Eric Uslaner, University of Maryland. Title TBA. (Co-sponsored by the Social Statistics Speakers Series.)
Twenty-five teams from Quebec and Ontario will compete for trophies and ribbons as they judge a variety of challenging livestock and crop classes and two mystery classes. Crop classes will be judged in the Ceilidh, Centennial Centre, and the Livestock classes will be judged in the Show Ring, Macdonald Farm.
Aly Shady, Senior Water Advisor to CIDA. He was instrumental in the formation of the World Water Council, was the first Head of the Irrigation Sector of CIDA, and was President of the International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage in 1996.
International Women's Day event at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts. Guided tour, followed by a food and feminism panel discussion.
Allison Pollock, graduate student
Dr Bruce Trigger, Anthropology, McGill. Lecture details available on website (below).
Contrasting roles for HCN1 channels in cerebellar and hippocampal dependent forms of learning and memory
Dr Matt Nolan, Center for Neurobiology and Behavior, Columbia University, New York
Constructing GABAergic circuits: From subcellular synapse targeting to activity-dependent plasticity
Dr Graziella Di Cristo, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, New York
1. Erin Williamson: Sport for children in development; 2. Sivakumar Servakaranpalayam: A rice seeder for small farms; 3. Padmini Thumula: Dining in space