Johns Hopkins Gazette | January 9, 2006
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The newspaper of The Johns Hopkins University January 9, 2006 | Vol. 35 No. 16

Weekly Calendar

Colloquia | Discussion/Talks | Information Sessions | Open House | Seminars | Special Events |


Fri., Jan. 13, 1 p.m. "R&D Needs for Effective Blast, Shock and Impact Mitigation," an APL colloquium with Theodor Krauthammer, Pennsylvania State University; Parsons Auditorium. APL



Tues., Jan. 10, 4 p.m. "Genes in Uniform: Don't Test, Don't Tell," a panel discussion with Susannah Baruch, JHU; Mark Nunes, Ohio State University; and Jay Platt, USMC (retired), followed by audience question-and-answer session. Sponsored by the Genetics and Public Policy Center. Kenney Auditorium, Nitze Bldg. SAIS


Information Sessions

Wed., Jan. 11, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Information session for the Special Education Teacher Immersion Training program, designed for individuals who hold a bachelor's degree but are not certified in special education. 301-294-1674. Montgomery County Campus. MCC


Open House

Fri., Jan. 13, 8 p.m. Friday Open House at the Maryland Space Grant Observatory; weather permitting. For weekly status, call 410-516-6525 or go to Bloomberg Center. HW



Mon., Jan. 9, 12:15 p.m. "Regulators of Hedgehog Signaling for Somite Patterning," a Carnegie Institution Embryology seminar with Charles Emerson Jr., Boston Biomedical Research Institute; 3520 San Martin Drive. HW

Mon., Jan. 9, 12:30 p.m. "Fresh Seafood at a Price: Factors Associated With Survival of Commercial Fishing Vessel Sinkings in Alaska," a Health Policy and Management thesis defense seminar with Jennifer Lincoln; 339 Hampton House. EB

Mon., Jan. 9, 4 p.m. "Tales of Cell and Nuclear Fusion," a Biochemistry and Molecular Biology seminar with Mark Rose, Princeton University; W2030 SPH. EB

Tues., Jan. 10, noon. "Control of Organ Size in Drosophila Development," a Biological Chemistry seminar with Duojia Pan, SoM; 612 Physiology. EB

Wed., Jan. 11, 1:30 p.m. "GPI-Anchored Proteins, PIG-A Mutations and Stem Cells," a Biophysics and Biophysical Chemistry seminar with Robert Alan Brodsky, SoM; 517 PCTB. EB

Thurs., Jan. 12, noon. "Unveiling the Mechanisms of Myoblast Fusion," a Cell Biology seminar with Elizabeth Chen, SoM; Suite 2-200, 1830 Bldg. EB

Thurs., Jan. 12, 1 p.m. "Activity-Dependent Transmitter Specification and Receptor Matching," a Neuroscience research seminar with Nicholas Spitzer, University of California, San Diego; West Lecture Hall, WBSB. EB

Mon., Jan. 16, 12:15 p.m. "Methylation of a Small RNA by the DNA Methyltransferase Homologue Dnmt2," a Carnegie Institution Embryology seminar with Mary Goll, Columbia University; 3520 San Martin Drive. HW


Special Events

Tues., Jan. 10, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Office Supply Show, a chance for JHU faculty and staff to network with representatives from Office Depot. Refreshments, door prizes and free product samples. Bring one used recycled toner or ink cartridge to be entered in a special drawing; register JHU Procurement Card for store purchases and entry in another special drawing; sign up to use Office Depot's customized JHU Web site. Sponsored by Purchasing Services. Turner Concourse. EB

Mon., Jan. 16. Martin Luther King Jr. Day. University closed.

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