Labor Day (Classes Meet)
Monday, September 3
All day
Location not specified
    Last day to Add/Drop
    Friday, September 7
    All day
    Location not specified
      Gordan Archer -- Virginia Commonwealth University
      Friday, September 7
      "Methicillin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA): a model for the dissemination of antibiotic resistance genes"
        2012 HRAEE Annual Conference
        Thursday, September 13
        10am - 3pm
        VIMS - Watermen's Hall
        The Hampton Roads Alliance for Environmental Education will hold its annual meeting at VIMS. The conference theme is "Keeping Hampton Roads G.R.E.E.N."
          Paul Heideman -- The College of William & Mary
          Friday, September 14
          "Using R and information-theoretical statistics approaches in undergraduate research"
            National Institute of Standards and Technology Information Session
            Wednesday, September 19
            5:30pm - 6:30pm
            Cohen Career Center, Presentation Rooms A&B
            The National Institute of Standards and Technology offers a valuable summer internship experience to students in the sciences.
              Mya Breibart -- University of South Florida
              Friday, September 21
              Washington Hall, Room 201
              "Virus Hunting in the Age of Metagenomics"
                2012 Summer Research Showcase
                Monday, September 24 - Friday, September 28
                2pm - 5pm
                Blow Memorial Hall, Room 201
                Students who received summer research scholarships from the Charles Center will present their work in poster and oral presentation sessions during the week of September 24-28.
                  What to do with a Science Major
                  Tuesday, September 25
                  12pm - 1pm
                  Cohen Career Center, Conference Room
                  There are many potential career paths to pursue with a science degree. Learn about your options and how to best prepare to travel your chosen path.
                    Rachel Carson's Silent Spring 50th Anniversary Documentary and Panel Discussion
                    Tuesday, September 25
                    Swem Library, Botetourt Theater
                    On Tuesday, September 25th, celebrate the 50th anniversary of Rachel Carson's Silent Spring at 7:30 in Swem Library's Botetourt Theater with a film screening and a panel discussion.
                      50th Publication Anniversary of Silent Spring
                      Tuesday, September 25
                      7pm - 9pm
                      Swem Library, Botetourt Gallery
                      Swem Library marks the 50th Anniversary of Rachel Carson's Silent Spring with a documentary film, panel discussion and reception.
                        Graduate & Professional School Fair
                        Thursday, September 27
                        3:30pm - 6:30pm
                        Sadler Center, 3rd Floor
                        This event brings to campus representatives from up to 100 graduate and professional schools and programs across the country. Students can learn about specific programs and discuss the application process with informed representatives of the schools.
                          Natural selection in Chesapeake Bay oysters: Disease-resistance and restoration
                          Thursday, September 27
                          VIMS - Watermen's Hall, McHugh Auditorium
                          Join professor Ryan Carnegie for VIMS' After Hours lecture as he explores how development of disease resistance among Bay oysters calls for a shift in restoration strategies. {{,Register here.}}
                            Debbie Steinberg -- VIMS
                            Friday, September 28
                            Washington Hall, Room 201
                            "Zooplankton and biogeochemical cycling in the changing ecosystem of the West Antarctic Peninsula"