Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

Find out what’s happening at the Discovery Building

Many campus and community organizations hold events at the Discovery Building. View upcoming events below.

The Discovery Building is open Monday – Friday, 7 a.m. – 10 p.m., and Saturday, 9 a.m. – 10 p.m.

If you need an accommodation to attend an event, please contact our events team at [email protected], 608.316.4534. All accommodation requests should be made no less than two weeks before the event. We will attempt to fulfill requests made after this date, but cannot guarantee they will be met.

Campus Stem Cell Lab Meetings

Tuesday, January 25 | 12:00 PM - H.F. DeLuca Forum

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SILO Seminar

Wednesday, January 26 | 12:00 PM - Orchard View Room

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SILO Seminar

Wednesday, February 2 | 12:00 PM - Orchard View Room

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WARF Essential Topics: The Picasso in the -80

Monday, February 7 | 4:00 PM - H.F. DeLuca Forum, Discovery Building

Join us for The Picasso in the -80: Finding commercial value in cell lines, plasmids, germplasm and more.Technology commercialization isn’t always about getting something patented and licensed. WARF has been […]

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Campus Stem Cell Lab Meetings

Tuesday, February 8 | 12:00 PM - H.F. DeLuca Forum

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Crossroads of Ideas: What Is Happiness?

Tuesday, February 8 | 7:00 PM - H.F. DeLuca Forum, Discovery Building

Our five-part Big Questions series continues with a deep dive into what science and philosophy have to say about happiness, something we all wonder about.Pelin Kesebir from the UW-Madison Center […]

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SILO Seminar

Wednesday, February 9 | 12:00 PM - Orchard View Room

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Campus Stem Cell Lab Meetings

Tuesday, February 15 | 12:00 PM - H.F. DeLuca Forum

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SILO Seminar

Wednesday, February 16 | 12:00 PM - Orchard View Room

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Campus Stem Cell Lab Meetings

Tuesday, February 22 | 12:00 PM - H.F. DeLuca Forum

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SILO Seminar

Wednesday, February 23 | 12:00 PM - Orchard View Room

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Campus Stem Cell Lab Meetings

Tuesday, March 1 | 12:00 PM - H.F. DeLuca Forum

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SILO Seminar

Wednesday, March 2 | 12:00 PM - Orchard View Room

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Social Work Reentry Simulation

Friday, March 4 | 9:00 AM - H.F. DeLuca Forum

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Women's Forum

Tuesday, March 8 | 8:00 AM - H.F. DeLuca Forum

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Campus Stem Cell Lab Meetings

Tuesday, March 8 | 12:00 PM - H.F. DeLuca Forum

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SILO Seminar

Wednesday, March 9 | 12:00 PM - Orchard View Room

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Campus Stem Cell Lab Meetings

Tuesday, March 15 | 12:00 PM - H.F. DeLuca Forum

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Campus Stem Cell Lab Meetings

Tuesday, March 22 | 12:00 PM - H.F. DeLuca Forum

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SILO Seminar

Wednesday, March 23 | 12:00 PM - Orchard View Room

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Campus Stem Cell Lab Meetings

Tuesday, March 29 | 12:00 PM - H.F. DeLuca Forum

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SILO Seminar

Wednesday, March 30 | 12:00 PM - Orchard View Room

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Great World Texts in Wisconsin

Monday, April 4 | 7:30 AM - Atrium

Attendance at this event is by invitation only.8:45am - 12:15pm Plenary: Teachers, parents, campus and program partners welcome! 12:30pm - 2:30pm Poster sessions: All visitors are welcome to participate!

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SILO Seminar

Wednesday, April 6 | 12:00 PM - Orchard View Room

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Campus Stem Cell Lab Meetings

Tuesday, April 12 | 12:00 PM - H.F. DeLuca Forum

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SILO Seminar

Wednesday, April 13 | 12:00 PM - Orchard View Room

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Campus Stem Cell Lab Meetings

Tuesday, April 19 | 12:00 PM - H.F. DeLuca Forum

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SILO Seminar

Wednesday, April 20 | 12:00 PM - Orchard View Room

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UW Meets China Banquet 2021

Saturday, April 23 | 11:00 AM - H.F. DeLuca Forum

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Campus Stem Cell Lab Meetings

Tuesday, April 26 | 12:00 PM - H.F. DeLuca Forum

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SILO Seminar

Wednesday, April 27 | 12:00 PM - Orchard View Room

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Campus Stem Cell Lab Meetings

Tuesday, May 3 | 12:00 PM - H.F. DeLuca Forum

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SILO Seminar

Wednesday, May 4 | 12:00 PM - Orchard View Room

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Student-Athlete Graduation Reception

Friday, May 13 | 6:30 PM - H.F. DeLuca Forum

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Institute on Aging Seminar

Monday, May 16 | 1:00 PM - H.F. DeLuca Forum

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Joint Annual Retreat of the CIBM and BDS Training Programs

Friday, June 3 | 9:00 AM - H.F. DeLuca Forum

This event is open to the public. Registration is required.For more information and to register, please e-mail Louise Pape at [email protected]

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16th International Polymer Colloquium

Friday, June 17 | 8:00 AM - H.F. DeLuca Forum

Attendance at the 16th Annual International Polymer Colloquium is by invitation only.

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Red Cross Blood Drive

Thursday, July 28 | 10:00 AM - Orchard View Room

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Academic Leadership Summit 2020

Wednesday, August 31 | 8:00 AM - H.F. DeLuca Forum

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Engineers' Day 2018

Friday, November 4 | 5:00 PM - H.F. DeLuca Forum

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2018 Election Symposium

Friday, December 2 | 9:00 AM - H.F. DeLuca Forum

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