January 12 - Alan MacEachern - "Graduate Open House Day: Come Meet Prospective Grad Students and Answer their Questions"
January 19 - starts at 12:00 noon - [PDW] - Monda Halpern, Karen Priestman, Geoffrey Stewart, Shauna Devine, Timothy Compeau, Elliot Worsfold - "What It Means to Teach on a Contract: Everything You Ever Wanted to Ask Contract Faculty"
January 26 - [DSS] - Karen Balcom (History, McMaster) - "The Back Door In: Transnational Adoption and Racial Exclusion Laws in the Post-WWII United States"
February 16 - [DSS] - in Lawson Hall 1227 - David H. Levy (Canadian Astronomer) - "Poetry of the Night: Reading the Historical Night Sky Through English Poetry"
February 23 - Reading Week - No Seminar
March 2 - [PDW] - starts at 11:30 a.m. - Melanie-Anne Atkins (Education, Western) - "Taking Care of Yourself and Each Other: Mental Health Supports on Campus"
March 9 - [DSS] - Robert MacDougall (History, Western) - "Something for Nothing: The Keely Motor vs. the Laws of Thermodynamics"
March 16 - [McC] - Michael O’Hagan (History, Western) - "Beyond the Barbed Wire: Prisoner of War Labour Projects in Canada during the 2nd World War"
March 23 - [PDW] - (Career Services, Western) - "Getting Paid to Use the Skills You Learned in Graduate School: What’s Next?"
March 30 - [DSS] - Brock Millman (History, Western) - "All's Well That Ends Well: Tshekedi Khama and the Genesis of Modern Botswana, 1949-1959"
April 6 - [McC] - Nina Bozzo (History, Western) - "‘Somewhere in France’: A Case Study of the No. 3 Canadian General Hospital (McGill) Overseas"
September 22 - [DSS] - Nancy Christie (History, Western) - "Dardanella and Peter: Intimacy in World War I"
September 29 - NO THURSDAY @12:30 event this week, please attend the Goodman Lectures, MTW 2:30-4:00 p.m., Great Hall in Somerville. Graduate students: Please plan to attend a Q&A with the Goodman Lecturer, Dr. Mark Ormrod, on Tuesday, September 27 at 4:00 p.m. in the Great Hall regarding opportunities for research, study and employment in the U.K.*
October 20 - [DSS] - Eli Nathans (History, Western) - "Is America Strong Enough? Peter von Zahn and the Cold War Broadcasts to West Germany"
October 27 - Fall Break, NO THURSDAY @12:30 event this week
November 3 - [PDW] and TA Training - Karyn Olsen (TSC, Western) - "Classroom Management: How to Command Respect and Encourage Classroom Equity"
November 10 - [McC] – Frances Henry (Ph.D. Candidate, Western) - "'The best way to serve an Englishman': Sodomy and Race on the HMS Africaine, 1815"
November 24 - [DSS] (International Week event) - Geoffrey Stewart (History, Western) - "Ngô Đình Diệm's Lost Revolution: Development and State Formation in the Republic of Vietnam"