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Week of November 5, 2017
Mon Nov 6

There will be no seminars today

12:00 PM

Tue Nov 7

Diving First Aid for the Professional Diver

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM • Redfield Auditorium

NOVEMBER DIVING FIRST AID FOR THE PROFESSIONAL DIVER CLASS: Is offered at no cost to WHOI, MBL, NOAA, and USGS divers as well as WHOI First Aid Response Team members. The course will be held on November 7 and 8, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., with an hour lunch break on both days. It is very important for all prospective students to sign up for the course at least one week in advance with the WHOI Diving Safety Officer (508) 289-2239, so appropriate materials can be distributed.

Sponsor: WHOI Diving Safety Officer

Limnological History of the Dead Sea Reconstructed from Pore Brines, Fluid Inclusions and Salts in the ICDP Deep Core

12:15 PM • Clark 507
Boaz Lazar, The Hebrew University and WHOI

Sponsor: MC&G Department

There will be no Physical Oceanography Department seminar today

3:05 PM

Wed Nov 8

Diving First Aid for the Professional Diver

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM • Redfield Auditorium

NOVEMBER DIVING FIRST AID FOR THE PROFESSIONAL DIVER CLASS: Is offered at no cost to WHOI, MBL, NOAA, and USGS divers as well as WHOI First Aid Response Team members. The course will be held on November 7 and 8, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., with an hour lunch break on both days. It is very important for all prospective students to sign up for the course at least one week in advance with the WHOI Diving Safety Officer (508) 289-2239, so appropriate materials can be distributed.

Sponsor: WHOI Diving Safety Officer

Documenting the Biological Diversity of the Norwegian Benthic Landscape: Making Maps to Support Marine Spatial Management

12:00 PM • Stephen H. Clark Conference Room, Aquarium Building
Genoveva Gonzalez Mirelis, Institute of Marine Research, Norway

Special NEFSC Seminar

Sponsor: NEFSC

Long Range Underwater Sound Propagation from the Canada Basin to the Chukchi Shelf in the Arctic Ocean

12:15 PM • Smith Conference Room
Ying-Tsong Lin, WHOI

Sponsor: AOP&E Department

Thu Nov 9

There will be no Biology Department seminar today

12:00 PM

Where Is Away? Learn About the Recycling Process After Items Leave WHOI

12:15 PM • Carriage House
Kari Parcell, Barnstable County/MassDEP

Lunch and Learn

Sponsor: WHOI Sustainability Task Force

Fri Nov 10

Veteran's Day Holiday Observed (Institution closed)

12:00 PM

Other Events and Notes of Interest

PEANUT BUTTER CLUB: September 21

Presents the video “The Bombing of Wall Street” on Friday, September 21, at noon, in Redfield Auditorium, 45 Water St., Woods Hole. The story behind a mostly-forgotten 1920 bombing in the nation’s financial center that left 38 dead and remains unsolved today. Sponsored by the WHOI Visitor Center. Coffee, tea, and cookies served. Donations accepted.

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/.