Out and AboutThursday, July 24
The Role of Proteoglycans in Netrin-1 Mediated Axon Growth, a seminar by cardiovascular/neurosciences candidate Dr. K. Adam Baker, Neurological Institute, McGill University, 12-1 p.m. HSC Lecture Theatre B.
The Origin of Homochiral Life, a research lecture with Dr. R. Graham Cooks, Department of Chemistry, Purdue University, 1-2 p.m. Arts & Administration, A-1043.
WHMIS - Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System workshop 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Facilities Management, FM-2004.
Friday, July 25
PhD oral defence of Larisa Mironova, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, titled Accurate Computation of Free Surface Flow with an Oscillating Cylinder Based on a Viscous Incompressible Two-fluid Model, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. IIC-2014, Inco Innovation Centre.
Sunday, July 27
Sunday nature hikes at the Botanical Garden, 306 Mount Scio Road, St. John’s, 10-11:30 a.m.
Sunday garden tour at the Botanical Garden 12-1 p.m.
Tuesday, July 29
Critical role of caveolae-mediated actin cytoskeleton modulation in mechanical stretch- and leptin-induced cardiovascular hypertrophy by cardiovascular/neurosciences candidate Dr. Asad Zeidan, University of Western Ontario, 12-1 p.m. HSC Lecture Theatre B.
Thursday, July 31
The Off-Campus Housing Office will be holding a mid-summer barbecue 5-7 p.m. in front of Hatcher House, Paton College.
Friday, Aug. 1
Free Admission at the Botanical Garden 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sunday, Aug. 3
Wading into Wetlands Family Fun Day 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Botanical Garden.
North Atlantic Fiddle Convention begins 12-10 p.m. Various locations. Runs to Aug. 8.
Sunday, Aug. 10
Sunday nature hikes at the Botanical Garden 10-11:30 a.m.
Wednesday, Aug. 13
Faculty of Science Annual Summer Student Symposium 2-5 p.m. Junior Common Room, R. Gushue Hall.
Friday, Aug. 15
A People Reaching for Ecstasy: The Growth of Methodism in Newfoundland, 1774-1874, PhD oral defence of Calvin Hollett, Department of History, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. IIC-2014, Inco Innovation Centre.