McGill Community for Lifelong Learning (MCLL) Event Presenter: Nelly Trocmé Hewitt Time: October 24, 10 a.m. How André and Magda Trocmé, advocates of non-violent resistance, helped inspire the people living near the French village of Le Chambon-sur-Lignon to hide 3,500 Jews and 1,500 other fugitives. Their daughter, Nelly, a teenager at the time, explains one of World War II's largest rescue operations.
McGill Community for Lifelong Learning (MCLL) Event Presenter: Ben Sperer Time: October 24, 10 a.m. Turkey is said to be the cradle of civilization. Its strategic location, straddling the continents of Europe and Asia, has given it major influence in the region since the earliest times, especially from the 11th century to the present. Its rich history adds up to a fascinating cultural heritage.
Hidden Pictures: A personal journey into global mental health A film by Delaney Ruston, MD. Followed by a discussion with the Director. Presented by McGill MSc in Public Health Program and McGill Global Health Programs. RSVP - email@example.com
Managing Resources introduces students to the issues of acquiring and developing financial capital and human talent. It also opens discussion of two largely-neglected forms of capital: natural and intellectual capital. Date: October 24, 2014Time: 9:05 am - 11:55 amLocation: Room 360 Please note, this event is restricted to MBA students from the Desautels Faculty of Management.
McGill is launching its first #ConsentMcGill Campaign from October 20 to 24, 2014 at the downtown campus and from October 22-24 at Macdonald campus! #ConsentMcGill is an educational campaign to increase campus understanding of consent, as it applies to sexual activity and to our day-to-day lives. Developed in collaboration with students, faculty and staff, #ConsentMcGill will discuss the three main aspects of consent: Asking, Listening and Respecting one another.
Join us for a special film screening and seminar discussion. Hidden Pictures: A personal journey into Global Mental Health Directed by Delaney Ruston, MD http://www.hiddenpicturesfilm.com/ Friday, October 24, 201411 am – 12:30 pmMeakins Amphitheatre, McIntyre Medical Building Seating is limited.
McGill Community for Lifelong Learning (MCLL) Event Presenter: Evelyn Seligman Time: October 24, 1:00 p.m. The father of Automatism, Borduas is one of Canada’s greatest artists. We will look at how his work evolved from figurative portraits and landscapes to surrealism and abstract expressionism, and also see what his major influences were.Click here to register.
Date: October 24, 2014Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLocation: 3rd Floor Lounge This event is only open to MBA & PMBA students. Student IDs are required at the door.
This October, Aga Khan Foundation Canada (AKFC) is excited to host a discussion between experts and practitioners working to create economic opportunities for youth.
Grand Rounds: "When Psychosis Makes Life Better: The Strange Case of Emperor Joshua Norton" - Eric Lis
McGill Community for Lifelong Learning (MCLL) Event Presenter: Rory O’Sullivan Time: October 24, 1:00 p.m. From the brilliant designs of today’s cathedrals – yes, they astill building them – to the wonderful structures of the Baroque,Gothic and Romanesque times. Visual attention will be given to the architecture and how and why each period produced such marvelous buildings.Click here to register.
An Annie Macdonald Langstaff workshop with Jennifer Nedelsky, Professor of Law and Political Science, University of Toronto. Abstract My project addresses three serious problems that afflict, in various forms, virtually all modern industrial societies: