Let's Talk Collections Lecture Series: Dr Hans Larsson, curator, Vertebrate Paleontology. Sponsored by Redpath Museum Student Club.
Let's Talk Collections Lecture Series: Barbara Lawson, curator of ethnology. Sponsored by Redpath Museum Student Club.
Let's Talk Collections Lecture Series: Dr Anthony Ricciardi, curator, invertebrate zoology. Sponsored by Redpath Museum Student Club.
Ioannis Kevrekidis, Princeton
Should Canada adopt a Gross National Happiness Index, as Bhutan has? Can happiness be measured? Discuss these questions and more. Guest speakers will lead a conversation related to their expertise with participants who come from diverse backgrounds who all share a strong interest in lifelong learning.
Student Analysis Seminar: Tim Rainone. Cookies, tea, etc., afterwards. Seminar's "low-tech" level mainly intended for students; postdocs, profs, visitors are very welcome to assist and/or give talks. Topics are usually about real/complex/functional analysis, spectral theory and probability theory, but we're open to other subjects.
Asymptotic behaviour and Lp space regularity of solutions to non-linear elliptic equations related to sharp Hardy-Sobolev inequalities and applications
Dimiter Vassilev, UC Riverside
Last martini night of 2005! This Irish bar features low-key ambience, crackling fireplace, designer cocktails and an intriguing array of appetizers. Non-McGill friends always welcome!
The Honourable Dalton McGuinty, Premier of Ontario, on "Going Global: Marketing Ontario's Education to the World." This topic is of great relevance to all Canadian alumni, including McGill's valued graduates overseas.