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NRAO Colloquium (Fri. 21 Nov, 2014 11:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Dr. Thomas Pannuti of Morehead State University will present the weekly NRAO-NM colloquium. He will present, "Multi-Wavelength Observations of Mixed-Morphology Galactic Supernova Remnants." 11 a.m. in the auditorium of the Domenici Science Operation Center (NRAO).

Computer Science Distinguished Speaker Series (Fri. 21 Nov, 2014 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm)

Dr. Hal Berghel, Professor of Computer Science at the University of Nevada-Las Vegas, is the guest for the Computer Science Distinguished Speaker Series. George Orwell and Aldous Huxley are frequently mentioned in the context of the recent spate of surveillance leaks from the NSA. While both Orwell and Huxley feared big government and big controls, they feared it for different reasons.This difference will set the tone for this talk.Dr. Berghel will begin with the history of the U.S. involvement in surveillance, from the early analog days to the latest digital technologies. He will explain the motivations, technologies and civil libertarian consequences of some noteworthy surveillance programs like Echelon, Carnivore, Narusinsight, Magic Lantern, ThinThread, Trailblazer, Stellar Wind/Ragtime, and TAO (Tailored Access Operations) to name but a few. Berghel will also cover corporate surveillance by high tech companies and cyber intelligence mercenaries.  1 p.m. Friday,Nov. 21, at Fidel Center Ballroom C

Regents Meeting (Fri. 21 Nov, 2014 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm)

The New Mexico Tech Board of Regents will meet in regular session at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 21, at a location to be determined. A complete agenda will be available at the Office of the President, Brown Hall 217, or by email at pio@nmt.edu. An executive session is scheduled to discuss personnel and legal matters.

Street Hockey (Fri. 21 Nov, 2014 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

The Street Hockey Club invites you to join us for some fast-paced, no-contact street hockey fun! Who? Anyone! Doesn't matter if you have never rollerbladed or played hockey before. What to bring? Just YOU! We have spare equipment! Where? Parking lot between Speare and MSEC. For more info contact Jeff at jlapierr@nmt.edu . 5 p.m. on Mondays and Fridays.

Concert Series: Guitar Virtuosos (Fri. 21 Nov, 2014 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm)

Featuring six virtuoso guitarists from four countries—Japan, Canada, Belgium, and US—the California Guitar Trio and Montreal Guitar Trio fuse over 40 years of combined performing experience into one unique six-by-6-string phenomenon. 7:30 p.m. at Macey Center. $20 adults/$18 seniors/$10 youth/FREE to Tech students.  Click here to read about the show.