Events

College of Science Events

Discover lectures, talks and symposiums within the College of Science and its departments.

Even more events are listed in the College Calendar.

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“Motion: The Hallmark of Life. From Marsupials to Molecules”

August 8, 2014

Friday, August 8 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Hurtig Hall, Room 130 Distinguished professor and Nobel Laureate Martin Karplus will be delivering his special talk, “Motion: The Hallmark of Life. From Marsupials to Molecules.” This lecture is sponsored by the Chemistry

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2nd Annual Multi-Scale Renewable Energy Storage Conference & Exhibit

August 19, 2014 - August 21, 2014

August 19 – 21, 2014 Raytheon Amphitheatre, Egan Research Center, 120 Forsyth St., Northeastern University, Boston MA Globally, the use of traditional energy sources have come under increased pressure for reform due to tighter competition for traditional resources and ever

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Welcome Week 2014

September 1, 2014 - September 6, 2014

September 2 – 6, 2014 Tuesday, September 2 9 – 9:45 a.m. College of Science Welcome, Blackman Auditorium, Ell Hall 10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. President’s Convocation and BBQ (Don’t forget to wear your College of Science t-shirt) 1:30 p.m.

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Undergraduate Student Services Open House

September 17, 2014

Wednesday, September 17 206 Mugar Life Sciences Building Come join the academic advisors and co-op advisors for an open house. All are welcome, first year students strongly encouraged to attend.

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Retirement Party for Bob Lowndes

September 25, 2014

Thursday, September 25 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Raytheon Amphitheater, 120 Forsyth Street, Northeastern University Please join us as we celebrate Bob Lowndes’ 46 years at Northeastern University For more information, please email Meghan Eckner photo courtesy Chris Connell

Past Events

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Beneath the Waves: Mini Film Festival

July 15, 2014

Tuesday, July 15 @ 7 p.m. Marine Science Center, 430 Nahant Road, Nahant, MA Based on the success and popularity of last year’s event, we will again be screening a number of short films that stem from the larger Beneath

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Live from the Bottom of the Ocean: Mission 31

June 17, 2014

Tuesday, June 17     7 p.m. Marine Science Center, 430 Nahant Road, Nahant, MA On June 1, researchers from the Marine Science Center will will embark upon a month-long underwater mission with Fabien Cousteau, the grandson of famed oceanographer, Jacques Cousteau.

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Jonathan Bird’s Blue World at “Cinema By the Sea”

May 20, 2014

Tuesday, May 20     7 p.m. Marine Science Center, 430 Nahant Road, Nahant, MA Host of the Emmy award-winning PBS series, “Jonathan Bird’s Blue World,” Jonathan Bird will present some of his favorite video clips, behind-the-scenes footage, and stories of a

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Visit the College of Science

May 8, 2014

While Northeastern University encourages interested students to come visit anytime, the College of Science offers college-specific programming in order to teach about Northeastern’s approach to the physical sciences, life sciences, and mathematics. During this one-hour program prospective students will learn how faculty

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Ocean Data: A Life Cycle

May 7, 2014

Wednesday, May 7 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Marine Science Center, 430 Nahant Road, Nahant, MA Dr. Todd Callaghan, Coastal and Marine Scientist, Massachusetts Office of Coastal Zone Management Massachusetts’ coastal waters provide for a wide array of complimentary and

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Krull Family Endowed Lectureship

April 29, 2014

April 29th, 2:30pm 129 Hurtig The Krull Family Endowed Lectureship will include two lectures and discussion sessions, featuring Prof. Sunny Zhou and Dr. John Lambert. Prof. Zhou, an associate professor in the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology and faculty fellow in

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Ecosystem Tipping Points, Chemical Ecology, and the Continuing Death Spiral of Coral Reefs

April 25, 2014

Friday, April 25 at 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Marine Science Center, Bunker Classroom, 430 Nahant Road, Nahant, Mass. Annual Riser Lecture Presented by Mark Hay, Ph.D. Professor and Harry and Linda Teasley Chair in Environmental Biology Georgia Institute of

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Visit the College of Science

April 17, 2014

While Northeastern University encourages interested students to come visit anytime, the College of Science offers college-specific programming in order to teach about Northeastern’s approach to the physical sciences, life sciences, and mathematics. During this one-hour program prospective students will learn how faculty

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Global Health Seminar – Patricia Illingsworth

April 4, 2014

Friday, April 4 at 12 p.m. in 206 Egan Professor Patricia Illingsworth of the Department of Philosophy and Religion at Northeastern University will discuss “Giving Well: Charity for Global Health.” This is part of the Global Health Seminar Series. Refreshments

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Mobile Staphylococcal Pathogenicity Islands: A Paradigm of Molecular Creativity

March 31, 2014

Monday, March 31 Noon to 1 p.m. 20 F West Village Annual Northeastern University Distinguished Lecturer in Biology Seminar Dr. Richard Novick of New York University will be deliver a lecture titled, “Mobile Staphylococcal Pathogenicity Islands: A Paradigm of Molecular