Monday, February 7, 2011
7:00 p.m.
Keshen Goodman Public Library, 330 Lacewood Drive, Halifax
Jerry Singleton, Melanie Keats, Laurene Rehman, and David Westwood
School of Health and Human Performance, Dalhousie University, in collaboration with Halifax Public Libraries
NSIS Lecture – Be a Good Sport: Fun for Everyone Across the Life Course
Why do people become involved or not involved in sport? What is the Science of Sport? How does involvement in sport affect the family? How does technology enhance an individual’s participation in an activity?

Tuesday, February 8, 2011
2:30-3:30 p.m.
Chase 319 (Mathematics & Statistics Seminar)
Richard Wood, Dalhousie University
ATCAT Seminar – Local discrete opfibration pseudofunctors

Tuesday, February 8, 2011
7:00 p.m.
Spring Garden Road Memorial Public Library (Clinical Psychology Seminar)
What’s New in Psychology Today
- Jeannette McGlone, Dalhousie University
Brain Injury after Sports Concussions: Should we be Worried.
- Penny Corkum, Dalhousie University
Just One More TV Show: Waking up to the Consequences of Inadequate Sleep in Children
- Simon sherry, Dalhousie University
Treating Depression by Focusing on Patterns of Behaviour

Wednesday, February 9, 2011
12:30-1:30 p.m.
Chase 319 (Mathematics & Statistics Seminar)
Dorette Pronk
Dalhousie University
The Euler Characteristic

Thursday, February 10, 2011
3:30 p.m.
5th Floor Biology Lounge, LSC (Biology Department Seminar)
Jeff Hutchings
Department of Biology
Dalhousie University
Key questions in behavioural ecology, population dynamics, and conservation biology: When would molecular information make a difference?

Thursday, February 10, 2011
3:30-4:30 p.m.
Chase 319 (Mathematics & Statistics Seminar)
Melanie Abeysundera
Dalhousie University
Phylogenetic analysis based on spectral methods
Followed by pizza and information about the statistics programs

Thursday, February 10, 2011
4:00 p.m.
Room 3-H1, Sir Charles Tupper Medical Building
Muzaddid Sarker
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Dalhousie University
Structures and Interactions of Lung Surfactant Protein B (SP-B) Peptides

Friday, February 11, 2011
1:30 p.m.
Room 226, Chemistry (Chemistry Seminar)
Professor Curtis P. Berlinguette
Department of Chemistry
University of Calgary
Rational Design of Chromophores for Dye-sensitized Solar Cells

Friday, February 11, 2011
3:00 p.m.
Psychology 5260, Life Sciences Centre (Oceanography Seminary)
Baerbel Hoenisch
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University
Proxy calibration and reconstructions of Cenozoic ocean carbonate chemistry

Friday, February 11, 2011
3:30-5:00 p.m.
Seminar Room 1, 6214 University Avenue
Andrea Giusto
Dalhousie University
The Role of Expectations in Heterogeneous-Agents Models

Upcoming Seminars:

Thursday, February 17, 2011
3:30 p.m.
5th Floor Biology Lounge, LSC (Biology Department Seminar)
Karl Cottenie
Department of Integrative Biology
University of Guelph
Community ecology from first principles

Friday, February 18, 2011
1:30 p.m.
Room 226, Chemistry (Chemistry Seminar)
Professor Jonathan S. Lindsey
Department of Chemistry
North Carolina State University
Recent Advancees in Tetrapyrrole Chemistry