A conference to celebrate the 400th anniversary of the Shri Guru Granth Sahib. Co-sponsored by the Canadian Sikh Council. Academics/scholars will present papers reflecting on the scriptural messages of their respective faiths: Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Judaism, Islam, Sikhism. Seating capacity limited. Register early.
The Macdonald Faculty Club celebrates its 25-year anniversary at Tadja Hall. All faculty and staff invited. RSVP to Club president Prof. Ian Strachan.
Dr Tom Herman, Acadia University, Wolfville, NS. Dr Herman is a herpetologist and ecologist who has an active research program examining the ecology and conservation of turtles (including endangered sea turtles).
Dr Dietmar Goltschnigg, University of Graz, Austria. Co-sponsored by the Austrian Cultural Forum and the Austrian Embassy to Canada. All are welcome to attend.
A conference where scholars from Europe and North America will explore the economic, cultural and political conditions, particularly among the merchant class, that provided the ground for the beginning of the vast movement known as the Renaissance. Please consult the department's website for a complete program.
Monday Noon Research Seminars: Dr Michael Mackay, McGill
The bHLH-PAS transcription factor SIM1: From development of the hypothalamus to the control of appetite
Monday Noon Research Seminars: Dr Jacques Michaud, Hôpital Ste-Justine
Dr Maggie Bruck, Dept of Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins University
John Borrows, Faculty of Law, University of Victoria, will speak on a matter relating to aboriginal peoples and the law. Co-sponsored by the Department of Justice of Canada.
Remi Quirion, Douglas Hospital Research Centre; Institute of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Addiction of CIHR; Psychiatry, McGill