Wolfgang Ketterle, John D. MacArthur Professor of Physics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, will discuss “Bose-Einstein Condensation of Atoms, Molecules and Fermion Pairs” at a Physics Department colloquium on Friday, Dec. 3 at 4 p.m. in 124 Hasbrouck.
OIT Academic Computing is offering hands-on workshops for faculty in January on a variety of instructional technology topics, including course websites, WebCT, Dreamweaver, PowerPoint, PDFs, and digital images.
Decorated wreaths, holiday arrangements, poinsettias and Christmas cactus will be on sale at the annual holiday bazaar conducted by student members of the American Institute of Floral Designers (SAIFD) Baird Chapter on Thursday, Dec. 2, 3-6 p.m., in 105 French Hall.
Dining Services and Coca-Cola are raffling a trip for two to the all-inclusive Club Med in Cancun, Mexico during Intersession. No purchase is necessary but entrants must be 18 years old or older and on a meal plan to enter.
The School of Public Health and Health Sciences and the School of Nursing are teaming up for the 2nd annual Diabetes Awareness Day on Tuesday, Nov. 30 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on the Campus Center concourse.
Historians and researchers searching through handwritten documents, such as the 140,000 pages that make up George Washington’s personal papers in the Library of Congress, now have a new powerful tool to aid their work – a first-of-its kind manuscript retrieval system developed at the Center for Intelligent Information Retrieval in the Computer Science Department.