Stuart Istvanffy, refugee lawyer with extensive experience in Montreal. Description and critique of current Canadian refugee policy and practice from a human rights perspective. Discussion period will follow.
Dr. Jim de Wilde, educator and venture capitalist, will discuss options for rebuilding of Somalia.
An international conference marking the bi-centenary of the British Anti-Slave Trade Act (1807).
Topics range from constructed wetlands to nitrifying biofilms, global warming and a keynote talk, "Pour Que L'Eau Vive," by Dr Gaétan Faubert of the Institute of Parasitology (talk given in English). Everyone is welcome to attend. March 22 is World Water Day: "Coping with Water Scarcity." For more information or the schedule of presentation times, please email Caroline Begg or follow the link to our website.
Dr Eric Rassart, Département des sciences biologiques, UQAM. Chair: Dr Liu.
Xavier De Bolle, PhD, Unité de Recherche en Biologie Moleculaire, Facultés Universitaires Notre-Dame de la Paix, Namur, Belgium. Chair: Dr Gruenheid.
D.O. Hebb Lecture Series 2006-2007: Dr. Richard Davidson, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Purves Lecture - Grabbing the cat by the tail: Packaging of DNA by single particles of bacteriophage phi 29 using optical tweezers
Carlos Bustamante, Dept of Chemistry, Physics, MCB and HHMI, UC-Berkeley
Learn about the application process and hear former McGill recipients talk about their experiences.
Law's Women's Caucus hosts a faculty-specific afternoon of discussion on pertinent issues that confront women and the law. Four panels of professors and students will present. With permission, ideas raised in this forum will be recorded, compiled and locally published. Refreshments will be served.