Events & Happenings

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Week of February 25, 2018
Mon Feb 26

There will be no seminars today

12:00 PM

Tue Feb 27

Tracing Silicate Weathering Processes in the Permafrost- Dominated Lena River Watershed Using Lithium Isotopes

12:15 PM • Clark 507
Melissa Murphy, University College, London

Sponsor: MC&G Department

Subseafloor Microbial Communities at Axial Seamount

1:30 PM • Clark 507
Julie Huber, WHOI

Geodynamics Seminar Series

Sponsor: Academic Programs Office

Mechanism of the Asymmetrical Response of Circulation in a Shelf Valley to along-Shelf Winds in Opposite Directions

3:05 PM • Clark 507
Weifeng (Gordon) Zhang, WHOI

Sponsor: Physical Oceanography Department

Wed Feb 28

Remotely Sensed Estimates and Controls of Large-Scale Oceanic Net Community Production

12:15 PM • Smith Conference Room
Zuchuan Li, WHOI

Sponsor: AOP&E Department

Thu Mar 1

There will be no Biology Department seminar today

12:00 PM

Fri Mar 2

Visiting Russia over Half a Century

7:30 PM • Lillie Auditorium
Loren Graham, MIT

Falmouth Forum -  Herman T. Epstein Endowed Memorial Lectureship

Sponsor: MBL

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/.