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TED Talk Screening & Discussion Series Part 3: America’s Native Prisoners of War
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TED Talk Screening & Discussion Series Part 3: America’s Native Prisoners of War

The Cal Maritime Library & Housing Department will be hosting the final event in our semester-long series of TED Talk screenings followed by group discussion, on Tuesday April 4th from 1100-1145 in the Library Green Room. The third screening & discussion will be about “America’s native prisoners of war,” a talk given by photographer Aaron … Continue reading

Coming ashore: Seafarer turnover in the U.S. shipping industry
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Coming ashore: Seafarer turnover in the U.S. shipping industry

What factors influence the decision to leave a job at sea for shore-side work? Join us for a discussion with Dr. Tony Lewis, Business, and Scott Saarheim, Marine Transportation. Dr. Lewis will describe preliminary results of a survey of Cal Maritime alumni. He’ll discuss how organizational behavior and human resource management theories related to satisfaction, … Continue reading

Alfred Hitchcock’s Lifeboat (Maritime Film Festival)
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Alfred Hitchcock’s Lifeboat (Maritime Film Festival)

Maritime Film Festival: Alfred Hitchcock’s Lifeboat Tuesday, March 21, 2017, 7pm Rizza Auditorium http://csum.edu/maritimefilmfest Join us for the third place student film from this year’s contest, an introductory lecture by Dr. Sarah Senk, and Alfred Hitchcock’s Lifeboat. Drinks, snacks (including popcorn!) and entertainment, all for free! Film Description: Survivors of a torpedoed ship find themselves in the same … Continue reading

Nano-Materials and Organ Growth Research
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Nano-Materials and Organ Growth Research

How do engineers help medical researchers in their quest to grow human organs in a lab? Find out at the next Cal Maritime Scholar event this Thursday, March 16, at 1100, in ABS101. Dr. Dinesh Pinisetty, Engineering Technology, will discuss computer simulation studies to understand the penetration of chemicals called cryoprotective agents (CPAs) through biological cells … Continue reading

Expedition to the End of the World (Maritime Film Festival)
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Expedition to the End of the World (Maritime Film Festival)

Maritime Film Festival: Expedition to the End of the World Tuesday, March 14, 2017, 7pm Rizza Auditorium http://csum.edu/maritimefilmfest Join us for the second place student film from this year’s contest, an introductory lecture by Dr. Alex Parker, and the Danish documentary Expedition to the End of the World. Film Description: On a three-mast schooner packed with … Continue reading