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Canadian Stammtisch - Austria

Wed, 2008-02-13 18:30
Heurigen 10er Marie, Ottakringer Str. 222-224, 1160 Vienna : Heurigen 10er Marie, Ottakringer Str. 222-224, 1160 Vienna

The Canadian Stammtisch at the 10er Marie Heuriger has been an enormously successful event this year. Come join fellow Canadians and Canadianophiles in a congenial atmosphere.

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Canadian Stammtisch - Austria

Fri, 2008-03-14 18:30
Heurigen 10er Marie, Ottakringer Str. 222-224, 1160 Vienna : Heurigen 10er Marie, Ottakringer Str. 222-224, 1160 Vienna

The Canadian Stammtisch at the 10er Marie Heuriger has been an enormously successful event this year. Come join fellow Canadians and Canadianophiles in a congenial atmosphere.

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141st James McGill Society meeting and launch of the "Great Unsolved Mysteries in Canadian History" website

Mon, 2008-03-31 15:45 - 18:30
Redpath Museum : 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4

Moderated by Louise Penny, 2006 winner of the Crime Writers of Canada Arthur Ellis Award for Best First Novel, this launch showcases the educational mystery website "Great Unsolved Mysteries in Canadian History." A wine and cheese reception follows the launch and then, at 5:30 pm in the Auditorium, AnnMarie Adams, William C. Macdonald Professor, School of Architecture, will speak on "The Redpath Mansion Mystery."

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Contact: Ingrid Birker, Science Outreach
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Office Phone: 514-398-4086 ext. 4094
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MLISSA presents Jessamyn West

Thu, 2008-02-14 16:30 - 18:00
McLennan Library Building : 3459 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C9

Come meet librarian celebrity Jessamyn West as she talks informally to MLISSA students about Web 2.0 and what it means to be an emerging librarian in the digital age. This informal meeting will be followed by an informal field trip to Thomson House.

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Contact: Ahniwa Ferrari
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SLA 2nd Annual Networking 5 à 8

Thu, 2008-02-21 17:00 - 20:00
Thomson House : 3650 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1Y2

Come join us for the networking event of the year. There will be food platters, a well-stocked bar and professional information scientists! The professionals are there to speak to, ask questions of and hear their stories. It's a great chance to network, get your name known and learn how to get your foot in the door. Students from the École de bibliothéconomie et des sciences de l'information at Université de Montréal have been invited to join us. So come out and kick off Reading Week by dressing up, eating, drinking and networking! It'll be a night to remember, or even kick start your career! Students registered by Feb. 18 are eligible for prizes!

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Contact: Amy Buckland
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McGill Graduate Business Conference - "Standing Out Through Marketing in a Changing, Global Economy"

Fri, 2008-03-07 08:00 - 17:00

Speakers: Mitch Joel (TwistImage), David McFarlane (Montreal International), Mario Bottone (Monster.ca), Daisy Chin-Lor (Birks).

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McGill Marketing Network - 18th Annual Business Luncheon

Fri, 2008-03-07 12:00 - 14:00

Speakers: Janet Kestin and Nancy Vonk, creators of the Dove for Real Beauty campaign. Tickets on sale in the Bronfman Building lobby during the week of February 18.

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Contact: Adrienne Ding
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Bringing humanities to science policy: The IPCC and the Ethical Dimensions of Climate Change

Tue, 2008-03-25 18:00
Stewart Biology Building : 1205 avenue du Docteur-Penfield Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1B1

Nancy Tuana, professor of philosophy and director, Rock Ethics Institute, Penn State University. An overview of the organization and work of the collaborative program on the Ethical Dimensions of Climate Change, with a focus on our efforts, initiated at a side event at the 2007 UN Convention on Climate Change, to examine ethical issues raised by the work of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). This lecture is made possible by a grant from the Beatty Memorial Lectures Committee.

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Contact: Christine Archer
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Office Phone: 514-398-3911 ext. 3
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The Apology of Socrates

Mon, 2008-02-18 17:00
Chancellor Day Hall : 3644 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1W9

Professor Steven Wexler, Faculty of Law, UBC, will perform his own translation of Plato's "Apology." Prof. Wexler is an established scholar of classical Greek legal concepts and this performance represents the culmination of much of his work. (The) Apology (of Socrates) is Plato's version of the speech given by Socrates as he defends himself against the charges of being a man "who corrupted the young, did not believe in the gods, and created new deities."

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Contact: Prof. Richard Janda
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The role of transposons in shaping plant genomes

Thu, 2008-03-13 12:00
Stewart Biology Building : 1205 avenue du Docteur-Penfield Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1B1

Nikoleta Juretic, Dept of Biology, McGill

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Contact: Luisa Sabaz
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