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Graduate Student Welcome Back Event: Buffalo Wild Wings

The Graduate Student Council (GSC) would like to invite ALL GRAD STUDENTS to our Welcome Back Event at Buffalo Wild Wings onThursday, January 24th from 11:30 am - 1:00 pm. Come and swing into the new semester with some drinks and good company with your fellow grads  Why come to this event!? - Join us for lots of FREE food (wings and appetizers)  - Enjoy a FREE cider or beer! (pitchers available)  
Dr. Marcos Yamaki

CGIL Seminar: "Genetic selection for animal welfare"

Dr. Marcos Yamaki, a Project Geneticist at Aviagen, will present a CGIL Seminar on Friday, January 25th. The seminar will begin at 1:30 pm in room 141 of the Animal Science & Nutrition building.  

Departmental Meeting

Our first department meeting for Animal Biosciences will take place Friday January 25, 2019 at 3:00 PM in ANNU 141. Starting this year we will have a department meeting in one month, followed by a faculty meeting in the next month. Hope to see you all there!    

CCSAW Student Chapter Seminar: Dr.Lisa Kramer

The CCSAW Student Chapter is happy to have Dr. Lisa Kramer come in and talk about the limitations of animal models in predicting human responses to drugs and diseases. Lisa Kramer is Professor at the University of Toronto and has previously been a Visiting Scholar in the Department of Psychology at Stanford University and at the Rady School of Management at the University of California San Diego. She completed her PhD in financial economics at the University of British Columbia.
Mehdi Emam, DVM

CGIL Seminar: "TBD"

Mehdi Emam, a DVM and Ph.D. Candidate in the Department of Pathobiology at the Ontario Veterinary College, will present a CGIL Seminar on Friday, February 1st. The seminar will begin at 1:30 pm in room 141 of the Animal Science & Nutrition building.  

Ph.D. Defence - Christopher Powell

The Ph.D. Defence for Christopher Powell has been scheduled for Monday, February 4th, 2019 @ 2:00 p.m. in Room 141, Animal Science & Nutrition Building. The examining committee will consist of: Examining Chair: Vern Osborne Advisor: Dominique Bureau Adv. Committee Member: John Cant Additional Member: Dan Tulpan External Examiner: Ian Forster   Thesis Title: “Quantitative description of growth trajectories exhibited by aquatic organisms using different modelling approaches”.
Lucas Alcantara

CGIL Seminar: "TBD"

Lucas Alcantara, a CGIL Ph.D. Student, will present a CGIL Seminar on Friday, February 8th. The seminar will begin at 1:30 pm in room 141 of the Animal Science & Nutrition building.  

CGIL Seminar: "TBD"

Audrey Martin, a CGIL Ph.D. Student, will present a CGIL Seminar on Friday, January 25th. The seminar will begin at 1:30 pm in room 141 of the Animal Science & Nutrition building.  

CGIL Seminar: "Principles of Selection in Animal Breeding Journal Club"

Students in the Principles of Selection in Animal Breeding class will present journal article reviews during the CGIL Seminar on Friday, February 15th. The seminar will begin at 1:30 pm in room 141 of the Animal Science & Nutrition building.  

CGIL Seminar: "Principles of Selection in Animal Breeding Journal Club"

Students in the Principles of Selection in Animal Breeding class will present journal article reviews during the CGIL Seminar on Friday, March 1st. The seminar will begin at 1:30 pm in room 141 of the Animal Science & Nutrition building.  

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