Out and About
(March 23, 2000, Gazette)
Seminar There is a biochemistry seminar titled Chitosan as an Edible Invisible Film for Protection of Seafood Quality, presented by Y.V.A. Janak Kamil, Biochemistry, at 1 p.m. in the L. A. W. Feltham Room, SN-4015. This seminar is presented in partial fulfillment for the requirements of the degree of master of science.
Presentation There is a public presentation at the Art Gallery of Newfoundland and Labrador in the St. Johns Arts and Culture Centre at 7:30 p.m. The first in a series of talks titled Getting To Know The Art Gallery Collections, this presentation by contemporary art curator Bruce Johnson will focus on photography. It will include early drawings of cameras by Christopher Pratt and a selection of fine art photographs from the permanent collection. Admission is free.
The Womens Studies Program winter semester speakers
series concludes with a talk by Natalie Beausoleil, a sociologist
who once taught at Memorial and specializes in issues of womens
body and appearance, at 1 p.m. in the Science Building, room
S-4087. The topic of the lecture is Issues in Health, Beauty
and Physical Activity for Women. This event is open to the public.
The Corridor Show, drawings, paintings and field sketches by faculty, staff and students of the Department of Geography, is on display in the corridor outside the general office, Science Building room S-2025.
Students of fabric design at the Anna Templeton Centre have designed and produced a series of six major banners on the material culture of Newfoundland and Labrador for permanent display at the new exhibition space in Queens College Great Hall.
Art Now: From the Poetic to the Political, is on display at
the Art Gallery of Newfoundland and Labrador until April 9. Irelands
seismic political, social, economic and cultural changes of the
1990s are reflected in works by 12 artists, in media from the
traditional to the unconventional, from painting to taxidermy.
There is an Environmental Science Seminar every Friday at 12:40 p.m. this semester in Arts and Science room 305 by Grenfell faculty, members of industry and government, as well as students in the B.Sc. Environmental Science program at Grenfell College. All are invited to attend.