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Tuesday, April 12, 2016

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SPS seminar - The Detection of Gravitational Waves: A New Window On The Universe

Time: 12:15 pm to 1:30 pm

Contact: Dr. Martin McHugh · mmchugh@loyno.edu · 5048652451

Location: MO152

On February 11 the leaders of an international team comprised of more than 1000 scientists announced the first direct observation of gravitational radiation. The detection was made with the two instruments that comprise LIGO — the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory. The existence of these waves was predicted by Albert Einstein almost exactly 100 years ago, and their detection opens up a new way to view the Universe

Biology Research Seminar: Insights from an RNA-seq study of human airway epithelial cells.

Time: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Contact: Mona Wolfe · rkwolfe@loyno.edu · 2288

Location: Monroe Hall, Room 152

Yao-Zhong Liu, Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Tulane University of Public Health. The impact of oil spill to lung health - Insights from an RNA-seq study of human airway epithelial cells.  

Pay Sallie Mae Back!

Time: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Contact: Elizabeth Rainey · earainey@loyno.edu · 865-3595

Location: Student Success Center, MA 112

Students will learn about financial planning, especially around student loans, from Carrie Glass, Director of Scholarships and Financial Aid. 

Cathal Breslin, piano masterclass

Time: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Contact: CMFA Box Office · tickets@loyno.edu · (504) 865-2074

Location: Roussel Performance Hall, 2nd Floor, Comm./Music Complex

Cathal Breslin is a concert pianist originally from Derry, Northern Ireland, now living in Memphis, Tennessee in the United States. Has performed extensively in recitals, as a concerto soloist and a chamber musician in concert halls throughout Europe, the U.S., and Asia. He is currently Assistant Professor of Piano and Director of Piano Studies at the Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music, University of Memphis, Tennessee, United States. In 2008 he founded the Walled City Music Festival with his wife, American flautist Sabrina Hu. It has featured artists such as the Kronos Quartet, Sir James Galway, Katia and Marielle Labèque, Augustin Dumay, Anne Akiko Meyers, Dmitry Sitkovetsky, Jan Vogler, Raphael Wallfisch, Jeffrey Zeigler, Jonathan Lemalu, Brodsky Quartet, Fitzwilliam Quartet, Houston Winds, Svetozar Ivanov, Kirill Troussov, Ye-Eun Choi among many others.

Free and open to the public

Cathal Breslin, piano concert

Time: 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Contact: CMFA Box Office · tickets@loyno.edu · (504) 865-2074

Location: Roussel Performance Hall, 2nd Floor, Comm./Music Complex

Free and open to the public.

Free parking is available in West Road garage.