The Johns Hopkins Gazette: September 10, 2001
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Wed., Sept. 12, 12:05 p.m. Black Faculty and Staff Association general assembly meeting; W2015 BPSH. JHMI



Mon., Sept. 10, 10 a.m. "Yeast Cell Wall Integrity Signaling Through the Cell Surface Stress Sensors Wsc1 and Mid2," a Biochemistry and Molecular Biology thesis defense by Bevin Philip; W2030 BSPH. JHMI

Mon., Sept. 10, 12:15 p.m. "Cell Adhesion, Signal Transduction and Cancer: The Armadillo Connection," a Carnegie Institution of Washington Embryology seminar with Mark Peifer, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; Seminar Room, 115 W. University Pkwy. HW

Mon., Sept. 10, 4 p.m. "Real-Time Fluorescent Imaging of Digestive Physiology: A Mutational Screen with Guts," an Institute of Genetic Medicine seminar with Steven Farber, Kimmel Cancer Center, Thomas Jefferson University; 1-191 Meyer. JHMI

Tues., Sept. 11, noon. "Cytoskeletal Targets of src PTKs in Signaling and Development," a Biological Chemistry seminar with Sheila Thomas, Harvard Medical School. 608 Physiology. JHMI

Tues., Sept. 11, 4:30 p.m. "Predictive Clustering: Smaller, Faster Language Modeling," a Center for Language and Speech Processing seminar with Joshua Goodman, Microsoft Corp. 110 Maryland. HW

Wed., Sept. 12, 4:30 p.m. "Galois Structure, Galois Representations and Metrised Line Bundles" with Adebisi Agboola, University of California, Santa Barbara; 211 Krieger. HW

Thurs., Sept. 13, noon. "Rab11 Effectors Regulating Plasma Membrane Recycling," a Cell Biology and Anatomy seminar with James Goldenring, Medical College of Georgia; Suite 2-200 1830 Bldg. JHMI

Thurs., Sept. 13, 12:45 p.m. "Control of Expression of a Novel G-Protein Modulator in Cerebellar Purkinje Cells," a Neuroscience research seminar with John Oberdick, Ohio State University. Part of the Research Seminar Series. 811 WBSB. JHMI

Thurs., Sept. 13, 3 p.m. "Scale-in Variance Based Models for Large-Eddy Simulation of Turbulent Premixed Combustion," a Mechanical Engineering seminar with Charles Meneveau; 110 Maryland. HW

Thurs., Sept. 13, 3:30 p.m. "Severing Old Ties: Sister Chromatid Separation and Chromosomal Stability in Human Cells," a Molecular Biology and Genetics seminar with Prasad Jallepalli; 517 PCTB. JHMI

Thurs., Sept. 13, 4 p.m. "At the Limits of Computation: Optimization of Computation from the Biological Perspective," an Electrical and Computer Engineering seminar with William B. Levy, University of Virginia; 117 Barton. HW

Thurs., Sept. 13, 4 p.m. "The Kothi Wars: AIDS Cosmopolitics and Competing Nativisms in the Global Reprofessionalization of Indian Homosex" with Lawrence Cohen, University of California, Berkeley; and " 'We Did It for Pleasure Only': Hearing Alternative Tales of Female Circumcision" with Lori Leonard; an Institute for Global Studies in Culture, Power and History/Program for Studies in Women, Gender and Sexuality joint seminar; 400 Macaulay. HW

Thurs., Sept. 13, 4 p.m. "Recognition of the Polyubiquitin Degradation Signal," a Biology seminar with Cecile Pickart; 100 Mudd. HW

Fri., Sept. 14, 1 p.m. "The Impact of Acupuncture Points on the Brain as Demonstrated by MRI," a Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine seminar with Joie Jones, University of California, Irvine; Auditorium, Weinberg Bldg. JHMI

Mon., Sept. 17, noon. "Biological Variability in Children and Implications for Environmental Risk Assessment: New Perspectives on the Roles of Ethnicity, Race and Gender," an Anthropology seminar with Jon Marks, University of North Carolina, Charlotte; 400 Macaulay. HW

Mon., Sept. 17, 12:15 p.m. "The Mechanism of Escherichia coli DNA Topoisomerase III and Its Role in Nucleic Acid Metabolism," a Carnegie Institution of Washington Embryology seminar with Russell DiGate, University of Maryland; Seminar Room, 115 W. University Pkwy. HW

Mon., Sept. 17, 3:30 p.m. "Electrostatic Interactions and Protein Folding," a Krieger Mind/Brain Institute seminar with Daniel Raleigh, SUNY Stonybrook; 109 Jenkins. HW

Mon., Sept. 17, 4 p.m. The David Bodian Seminar in Neuroscience--"Expecting Reward for Work: Behavioral and Psychological Studies of Motivation and Reward Anticipation" with Barry Richmond, NIMH; 338 Krieger. HW



Tues., Sept. 11, 4:30 p.m. Youth First! Strategic Communication and Advocacy for Health, a welcoming reception for a scheduled workshop planned for participants from Third World countries. Sponsored by the Center for Communication Programs. Suite 310, Candler Bldg., 111 Market Place.