Special Events

Symposium Honoring Carl Woese, IGB Renaming

To mark the renaming of our Institute, IGB is holding a symposium to highlight historical aspects of work on microbiology, evolution and molecular biology as researched by Carl Woese and colleagues, as well as some of the most exciting modern research directions that have been inspired or impacted by his work and ideas.

Full speaker list and details at

Public lecture Friday, September 18
Penny Chisholm, Lee and Geraldine Martin Professor of Environmental Studies, MIT


Alice Campbell Alumni Center
601 S. Lincoln Avenue
Urbana, IL

09/19/2015 - 8:00am - 09/20/2015 - 12:00pm