Johns Hopkins Gazette | January 18, 2005
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The newspaper of The Johns Hopkins University January 18, 2005 | Vol. 34 No. 18

Weekly Calendar

Lectures | Orientation Sessions | Seminars | Sports | Workshops



Mon., Jan. 24, noon. "NCCAM's Strategic Plan for the Next Five Years," a Complementary and Alternative Medicine lecture by Margaret Chesney, National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine; Weinberg Bldg. Auditorium. EB

Mon., Jan. 24, 5 p.m. "The Future of Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery ('FESS'): Where Have We Come and Where Are We Going?" an Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery lecture by David Kennedy, University of Pennsylvania Health System; 6150 JHOC. EB


Orientation Sessions

Mon., Jan. 24, 5 to 6 p.m. Biotechnology New Student Orientation, for spring 2005. Sponsored by Advanced Academic Programs. For more information, go to

Conference Room, Suite G1, Wyman Park Bldg. HW.
Room 207, Central Bldg, Montgomery County Campus.



Tues., Jan. 18, 4 p.m. "Centromere Cohesion and Kinetochore Microtubule Dynamics in Vertebrate Mitosis," a Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences seminar with Adrian Salic, Harvard Medical School; 303 WBSB. EB

Wed., Jan. 19, 12:15 p.m. "Changes, Changes Everywhere! Unanticipated Problems and Adverse Events," an Office for Research Subjects brown bag seminar with Nate Pierce; W2017 SPH. EB

Wed., Jan. 19, 3 p.m. "Memory Retrieval in the Neocortex: A Rate-Based Model," a Krieger Mind/Brain Institute seminar with Yasser Roudi, International School for Advanced Studies, Trieste, Italy; 338 Krieger. HW

Wed., Jan. 19, 4 p.m. "Chemical Genetic Analysis of Cell Division," a Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences seminar with Tarun Kapoor, Rockefeller University; 303 WBSB. EB

Thurs., Jan. 20, noon. "Differentiation and De-Differentiation in the Drosophila Spermatogonial Stem Cell Niche," a Cell Biology seminar with Erika Matunis; Suite 2-200, 1830 Bldg. EB

Thurs., Jan. 20, 1 p.m. "Molecular Mechanisms of Synaptic Vesicle Trafficking," a Neuroscience seminar with George Augustine, Duke University Medical Center; West Lecture Hall, WBSB. EB

Thurs., Jan. 20, 4 p.m. "Statistics in Evolutionary Medicine: Resolving Intra-Host Phylogenies of Rapidly Evolving Pathogens," a Biostatistics seminar with Marc Suchard, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA; W2030 SPH. EB

Thurs., Jan. 20, 7:30 p.m. "New Treatments for Leg Veins" with Kevin Kim; and "The Face: Enhancing Its Beauty" with Patrick Byrne. Sponsored by Johns Hopkins Cosmetic Center. Suite 350, Pavilion I, Green Spring Station.

Mon., Jan. 24, 12:15 p.m. "Holoprosencephaly as a Model to Study Normal and Abnormal Brain Development in Humans," a Carnegie Institution of Washington Embryology seminar with Maximillian Muenke, NIH; Seminar Room, 115 W. University Pkwy. HW

Mon., Jan. 24, 2 p.m. "A Nested Case-Control Study of Polymorphisms in Genes Involved in Inflammatory Response and Gastric Cancer," an Epidemiology thesis defense seminar with Farin Kamanger; W2030 SPH. EB

Mon., Jan. 24, 4 p.m. "New Insights Into the Signaling Pathways Activated by the Lutropin Receptor in Leydig Cells," a Biochemistry and Molecular Biology seminar with Mario Ascoli, University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine. Sponsored by Krieger Mind/Brain Institute. W2030 SPH. EB



Tues., Jan. 18, 7 p.m. Wrestling, vs. Baptist Bible and Ursinus; Newton H. White Athletic Center. HW

Wed., Jan. 19, 7 p.m. Men's Basketball, vs. McDaniel; Newton H. White Athletic Center. HW

Thurs., Jan. 20, 7 p.m. Women's Basketball, vs. McDaniel; Newton H. White Athletic Center. HW



WebCT Training with Pamela Stefanuca; intended for instructors new to WebCT. Sponsored by the Johns Hopkins Center for Educational Resources. To register, go to

"Content and Communication Tools," tools to enhance online courses including adding content to a course site, building and managing course discussions and adding a syllabus.
Tues., Jan. 18, 1 to 4 p.m.; 1 Shaffer. HW Mon., Jan. 24, 1 to 4 p.m.; 1 Shaffer. HW

"Assignments, Administration, and Equation and HTML Editors," customizing gradebooks, releasing grades and creating assignments that can be submitted online; how and when to use Equation and HTML editors to enhance courses.
Tues., Jan. 18, 6 to 9 p.m.; 212 Dorsey Center. Thurs., Jan. 20, 6 to 9 p.m.; 206 Academic and Research Bldg., Montgomery County Campus.

Faculty-directed training:
Thurs., Jan. 20, 1 to 4 p.m. 1 Shaffer. HW

Digital Media Center workshops; 226 Mattin Center. HW

Tues., Jan. 18, 3 p.m. "Video Editing: How to Edit Your Footage," with Jon Berke.

Tues., Jan. 18, 6 p.m. "Flash Introduction," with Joe Reinsel; learn the basics of vector-based animation using Macromedia Flash.

Wed., Jan. 19, 5 p.m. "Audio Hardware in the DMC," with Joe Reinsel; learn the basics of using the DMC audio studio.

Thurs., Jan. 20, 3 p.m. "Audio Software in the DMC," with Joe Reinsel; using Digital Performer, Reason, Ableton Live and Garageband.

Thurs., Jan. 20, 6 p.m. "Video Production," with Jon Berke.

Mon., Jan. 24, 5 p.m. "Audio Software in the DMC," with Joe Reinsel.

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