Biology M.Sc. Thesis Defense by Heidi Forsyth

Event Date: 
Thursday, October 24, 2013 - 9:00am to 10:00am
Event Location: 
ATAC 5035 (Thunder Bay campus), OH 1002G (Orillia campus)
Event Fee: 
Free
Event Contact Name: 
Dr. Lada Malek, Graduate Studies Coordinator
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807-343-8709
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All are welcome to attend Heidi Forsyth's M.Sc. thesis defense. Title: "Intra-lake and inter-lake variation in copper tolerance in Daphnia from clean and metal-contaminated lakes" Committee members: Dr. G. Pyle (Supervisor), Dr. P. Lee, Dr. C. Matheson.

Thunderwolves Hockey vs Laurier

Event Date: 
Saturday, October 26, 2013 - 7:30pm
Event Location: 
Fort William Gardens
Event Fee: 
$8 Students with valid I.D., $13 Non-Students
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Tickets available at LUSU office and FW Gardens box office for students with valid I.D. Free student bus leaves Agora Circle at 6:30 pm.

Thunderwolves Hockey vs Laurier

Event Date: 
Friday, October 25, 2013 - 7:30pm
Event Location: 
Fort William Gardens
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$8 Students with valid I.D., $13 Non-Students
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Tickets available at LUSU office and Fort William Gardens box office for students with a valid I.D. card. Free student bus leaves the Agora at 6:30 pm.

Biology Department & Graduate Seminar Series - Fall 2013

Event Date: 
Friday, October 18, 2013 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Event Location: 
ATAC 1010 (Thunder Bay campus), OA 1025 (Orillia campus)
Event Fee: 
Free
Event Contact Name: 
Dr. Douglas Morris
Event Contact Phone: 
807-343-8162
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Guest speaker Dr. Luc-Alain, Department of Biological Sciences, Université du Quebec á Montréal, will be presenting a seminar entitled "Evolutionary game theory in the lab: 20 years of social foraging research". All welcome to this free seminar.

Thomas Cosbey and Katie Stevens, violins

Event Date: 
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 - 12:30pm
Event Location: 
Jean McNulty Recital Hall
Event Fee: 
$10 for students/seniors and $15 general admission
Event Contact Name: 
Jennifer Howie
Event Contact Phone: 
343-8787
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Katie Stevens holds a Performance Diploma from the Mount Royal Conservatory as well as a Bachelor of Music from the Glenn Gould School of the Royal Conservatory of Music. She graduated in 2009 with her MMUS from the University of Ottawa. Her teachers have included: William Van der Sloot, Lorand Fenyves,  Erica Raum and David Stewart. After her graduation, she worked as a freelance musician and teacher in Ottawa, Ontario where she was a member of the Ottawa Symphony Orchestra. She was also string coach for the Ottawa Junior Youth Orchestra from 2009 to 2011.

She has attended summer programs such as the Banff Centre for the Arts, the Orford Arts Centre as well as Domaine Forget and has worked with violinists such as Camilla Wicks, Paul Cantor and William Preucil. Katie joined the Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra in 2011.

Thomas Cosbey has been Concertmaster of the Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra since 2007. Mr. Cosbey began his career in Regina as a member of the Regina Symphony Orchestra and later served as Principal Second Violin of Sinfonia Toronto. He has been featured as soloist with the Regina Symphony Orchestra, the Saskatoon Symphony Orchestra, and Sinfonia Toronto, and has collaborated in concert with Gwen Hoebig, Paul Katz, Marc Durand, Steve Dann, and others. He has been broadcast often on CBC Radio, most recently with bassoonist Stéphane Lévesque.

Prize-winner at the National Music Festival, Mr. Cosbey has also claimed top prizes at numerous other competitions. Mr. Cosbey holds a Performance Diploma from the Glenn Gould School,  where he studied with Erika Raum; he has also worked with Pinchas Zukerman, Lorand Fenyves and Mark Fewer.

Career & Job Expo 2013

Event Date: 
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 - 10:00am to 12:00am
Event Location: 
The Agora
Event Fee: 
Free
Event Contact Name: 
Student Success Centre
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807-343-8264
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Career & Job Expo 2013 will be held on Wednesday, October 16th from 10 am - 3 pm in the Agora. This event will host a variety of employers from all sectors, including hospitals, health care agencies, legal firms, communications companies, accounting firms, police services, social service agencies, natural resources management organizations, manufacturing companies and more. All students are welcome - present yourself professionally!

CRSD Colloquium - Driver Safety: Beyond the Rules of the Road

Event Date: 
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Event Location: 
NOSM Building, Room MS 1011
Event Fee: 
Free to the Public
Event Contact Name: 
Hillary Maxwell
Event Contact Phone: 
766-7256
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You already know that training and experience are important to staying safe on the road. This presentation is about the other factors that may also impact driving safety. For example, did you know that certain medications, physical conditions, personality or emotions can influence safe driving? We will discuss these and other lesser known facets of safe driving, while offering tips on how to stay safe on the road.

ABORIGINAL SPEAKERS SERIES

Event Date: 
Thursday, October 10, 2013 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Event Location: 
OA 1022
Event Fee: 
THIS IS AN OPEN & FREE EVENT
Event Contact Name: 
David Snake
Event Contact Phone: 
705-330-4008 ext 2018
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ABORIGINAL SPEAKERS SERIES with DR. DARREL MANITOWABI ON HURONIA - CASINO RAMA

Event Date: 
Thursday, November 7, 2013 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Event Location: 
ORILLIA CAMPUS OA 1022
Event Fee: 
THIS IS AN OPEN & FRE EVENT
Event Contact Name: 
David Snake, Aboriginal Liaison Advisor
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705-330-4008 ext 2018
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Come out and hear Dr. Darrel Manitowabi talk about his thesis and the history, culture & economics of Huronia thru to Casino Rama. Did you ever wonder what neo-liberalism is? Come and find out.

Biology Department & Graduate Seminar Series - Fall 2013

Event Date: 
Friday, October 4, 2013 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Event Location: 
ATAC 1010 (Thunder Bay campus), OA 1025 (Orillia campus)
Event Fee: 
Free
Event Contact Name: 
Dr. Azim Mallik
Event Contact Phone: 
807-343-8927
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Dr. Shekhar R. Biswas, PDF, Plant Ecology lab, Lakehead University (previously Ph.D. scholar at Ecology and Evolution, University of Toronto) will be presenting a seminar entitled "Ecological processes in a spatially and temporally heterogeneous landscape". All are cordially welcome to attend.

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