The bar for the event, Local 16, is accessible from the U Street/Cardozo metro stop on the green line (a 2-block walk). Look for the tables with the McGill flag. We'll also be collecting non-perishable food items to donate to the Capital Area Food Bank.
Team learning in hospitals: How complex service organizations use teams to learn, and how teams manage status relationships to promote engagement in learning
Amy Edmondson, Novartis Professor of Leadership and Management, Harvard Business School. Presented by the Desautels Faculty of Management Organizational Behaviour Area and the Business & Management Research Centre.
Environmental solutions for tsunami recovery: Greener governance through spatial planning and access to environmental information
Ian Hatton, Environmental Governance in Aceh Province (EGAP) project, Hatfield Consultants, Vancouver. Refreshments will be served.
Join us for an evening of karaoke: for grads, postdocs & their guests.
One-hour salsa lesson for $2, 8 pm; salsa dance party, 9 pm. Mojitos, Corona and salsa! Don't miss the hottest November night on campus! For PGSS members & their guests.
Ajjamada Kushalappa, Plant Science, McGill. See website (below) for seminar details.
Dr. Reza Salavati, Institute of Parasitology, McGill
How can we tell if students are really learning what we hope they are? How can we use that information to improve what we do to facilitate their learning? This workshop focuses on developing strategies and approaches for integrating assessment into your course design and teaching plans.
Seminar 1: Mitra Moelemiyan, graduate student: Bioactive edible coatings for extending the postharvest shelf-life of fruits and vegetables. Seminar 2: Marwa Taqi, graduate student: Focal plane array Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy as a rapid method for the differentiation between antibiotic resistant and sensitive Salmonella.
Join Principal Heather Munroe-Blum and colleagues for an afternoon of skating, snacks and surprises! Fun for all ages. Free parking via Residences entrance at the top of University Street. Please RSVP and mention the number of adults and children in your party.