February 6, 2009
3:30 pm, Room 125 Biology Building. For information, call 966-4455
Law Speaker Series
Feb. 26, 11:30 am, Room 30, Law Building, Denis Edney will present The Rule of Law in an Age of Terror
Stack Memorial Lecture
The College of Law presents the Honourable E. Peter Lougheed, former premier of Alberta, who will deliver the Stack Memorial Lecture Feb. 9 at 7:30 pm in Convocation Hall. His topic is Brain Power Trumps Resources for Future Canadians.
Fine Arts Lecture Series in Music
The Fine Arts Lecture Series in Music presents a showcase event with Department of Music graduate students Feb. 8 at 7:30 pm in Quance Theatre, Education Building. Admission is free. For information, contact the Dept. of Music.
Tasha Hubbard, a filmmaker and PhD student at the University of Calgary, presents Academic Filmaker or Filmaker Who Reads Lots?: Negotiating a Dual Career Feb. 9 from 3-5 pm in the Neatby-Timlin Theatre. The event is presented by the Humanities Research Unit.
Health Science Research Day
Bill Thomlinson, former executive director of the CLS, will deliver the keynote address at the 16th annual Life & Health Sciences Research Day March 13. His topic is Biomedical Applications of Synchrotron Radiation: Growth and Outlook for an Emerging Field of Science. For more information, visit www.medicine.usask.ca
Jessie Caldwell Memorial Lecture
Jack Brink, archaeology curator at the Royal Alberta Museum, will present Saving Face: New Research into Rock Art Preservation as the Jessie Caldwell Memorial Lecture Feb. 27 at 7:30 pm in Room 132, Archaeology Building.
Reproductive Science Research Day
The Reproductive Science and Medicine Research Day will take place Feb. 27 from 8 am-5 pm in the Candle Room, Atrium Building at Innovation Place. For more information, contact Doreen at 966-1417.
Harry Toop Memorial Lecture
Drew Kershen, professor of law at the University of Oklahoma, will deliver this year's Harry Toop Memorial Science for Saskatchewan Lecture Feb. 11 at 7:30 pm in the St. Thomas More College auditorium. His topic is Agriculture and Science in Saskatchewan: Vision and Reality for the Future – What is productive agriculture? Why does it matter in a land of food abundance?
Research Poster Day
The Western College of Veterinary Medicine (WCVM) Graduate Student Research Poster Day takes place March 12 from 9:30 am-3 pm on the second floor of the WCVM. Grad students will be attending their posters from 12:30-1:30 pm.
Geography and Planning
Fridays at 2:30 pm in Kirk Hall 146
Anatomy of a Financial Crisis
Robert Lucas, professor of economics, presents Anatomy of a Financial Crisis from 2-3:30 pm in the Diefenbaker Building theatre Feb. 12. Lucas will address the original and development of the financial crisis and some predictions of the consequences.
Philosophy in the Community
Second Wednesday of each month, 7 pm, The Refinery, 609 Dufferin Ave.
For information or to register, call 306-585-5869 (U of R)
The U of S will be linked to the University of Regina for an interactive video conference with Wayne Wouters, secretary of the Treasury Board of Canada, Feb. 10 from 10:30-noon at the Diefenbaker Building. Wouters' address is entitled Meeting Public Expectations: Management Reform in the Government of Canada.
Microbiology and Immunology
4 pm, Room B450, Health Sciences Building
Fridays at 12:30 pm, VIDO lecture theatre