Out & aboutThursday, Dec. 18
New employee orientation session 8:40 a.m.-2 p.m. Junior Common Room, R. Gushue Hall. See www.mun.ca/humanres/employees/orientation.php for online videos and resources on how to get the most out of Memorial. If you have not yet received an invitation and require more information, contact Jackie Pitcher-March at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 737-4615.
Faculty, staff and retiree holiday party 4-6:30 p.m. Breezeway Bar, University Centre. A contribution at the door is welcomed for the campus food bank.
Signalling Pathways Involved in the Inhibition and Promotion of Axonal Regeneration PhD oral defence of Sherri Rankin, Faculty of Medicine, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. IIC-2014, Inco Innovation Centre.
Friday, Dec. 19
Christmas at the Breezeway for CUPE 1615 5-11 p.m. Breezeway Bar. CUPE 1615 Christmas party is for members, retirees and invited guests of CUPE local 1615.
PhD oral defence of Marina Blokhina, Department of Physics and Physical Oceanography, titled Shoaling Internal Solitary Waves, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. IIC-2014, Inco Innovation Centre.
Wednesday, Dec. 24
Annual carol sing 10-11:50 a.m. Arts and Administrations Building foyer and Reid Theatre.
Tuesday, Jan. 6
On the Nature and Fundamentals of Software Design, a talk by Paul Ralph, Information Systems Division, Sauder School of Business, University of British Columbia, 1-2 p.m. EN-2022, Engineering.
Friday, Jan. 9
The Department of Women’s Studies Speakers’ Series invites you to attend a presentation by Leisha Sagan, titled Bearing Witness and The Vagina Monologues 2-3 p.m. Science Building, SN-4087.
Saturday, Jan. 10
Women’s volleyball versus St. FX 7 p.m. Field House.
Sunday, Jan. 11
Women’s volleyball versus St. FX 11 a.m. Field House.
Thursday, Jan. 15
PhD oral defence of Janine Woodrow, Faculty of Medicine, titled Calcitonin Modulates Skeletal Mineral Loss During Lactation Through Interactions in Mammary Tissue and Directly Through Ostoeclasts in Bone 10 a.m.-12 p.m. IIC-1004, Inco Innovation Centre.
Friday, Jan. 16
The Department of Women’s Studies Speakers’ Series invites you to attend a presentation by Dr. Silvia Luraghi, University of Pavia, Italy, Italian Women at Work, 2-3 p.m. Science Building, SN-4087.