Out and About
The first place winner of the 2011 Gregory Power Poetry Prize, Dana Evely (bottom left) is pictured with her fellow winners (from left) Nicole Hand (honourable mention), Evan Hazenberg (honourable mention), Stephanie Trevorrow (second place), Lynette Adams (third place). Also pictured (far right) is Julia Power, granddaughter of Gregory Power. Ms. Evely won for her poem “Surface.” Ms. Trevorrow was also named the winner of the Jeroboam Prize for her poem “The Emptying Place.”
Thursday, April 7
MUN Cinema presents Another Year, 7-9 p.m., Empire Theatres, Avalon Mall.
Off-Campus Housing presents Subletting Question and Answers, 2-3 p.m., The Loft, UC-3013.
Friday, April 8
Music at Memorial, MUN School of Music presents Human Interface, 8-10 p.m., D.F. Cook Recital Hall.
Biology Undergraduate Research Symposium (BURS), 9 a.m.-4 p.m., SN-2036, (presentations); Inco Lower Atrium (Poster and Career Sessions).
Computer Science Department presents Machine Learning for Prediction and Decision Support, 1-2 p.m., EN-2022.
School of Graduate Studies presents A Robust Multicast Routing Protocol for Ad Hoc Networks, 3-5 p.m., IIC-2014.
Department of Folklore Seminar Series End of Semester Potluck, 12:30-1:30 p.m., ED-4036.
School of Graduate Studies presents A molecular genetics approach to gene discovery of Mendelian diseases on the island of Newfoundland, 10 a.m.-12 p.m., IIC-2014.
Saturday, April 9
Canadian Federation of University Women, St. John's, Book Collection Blitz, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Parking lot Arts and Culture Centre and Lester's Farms, 92 Pearltown Rd..
Sunday, April 10
School of Music presents New Adventures, 3-5 p.m., D.F. Cook Recital Hall.
Monday, April 11
Gardiner Centre presents Advanced Business Writing: Enhancing Document Content and Presentation Seminar (2 days), 9 a.m.-4 p.m., B-4019.
School of Graduate Studies presents Understanding the Role Attitudes Play in Achieving Conservation of Wolves and Brown Bears in Abruzzo, Lazio and Molise National Park, Italy, 9 a.m.-11 a.m., IIC-2014.
Tuesday, April 12
Flower Studio presents Gen Silent Film Screening, 8-10 p.m., Auditorium, Health Sciences Centre.
Wednesday, April 13
Capital Toastmasters Meeting, 7-9 p.m., IIC-2014.
Wessex Society presents The Significance of Poole to the History of Newfoundland, 8-9:30 p.m., Hampton Hall, Marine Institute.
Friday, April 15
School of Graduate Studies presents From Hazard Quotients to Biomarker Based Weight of Evidence: Enhancing the Science in Ecological Risk Assessment, 10 a.m.-12 p.m., IIC-2014.
Sunday, April 17
Literary Translators Association of Canada/Association des traductrices et traducteurs litteraires du Canada presents SLAM: Literary Translation, all languages!, 3-5 p.m., SN-4087.
Tuesday, April 19
Department of Geography presents Johnson GEO CENTRE Public Lecture Series, 7:30-8:30 p.m., Johnson GEO Centre.
Gardiner Centre presents Effective Meeting Management Seminar, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., B-4019.
Tuesday, April 26
Department of Women's Studies presents The Blue Castle: Fast Talk About Body Image, 8-10 p.m., The Ship Inn.