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Professor Don McLean, Dean of the Faculty of Music, on

Tue, 2003-09-30 19:00 - 21:00
Vista Harbour Room, Chateau Victoria Hotel, Victoria : Vista Harbour Room, Chateau Victoria Hotel, Victoria

Pronounced Kermit, CIRMMT (Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Music Media and Technology) is a fascinating new centre bringing together experts from the Faculties of Engineering, Science, Medicine and Music. The talk will mention how the new building will affect sound recording in the next decade. Music by "The Jazz Ladies," featuring jazz standards from the 1930s to the present. Reserve early, maximum of 70 spaces available.

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Contact: Tim Houlihan
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Principal's reception

Tue, 2003-10-14 16:30 - 18:30
Redpath Hall : 3461 rue McTavish (McTavish Gates) Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 2K6

Professor Heather Munroe-Blum, Principal and Vice-Chancellor of McGill University, cordially invites all new international students to a reception to welcome them to McGill.

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Contact: International Student Services
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Get spooky for Halloween

Sat, 2003-10-25 19:00 - 21:00
Billings Estate Museum, 2100 Cabot Street, Ottawa : Billings Estate Museum, 2100 Cabot Street, Ottawa

Join us for a fun and deliciously scary Halloween Mystery Evening. Tour the lovely and enchanted estate grounds by torchlight as you hear tales of its storied and eerie history from the Ottawa Storytellers Society. Don't be surprised if some former residents of the estate from days gone by make an appearance! RSVP early; space is limited. To find out where to mail cheques, contact Jean Nelson at the email address listed below.

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Beer tasting

Wed, 2003-11-12 18:30 - 00:00
Cottage and a Kitchen, 163 Parkdale Avenue, Ottawa : Cottage and a Kitchen, 163 Parkdale Avenue, Ottawa

Two local Ottawa breweries (Scotch Irish and Heritage) will present a variety of beers. We'll sample six (approx 4-6 oz) with a description of each beer from the brewery rep. Finger foods will be served (cheese, cold cuts and quesadillas). Space limited to 25 people. To find out where to mail cheques, contact Renato Martins at the email listed below. Deadline to get your payment in: November 1.

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Contrasting Ottawa and Washington's approach to the global elimination of landmines: A comparative analysis

Wed, 2003-09-17 12:30 - 14:30
Peel 3463 : 3463 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1W7

"Reinventing Canadian Studies" lecture: Christopher Kirkey, director, Centre for the Study of Canada, SUNY Plattsburgh

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Contact: J. Bilodeau
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A passage to India

Sun, 2003-12-07 17:30 - 00:00
East Indian Co., 210 Somerset St. West (between Elgin and Metcalfe) : East Indian Co., 210 Somerset St. West (between Elgin and Metcalfe)

Learn how to cook tasty tandoori chicken, as well as delectable butter chicken, and get your hands dirty making delicious samosas. Get advice on how to use spices in Indian cuisine. After the cooking class, enjoy a dinner buffet with dishes from regions across India. Tour the restaurant and the impressive collection of artwork and artifacts, dating back over 400 years, imported from India. Deadline for payment: Friday, Dec. 5 (space is limited). To find out where to mail cheques (make them payable to "McGill Alumni Association of Ottawa"), please contact us at the email address listed below.

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Contact: Dominique
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Martini Night

Tue, 2004-01-20 18:30 - 21:00
Martini Ranch, in Hy's Steakhouse (Clarica Building on Queen St.) : Martini Ranch, in Hy's Steakhouse (Clarica Building on Queen St.)

Young McGill Alumni of Ottawa is celebrating its fourth birthday! Start off the new year with this opportunity to network; includes great martinis, birthday cake, and smokin' prizes. Come out of the cold and mingle with other alums and their friends by the tropical indoor waterfall in the Martini Ranch's atrium. RSVP by Friday, January 16, so we know how much cake to bake.

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A walk unspoiled

Sun, 2003-09-21 10:00 - 15:00

A unique opportunity to experience one of Canada's protected areas, the Mer Bleue Bog ecosystem, representative of wetland found in cool boreal forest zones. Guides: Dr Nigel Roulet, Geography prof and incoming Director, McGill School of Environment, and Dr Tim Moore, professor and former Chair, Dept of Geography, who have been conducting research on hydrology, climatology, chemistry and ecology in this area for the past six years. First session: 10:00 am-12:00 noon. Second session: 1:00-3:00pm. Wear comfortable shoes, rain gear if needed.

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Contact: Frances Ross
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2nd Annual McGill Remembers: War and peacekeeping at McGill

Tue, 2003-11-04 19:00 - 21:00
Canadian War Museum, Eaton Room, 330 Sussex Drive, Ottawa : Canadian War Museum, Eaton Room, 330 Sussex Drive, Ottawa

As part of Remembrance week, join us at the Canadian War Museum for a unique opportunity to discuss, share and remember the experience of war and peacekeeping at McGill. Dress: business casual. For veterans and serving members, medals, blazers and regimental ties are welcome. RSVP by October 31.

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Contact: James Caddell
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Office Phone: (day) 613-934-1611, (home) 613-567-1783
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Transnational commodities as local cultural icons: Barbie dolls in Mexico

Fri, 2003-09-19 12:30 - 14:00
Chancellor Day Hall : 3644 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1W9

Paige MacDougall, doctoral candidate, McGill

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Contact: Margaret Garrard
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