MUN Cinema Series presents Bukowski: Born Into This
7 p.m. Empire Theatres, Avalon Mall. See www.mun.ca/cinema.
Lecture with Glenn Blackwood, Centre for Sustainable Aquatic
Resources, Marine Institute 7 p.m.-8 p.m. College of the North
Atlantic, Stephenville. RSVP to Penny at 1-877-700-4081 or
Speaking of Engineering lecture series with Ruud Zoon, general
manager, East Coast Development, who will talk about how important
the East Coast is to Husky Energy and what the plan is for
the future of our offshore oil and gas beyond White Rose,
from 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Engineering, EN-2006. Parking is
available in Lot 16.
The Newfoundland Historical Society is holding its monthly
lecture at 8 p.m. in Hampton Hall, Marine Institute. Dr. John
Mannion will be giving the George Story Lecture which is entitled
Forging a New Identity? Irish Adaptations on the Newfoundland
University Bookstore closed for inventory.
Psychology Department Colloquium Series presents–Animal
Modeling of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder: Neural Mechanisms
of Lasting Change in Anxiety Induced by Severe Stress, and
Pharmacologica, 1 p.m.-2 p.m. Science Building, SN-2101.
The Doctoral Presentation series continues with Dr. Henry
Schulz and Gerry White with a talk titled Methods Appropriate
to Analyses with Missing Information 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
Education Building, ED-5004/5.
The Lindisfarne Gospels: Society, Spirituality and the Scribe
at 8 p.m. in Arts and Administration A-1043 with Dr. Michelle
Brown, a world-renowned expert on early illuminated manuscripts.
Algebraic topology seminar 2 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Arts and Administration,
A-3017. Transversality and Semi-Index II with Fida Mohamed,
graduate student, Department of Mathematics and Statistics.
Friday, April 1
MUN Oxfam’s Ethical Fashion Show 5 p.m.-6 p.m. Breezeway
Oil on Ice film screening 1-2:30 p.m. Science Building,
Writing Winning Proposals seminar 10 a.m. ER-4002. Pre-registration
required. Call the Div. of Lifelong Learning, 737-7979.
Math and Stats departmental colloquium 2-3 p.m. Mathematics,
HH-3017. Finding Travelling Waves on Lattices: Advanced-Retarded
Functional Differential Equations with Dr. Tony Humphries,
Tuesday, April 5
Learn to Run Program 5 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Physical Education &
Athletics, PE-2022. Contact 737-4782 or email@example.com.
Wednesday, April 6
Multispecies modeling and the quest for an ecosystem-based
management framework with William McKim 1 p.m.-2 p.m. Science
Dr. Dale Corbett, senior Canada Research Chair in Stroke and
Neuroplasticity, will give a free public lecture titled Can
Stem Cells be Used to Repair the Damaged Brain. 7 p.m.-9 p.m.
Science Building, SN-2109.
Friday, April 8
Lectures end, winter semester.
Saturday, April 9
Spring Garden Party 5 p.m.-10 p.m. Fairmont Newfoundland,
St. John’s. Presented by MUN Botanical Garden, the evening
will feature: seminars and demonstrations on gardening and
flower arranging and more; a silent auction; exhibits and
dinner. Tickets are $100 per person ($40 tax receipt) and
are available by calling 737-8590. All monies raised will
help support the garden’s education programs.
Data Analysis seminar 9 a.m.-4 p.m. ED-4015. Contact 737-7979.
Tuesday, April 12
Regular meeting of the Senate.
Wednesday, April 13
Examinations begin, winter semester.
Wessex Society Lecture 8 p.m.-10 p.m. Hampton Hall, Marine
Institute. Dr. Ron Whelan, Radiologist at St. Clare’s
Hospital, will give an illustrated lecture based on his journey
along the Northwest Passage in Northern Canada a few years
Thursday, April 14
Basic Medical Sciences lecture 12 p.m.-1 p.m. Health Sciences
Centre, Lecture Theatre F. David Wilson, Smooth Muscle Research
Group, Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University
of Calgary, will speak on Regulation of smooth muscle contraction:
Novel mechanisms of Rho-associated kinase-and myosin light
chain kinase-mediated contraction.
Friday, April 15
Survival Skills for the New Supervisor seminar 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
ER-4002. Contact 737-7979.
Sunday, April 17
The St. John’s Club of the Canadian Federation of University
Women, (CFUW) is seeking donations of used or new books for
its annual spring book sale. Proceeds will be used for scholarships
at MUN and for the Newfoundland art poster program in schools.
To arrange for your donations of books to be dropped off or
picked up, or for further information, please telephone 738-3239
or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursday, April 21
The Regulation of Drug Disposition and Adipocyte Biology by
Inflammatory Mediators by Dr. Kerry Goralski, Department of
Pharmacology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia,
12 p.m.-1 p.m. Health Sciences Centre, HSC-3454.
Friday, April 22
Examinations end, winter semester.