Public lecture: "Free Speech in a Global Era." John Durham Peters is the F. Wendell Miller Distinguished Professor of Communication Studies, University of Iowa, and author of "Speaking into the Air: A History of the Idea of Communication" (Chicago, 1999) and "Courting the Abyss: Free Speech and the Liberal Tradition" (Chicago, 2005).
Guy Lachapelle, Dept of Political Science, Concordia University. The "Theory and the Emergence of Law" seminar series is a collaborative effort between the Faculties of Law of McGill and Université de Montréal, designed to facilitate dialogue between graduate students and colleagues, and to foster transdisciplinary research. Commentator: Prof. Pierre Noreau, U de M.
Presented by the Desautels Faculty of Management's McGill Health Management Consortium and the Public Health Agency of Canada. March 29, 8:30 am-4:30 pm; March 30, 9 am-12 pm.
Hosted by McGill Net Impact Group and CEI-IEC; open to all MBA students from Concordia, HEC and McGill. Keynote speaker: Dagmar Timmer, International Institute for Sustainable Development. Meet with CSR professionals from organizations including Hydro-Québec, Alcan, Accenture, Deloitte and MBAs Without Borders.
BCom students from the Desautels Faculty of Management host the 7th Annual McGill Management International Case Competition (MMICC). Twelve teams will be competing, including students from Georgetown University, Hong Kong University and the University of Auckland. For complete details on participants, sponsors and event schedule, please see website (below). Case presentations take place March 24.
Everyone can say "Kiss me, I'm Irish" on St. Patrick's Day! Join us for some Celtic sounds and specials at Thomson House. For PGSS members & their guests. No ticket required, just bring your grad or postdoc ID!
Bring your colleagues for a battle of wits! No registration required, just show up with your team of five geniuses!
Assessing their reliability and usefulness for improving peer review of participatory research funding applications submitted to CDC and other funding agencies. Dr. Shawna Mercer, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Conference and lunch. Please RSVP.
Dr. Thomas Duchaine, McGill Cancer Centre & Dept of Biochemistry, McGill. See website (below) for a detailed abstract of the talk.
To usher in spring; featuring a concert of excerpts from two works with an exotic Indian theme: Bizet's "Les Pêcheurs de perles" and Delibes' "Lakmé." Indian-inspired refreshments will be served. All welcome, with a nominal fee of $5 for non-members.