Weekly Science Calendar

Submitted by Center for Global Change
Phone: 474-5818

04/08/05

TUESDAY, APRIL 12

1-2 p.m. - 201 Irving I
BioBites--Biology Graduate Student Association Seminar
Fitness Landscapes, Maternal Space Use, and Baby Caribou
Troy Hegel, Ph.D. student, Biology & Wildlife
Information: Hayley Lanier

2-2:30 p.m. - Elvey Auditorium, 214 Elvey Building
Alaska Satellite Facility Seminar
Using SAR to Examine Landfast Sea Ice Extent and Variability
Andy Mahoney, Ph.D. student, Geophysical Institute
Information: 474-7621 or Rudi Gens

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 13

3:30 p.m. - Elvey Auditorium, 214 Elvey Building
Institute of Marine Science Weekly Seminar
Interspecific Differences in Aethia Auklet Odorants and Evidence for Chemical Defense and Chemical Signaling.
AND... Fatty Acid and Stable Isotope Signatures Suggest Seasonal and Age-related Variability in Tufted Puffin Diets

Hector Douglas and Cory Williams, Graduate Program in Marine Science and Limnology, SFOS/UAF
Information: 474-6332 or B. Bluhm

7 p.m. - Schaible Auditorium, Bunnell Building
UAF Sustainability Speaker Series Lecture
Sustainability: Building Partnerships for the Planet
Ron Dodson, President, Audubon International
Information: UAF's online newsroom or e-mail Russell deForest

THURSDAY, APRIL 14

1-2:30 p.m. - 206 Gruening Building
UAF Sustainability Speaker Series Seminar
Sustainability and Community Development
Ron Dodson, President, Audubon International
Information: UAF's online newsroom or e-mail Russell deForest

2-4 p.m. - 401 IARC (location change)
Sponsored by United Academics and UA Press
Scholarly Publishing Workshop for UAF Faculty: Science Focus
Ed Barnas, Journals Manager, Cambridge University Press North America; Alex Holzman, Director, Temple University Press.
Workshop will cover all aspects of book and journal publishing in all scientific disciplines, with plenty of time for Q&A. John Kelley, IMS/SFOS, will discuss publishing at UAF and promotion and tenure.
RSVP Requested: 474-6413 or Jennifer Collier

FRIDAY, APRIL 15

2:30-4 p.m. - Wood Center Pub
Sponsored by United Academics and UA Press
Scholarly Publishing Workshop for UAF Faculty: Social Science and Humanities Focus
Ed Barnas, Journals Manager, Cambridge University Press North America; Alex Holzman, Director, Temple University Press.
Workshop will cover all aspects of book and journal publishing, with a focus on social sciences and humanities discplines, with plenty of time for Q&A. Provost Paul Reichardt will discuss publishing at UAF and promotion and tenure. A reception follows at 4 p.m.
RSVP Requested: 474-6413 or Jennifer Collier

3:30 p.m. - Elvey Auditorium, 214 Elvey Building
Life Sciences Seminar Series, sponsored by the Institute of Arctic Biology and the Department of Biology & Wildlife
Seven Seasons of Investigative Research in the Sea of Okhotsk Region, Russian Far East: Overview, Summary and Future Issues
Falk Huettmann, Institute of Arctic Biology, UAF; and Steve Kendall, Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
Information: 474-7640

3:30 p.m. - 201 Natural Sciences Facility
Department of Geology and Geophysics Seminar
Implications of Slab Tear on Geodynamics, Seismology and Volcanoes
Jonathan Lees, University of North Carolina
Information: 474-7565

3:45 p.m. - Globe Room, 215 Elvey Building
Department of Physics Journal Club
Weekly informal presentation.
Information: http://ffden-2.phys.uaf.edu/journal_club.htm or 474-7339