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The Montreal Symphony Orchestra at Carnegie Hall

Sat, 2008-03-08 19:00
Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage, 881 Seventh Ave., New York : Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage, 881 Seventh Ave., New York

Join us as we enjoy an evening of music performed by the acclaimed Montreal Symphony Orchestra/Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal at Carnegie Hall under the direction of Kent Nagano. After the concert, stay with us for a bite at either the Ben Ash or Carnegie Deli. 7 pm: pre-concert talk with Simon Morrison, Professor of Music, Princeton University; 8 pm: concert.

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Contact: Lloyd Olsson
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Colloquium – "From 3x5 Life to Second Life: 35 Years of Keeping Up"

Fri, 2008-03-14 12:30
McLennan Library Building : 3459 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C9

Dr. Candy Schwartz, Graduate School of Library and Information ‎Science, Simmons College, Boston. From her perspective as an educator and an early adopter, Dr. Schwartz will ‎look at what has changed (and what has not) in library services and users, ‎with special attention to the activities and tools of what is sometimes called ‎‎"Library 2.0," and explore what this has meant for library and information ‎science education.‎

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Contact: Ancy Joseph
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Office Phone: 514-398-4204 ext. 0630
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Physical-chemical factors controlling nanoparticle exposure, transformation and reactivity

Mon, 2008-03-17 09:15 - 10:15
Macdonald Engineering Building : 817 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C3

Dr. Mark R. Wiesner, James L. Meriam Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Duke University

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What is yoga?

Tue, 2008-02-26 18:00
Martlet House : 1430 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 3T3

Invited to become a partner in United Yoga Montreal in September 2006, Len Blum currently teaches weekly beginner classes, a class focusing on using yoga to reduce pain, and study sessions exploring the 2,500-year-old "Yoga Sutras of Patanjali" – the earliest recorded text on yoga and consciousness. Blum will speak about the history of yoga, the various styles of yoga, and its health benefits and effects on the brain.

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Contact: Katie Price
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Office Phone: 514-398-7684
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St. Patrick’s Day Party - Calgary

Sat, 2008-03-15 14:00
Laser Quest, 9827 Horton Road S.W., Bldg. 2, Calgary : Laser Quest, 9827 Horton Road S.W., Bldg. 2, Calgary

Join us for a fun-filled afternoon in the maze at Laser Quest! Come enjoy refreshments as you mix and mingle with families of McGill and Concordia alumni. Bring your game face as we are challenging Concordia to play two exciting games of laser tag! Don't forget...wear green for St. Patrick's Day!

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Contact: Natalya Nicholson
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Office Phone: 403-835-8259
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Building a strong Canadian public health workforce in the real world

Mon, 2008-03-10 16:00
Purvis Hall : 1020 avenue des Pins Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1A2

Caroline Hébert, PhD candidate, Dept of Epidemiology, Biostatistics & Occupational Health, McGill

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Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Research Symposium: registration extended

Fri, 2008-02-01 (All day) - Fri, 2008-03-07 (All day)

The fifth Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Research Symposium will take place April 3-4, 2008. To register, submit your abstract before the new deadline of midnight, Friday, March 7, 2008.

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An Evening at the Symphony - Calgary

Sat, 2008-04-05 18:30
Jack Singer Concert Hall, Epcor Centre for the Arts, 205 – 8th Ave., Calgary : Jack Singer Concert Hall, Epcor Centre for the Arts, 205 – 8th Ave., Calgary

Our fine orchestra will depart from their classical roots to present "Rocket Man," a tribute to the music of Elton John. Those of you lucky enough to have heard Elton's music performed by a symphony orchestra will know that we are all in for a real treat. Due to the popularity of this concert, we are limited to 75 tickets, so please get your requests in as soon as possible.

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Contact: Jeremy Clark
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Office Phone: 403-693-3261
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Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Research Symposium

Thu, 2008-04-03 (All day) - Fri, 2008-04-04 (All day)
Thomson House : 3650 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1Y2

Graduate students, both within and outside McGill, are invited to participate and present research projects on a variety of interdisciplinary scientific themes. This symposium is a collaborative effort of McGill graduate science students and represents an unsurpassed opportunity to exchange ideas with contemporary researchers from different scientific backgrounds, improve communication skills, give and receive valuable feedback on research efforts and presentation formats, and develop professional contacts with researchers and industry personnel. All are welcome.

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Cortical circuitry in human fetal and infant brain

Thu, 2008-02-28 12:00
McIntyre Medical Building : 3655 promenade Sir William Osler Montreal Quebec Canada , H3G 1Y6

Ivica Kostovic, MD, PhD, director, Croatian Institute for Brain Research, Zagreb

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Contact: Chantal Grignon
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