AstroMcGill presents the 22nd Public Astro Night, with a panel discussion about "Inflation, the Big Bang and Gravitational Waves" with invited panelists Pr. Robert Brandenberger, Pr. Matt Dobbs, and Pr. Vicky Kaspi. The discussion will strongly encourage questions from the public. It will be followed by night sky observations (weather permitting) and a lab tour. This event is intended for a general audience, and it is free of charge. No reservation is necessary. Snacks and refreshments will be served (please bring your own cup).
Public lecture by Professor Armando Salvatore, Orientl Studies University, Naples — L'Orientale. "The Interaction Among Faith Traditions: Regional Entanglements and Global Circulation."
Thursday, March 13, 2:30-4:00 p.m., Birks Building, 3520 University Street, Room 100.
An interdepartmental lecture by Luther H. Martin, Professor Emeritus of Religion, University of Vermont.
Remover of Obstacles: The Persistence of the Mythological Genre in Hindi Cinema by Professor Rachel Dwyer, Professor of Indian Cultures and Cinema, SOAS, University of London.
A Symposium at McGill University and Sofitel.
Soldier of Christ: The Life of Pope Pius XII by Professor Robert A. Ventrasca, University of Western Waterloo.
Students from Chemical Engineering using different devices to participate in class activities through a student response system. Read article
Increasingly, students are listening to their course lectures on their laptops, far from campus. The emergence of MOOCs (massive open online courses) looks to be a game-changer. What does this all mean for the future of university teaching? Read article in McGill News.
Fall 2013 CREOR lecture series, September 25 to November 27. The lectures will address the theme of religion and performance in South Asia.
Birks lectures by Professor David Fergusson, The Theology of Providence: Perspectives and Problems.