Issue 22

Plan Your Program Expo

The Faculty of Arts & Science will be holding a two-day expo to help students with their program selection. This expo will give students the opportunity to discuss questions with professors and registrars, explore all the programs the faculty has to offer, and meet other U of T students.

Date: March 22–23

Time: 12:00–3:00 pm

Location: Sidney Smith Hall Lobby, 100 St. George Street

Admission: Free

CERN Discovers a Higgs Boson

U of T Physics Professor William Trischuk is hosting a public talk where he will be discussing his work with the European Organization for Nuclear Research involving the ATLAS experiment, of which he is a founder, and other discoveries in the world of physics.

Date: Thursday, March 23

Time: 2:00–3:15 pm

Location: Program Room, Deer Park Library, 40 St. Clair Avenue East 

Admission: Free

ASX Star Talk: The Algonquin Pulsar Project

The Astronomy & Space Exploration Society will be hosting U of T Astrophysics Professor Ue-Li Pen. He will be discussing how science can use astrophysics to answer questions regarding space phenomena and the existence of our universe.

Date: Thursday, March 23

Time: 8:00–10:00 pm

Location: McLennan Physical Laboratories, 60 St. George Street

Admission: Free

Voyager’s Odyssey: A Small Probe’s Adventures into Interstellar Space

Voyagers 1 and 2, which were launched from Earth in 1977, are now about to venture into interstellar space, the farthest any man-made object has travelled in space. The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada will be holding a public talk to discuss the journeys of the two probes and their discoveries so far.

Date: Friday, March 24

Time: 7:00–10:00 pm

Location: Room 79, U of T Astronomy Building, 50 St. George Street

Admission: $6 with registration

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