Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

Entrepreneurons: Justifying Sustainable Behavior in the Business World

Virtual

This event is free and open to the public. Registration is requested. Join representatives from three Wisconsin businesses as they share what their companies are doing to become more sustainable and how they are justifying the investment of time and money. You’ll come away with a better understanding of how businesses can lead on the…

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SoundWaves. Home: A Celebration of Earth Day

Virtual

This event is free and open to the public. Registration is requested. We have but one home, and over seven billion of us share it. How is it changing, and how are we changing it? What are the natural forces that continue to shape planet Earth? And how do we study the impact of our…

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Crossroads: Going Forward with Equity on Climate Change

Virtual

Going Forward with Equity on Climate Change: What do we gain when we include diverse communities in the conversation about climate change? And what do we lose when we don’t? is free and open to the public. Registration is requested. Scientists, engineers, experts and leaders from diverse backgrounds who work with BIPOC communities bring their…

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New Strategies to Drug Challenging Targets by Exploiting Covalent Targeting, Beyond Rule of 5 Bitopic Ligands and Binary Pharmacology

Virtual

The GTP-ase K-Ras represents the most frequently altered oncogene in cancer patients. Directly targeting K-Ras is difficult due to its picomolar affinity for GTP/GDP and the absence of easily identifiable allosteric sites. Kevan M. Shokat, a professor of cellular and molecular pharmacology at UCSF, a professor of chemistry at UC Berkeley and an investigator with…

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