Mark your calendars – It's the 20th Anniversary of our ever-popular Science Open House! Join us on October 25th for an extravaganza of hands-on science discovery for school-age kids.
Grebel's very own professor, Dr. Derek Suderman will be presenting this year's Eby Lecture in Conrad Grebel's chapel.
Quantitative Biology seminar: Jane Heffernan, Centre for Disease Modelling, York University. The effects of pre-existing immunity.
As a precursor to their KW Chamber Music Society concert, we are delighted that the world renowned Attacca Quartet will present a free concert at Grebel featuring one of Haydn's string quartets.
Join us for lunch as we celebrate the start of the Successful Aging Speaker Series. We will introduce the current aging initiatives happening at Applied Health Sciences, Psychology, and other faculties on campus. Lunch will be provided by Mambella's.
For Co-op and Graduating Students - ENG - System Design, ENG - Software, ENG - Mechatronics, ENG - Electrical
For Co-op and Graduating Students - ALL - MATH faculty
Groundwater Research Symposium starts at 9:30 in DC 1302 featuring Philippe Van Cappellen and Paul Martin.
Farvolden Lecture is at 2:00 p.m. in the Humanities Theatre in HH.
This year's lecturer Dr. Peter Fritz will speak on "Hydrogeology, a Changing Science?". This lecture is free to the public.
Contact Lorraine Albrecht for details.
For Co-op and Graduating Students - ENG - Computer, ENG - Software, MATH - Computer Science
Reading of A Poisoned Past, followed by Q & A.
On Thursday, October 23rd, 2014, Professor Henry S. White, Distinguished Professor of Chemistry and Dean of College of Science of the University of Utah, United States, will deliver a WIN Distinguished Lecture on "Single-Molecule DNA Enzymatic Analysis Using a Protein Nanopore".
Author of my own story: Recognizing the words and choices of people without voices
The human rights of people with disabilities have been recognized in principle only very recently--lagging behind the rights of other minorities. Among all their rights, those to express themselves and lead their own lives can be most difficult to have recognized. Communication, especially, is the foundation of much of our lives and so needs recognition as a fundamental human right.
Alain Aspect, Institut d'Optique
From Einstein to Wheeler: wave particle duality for a photon
Join us for the next Quantum Frontiers Distinguished Lecture Series when Dr. Alain Aspect will talk about the weirdness of wave particle duality.
Chemical Engineering Seminar - “Discrete and Continuous Optimization Models for the Design and Operation of Sustainable and Robust Process Systems” by Ignacio E. Grossmann, Center for Advanced Process Decision-Making, Department of Chemical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Stay in the loop. This workshop will help you improve your literature searching and researcher monitoring abilities using Google Scholar, Web of Science, Scopus and other sources.
This hands-on session explores the functionality in various databases that allow you to:
Got coordinates? Or maybe an aerial photo with no spatial reference? Come learn the basics of editing with Esri’s ArcGIS software. This workshop builds on “Getting Started with ArcGIS” (a recommended prerequisite for those with no previous GIS experience) and introduces users to simple methods for creating new data and editing existing data.
By the end of the workshop, you will be able to
Join us for an evening of informal discussion with old and new friends while enjoying dessert and beverages. All are welcome.
For Co-op and Graduating Students - ALL - SCI faculty, ALL - MATH faculty, ALL - ENG faculty, ALL - ENV faculty, ALL - ARTS faculty
Genetically modified organisms (GMOs) have been used in our food since early 1990s (tomato, corn, soya, papaya etc.). Since then heated debates around GMOs have continued to create controversies.
Attend this session to ﬁnd out how your interests relate to speciﬁc career opportunities. NOTE: There is a materials charge of $10.00 payable at the Centre for Career Action prior to the session. Once you have registered and paid, you will be given information on how to complete the Strong Interest Inventory online. The online assessment must be completed at least 2 business days prior to the workshop.
This concert features accomplished local performers Natasha Campbell (soprano), Heidi Wall (piano), and Miriam Stewart-Kroeker (cello).
For Co-op and Graduating Students - ALL - MATH faculty, ALL - ENG faculty