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In pursuit of pulsars

Tue, 2007-08-14 18:45 - 20:00
Leacock Building : 855 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 2T7

Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell, CBE, FRS, FRAS, Visiting Professor at Oxford University, discoverer of pulsars, will give a public lecture about her 1967 discovery. Follow the "Website" link for a live webcast.

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Contact: Elizabeth Shearon
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Vivian Grosswald Curran: "The Shoah, French courts, and the politics of memory"

Wed, 2007-10-31 17:00
Chancellor Day Hall : 3644 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1W9

Presented by the Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre, the McGill Faculty of Law and the Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism.

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The stones and beer bike tour

Thu, 2007-10-11 16:00 - 20:00
Redpath Museum : 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4

An exciting bike trip exploring local history, architecture, secret spots and building stones. Starts with ancient fossils at the Redpath Museum, travels along Sherbrooke Street West to the Sulpicians' reflecting pool at the Grand Séminaire, heads up the old Indian trail on Côte Saint Antoine, which leads to Leonard Cohen's boyhood home, glides downhill through the Glen to McAuslan Brewery for a tasting of 5 different ales, and finishes with the ghosts of Griffintown. Rain or shine, cyclists only. Cost includes the popular booklet "What Building Stones Tell," beer, and fresh market bread and cheese. Reserve at phone number below.

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Contact: Ingrid Birker
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Office Phone: 514-398-4086 ext. 4092
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Physically and perceptually based haptics

Thu, 2007-09-20 18:00
Redpath Museum : 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4

Cutting Edge Lecture Series: Vincent Hayward, Centre for Intelligent Machines, McGill. Organized by Royal Society of Canada and McGill University. Reception follows lecture.

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Contact: Marie LaRicca
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Tea and fossils

Sun, 2007-10-21 10:00
Redpath Museum : 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4

Join us for a cup of tea and a brief history of the Redpath Museum and its collections. Includes a copy of the booklet "Tea and Fossils."

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Contact: Ingrid Birker
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The Dino Tour

Sun, 2007-10-21 13:00
Redpath Museum : 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4

Learn about the Museum's dinosaurs with trained guides from the Redpath Museum Club.

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Contact: Ingrid Birker
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The Mummy Tour

Sun, 2007-10-21 14:00
Redpath Museum : 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4

Learn about Canada's second largest collection of Egyptian artifacts with trained guides from the Redpath Museum Club.

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Contact: Ingrid Birker
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"Dr. Harry Rosen: Renaissance Man"

Sun, 2007-10-21 15:00 - 17:00
Redpath Museum : 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4

This PBS documentary film traces the life and professional and artistic development of one of McGill's icons in dentistry. Dr. Harry Rosen (DDS'53) blends art and science in dentistry and stone work. The film will be preceded by Dr. Rosen's presentation about his stone sculptures.

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Contact: Ingrid Birker
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MITI at Mac: Graduate teaching workshop

Thu, 2007-09-06 (All day) - Fri, 2007-09-07 (All day)
Raymond Building : 21111 Lakeshore Road St Anne de Bellevue Quebec Canada , H9X 3V9

Macdonald Innovations for Teaching Improvement (MITI), a project funded through the generosity of Anne and Stewart Brown, is proud to present a free graduate teaching workshop, to be taught by Teaching Fellows from the Tomlinson Project in University-Level Science Education (T-PULSE). Workshops will run from 9 am-2:30 pm each day. Space limited/lunch provided. Application deadline: Wednesday, August 22, 2007.

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Contact: Tracy Eades
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Super science documentary films - 'The Natural History of the Chicken'

Sun, 2007-09-09 16:00
Redpath Museum : 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4

(Mark Lewis, 2000) This film expands on the natural history of a creature we have previously taken for granted, while at the same time providing a lens through which we look at ourselves.

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Contact: Ingrid Birker
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