Events & Happenings

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Week of July 15, 2018
Mon Jul 16

There will be no seminars today

12:00 PM

Tue Jul 17

Science Diplomacy and Next Generation Arctic Marine Shipping Assessments

12:15 PM • Clark 507
Paul Berkman, Tufts University & Greg Fiske, Woods Hole Research Center

Sponsor: MC&G Department

Understanding the Majestic Blue Whales of Patagonia

3:00 PM • Discovery Center Auditorium
Alex Bocconcelli, WHOI

“Know your Ocean” Science Chats

Sponsor: WHOI Ocean Science Discovery Center and Visitor

How Does Pacific Water Enter the Interior Arctic Ocean?

3:05 PM • Clark 507
Bob Pickart, WHOI

Sponsor: Physical Oceanography Department

Wed Jul 18

There will be no Summer Lecture Series today

9:30 AM

AOP&E Scientific Staff and Postdoc Presentations

11:30 AM • Redfield Auditorium

Sponsor: AOP&E Department

Thu Jul 19

Echolocation of Toothed Whales - From Basic to Applied Research

12:00 PM • Redfield Auditorium
Jens C. Koblitz, Max Planck Institute

Sponsor: Biology Department

Fri Jul 20

Radium Isotopes as Tracers of Boundary Inputs of Nutrients and Trace Elements to the Coastal and Open Ocean

10:00 AM • Redfield Auditorium

 Lauren Elizabeth Kipp, MIT-WHOI Joint Program Student

Doctoral Dissertation Defense of Thesis

Sponsor: Academic Programs Office

Fixing Sexual Harassment: Nothing Less than Culture Change

3:00 PM • Redfield Auditorium
Kathryn Clancy, University of Illinois

Workplace Climate Committee and Women’s Committee Event

Sponsor: WHOI’s Workplace Climate Committee & WHOIWomen’s Committee

Neurobiology of Parenting Behavior

8:00 PM • Lillie Auditorium
Catherine Dulac, Harvard University & Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Friday Evening Lectures Series - Forbes Lecture

Sponsor: MBL

Other Events and Notes of Interest

PEANUT BUTTER CLUB: September 28

Presents the video “NOVA Wonders What's Living in You?” on Friday, September 28, at noon, in Redfield Auditorium, 45 Water St., Woods Hole. Discover how a world of microbes living in and on you can make you sick. Sponsored by the WHOI Visitor Center. Coffee, tea, and cookies served. Donations accepted.

WOODS HOLE PUBLIC LIBRARY: September 29

Welcomes filmmaker Marnie Crawford Samuelson on Saturday, September 29, at 3:30 p.m., with her two new films Fire Station 88.1 and Keeper.  The first features the recent fires in Napa Valley California. The second, which was shown at the Woods Hole Film Festival this summer, is about the Woods Hole Drawbridge. Marnie will be at the screening to answer questions, and will have copies available for purchase. The event is free and open to the public and will be held in the lower level meeting room. For more information, view the website www.woodsholepubliclibrary.org or call the library at (508) 548-8961.

LUNCH AND LEARN AT CARRIAGE HOUSE: October 12

Learn about sheep, sheepdogs, and regenerative agriculture at Peterson Farm with Diana Wickman and Simon Thorrold on Friday, October 12, at 12:15 p.m., in Carriage House located on WHOI’s Quissett Campus. Sponsored by WHOI’s Sustainability Task Force: http://www.whoi.edu/website/sustainability/home

WHOI OCEAN SCIENCE DISCOVERY CENTER & GIFTSHOP:

Located at 15 School Street, Woods Hole, is open 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday – Saturday in September and October. For more information, call (508) 289-2663. WHOI merchandise is available year-round by visiting our online store at http://shop.whoi.edu/.