

Bacteriology Distinguished Lectures in Microbiology, Joshua Blodgett
Postponed to later date TBD

April 3, 2020
CALS Portrait Day
Postponed to later date TBD

WALSAA Awards
Postponed to later date TBD

April 4, 2020
Science Expeditions
Canceled

April 6, 2020
Wisconsin Youth Institute
In-person attendance cancelled, considering virtual presentations (TBD)

April 7, 2020
Global Health Symposium
Postponed to later date TBD

CALS Academic Planning Council (APC) meeting
Canceled

Worker Protection Standard (WPS) safety training
US Dairy Forage Research Center
Cancelled

April 7-8, 2020
Day of the Badger campaign
To be rescheduled for summer, dates TBD

April 8, 2020
CALS Equity and Diversity Committee meeting
Canceled

April 9, 2020
Bacteriology Distinguished Lectures in Microbiology, Maureen Coleman
Postponed to later date TBD

Organic Agriculture Certificate visioning session
Postponed to later date TBD

UW Biotechnology Center Bio-Tech Talks
“Mass Spectrometry”
Canceled

April 13, 2020
Organic Agriculture Certificate visioning session
Postponed to later date TBD

CALS Equity and Diversity Committee Lunch and Learn
Canceled

April 14, 2020
CALS Coffee
Canceled

April 15, 2020
CALS Undergraduate Research Symposium
Canceled

April 16, 2020
Bacteriology Distinguished Lectures in Microbiology, Lydia Contreras
Postponed to later date TBD

UWBC Bio-Tech Talks, Robert Taft of The Jackson Laboratory
“Being Ready for Mouse Research After COVID-19”
Online delivery; contact biotechtalks@biotech.wisc.edu for the webinar link

April 17, 2020
CALS Admitted Students Day
Canceled

April 20, 2020
Nelson Institute Earth Day Celebration
In-person event cancelled, online alternative experience
Register

StayWell screening, Microbial Sciences Building
Canceled

April 21, 2020
Food Research Institute, FRESH Seminar
Postponed to the fall semester

April 22, 2020
CALS Global Day
Postponed to fall, date TBD

Our Shared Future Celebration of Food Sovereignty
Postponed to later date TBD

April 23, 2020
UW–Madison Day at the Capitol
Postponed to later date TBD

Life Sciences Communication Student and Donor Recognition Reception
Canceled

Bacteriology Distinguished Lectures in Microbiology, Howard Salis
Postponed to later date TBD

UWBC Bio-Tech Talks, BioTrek Science Outreach Program
“At Home Science Outreach Resources”
Online delivery TBD; contact biotechtalks@biotech.wisc.edu for the webinar link

April 26, 2020
AWA Breakfast on the Farm
Canceled

April 29, 2020
Morgridge/UW–Madison Metabolism Symposium
Postponed to later date in fall, TBD

Leo M. Walsh Distinguished Lecture
Professor Jirka Simunek (UC-Riverside)
Canceled

April 30, 2020
UWBC Bio-Tech Talks, BioLegend
“TotalSeq Antibody-Oligonucleotide Conjugates: Proteomics in the Era of High-Throughput Single-Cell Sequencing”
Online delivery TBD; contact biotechtalks@biotech.wisc.edu for the webinar link

May 1, 2020
Agroecology Symposium
Postponed to later date in fall, TBD

May 5, 2020
WPS Training, Animal Sciences Building
Canceled

May 8, 2020
WPS Training, Animal Sciences Building
Canceled

May 9, 2020
Commencement
Postponed, read Chancellor Blank’s message
Note: A virtual commencement program will be available on Saturday, May 9. See commencement.wisc.edu.

May 13, 2020
Dave Dickson Memorial Gold Classic
Canceled

May 14, 2020
Teaching and Learning Symposium
Canceled

May 15, 2020
WPS Training, Arlington Agricultural Research Station
Canceled

May 19-20, 2020
Food Research Institute, Spring Meeting
Virtual meeting only, held on May 19

May 20, 2020
WPS Training, Animal Sciences Building
Canceled