A listing of UBC-related or UBC-sponsored events occurring on campus and off campus within the Lower Mainland from January 12 through January 25, 1997.
UBC Reports welcomes calendar submissions from members of the UBC community.
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Relaxed Most Negative Cycle And Most Positive Cut Cancelling Algorithms For Minimum Cost Flow. Prof. S. Thomas McCormick. CSCI 301, 3:30pm. Call 822-4584.
Workers Co-ops In Shanghai. Profs. Pat and Roger Howard, Communications, SFU. CK Choi conference room 120, 12:30-2pm. Call 822-2629.
Powdery Mildew Diseases. Shauna Somerville, Carnegie Institute of Washington, Stanford U. BioSciences 2000, 12:30-1:30pm. Call 822-2133.
The Relevance Weighted Likelihood: An Update. Prof. James V. Zidek, Statistics. CSCI 301, 4-5:30pm. Refreshments. Call 822-0570.
Tense Present: Contesting Memories Of The Residential School Experience? Jo-Anne Fiske, Visiting Scholar, Centre for Research in Women's Studies and Gender Relations. Green College, 5:30pm. Reception in Graham House, 4:45-5:30pm. Call 822-6067.
Cochlear Implantation In Very Young Children. Dr. William Gibson, Surgery/Otolaryngology, U of Sydney. GF Strong auditorium, 7am. Call 875-4136.
Socrates In Western Thought, 1750-1850. Prof. Andrew Nash, U of the Western Cape. Buchanan B-325, 12:30pm. Call 822-2889.
The Setting Of Toyotomi Hideyoshi's World Order. Nam-lin Hur, Asian Studies. CK Choi conference room 120, 12:30-2pm. Call 822-2629.
Gary Karr, double bass, Harmon Lewis, piano. Music Recital Hall, 12:30pm. $3 at the door. Call 822-5574.
Tuition And Other Fees. Maria Klawe, VP, Student/Academic Services, moderator. SUB conversation pit, 12:30-2pm. Call 822-6799.
Responses Of Coyotes And Lynx To The Snowshoe Hare Cycle. Mark O'Donohue, PhD candidate, Zoology. Family/Nutritional Sciences 60, 4:30pm. Refreshments. Call 822-3957.
Spiral CT For Pulmonary Embolism. Dr. John Mayo, Radiology, Vancouver Hospital. Vancouver Hospital/HSC, 2775 Heather St., 3rd floor conference room, 5-6pm. Call 875-5653.
7 Stories By Morris Panych. Theatre, Film and Creative Writing. Continues to Jan. 25. Matinee Jan. 23, 12:30pm. Frederic Wood Theatre, 8pm. $8-$14. Refreshments sold. Call 822-2678.
The Fifth Regular Meeting Of Senate, UBC's Academic Parliament. Curtis 102, 1822 East Mall, 8pm. Call 822-2951.
On The Proposed Liu Centre For International Studies. Math 100, noon-2pm.
It's Part Of The Game: Physicality And The Production Of Gender In Women's Ice Hockey. Prof. Nancy Theberge, Kinesiology and Sociology. War Memorial Gym 100, 12:30-1:30pm. Refreshments. Call 822-3913.
Hybrid Systems: A Junction Between Computer Science And Control Theory. Amir Pnueli, Applied Mathematics/CS, Weizman Institute. CICSR/CS 208, 4-5:30pm. Refreshments. Call 822-6894.
Molecular Mechanism Of Alternative Splicing Of The Human Hyaluronan-Binding Protein CD44. Julie F. Dirks, grad. student, Pathology. Wesbrook 201, 4:30pm. Refreshments 4:15pm. Call 822-8764.
The Politics Of English As An International Language: Focus On Southern Africa. Bonny Peirce, Language Education. Green College, 8pm. Call 822-6067.
Of Mice And Men - Potential For Gene Therapy In A Mouse Model Of A Human Disease. Dr. Lorne Clarke, Medical Genetics. GF Strong auditorium, 9am. Call 875-2307.
Perspectives On Community Health Councils/Committees. Dr. Donald Campbell, Pathology. Mather 253, 9-10am. Call 822-2772.
The Twisting Tennis Racket. Prof. Richard H. Cushman, Utrecht U and U of Calgary. Mathematics 104, 3:30pm. Refreshments room 1115, 3:15pm. Call 822-2666.
Workshop. Various speakers. Continues Jan 24, 31 and Feb. 7. Unit 220, 800 W. Pender, 1-4pm. $250 (for full-time students), $500 (others). Second session starts Jan. 18. Cost includes personal assessment, course notes and certificate of attendance. To register call 822-1884, fax 822-0688.
Ten-Week Conversational Programs In French, Spanish, Japanese, Mandarin, Cantonese, German, Italian, Arabic, Punjabi, Greek And Swedish. For times and registration call 822-0800.
The Concept Of The Three Historical Regions Of Europe: A Critical Reassessment. Bogdan Czaykowski, Slavic and History. Buchanan penthouse, 3:30-5pm. Call 822-5969.
Conversational Performance: Effects Of Hearing And Other Factors. Dr. Kathy Picorah-Fuller, Audiology and Speech Sciences. Mather portable classroom #1, 4:30-5:30pm. Fully hearing accessible. Call 822-6352.
Karla, Kulture, Kanada. Prof. Frank Davey, Carl F. Klinck Professor of Canadian Literature, U of Western Ontario. Green College, 4:30-6pm. Call 822-6067.
Seminar. Various speakers. Continues to March 3. CEME 1202, 6:30-9:30pm. $660. Call 822-1884/822-0688.
Gravity, Quantum Mechanics And Measurement. William Unruh, Physics. Green College, 8pm. Call 822-6067.
Surviving The Waves - How Some Seaweeds Cope. Rob DeWreede, Botany. BioSciences 2000, 12:30-1:30pm. Call 822-2133.
Recent Developments In Satellite Image Assimilation Into The Strait Of Georgia Circulation/Ecology Model. Donald Hodgins, Seaconsult Marine Research. BioSciences 1465, 3:30pm. Call 822-1814.
Dispersion Models And Longitudinal Data Analysis. Prof. Bent Jorgensen, Statistics. CSCI 301, 4-5:30pm. Refreshments. Call 822-0570.
Improving Access To Health Care. Joan Anderson, Nursing. Angus 415, 4-6pm. Call 822-5139.
In Your Ear: A Few Things You Never Knew About Tones. Donald Greenwood, Audiology and Speech Sciences. Green College, 5:30pm. Reception in Graham House 4:45-5:30pm. Call 822-6067.
Michelle Mares, piano. School of Music recital hall, 12:30pm. $3 at the door. Call 822-5574.
Environmental Management In Japan: Application Of Input-Output Analysis To The Emission Of Global Warming Gases. Prof. Masao Nakamura, IAR. CK Choi C-129, 12:30-2pm. Call 822-2629.
Solute Transport And Mixing In Groundwater. Roger Beckie, Geological Sciences, Earth and Ocean Sciences. CSCI 301, 3:30pm. Call 822-4584.
Predation And Vole Cycles In Norway. Harald Steen, Post-Doctoral Fellow, Zoology. Family/Nutritional Sciences 60, 4:30pm. Refreshments. Call 822-3957.
Childhood Respiratory Infections And The Development Of Obstructive Lung Disease. Dr. James Hogg, Pathology. Vancouver Hospital/HSC, 2775 Heather St., 3rd floor conference room, 5-6pm. Call 875-5653.
Treated With Tango. Theatre, Film and Creative Writing. Dorothy Somerset Studio, 8pm. Continues Feb. 1, 6, 8. $7. Refreshments. Last show at Dorothy Somerset before it closes. Call 822-2678.
Recent Work In Parallel Algorithms For Linear Algebra. Jack Dongarra, U of Tennessee and Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Media Services, 2329 West Mall 112, 2:30pm. Call 822-3922.
Cracking Truly Complex Traits -- The Mouse SELH Neural Tube Closure Defect Model. Drs. Diana Juriloff and Muriel Harris, Medical Genetics. Wesbrook 201, 4:30pm. Refreshments at 4:15pm. Call 822-8764.
Rosedale Matrons And `Rounders" Square Off: The Vexed Negotiations Of Feminity At Street Haven, 1965-1969. Becki Ross, Sociology and Women's Studies. Green College, 7:30pm. Call 822-6067.
Distinguished Artists. Andrew Dawes, violin, Rena Sharon, piano. Music Recital Hall, 8pm. Adult $19, Student/Senior $10. Call 822-5574.
Otitis Media: A Pathology Viewpoint. Dr. Derek deSa, Pathology, BC's Children's Hospital. GF Strong auditorium, 9am. Call 875-2307.
Health Promotion Of Oral Health In Northern Mexico. Dr. Gerardo Maupome. Mather 253, 9-10am. Call 822-2772.
Prof. Curt McMullen, U of California at Berkeley. Mathematics 104, 3:30pm. Refreshments Math Annex room 1115, 3:15pm. Call 822-2666.
Community Involvement: Pathway To Sustainability. Graduate Centre. Two-day symposium: students and unemployed, $5; others, $10. African Dance Party, $4. Call Sara 590-9364, fax Amy 596-4016, e-mail email@example.com.
Brainpower: The New Natural Resource. Dr. Martha C. Piper, President Designate, University of B.C. IRC#2, 8:15pm. Call 822-3131.
Exhibition by Vancouver artist Mina Totino, Jan. 10-March 1, 1997. Gallery hours Tuesday - Friday, 10am-5pm; Saturday, 12-5pm. 1825 Main Mall. Call 822-2759.
Botanical Garden and the Shop-in-the-Garden re-open Jan. 13, 10am-5pm daily. Call 822-9666 (gardens), 822-4529 (shop). Nitobe Memorial Garden open 10am-2:30pm weekdays only.
We are open! Fuel your body and mind at the following locations: Arts 200, Barn Coffee Shop, Edibles, IRC, Pacific Spirit Place, Espresso-on-the-Go, Trekkers and Express, Roots and YumYums.Call UBC-FOOD (822-3663.
Weekly sales of furniture, computers, scientific etc. held every Wednesday, noon-5pm. SERF, Task Force Building, 2352 Health Sciences Mall. Call 822-2582 for information.