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Schedule 2017

Date: THURSDAY FEBRUARY 2
Date Time Type Details Venue
THURSDAY FEBRUARY 2 6.00 - 8.00 pm PANEL DISCUSSION

PANEL DISCUSSION - The DNA Bill

URD SIGNATURE EVENT
FACULTY OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
TOPIC: The DNA Bill
OVERVIEW: DNA is a unique identifier. Its use in legal circles is about to make its mark in Jamaica. Discussions about the science, legal uses and human rights concerns must begin.
MAIN PRESENTER: Mr. Jeremy Taylor, Deputy Director of Public Prosecutions, Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions

FMSTRC Lecture Theatre 3
Date: FRIDAY FEBRUARY 3
Date Time Type Details Venue
FRIDAY FEBRUARY 3 TBA DEPT TOURS

DEPT TOURS - DEPARTMENT OF FORENSIC MEDICINE

DEPARTMENT OF FORENSIC MEDICINE
Department Tours

TBA
FRIDAY FEBRUARY 3 9:00AM-12:00PM MARINE LAB OPEN DAY

MARINE LAB OPEN DAY - Port Royal Marine Lab

DEPARTMENT OF LIFE SCIENCES
TITLE: Port Royal Marine Lab (PRML) Open Day
ACTIVITY: Facility and Boat Tours
OVERVIEW: Visit to the PRML Facility and Biodiversity Centre to learn about our many Research projects, see lab demonstrations and view our alternative system that powers our entire operation to minimize the use of fossil fuels. Take a Boat Tour through the mangrove ecosystem and learn more about the importance of protecting our environment.
Tour Capacity: Limited spaces available. Bookings recommended,
DEPARTURE TIME FROM MONA CAMPUS: 9:00AM
DEPARTURE TIME FROM PRML 11:30AM
To reserve spaces please contact the Department:
CONTACT: Chauntelle Green, Sophia Davis, Hugh Small
TELEPHONE: 967-8344 / 967-8302
EMAIL: prml@uwimona.edu.jm

The Port Royal Marine Lab, Port Royal Bus departs from the Assembly Hall Mona Campus
FRIDAY FEBRUARY 3 9:00AM-12:00PM DEPT EXHIBIT DEMOS AND EXPERIMENTS

DEPT EXHIBIT DEMOS AND EXPERIMENTS - Geosciences and Development

DEPARTMENT OF GEOGRAPHY AND GEOLOGY
Department Exhibit and Displays
TITLE: "Geosciences and Development"
OVERVIEW: A range of exciting displays to showcase the work of the Department and its impact throughout Jamaica and the region. Displays will include:
(a) White limestone characterization and optimization project
(b) Oil exploration and petroleum potential in Jamaica
(c) Geo-archaeology research on mortar in Jamaica
(d) Climate change and agriculture
(e) Coral reefs and climate

C6 & C7 Faculty of Science and Technology
FRIDAY FEBRUARY 3 TBA WORKSHOP

WORSHOP - DEPARTMENT OF FORENSIC MEDICINE

DEPARTMENT OF FORENSIC MEDICINE
ACTIVITY: Forensics Workshop

FMSTRC Lecture Theatre TBA
FRIDAY FEBRUARY 3 10:00AM - 1:00PM DEPT EXHIBIT DEMOS AND EXPERIMENTS

DEPT EXHIBIT DEMOS AND EXPERIMENTS - Household Energy Efficiency Demo

DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS
Department Exhibit and Demonstration
TITLE: Household Energy Efficiency Demo
OVERVIEW: Exhibit and demo will feature a Display model on renewable energy in the home

The Spine, Faculty of Science and Technology
FRIDAY FEBRUARY 3 10:00AM - 2:00PM COURTYARD EXHIBIT

COURTYARD EXHIBIT - Using Libraries and Archives to stimulate Scholarship and Research.

LIBRARY AND INFORMATION STUDIES
Department Display
THEME: Using Libraries and Archives to stimulate Scholarship and Research.
OVERVIEW: The display will showcase research, our various programmes including our new Master of Arts in Archives and Records Management and career opportunities. Visitors can observe and ask questions about our demonstrations in book repair and preserving archival materials. Spot prizes for correct answers to an Information Literacy game.

FHE Courtyard
FRIDAY FEBRUARY 3 10:00AM - 2:00PM COURTYARD EXHIBIT

COURTYARD EXHIBIT - LITERATURES IN ENGLISH

LITERATURES IN ENGLISH
Department Display
OVERVIEW: The department will showcase its programmes in a special courtyard display

FHE Courtyard
FRIDAY FEBRUARY 3 10:00AM - 2:00PM DEPT TOURS

DEPT TOURS - Tour of the Fertility Unit

DEPARTMENT OF OBSTETRICS AND GYNAECOLOGY
Department Tours
Overview: Tour of the Fertility Unit, the Colposcopic unit and obstetric ultrasound in the Colposcopy unit.

Meeting Point: Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Main Entrance
FRIDAY FEBRUARY 3 10:00AM - 2:00PM DEPT EXHIBIT AND QUIZZES

DEPT EXHIBIT AND QUIZZES - Poster Display featuring the work

DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS
Various Activities
OVERVIEW: Poster Display featuring the work of the Department and Math Quizzes

The Spine, Faculty of Science and Technology

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