Come out and cheer on McGill's Redmen hockey team, who are having a super season and are co-ranked number 1 nationally in university hockey as of Jan. 30. Let's cheer "Go McGill!" as they pursue yet another win. Look for the familiar McGill flag in the stands and come on over to join the fun.
Directed by Sam Ball, "Citizen Film" (McGill, 1991), produced by Marian Scheuer Sofaer. The film is about a remarkable young mother in the French resistance. Discussion with the filmmakers follows.
Winter Seminar Series 2006: Laura Misener, PhD candidate, Dept of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta
To highlight the official visit of the Mayor of Montreal, Gérald Tremblay, and to celebrate the presence in Paris of graduates and students from Montreal universities, the Quebec chargée d'affaires and delegate for francophone and multilateral affairs, Madame Céline Olivier, is pleased to invite you to a reception.
Carin Holroyd, manager, academic relations, and senior research analyst, Asia Pacific Foundation, Vancouver, will present new APF Research Grants Program for graduate students and faculty: Canada in Asia Publications Series, Policy Research Grants, Conference Support, Post-Graduate Research Fellowships, Media Grants, Special Initiative Funding.
Geometric Group Theory Seminar: L. Silberman, IAS. Combining several existing results in metric geometry we show that the wild group constructed by Gromov has a strong fixed point property for isometric actions, generalizing the proof that the group has Kazhdan property (T).
Mitchell Drumm, Depts of Pediatrics and Genetics, Case Western Reserve University
Dr. Jamil Ragep, Dept of History of Science, University of Oklahoma
Ron Liem, PhD, Columbia University
Avindra Nath, MD, Johns Hopkins University