Monday, November 7, 2011
3:30 – 4:30pm
Chase 319 (Colloquium Room)
Mathematics Colloquium
Persi Diacconis (Stanford)
“The Search for Randomness”

Museum of Natural History Auditorium, 1747 Summer St., Halifax. (NSIS Public Lecture)
Dr. Heike Lotze
Dalhousie University
“Food, Furs & Feathers: History of Human-induced Changes in Coastal Ecosystems”

Tuesday, November 8, 2011
11:30 a.m.
Milligan Room, 8th Floor Biology-Earth Sciences Wing
Earth Sciences Seminar
Scott Swinden
Adjunct Professor
Department of Earth Sciences
Dalhousie University
“…..beds Rather than Regular Lodes or Veins” – The Volcanogenic Massive Sulphide Deposits of Central Newfoundland

Wednesday, November 9, 2011
Chase319 (Honours seminar (Math & Stats)
Roman Smirnov
Orthogonal coordinate systems revisited

Upcoming seminars are listed at:
Department Websites:

Earth Sciences
Mathematics & Statistics
Oceanography (1)
Oceanography (2)

College of Sustainability

Upcoming Seminars:

Tuesday, November 15, 2011
11:30 a.m.
Milligan Room, 8th Floor Biology-Earth Sciences Wing,
Life Sciences Centre (Earth Sciences Seminar)
Dr. Brad Hayes
Petrel Robertson Consulting Ltd.
Calgary, Alberta
“Unconventional” Gas and Oil Development – How is it Changing Careers in Geology?

Thursday, November 17, 2011
Fifth Floor Biology Lounge Life Sciences Centre (Biology Seminar)
Craig Willis
Department of Biology and
Centre for Forest Interdisciplinary Research
University of Manitoba
“From cutaneous infection to mass-scale starvation: Understanding white-nose syndrome in hibernating bats”

Friday, November 18, 2011
1:30 pm
Chemistry 226 (Chemistry Seminar)
Clara Wren
Department of Chemistry
University of Western Ontario