8, 2001, Gazette)
Maureen Murrin (L) and Renee McGrath wait to snag a rebound during
Mondays basketball game versus the Dalhousie Tigers at
the MUN gym. Memorials women lost the game 88-71 after
winning Sunday 67-51. The mens team also split its pair
of games with the Tigers, winning Sunday 73-69 and losing a heartbreaker
in overtime Monday
103-102. Memorials teams will be back in action at the
MUN gym Feb. 17-18 versus the University of New Brunswick.
Seminar There is a biochemistry
seminar at 1 p.m. in the Science Building, room SN-4015. Dr.
Proton Rahman, Faculty of Medicine (Rheumatology), will speak
on the genetics of complex disease.
Film society Requiem for a Dream (USA 2000)
100 mins. Darren Aranofsky. With Ellen Burstyn, Jared Leto, Jennifer
Connelly, Louise Lasser, et al. All films run in Empire Studio
12, Avalon Mall, Thursday night at 7 p.m. For more information,
meeting of Senate
Colloquium There is a
philosophy colloquium at 2 p.m. in the Science Building, room
SN-4040. Andrew Latus, Philosophy, will present a talk titled
Constructing Momentum: Political Momentum as a Case Study in
Lecture The MUN Catholic Community has rescheduled
its public lecture Time for the Making. It will now take place
tonight at 8 p.m. in the Chemistry Building, room C-2045. Artist
Gerry Squires will explore the creative process through his art
The Wessex Society will feature Dr. Lloyd Brown in a public
lecture at 8 p.m. at the Marine Institute, Ridge Road. The lecture
is titled We Thrive on Wonder From Our Birth.
The Department of Linguistics will hold a seminar from
1-2 p.m. in the Science Building, room SN-3058 with H. Paddock.
The topic is On Winters Own Exceptions to Winters
Film society Kadosh (Israel 1999). Amos
Gitai. With Yoram Hattab and Meital Barda. All films run in Empire
Studio 12, Avalon Mall, Thursday night at 7 p.m. For more information,
Debut Plus The Debut Plus
Concert Series features Alexander Tselyakov, piano, in the D.
F Cook Recital Hall, School of Music, at 7:30 p.m.
The Womens Studies program speakers series presents
Françoise Enguehard with a lecture titled From Brittany
to the Shores of Newfoundland: One Womans Story of Courage,
at 12 p.m. in the Science Building, room SN-4087.
Jane Leibel, soprano, Kristina Szutor, piano, and Paul Bendzsa,
clarinet, will perform vocal selections by Poulenc, Morawetz,
Behrens and Rachmaninoff in a concert which explores the vicissitudes
of romantic love at D. F. Cook Recital Hall, MUN School of Music,
at 8 p.m. Tickets $10/$5 available at the door. Reservations
and last minute information 737-4455. More information at www.mun.ca/music
Basketball The Sea-Hawks take on University of
New Brunswick with the women doing battle at 6 p.m. followed
by the men at 8 p.m. in the MUN gym.
The Sea-Hawks take on University of New Brunswick with
the women playing at 2 p.m. followed by the men at 4 p.m. in
the MUN gym.
Semester Break begins at Sir Wilfred Grenfell College
There is a philosophy colloquium at 2 p.m. in the Science
Building, room SN-4040. David Thompson, Philosophy, will present
a talk titled Construction in Daniel Dennetts Philosophy
resume at Grenfell College
Afterlife (Japan 2000). Hirokazu Koreeda. With
Arata, Erika Oda, et al. All films run in Empire Studio 12, Avalon
Mall, Thursday night at 7 p.m. For more information, see www.mun.ca/film
Public lecture The Newfoundland
Historical Society presents a free public lecture by Margot Duley
titled Let Me Farm at Cape St. Marys: Neglect of Womens
Agricultural Work and Public Policy Failures in the 19th and
20th Centuries. The lecture takes place at Hampton Hall, Marine
Institute, Ridge Road at 8 p.m. All welcome.
Eye: The Art of Jim Hansen, a retrospective spanning 30 years of Newfoundland
artist Jim Hansens serigraphs, photographs, assemblages
and digit-ally-based works, runs at the Art Gallery of Newfoundland
and Labrador until March 25. Gallery hours are Tuesday through
Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. and Friday from 7-10 p.m.
Pictures and Patterns: Victorian Illustrated Books and Bindings
from the Peattie Collection, an exhibition to mark the gift of
thousands of rare Victorian books from the Roger and Marlene
Peattie Collection to Memorials QE II Library, runs until
March 25, 2001 at the Art Gallery of Newfoundland and Labrador,
located in the Arts and Culture Centre, Allandale Road. The exhibition
will focus on four groups of Victorian books: colour-printed
books from the 1840s to the beginning of the 20th century; books
and magazines withwood-engraved illustrations; examples of the
art of the book movement; and cloth bindings, most
of them signed or attributed to one of the known book cover artists.
Gallery hours are Tuesday through Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. and
Friday from 7-10 p.m.
Millennium in a Box will run at the Sir Wilfred Grenfell Art Gallery
until Feb. 24. For more information, call 637-6209. Gallery hours:
Monday to Saturday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Jim Shirley Returns: The Art of Jim Shirley runs at the
Sir Wilfred Grenfell Art Gallery until Feb. 24. For more information,
call 637-6209. Gallery hours: Monday to Saturday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.