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This Hour Has 22 Minutes producer Mark Lane, star Mark Critch, and Paradise mayoral hopeful Kurtis Coombs are first in line at Rex Murphy’s launch of Canada and Other Matters of Opinion on Oct. 5 at the D. F. Cook Recital Hall, sponsored by the Faculty of Arts.

Thursday, Oct. 15
  • MUN Cinema Series presents Food Inc. 7 p.m. Empire Theatres, Avalon Mall.
  • Dr. Anthony Daniels, aka Dr. Theodore Dalrymple, will give the annual Galbraith Lecture titled The Moral Roots of the Economic Crisis 7:30-10 p.m. IIC-2001.
  • Reflecting on ‘Big Women from Borroloola’: Approaching, applying and decolonising ethnomusicology in the context of Indigenous Australia by Elizabeth Mackinlay, University of Queensland, 7:30 p.m. MMaP Gallery, Arts & Culture Centre.
  • Is Death, Carnivory, and Parasites - Evidence for Evolution? Zoology by Prof. Walter Veith, 7:20-8:30 p.m. EN-2006.
  • Designing a Physician-Friendly Interface for an Electronic Medical Record System by Dr. Donald Craig, eHealth Research Unit, Faculty of Medicine, 1-2 p.m. EN-2022.
  • The Toll of Our Tools: Examining the Moral and Ethical Implications of E-Waste by Dr. Janna Rosales 5-6:30 p.m. QC-4028.

Friday, Oct. 16
  • Retirement coffee break in honour of Dr. Jim Black and Janis Black 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. A-5014.
  • Video Presentation: How Great Is Our God! Magnificent footages of the Universe sponsored by the Memorial Association of Seventh Day Adventist Students 7:30-9 p.m. Engineering, EN-2006.

Saturday, Oct. 17
  • WISE SSEP 20 Year Reunion 6-11 p.m. Masonic Temple, 6 Cathedral Street,
  • St. John’s. Tickets at or
  • Botanical Garden Gardening Workshop: Putting Your Garden to Bed with Carl White, head gardener, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. 306 Mount Scio Rd.

Monday, Oct. 19
  • Sex, Gender and Health: New Directions in Health Research conference 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Sheraton Hotel, St. John’s. See or call (709) 777-6993.

Tuesday, Oct. 20
  • Taming the Complexity Monster by Holger H. Hoos, UBC, 1-2 p.m. EN-2022.
  • Instructional Development Office presents Blogging, Tweeting and Academic Work 12:30-2 p.m. ED-1001. Register at or 737-3028.

Wednesday, Oct. 21
  • Joe Trio in concert 8-10 p.m. D.F. Cook Recital Hall, School of Music.
  • MUN 5K Run 2009 — Registration Closes
  • 8 a.m.-11:50 p.m. School of Human
  • Kinetics and Recreation. Visit Race is Saturday, Oct. 24.
  • Prostate cancer information session 1-2 p.m. AA-1046.

Thursday, Oct. 22
  • MUN Cinema Series: The Beaches of Agnes
  • 7 p.m. Empire Theatres, Avalon Mall.
  • Henrietta Harvey Lecture – Catch Shares and Sharing the Catch by Dr. Bonnie McCay, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, 7-9 p.m. AA-1046.
  • Inaugural Annual Humanities Lecture on Tradition in Art and Literature by John Ashton, Oxford University, 6-8 p.m. IIC-2001.
  • Dawkin’s God delusion vs. A Day to be Remembered by Memorial Association of Seventh Day Adventist Students, 7:20-8:30 p.m. EN-2006.

Friday, Oct. 23
  • Music’s Many Moods, a concert with Kate Bevan-Baker, 8-10 p.m. D. F. Cook Recital Hall, School of Music.
  • Women’s Studies Speakers Series presents Dr. Bonnie McCay, Henrietta Harvey lecturer, and Carol Penton of the Great Fogo Island Race will co-present on The Work of Community: The Women’s Heat in the Great Fogo Island Race, 3-4 p.m. SN-4087.

Saturday, Oct. 24
  • MUN 5K Run 2009 8-11 a.m.
  • Halloween Howl at MUN ‘Boo-tanical’ Garden 10 a.m.-3 p.m. 306 Mount Scio Rd.

Sunday, Oct. 25
  • Halloween Howl at MUN ‘Boo-tanical’ Garden 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Monday, Oct. 26
  • Blue Castle Salon. Suzanne Sexty will talk about her research into the life of Catherine Isabella McLean Fraser: “Mother in Israel.” 8-10 p.m. The Ship Pub, Duckworth Street, St. John’s.
  • Schlumberger Information Session 5-7 p.m. EN-1002.

Tuesday, Oct. 27
  • 28th Annual Alumni Tribute Awards 6-9 p.m. Main Dining Hall, R. Gushue Hall.
  • Global Cinema Series presents Suite Havana
  • 7 p.m. IIC-2001. Presenter: Myriam Osorio, Department of French and Spanish.
  • Instructional Development Office presents Working Effectively with TAs 12:30-2 p.m. ED-5004/5. Register at or 737-3028.
  • MUNdays Launch 10:30-11 a.m. The Landing, 3rd Floor University Centre.
  • Battle of the Sexes & Out Move Sammy
  • 6-7 p.m. Feild House.

Wednesday, Oct. 28
  • Dalhousie’s Master of Science-Physiotherapy Information Session 5-7 p.m. A-1043.
  • Effective Use of PowerPoint in Teaching and Learning 12:30-2 p.m. ED-5004/5.
  • Health Circus 12-2 p.m. Field House.
  • Rant Like Rick 3:30-5 p.m. The Landing, University Centre.
  • International YouTube Karaoke Night
  • 8-10 p.m. Bitters Pub, Field Hall.
  • Open Mic Night 10:30-11:30 p.m. Breezeway, University Centre.

Thursday, Oct. 29
  • MUN Cinema Series: Goodbye Solo 7 p.m. Empire Theatres, Avalon Mall.
  • Accounting for the Non-Accountant (two days) by the Gardiner Centre 9 a.m.-5 p.m. B-4019.
  • A Spade Unearths the Truth - An Archaeological journey by the Memorial Association of Seventh Day Adventist Students 7:20-9:50 p.m. EN-2006.
  • Instructional Development Office presents Assessment to Improve Student Learning 12:30-2 p.m., ED-5004/5.
  • International Bazaar 12-3 p.m. The Landing, University Centre.
  • Fly a ROV demonstration 3-4:30 p.m. Marine Institute.
  • Battle of the Rock Bands 7-10 p.m. Breezeway, University Centre.
  • Super Trivia Night 8-11 p.m. Bitters Pub, Field Hall.

Friday, Oct. 30
  • Kindness Friday 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Idle Free 12 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Book Sale 9 a.m.-5 p.m. QE II Library.
  • PhD oral defence of Carolyn Parsons, Department of Biology, titled Managing the Cabbage Maggot, Delia Radicum (L.) By Means of Agroecosystem Diversification, 2-4 p.m. IIC-1004.

Saturday, Oct. 31
  • Community Service Learning Day 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Barnes House Charity Pull 1-3 p.m. Parking Lot 15.

Sunday, Nov. 1
  • Soprano Caroline Schiller and pianist Kristina Szutor in concert 8-10 p.m. D. F. Cook Recital Hall.

Tuesday, Nov. 3
  • RCMP Career Presentation 6-8 p.m. ED-3034B.
  • Summer Program in Japan and Taiwan application deadline IIC-2015. Contact the Office of Research.