Out and About
Randy Dodge, technical support manager in Computing and Communications, celebrated his retirement on May 6. Randy was hired in 1974 after he graduated from Memorial. He was instrumental in implementing computers and technical advances at the university.
Wednesday, May 18
Gardiner Centre presents The Recruitment and Selection Process Seminar, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., B-4019.
School of Graduate Studies presents Graduate Awards Ceremony, 3-6 p.m., Innovation Hall, IIC-2001, Bruneau Centre for Research and Innovation.
Botanical Garden presents Gardening Workshop: Gardening For Wildlife – The Basics, 6:30-8:30 p.m. 306 Mount Scio Road.
Citizenship and Immigration Canada and International Student Advising presents Asian Heritage Month Event, 2-3 p.m., A-1043.
Department of Biochemistry presents Novel Phytosterol Derivatives: Enzymatic Synthesis and Properties, 1-2 p.m., SN-4015.
Thursday, May 19
Sustainability Office presents Free webinar: Sustainability - Building an Internal Brand to Promote and Celebrate Employee Engagement Programs, 2:30-4 p.m., ER-4002.
Extraordinary Birds from the Winter of 2010/11 in Newfoundland: The Most Exciting Winter Ever? with Bruce Mactavish. 7:30-9 p.m. Botanical Gardens.
Friday, May 20
School of Graduate Studies presents KATP channel-dependent regulation of orexin neurons, 2-4 p.m., IIC-2014, Bruneau Centre for Research and Innovation.
School of Graduate Studies presents Transshipment in Decentralized Supply Chains, 10 a.m.-12 p.m., IIC-2014 - Bruneau Centre for Research and Innovation.
Sunday, May 22
Botanical Garden presents International Day for Biological Diversity Guided Hike, 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. 306 Mount Scio Road.
Tuesday, May 24
Department of Geography presents Johnson GEO CENTRE Public Lecture Series, Dr. Trevor Bell, Geography, on What Lies Beneath: Uncovering the Legacy of Environmental Lead in Residential St. John's. 7:30-9 p.m., Johnson GEO Centre.
Family History Society of Newfoundland and Labrador presents New Developments in Genealogical DNA Testing, 7:30-9 p.m., Hampton Hall, Marine Institute.
Wednesday, May 25
Gardiner Centre presents Presentation Skills Seminar (2 days), 9 a.m.-5 p.m., B-4019.
Instructional Development Office presents Preparing a Teaching Dossier, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m., ED-2030B.
Thursday, May 26
Sustainability Office presents Free webinar: Engagement in Social Sustainability Projects, 2:30-4 p.m., ER-4002.
Friday, May 27
Faculty of Medicine presents Umbrellas and Silos: The Discontinuity of Eldercare and the Evidence Based Service Delivery Models for Care of the Frail Elderly, 12-1 p.m., Main Auditorium Health Science Centre.
Saturday, May 28
Botanical Garden and Newfoundland Horticultural Society presents Newfoundland Horticultural Society Spring Flower Show, 12-5 p.m., 306 Mount Scio Rd..
Sunday, May 29
Botanical Garden and Newfoundland Horticultural Society presents Newfoundland Horticultural Society Spring Flower Show, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 306 Mount Scio Rd..
Botanical Garden presents Signs of Spring Family Program, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 306 Mount Scio Rd.
Campus Enforcement and Patrol 5K Run/Walk, 9 a.m.-12 p.m., Burton's Pond.
Monday, May 30
School of Graduate Studies presents Improving the Comprehension of Canadian Police Cautions, 10 a.m.-12 p.m., IIC-2014, Bruneau Centre for Research and Innovation.
Tuesday, May 31
Botanical Garden presents PlantWatch Newfoundland & Labrador - Information Session and Evening Hike, 6:30-8:30 p.m. 306 Mount Scio Road.
Instructional Development Office presents Course Design through Constructive Alignment, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., ED-2030B.
Wednesday, June 1
Botanical Garden presents Gardening Offerings in Our Zone (5b) – A Sneak Peek of the Friends of the Garden Plant Sale, 6:30-8:30 p.m. 306 Mount Scio Road.
School of Graduate Studies presents Male and Female. In a Pair: The Emotional Atmosphere Following a Death and Its Intersection with Gender and with Public and Semi-Public Space, 10 a.m.-12 p.m., IIC-2014, Bruneau Centre for Research and Innovation.
Gardiner Centre presents Thinking Under Pressure Seminar, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., B-4019.
Saturday, June 4
Friends of the Botanical Garden Spring Plant Sale, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Botanical Garden Field Centre.
Monday, June 6
Gardiner Centre presents Employee Retention Strategies Seminar, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., B-4019.
Tuesday, June 7
Alumni Affairs and Development presents Fifth Annual Calgary Affinity Dinner, 6-9:30 p.m., Calgary Petroleum Club, Calgary.
Botanical Garden presents The 3 B's of Container Gardening – (Boxes, Barrels and Baskets), 6:30-8:30 p.m. 306 Mount Scio Road.
Wednesday, June 8
Harris Centre presents The Changing Role of the Public Servant, 12:30-1 p.m., Airport Comfort Inn.
Harris Centre presents A Prosperity Plan for Newfoundland and Labrador, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Innovation Hall, Angus Bruneau Centre.