Raluca Apostu, Mathematics & Statistics, McGill
Henning Bjornlund, Centre for Regulation and Market Analysis, University of South Australia, and Canada Research Chair in Water and the Economy, University of Lethbridge. Everyone welcome.
Come celebrate Canada Day with another marvelous BBQ, with fun and games for all Canadians and honorary Canadians and, as always, the chance to win fabulous McGill prizes.
Information literacy in higher education - Between France and the United States, an ocean or a puddle?
Sylvie Chevillotte, Conservateur de bibliothèques, École nationale supérieure des sciences de l'information et des bibliothèques, France
Climate change, the Arctic and the sub-Arctic: What does the future hold? How can we effectively communicate news about climate to the public?
Public Forum: Louis Fortier, Université Laval; Trevor Bell, Memorial University; Sophie-Andrée Blondin, Les Années lumière, Radio-Canada; Patrick Charland, UQAM. Moderator: Kim Juniper, director, GEOTOP-UQAM/McGill, and Coordinator, Montreal Earth Observatory. Everyone welcome.
CANY-Canadian Association of New York invites all young McGill graduates to their upcoming social event. Join us for a social cocktail at Light nightclub. You must be on the GUEST LIST and arrive before midnight to get in for FREE.
Symposium in the context of the 74th Acfas congress. Opening lecture: Florence Goutail, CNRS, France. Also, 8 invited lectures: speakers from Environment Canada, Canadian Space Agency, University of Toronto, Université de Montréal and McGill. Sponsored by the Canadian Space Agency. Details and program at website below.
M. Weber. Previous lectures discussed the notion of 2-topos, its associated yoneda structure and some examples. This talk will explain some of the theory: the structure of $\Omega$ (the codomain of the classifying discrete opfibration), the 2-dimensional analogue of "natural numbers object" and (time permitting) some applications to the general theory of operads. Coffee and cookies afterwards in the lounge, at 4 pm.
Treating AIDS without treatment: Stories of Ubuntu from the frontline of South Africa's HIV/ AIDS epidemic
McGill Seminars on Healing: With Sauvé Scholar and writer Henk Rossouw
International conference, jointly organized with the Goethe Society of India and the International Goethe Society, featuring presentations, primarily in German, by scholars from around the world.