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Events Today April 23, 2014

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"Partnerships in Big Data: Pathways to Transformative Innovation in New Jersey"
  Wednesday, April 23, 2014 8:15 AM - 5:00 PM
Come network with members of industry, government and academia from across New Jersey at the official launch of the New Jersey Big Data Alliance, a consortium of NJ’s institutions of higher education focused on addressing the challenges posed by the deluge of digital data.. i.e. “Big Data."
Livingston Student Center
The State of Workforce Diversity 2014
  Wednesday, April 23, 2014 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
This symposium features a keynote presentation on disability employment and a featured presentation and panel discussion on the widening income gap and its effect on diversity in both the workforce and society.
Heldrich Center For Workforce Development
Microbiology for the Non-Biologist
  Wednesday, April 23, 2014 8:30 AM - 3:45 PM
This innovative, fun, one-day class will bring the science of microbiology to an everyday, understandable level. The information presented is useful for people who treat drinking water, wastewater, contaminated soils/materials or have public health responsibilities.
New Brunswick Campus Wide
Video Chat in the Classroom
  Wednesday, April 23, 2014 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Video chat allows students, instructors, and guest lectures to conduct class, hold office hours, or have study sessions from remote locations. In this workshop, come learn how to use three popular video chat options – Skype, Adobe Connect, and Google Hangouts.
Tillett Hall
School of Environmental and Biological Sciences Information Session and Walking Tour
  Wednesday, April 23, 2014 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Prospective Student information session with a SEBS Academic Dean followed by a walking tour of the Cook Campus with a current SEBS student.
Cook Campus Center
Maryland's Forest Conservation Act and the Impact on Residential Development and Forest Cover Change
  Wednesday, April 23, 2014 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Our analysis highlights several main results. We find that the FCA policy caused an increase in forest cover retention after development by approximately 11% on average, with larger increases in forest area for parcels with relatively low amounts of existing forest cover.
Cook Office Building
Mindfulness Meditation
  Wednesday, April 23, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Mindfulness meditation is the art of being a compassionate observer of our own experience. Meditation practice helps us to reduce stress & be more calm. All staff, faculty & students are welcome whether you have no previous experience or have been practicing for years.
Rutgers Student Activities Center
Climate Change and National Security: People, Not Polar Bears
  Wednesday, April 23, 2014 12:00 PM
Dr. Titley is a nationally known expert in the field of climate, the Arctic, and National Security. He served as a naval officer for 32 years and rose to the rank of Rear Admiral. He has presented on behalf of DOD at Congressional Hearings and the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.
Marine Sciences Building
National Student Employment Month Kick-Off Event
  Wednesday, April 23, 2014 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Stop by the Student Employment Office table to learn more about part-time employment opportunities, our upcoming part-time and summer job fair and get a FREE giveaway.
Busch Campus Center
Neurology Grand Rounds
  Wednesday, April 23, 2014 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Mechanisms of Axonal Degneration in Peripheral Neuropathies
Clinical Academic Building