A listing of events of interest for the UNC Department of Genetics, the Curriculum in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, and the Curriculum in Genetics and Molecular Biology. Events include Symposiums, Retreats, UNC Holidays, and more.
UNC Genetics Retreat 2015 from Oct 09, 2015 03:00 PM to Oct 11, 2015 11:00 AM — Atlantic Beach, NC,
2016 Smithies Investigators Awards Nov 09, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM — 1131 Bioinformatics,
UNC Genetics Retreat 2016 from Aug 26, 2016 03:00 PM to Aug 28, 2016 11:00 AM — Asheville, NC,
UNC Offices and Facilities Closed 12/24/16-1/3/17 from Dec 24, 2016 08:00 AM to Jan 03, 2017 08:00 AM — Chapel Hill, NC,
Wednesday – UNC Spring 2017 Semester Begins Jan 11, 2017 from 08:00 AM to 11:00 PM — Chapel Hill, NC,
First Day of Classes for UNC Chapel Hill Spring 2017 Semester.
Monday – UNC Holiday Jan 16, 2017 from 08:00 AM to 11:00 PM — Chapel Hill, NC,
University Holiday. No Classes to be held. Offices are closed.
Friday – UNC Spring 2017 Semester Ends Apr 28, 2017 from 11:00 PM to 11:55 PM — Chapel Hill, NC,
Last Day of Classes for UNC Chapel Hill Spring 2017 Semester. Spring Final Exams – May 1-9, 2017.
GMB New Student Symposium May 24, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 04:20 PM — 1131 Bioinformatics,
Join the Genetics and Molecular Biology Curriculum as we welcome our 2017 incoming students with a day of scientific talks. The morning session will be 10:00-11:40am. The afternoon session will be 2:00-4:20pm. All talks will be held in Bioinformatics 1131. Everyone is welcome!
Tuesday – BCB New Student Symposium May 30, 2017 from 02:00 PM to 05:00 PM — 1131 Bioinformatics,
Join the Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Curriculum as we welcome our 2017 incoming students with an afternoon of scientific talks.
UNC Scientific Retreat 2017 from Aug 25, 2017 05:00 PM to Aug 27, 2017 12:00 PM — Asheville, NC,
The 2017 UNC Scientific Retreat with the Department of Genetics, the Curriculum in Genetics and Molecular Biology, and the Curriculum in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology will be held Friday, August 25-Sunday, August 27 at the Renaissance Hotel, Downtown Asheville, NC. (http://www.renaissanceasheville.com/)
UNC HTSF Genomic Symposium Apr 13, 2017 from 12:30 PM to 04:30 PM — G074 Bondurant Hall,
The UNC High Throughput Sequencing Facility and the UNC Department of Genetics presents a Genomic Symposium, “Embracing Unique Next-Gen Sequencing Technologies for Unique Sample Types”, on Thursday, April 13, 2017 from 12:30-4:30pm. Lunch will be provided for registered guests. RSVPs must be received by April 11th.
Special Event Posters
Genetics Faculty Meeting: Department Chair Search Update May 24, 2017 from 01:00 PM to 01:30 PM — Pagano Conference Room, LCCC,
UNC Department of Genetics Faculty are invited to join the chair of the Department Chair search committee, Shelley Earp, as he provides a brief update on the search to fill this vacancy. This meeting will begin immediately after the conclusion of the Wednesday Genetics Research Colloquium talk.
Tuesday – Genetics Seminar of Interest: Cassie Spracklen Sep 12, 2017 from 12:30 PM to 01:30 PM — Rosenau Room 235,
Cassie Spracklen, postdoctoral fellow in Karen Mohlke’s lab in the UNC Department of Genetics, will be presenting the UNC CVD Epidemiology Seminar on Tuesday, September 12, 2017. This seminar will be held in Rosenau Room 235. The title of her talk is “Understanding Genetic Influences on Cardiometabolic Traits”.
Friday – UNC High Throughput Sequencing Facility Seminar Sep 22, 2017 from 09:00 AM to 11:00 AM — 322 MacNider Hall,
The UNC High Throughput Sequencing Facility will host a seminar titled “Real Time DNA Sequencing Using Oxford Nanopore Technologies ‘Nanopore Sensing’ Platform” on Friday, September 22, 2017 from 9-11am. This seminar will be held in room 322 of MacNider Hall. Speakers will be James Brayer, Associate Director Market Development, Nanopore and Jeremy Wang, Postdoctoral Research Associate, UNC Department of Genetics. Light refreshments provided by Department of Genetics. RSVP by September 20th to Katherine Berger at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wednesday – 2017 Fall Festival: Genetics, BCB, & GMB Oct 18, 2017 from 04:30 PM to 06:30 PM — Genetic Medicine Building Courtyard,
The UNC Department of Genetics will host a 2017 Fall Festival on Wednesday, October 18, 2017 honoring the dedicated Faculty, Students, and Staff of the Department of Genetics, the Curriculum in Bioinformatics & Computational Biology, and the Curriculum in Genetics & Molecular Biology. The event will have multiple food trucks, a costume contest, activities hosted by the GMB/BCB Student Families, and presentations of the 2017 Magnuson Award recipients. Must register on-site at the event for your meal voucher and your Genetics, BCB, or GMB t-shirt! Shirts available while they last. Non direct-affiliated guests will be able to purchase food direct from the vendors. Special thanks to our event sponsors: Brenz Pizza, Carolina Brewery, Crossroads Restaurant at Carolina Inn, and Panera Bread Company.