Randy Jackson, Associate Professor, Department of Agronomy, UW-Madison
Randy Jackson speaks about the Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center (GLBRC) which is a new group on campus. He focuses on answering the question "can grass farming help us drive in a sustainable manner?"
Paul DeLuca, Vice Dean, UW School of Medicine and Public Health
Paul DeLuca discusses the School of Medicine and Public Health and the new Wisconsin Institute for Medical Research building.
Stephen Collins, Teacher, Academy of the Sacred Heart (New Orleans)
Steven Collins teaches high school physics in Louisiana. The school he works for, Lusher Charter School has a mission for integrating the arts into the children's education. Steven discusses how music can be used in his physics classroom.
Dr. Michael Fiore, Director, University of Wisconsin Center For Tobacco Research and Intervention
Director of the University of Wisconsin Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, Dr. Mike Fiore discusses tobacco use in America and ways to change our society and alleviate dependence on the drug.
Derek Hei, Technical Director, UW Waisman Clinical Biomanufacturing Facility and Jordana Lenon, Public Information Officer/Outreach, Wisconsin National Primate Research Center, UW-Madison, Waisman Center
Hear all about embryonic stem cells and the work being done at the National Stem Cell Bank.
David Drake, Assistant Professor, Department of Forest and Wildlife Ecology, UW-Madison.
David Drake takes a closer look at the positive and negative interactions between humans and wildlife in urban settings.
John Pray, Clinical Professor of Law, University of Wisconsin Law School
Professor Pray speaks of the Wisconsin Innocence Project in which DNA evidence has been used to prove inmates innocence.
Dr. Lee Hood, Institute for Systems Biology
Dr. Lee Hood spends a little time explaining his life and career before discussing systems of biology and medicine.
Dr. Oliver Smithies, School of Medicine, UNC-Chapel Hill
Dr. Oliver Smithies talks about his career and his research with genes.
Jenny Saffran, Professor, Department of Psychology and the Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Professor Jenny Saffran speaks about how babies are able to learn language. She explains how babies are incredible learners, soaking up enormous amounts of information in several different ways. Jenny is an investigator at the Infant Learning Lab located in the Waisman Center.