*Date* |
*Speaker* | *Seminar* | *Title* |

Thursday, January 12, 2017 Start: 4:00 PM
Location: 2866 East Hall |
**Erica Flapan**
*Pomona College* | Topology | Intrinsic chirality of graphs in 3-manifolds |

Thursday, January 19, 2017 Start: 4:00 PM
Location: 2866 East Hall |
**Rita Gitik**
*UM* | Topology | Profinite Topology from a Geometrical Viewpoint |

Thursday, January 26, 2017 Start: 4:00 PM
Location: 2866 East Hall |
**Nicholas Vlamis**
*UM* | Topology | Algebraic and topological properties of big mapping class groups |

Thursday, February 02, 2017 Start: 4:00 PM
Location: 2866 East Hall |
**Aaron Brown**
*University of Chicago* | Topology | Smooth and topological rigidity of higher rank lattice actions |

Thursday, March 09, 2017 Start: 4:00 PM
Location: 2866 East Hall |
**Caleb Ashley**
*UM* | Topology | Discreteness Algorithm Advisoes |

Thursday, March 16, 2017 Start: 4:00 PM
Location: 2866 East Hall |
**Jean Lafont**
*Ohio State University* | Topology | Aspherical products which do not support Anosov diffeomorphisms |

Thursday, March 23, 2017 Start: 4:00 PM
Location: 2866 East Hall |
**Autumn Kent**
*University of Wisconsin* | Topology | Coarsely hyperbolic surface bundles |

Thursday, March 30, 2017 Start: 4:00 PM
Location: 2866 East Hall |
**Mark Greenfield**
*University of Michigan* | Topology | A new modular characterization of the hyperbolic plane |

Thursday, April 06, 2017 Start: 4:00 PM
Location: 2866 East Hall |
**Andrew Zimmer**
*University of Chicago* | Topology | TBA |

Thursday, April 13, 2017 Start: 4:00 PM
Location: 2866 East Hall |
**Elmas Irmak**
*Bowling Green State University* | Topology | TBA |

Thursday, April 20, 2017 Start: 4:00 PM
Location: 2866 East Hall |
**Daniel Groves**
*University of Illinois at Chicago* | Topology | TBA |