Cinema Series concludes the winter semester with the Les
Triplettes de Belleville at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April
8, in Empire Studio 12 cinemas in the Avalon Mall. For
more information, see www.mun.ca/film.
Thursday, April 8
Film series – MUN Cinema Series concludes the
winter semester with the Les Triplettes de Belleville
(France/Belgium/Canada/UK 2003). Screening starts at
7 p.m. in Empire Studio 12 cinemas in the Avalon Mall. For
more information, see www.mun.ca/film.
Holy Thursday Mass – St. John's Chapel
at 5 p.m. All are welcome.
Lecture – Onar Usar, a master of women's
studies candidate from Bilkent University, Turkey, will present
findings from her research on sexual and gender identity at
3 p.m. in room SN-4087 with a lecture titled Construction
of Sexual and Gender Identity in Organizational Discourse.
Poster display – Students in Environmental
Science 4950 will present a poster display in room AS305 of
Grenfell College from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Friday, April 9
Good Friday. No lectures or examinations
Prayer Walk – Good Friday Prayer Walk
10:45 a.m. starting at Education Building (G.A. Hickman Hall).
Service – Good Friday Ecumenical Service
at 3 p.m. in St. John's Chapel. The hour in which Jesus died
on the Cross is celebrated praying with the Christian world
the Passion of Jesus. The Passion will be performed in mime
form by six actors. All are welcome.
Saturday, April 10
Personality workshop – Sponsored by Women in
Science and Engineering, this workshop is open to all graduate
students. A coffee break with muffins will be provided. Free
for WISE GSS members and $10 for other graduate students.
The $10 includes a WISE membership and the book Becoming
Leaders – A Handbook for Women in Science, Engineering
and Technology. Seats are limited so if you are attending
the workshop please send an email to Paula Mendonça,
9 a.m. in room EN-4000.
Easter Vigil – Holy Saturday, 8:30
p.m. in St John's Chapel.
Monday, April 12
Examinations begin, winter semester
Tuesday, April 13
Regular meeting of the Senate
Wednesday, April 14
Wessex lecture – The Wessex Society's last
public lecture of the season will be held at 8 p.m., at Hampton
Hall, Marine Institute. Dr. Ron Whalen, radiologist at St.
Clare’s Hospital, will give an illustrated lecture based
on his trip along the Northwest Passage in Northern Canada.
Thursday, April 15
Panel discussion – Sustaining the Avalon Forest
at 8 p.m. at the Botanical Garden. Guest Speakers Bill Clarke
(Forester, provincial government); Laura Jackson (Protected
Areas Association; Diana Cardoso (winner 2003 Wild Things
Scholarship Award). All welcome. Info and map at www.nhs.nf.ca.
Friday, April 16
Seminar – Stand and Deliver: Presentation Skills
from 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. in room B-4019. In this one-day seminar,
you will learn how to present yourself in a clear and professional
manner; prepare, plan and deliver an effective presentation.
For further details and registration information, visit www.mun.ca/cmd
or contact Jackie Collins at 737-2131.
Saturday, April 17
Dump and Run – When students are moving out
at the end of the winter semester, they throw enormous amounts
of potentially useful items that could be used by others.
This is an attempt to stop these items from going to the landfills
and support the re-use ethic. Pick up will be available. 8
a.m.-6 p.m., Pete's Place.
Wednesday, April 21
Examinations end, winter semester
Friday, April 30
Wine tasting – Third Annual Wine Tasting Evening
7-10 p.m. University Club, Arts and Administration Building,
fifth floor. The St. John's Alumni Chapter presents its third
annual wine-tasting evening – Under the Mediterranean
Sun. Come enjoy fine wines of the Mediterranean Featuring
a Serenade from the School of Music. Tickets: $25 each. RSVP
Alumni Affairs and Development at 1-877-700-4081, firstname.lastname@example.org,
or 737-4354. Hors d'oeuvres. Dress is casual.
The St. John’s Club of the Canadian Federation of University
Women, (CFUW) is seeking donations of books for their annual
book sale to be held in April. Proceeds will be used for scholarships
at MUN and for the Newfoundland art poster program in the
schools. To arrange for pick up of donations of books, or
for further information, please telephone 754-6065.