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Monday, Sept. 22, 2014 to Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014
Sept.
22

Living With the Loss of Canada's Fallen Soldiers

Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, 1-3 p.m.
IIC-2014, Bruneau Centre for Research and Innovation
PhD Oral Defence of Christina Harrington, School of Social Work.

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Sept.
22

Sex Slaves in Classical Athens

Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, 3:30-4:30 p.m.
A-1049
Classics Speakers Series. Professor C.W. (Toph) Marshall (UBC) will present.

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Sept.
22

School of Pharmacy Research Seminar

Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, 10-11 a.m.
Health Sciences Centre, Lecture Theatre I, Room 3444
Dr. Edward E. Knaus, Professor Emeritus, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Alberta.

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Sept.
22

Understanding the Role of Mitosis in the Development of High-Risk Carcinomas

Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, 1-2 p.m.
SN-4015
Dr. Enrique Torchia, Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology, The Charles C. Gates Center for Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Biology, University of Colorado School of Medicine.

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Sept.
23

Oil in Edgewise

Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, 8-10 p.m.
Eastern Edge Gallery, 72 Harbour Drive, St. John's
Oil is everywhere. It's in the clothes we wear, the cars we drive, the roads we drive in, and the buildings we live in. It's production employs us. It's sale sustains our booming economy.

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Sept.
23

MUN Cares: Smoking Cessation Program

Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, 12-1:30 p.m.
Multi-purpose Room, Field House
MUN Cares is a smoking cessation program offered to employees who are ready to quit or are thinking about quitting smoking.

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Sept.
23

Investing in Employee Development

Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, 09 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
BN-4019
Do you equate employee development with organizational growth?

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Sept.
23

Graduate Orientation Information Session: Getting Involved

Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, 1:30-2:30 p.m.
The Landing, UC-3018
The Student Volunteer Bureau and Memorial Leadership Programs will be presenting an information session on how to get involved on campus.

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Sept.
23

Diseases That Caused Serious Morbidity and Mortality in NL in the 20th Century

Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, 7:30-9 p.m.
EN-2040
Dr. A (Rick) Cooper, retired professor and Chair of Pediatrics and current Pediatrician at the Janeway Child Health Center will present.

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Sept.
23

Eric Hehner: From Boolean Algebra to Unified Algebra

Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, 1-2 p.m.
EN-2022
Boolean algebra is simpler than number algebra, with applications in programming, circuit design, law, specifications, mathematical proof and reasoning in any domain.

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Sept.
23

Eric Hehner: Practical Predicative Programming Primer

Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, 3-4 p.m.
EN-4002
This talk introduces a method of programming from specifications so that each programming step can be checked by a verifier.

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Sept.
24

CFER Seminar Series: Pacific Halibut

Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014, 4-5 p.m.
Hampton Hall, Marine Institute
Tim Loher, from the International Pacific Halibut Commission will be in town to talk about researching the behaviour and history of (eastern) Pacific halibut.

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Sept.
24

OilScapes: Visual Art and the Materiality of Oil

Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014, 4-6:30 p.m.
A-1046
Dr. Janet Stewart, Director of the Centre for Visual Arts and Cultures at Durham University presents OilScapes: Visual Art and the Materiality of Oil.

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Sept.
24

Writer in Residence Reading: Ed Riche

Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014, 7:30-8:30 p.m.
Suncor Energy Hall, School of Music
Edward Riche, the Fall 2014 writer-in-residence, will read from previously published and new work. All are welcome to attend.

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Sept.
24

Science Information Session

Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014, 1-1:50 p.m.
SN-4068
This is an information session for students interested in completing a science degree program but all students are welcome to attend!

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Sept.
24

The Mysterious Case of Systemic Inflammation and the Misbehaving Cerebral Vessel

Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014, 5-6 p.m.
Health Sciences Centre/Janeway 2J618/2J619
BioMedical Sciences Research Forum, presentation by Dr. Noriko Daneshtalab highlighting research in the Division of BioMedical Sciences.

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Sept.
25

Eric Hehner: Problems with the Halting Problem

Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, 3-4 p.m.
EN-4002
Either we leave the definition of the halting function incomplete, not saying its result when applied to its own program, or we suffer inconsistency.

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Sept.
25

Terry's Cause on Campus

Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
University Clock Tower
Join us as universities across the country take part in Terry's CAUSE on Campus.

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Sept.
25

Abortion and Mental Health: Identifying Who Is At Risk and How to Help

Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, 3-3:50 p.m.
The Landing, University Centre
Presented by the Christian Medical and Dental Society, MUN Campus Chaplaincy and the Counseling Centre.

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Sept.
25

Remembering Phyllis McCann

Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, 12-2 p.m.
Starting location: Clocktower
2014 marks the third year for Terry’s Cause on Campus. The School of Social Work has chosen to honour Phyllis McCann, our friend, colleague and supporter, by creating a team in her name.

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Sept.
25

The Walrus Talks: The Art of Conversation

Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, 7-10 p.m.
The Rooms
Join Seamus O'Regan, Lisa Moore, Rick Hillier and others for 80 minutes of lively, thought-provoking ideas about the art of the interview, the state of the public square and reconciliation.

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Sept.
25

Engaging Ideas: Leading the Way to a Healthier Workforce

Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, 08:30-10:30 a.m.
BN-4000
Join us for an interactive discussion on research in the areas of organizational and employee health and well-being.

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Sept.
25

MUN Cinema Series: Only Lovers Left Alive

Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, 7-9 p.m.
Cineplex Theatre, Avalon Mall
MUN Cinema presents Only Lovers Left Behind.

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Sept.
25

Learning Verbs: Evidence from Quechua

Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, 3:30-4:30 p.m.
SN-3060
Dr. Ellen H. Courtney of The University of Texas at El Paso presents.

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Sept.
25

Eric Hehner: A Probability Perspective

Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, 1-2 p.m.
EN-2022
This talk could be called "probability meets programming".

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Sept.
26

Sources of Creatine and Amino Acids Sparing in Piglets

Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, 1-2 p.m.
SN-4015
Kankayaliyan Thillayampalam, Department of Biochemistry, Memorial University of Newfoundland.

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Sept.
26

Fresh Prints Art Exhibit

Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, 6-7:30 p.m.
First Space Gallery, main floor, QEII Library
The First Space Art Gallery in the Queen Elizabeth II Library at Memorial University is celebrating the 40th anniversary of St. Michael’s Printshop with an exhibit of 14 emerging artists.

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Sept.
26

What the First World War Taught Us: A Lecture by Gwynne Dyer

Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, 7-8:30 p.m.
IIC-2001, Bruneau Centre for Research and Innovation
Dr. Gwynne Dyer lectures on the subject of his new book, Canada in the Great Power Game: 1914-2014.

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Sept.
27

Noel J. Brown Day of Hope and Healing

Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
75 Tiffany Court, Tiffany Lane
The School of Social Work and Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Group offer you the Noel J. Brown Day of Hope and Healing for Survivors of Suicide Loss.

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Sept.
27

Food and Garden Fair

Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
306 Mount Scio Rd., St. John's
The Second Annual Food and Garden Fair Celebrating Ken Proudfoot's Legacy!

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Sept. 25, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
University Clock Tower
Sept. 25, 3-3:50 p.m.
The Landing, University Centre
Sept. 25, 12-2 p.m.
Starting location: Clocktower
Sept. 25, 7-10 p.m.
The Rooms
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