A listing of UBC-related or UBC-sponsored events occurring on campus and off campus within the Lower Mainland from January 11 through January 24, 1998.
UBC Reports welcomes calendar submissions from members of the UBC community.
January 11, 12, 13,
14, 15, 16, 18,
19, 20, 21, 22,
Beethoven Piano Sonatas. Robert Silverman, piano. Chan Centre at 3pm. Tickets available through Ticketmaster 280-3311 or Chan Centre box office 822-2697.
Writing The Hereafter: Afterlife And Resurrection In Hellenistic Judaism And Early Christianity. Alan F. Segal, Prof., Religion, Barnard. Buchanan D-339 at 12:30pm. Call 822-2515.
Tissue Specific Expression of Na/Ca - Exchange Isoforms. Jonathan Lytton, U of C. IRC#4 at 3:45pm. Refreshments at 3:30pm. Call 822-7156.
Engipreneur or Entrepreneur: How To Combine Technology And Business. Ted Heidrick, Director, Advanced Technology Programs. CEME 1204 from 3:30-4:30pm. Light Refreshments. Call 822-3770.
Galaxy Evolution Revealed By The Canadian Network For Observation Cosmology Survey. Simon Morris, Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics, Dominion Astrophysical Observatory. Hennings 318 at 4pm. Refreshments at 3:30pm. Call 822-4134.
The Meaning Of Time: Evolution Of The Cosmos, And How People Fit In. Paul Bergbusch, Physics and Astronomy. Green College at 5:30pm. Call 822-1878.
Is There Any Point In Talking About Social Construction In The Natural Sciences? Ian Hacking, Philosophy, U of Toronto. Green College at 8pm. Call 822-1878.
Religion And Equality: Are They Compatible? John Westwood, Executive Director, BC Civil Liberties Association. Scarfe 206 at 12:30pm. Free donuts. Call 739-9822.
Plasma Gonadtropin (FSH And LH), Progesterone IGF-I Profiles Following Unilateral Ovariectomy In Cattle. Mahesh Mohan, Animal Science. MacMillan 166 at 12:30pm. Refreshments. Call 822-4593.
A Physical Model Approach For Estimating Wave Induced Mortality In An Intertidal Kelp Species Hedophyllum Sessile. Kristen Milligan, Botany. BioSciences 2000 from 12:30-1:30pm. Call 822-2133.
EXT, A Putative Tumor Suppressor, Alters The Expression Of Cell Surface Glycosaminoglycans. Frank Tufaro, Microbiology and Immunology. Wesbrook 100 from 12:30-1:30pm. Call 822-3308.
1997/98 Elliott Lecture - Using Your Technical Education In The Steel Industry. Jan Kor. Frank Forward 317 at 3:30pm. Call 811-1918.
Business Ethics: University Industrial Relations. Wayne Norman, Centre for Applied Ethics. Angus 413 from 4-6pm. Call 822-5139.
On The Construction Of Psychopathologies. Ian Hacking, Philosophy, U of Toronto. Green College at 5:30pm. Reception Graham House from 4:45-5pm. Call 822-1878.
Selected Cases From Division Of Orthopaedics Trauma Morbidity And Mortality Rounds. Dr. Blachut, Orthopaedics. Vancouver Hosp/HSC, Eye Care Centre Aud. at 7am. Call 875-4192.
The Growth Of Naxalite Groups In Tribal Hinterland Of India. Rina Mitra, Centre for India and South Asia Research. Choi 120 from 12:30-2pm. Call 822-2629.
Growth And Transportation In A North Pacific Resource Regime: Japan's International Fisheries. Roger D. Smith, History/Centre for Japanese Research. Choi 129 from 12:30-2pm. Call 822-2629.
Wednesday Noon Hours. Andrew Dawes, violin; Eric Wilson, cello; Rena Sharon, piano. Music Recital Hall at 12:30pm. $3 at the door. Call 822-5574.
Achieving Sustainable Redevelopment In Vancouver: The Southeast False Creek Experience. Mark Holland, City of Vancouver. Lasserre 205 from 12:30- 1:30pm. Call 822-9314.
Chimeric Oncoproteins Expressed By Gene Fusions in Paediatric Solid Tumors. Dr. Paul Sorenson, Pathology, Children's Research Centre. BC Women's Hosp. 2N35 at 2pm. Call 875-3108.
Strongly Correlated Electrons. Ian Affleck, Prof., Physics and Astronomy. CSCI 301 at 3:30pm. Call 822-4584.
Real Time Telemedicine Using Shared 3-Dimensional Workspaces Over ATM. Geophysics and Astronomy 260 at 3:30pm. Call 822-1814.
Summation And Discussion Of `The Social Construction Of What?' Series. Ian Hacking, Philosophy, U of Toronto. Green College at 5pm. Call 822-1878.
Trading Identities: Native Art And The Souvenir In Northeastern North America, 1700-1900. Ruth Phillips, Director, MOA. Green College at 7:30pm. Call 822-1878.
Wuchereria Bancrofti: A Student's Observations Of The Parasite Causing Elephantiasis And Hydroceles In Haiti. Jeff Beselt. War Memorial Gym 100 from 12:30-1:30pm. Refreshments. Call 822-3913,
Learning And Memory: Worming Through Our Memories. Dr. Peter Graf, Psychology; Dr. Catherine Rankin, Psychology. Wesbrook 100 from 12:30-1:30pm. Website: www.science.ubc.ca/seminars/seminarseries.html or call 822-5552.
Acoustic Exploration Of The Coastal Ocean. David Farmer, Institute of Ocean Sciences. GeoScience 330-A at 12:30pm. Call 822-3278.
Ten Outstanding Problems In Neuroscience. Dr. Patricial S. Churchland. IRC#1 from 3:45-5pm. Call 822-0225.
Salmonella Typhimurium: From Genetic Maps To Genome Sequencing. Kenneth E. Sanderson, Biological Sciences, U of Calgary. Wesbrook 201 at 4pm. Refreshments. Call 822-8764.
Keeping Secrets In A Dark Age. Paul Dutton, History, SFU. Green College at 4:30pm. Call 822-1878.
The Emerging Genetics of Spindle Cell Tumours in Childhood. Dr. Poul Sorenson, Molecular Pathology, BC's Children's Hospital. GF Strong Auditorium at 9am. Call 875-2307.
Some Issues In Scientific Reasoning: A Research Case Study Involving Cyclosporine In Renal Transplant Patients. Dr. Marc Levine, Pharmaceutical Sciences. Cunningham 160 from 12:30-1:30pm. Call 822-7795.
Parts Of Modernity: 19th Century Invention Of Figurative Art In Oceania. Prof. Nicholas Thomas, Australia National U. Lassserre 102 at 2:30pm. Call 822-2757.
What Has Health Promotion To Do With Geography Or Vice Versa? Martin Taylor, McMaster University. Geography 229 from 3:30-5pm. Call 822-2663.
Development Of An Integrated Process For The Treatment Of Pig Manure. Prof. Xiaotao Bi. ChemEng 206 at 3:30pm. Call 822-3238.
How To Predict The Past: From Post-Traumatic Amnesia To Repression. Mikkel Borch-Jacobsen, U of Washington. Green College at 4pm. Call 822-1878.
No-Yes - An Acclaimed Program On Sexual Assault Prevention. Place Vanier Commonsblocks at 7pm. Call 822-9141.
Nonlinear Conservation Laws And Shock-Capturing Numerical Methods. Randall J. Levesque, U of Washington. CSCI 301 at 3:30pm. Call 822-4584.
Scaling The Vertical Structure Of Sea Breezes: Atmospheric Science In Action. Douw Steyn, Prof. Geography; Chair, Atmospheric Science In Action. CEME 1204 from 3:30-4:30pm. Light refreshments. Call 822-3770.
CO As A Possible Tully-Fisher Observable; A New Determination Of The Distances To The Galaxies. Tess Lavezzi, Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics, Dominion Astrophysical Observatory. Hennings 318 at 4pm. Refreshments at 3:30. Call 822-4134.
Citius, Altius, Fortius: Non-Ethical Solutions. Michael Edwards, Human Kinetics. Green College at 5:30pm. Call 822-1878.
Reduce Revenue Canada's "Take" Of Your Investments' Returns Through Private Client Money Management. Gary Goossen, Loring Ward Investment Counsel Ltd. University Golf Club from 7:00-9:00pm. Call 733-9335
Constructing Desirable Futures: The Quite Understandable Ecosystem Scenario Tool (QUEST). John Robinson, Director, Sustainable Development Research Institute. Green College at 8pm. Call 822-1878.
No-Yes - An Acclaimed Program On Sexual Assault Prevention. Totem Park Commonsblocks at 8pm. Call 822-9141.
Forum For The Campus Community. President Martha Piper. Chan Centre from 12:00-2pm. Call 822-4636.
Issues In Canadian Agriculture: Animal Welfare, Food Safety, The Environment. R. Blair, Prof. Animal Science. MacMillan 166 at 12:30pm. Refreshments. Call 822-4593.
Invasion And Spread Of An Alpha Herpes Virus In The Mammalian Nervous System. Lynn Enquist, Princeton. Microbiology and Immunology. Wesbrook 100 from 12:30-1:30pm. Call 822-3308.
Directional Solidification In Superalloys. Raji Soundararajan. Frank Forward 317 from 3:30-4:30pm. Call 822-1918.
The Effect Of Buoyant Diatom Biofilms On The Erodibility Of Subliteral Sediment In A Microtidal Estuary. Terri Sutherland, Oceanography, Earth and Ocean Sciences. BioScience 1465 at 3:30pm. Call 822-3278.
Creativity And Constraints: Myths And Anti-myths In Architecture. Ken MacCrimmon, Director, Peter Wall Institute; Rhodri Windsor-Liscombe, Chair, Individual Interdisplinary Studies Graduate Program. Green College at 5:30pm. Reception Graham House from 4:45-5pm. Call 822-1878.
Apache Pass: The Racialization Of Space In Prince Rupert. Charles Menzies, Anthropology and Sociology. Green College at 8pm. Call 822-1878.
TBA. Call Hannah Mahoney 875-4192.
Wednesday Noon Hours. Nancy Hermiston, soprano, Terence Dawson, piano. Music Recital Hall at 12:30pm. $3 at the door. Call 822-5574.
UBC's Impact On Global Warming. John Robinson; Dale Rothman. IRC #3 from 12:30-1:30pm. Call 822-3827.
Role Of LH In Ovarian Hyperandrogenism In Anovulatory Women. Dr. Anthony Cheung, Obstetrics and Gynaecology. BC Women's Hosp. 2N35 at 2pm. Call 875-3108.
Chaos, Rhizome And Creolization In The Caribbean: Discursive Convergences And Divergences In The Works Of Edouard Glissant And Antonio Benitez-Rojo. Anny Curtis. Green College at 5:30pm. Call 822-1878.
Historical Distance And The Reception Of Enlightenment Historiography. Mark Phillips, History. Green College at 7:30pm. Call 822-1878.
Beautiful City. Patrick MacDonald, director. Frederic Wood Theatre at 7:30pm. Continues to Feb. 7. Call 822-2678.
Regular Meeting Of The Senate. UBC's Academic Parliament. Curtis 102 at 8pm. Call 822-2127.
Open Session Begins At 8am. Fifteen tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis on application to the Board Secretary at least 24 hrs before each meeting. OAB Board and Senate room. Call 822-2127.
Behavioural Development: Baby Listen - Baby Talk. Geoff Hall; Janet Werker, Pyschology. Wesbrook 100 from 12:30-1:30pm. Website: www.science.ubc.ca/seminars/seminarseries.html or call 822-5552.
Observing The Earth From Space: A Global Information System. John MacDonald, MacDonald Dettwiler. CICSR/CS 208 from 4-5:30pm. Refreshments. Call Linda Sewell 822-6894.
A Research Plan For UBC. Bernard Bressler, VP Research. Green College at 4:30pm. Call 822-1878.
Congenital Malformations In Two Northern Aboriginal Populations: Will More Folate Make a Difference? Dr. Laura Arbour, Medical Genetics. GF Strong Auditorium at 9am. Call 875-2307
TBA. Niky Kamran, Mathematics and Statistics, McGill U. Math 100 at 3:30pm. Refreshments Math Annex 1115 at 3:15pm. Call 822-2666.
Needs male and female volunteer patients of any age, either healthy or ill to help students learn how to interview and complete a physical examination (external only). The total time for each teaching session is between two-four hours, Tues-Thurs. pm. Travel expenses will be paid. Call Vancouver Hospital/HSC 875-5943.
Roy Arden, a selection of works from 1991-97. Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery. Tues-Fri 10am-5pm; Sat-Sun 12-5pm. Continues to Dec 21; Jan 2-25/98. UBC students, staff, faculty free with valid ID. Call 822-2759.
The UBC Department of Curriculum Studies -- Art Education invites children 7-10 to participate in a unique visual art program at the UBC Child Study Centre Mondays 5-6:15pm. Feb 2-Mar 30/98. Call 822-5321.
Recalling The Past: A Selection Of Early Chinese Art From the Victor Shaw Collection. MOA Dec 2 - Aug 31/98, Wed-Sat 11am-5pm; Tues 11am-9pm. Call 822-5950.
Relationship Study. Hetero men (25 years of age and older), in relationships of greater than six months needed for a UBC study of relationships. Complete questionnaire at home, receive $10. Call 822-2151.
To play the part of a patient in a clinical exam Jan. 16, 1998. Potential Rehabilitation Science students welcome. Please call 822-7392.
Current Exhibits. From Under The Delta: Wet-Site Archaeology In The Lower Fraser Region Of B.C. Continues to April 1. 6393 N.W. Marine Drive. Hours are: Wed.-Sun., 11am-5pm; Tues., 11am-9pm (free 5-9pm). Call 822-5087.