Visit the Sustainability Research Symposium on March 14th for sepakers, posters, discussions, and lunch!
Dr. David W. Wolfe | Professor at Cornell University
Dr. Monica Mulrennan | Associate Professor at Concordia University
ALL ARE WELCOME.
ADMISSION IS FREE FOR THE LECTURE AND FOR A POST-LECTURE WINE-AND-CHEESE RECEPTION.
Don't miss a great lecture with Dr. Alan C. Logan, the naturopathic doctor and well-published scientific author, who co-wrote with physician Dr. Eva Selhub, the new book Your Brain On Nature: The Science of Nature’s Influence on Your Health, Happiness, and Vitality. Scientific studies have shown that natural environments can have remarkable benefits for human health. Natural environments are more likely to promote positive emotions; and viewing and walking in nature have been associated with heightened physical and mental energy.
This Cutting Edge lecture is presented by Anthony Ricciardi (Redpath Museum and McGill School of Environment)
SPF Social at Gerts
The event will showcase the many accomplishments of past projects and connect like-minded students at McGill. Students will get the chance to network and to receive feedback on their ideas from the SPF Working Group.
At the social, students can also sign up on arrival for any of the following open-mic events:
Come and learn new approaches to lowering our carbon footprints. Everyone is welcome to attend and refreshments will be served.
Got ideas about McGill's sustainable future? Come share them on Wednesday, April 4 between 11-2 in the Macdonald-Stewart lobby. This is a drop-in event--stop by, have a cupcake, and stay as long as your schedule allows. There will be maps, markers, big papers and great conversation. This event is part of Vision 2020--a year of conversation, consultation, and planning to set McGill's sustainabilit
Got ideas about McGill’s sustainable future? This is where we build it. This event is a core part of the Vision 2020 process—ideas generated here will feed directly into McGill’s sustainability vision and action plan. The event will include brief presentations, facilitated round-table discussions and lots of opportunity for lively exchange. Coffee and snacks will be provided.
A collaborative dialogue & consultation for Vision 2020: Creating a Sustainable McGill, ASAP 2012: Achieving Strategic Academic Priorities, SRP: Strategic Research Plan. All are welcome. RSVP to comms [dot] sustainability [at] mcgill [dot] ca Presented by the Office of Sustainability, the Office for Science and Society, the Dean of Science, and the Dean of Arts.