Annual Maysie MacSporran Lecture: Dr. Deborah Buszard, professor of plant science, on the history of Macdonald College in recognition of its upcoming centenary.
Catherine Lichten, Physiology, McGill
Pin Zhou, Dept of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Free, do-it-yourself computer care clinics. Register online, bring your desktop or laptop, and get protected from virus and malware attacks.
Jim Duff, former editor, Suburban newspaper, and former CJAD radio broadcaster.
Make a fossil replica out of plaster to take home as a souvenir of your visit to the museum during "Science pour tous!" Choose from either a dinosaur toe bone, a shark's tooth or an ancient sea snail shell.
Discover what Canada looked like during the dinosaur age and meet the dinosaurs that walked this land. Learn about Albertosaurus, one of the museum's star attractions.
"La Magie de la Chimie" a été décrit comme un de ces rares spectacles qui joignent divertissement et éducation. Cet ensemble de démonstrations chimiques, de tours de magie, d'anecdotes et d'informations pertinentes offrent autant à l'initié qu'au néophyte un fascinant regard sur la chimie.
How is slime made? How to keep cooked green peas green? How did the Germans propel their V2 rockets? A series of educational and entertaining demonstrations that convey the excitement of science in general and chemistry in particular.
This multidisciplinary event is expected to attract 6,000 researchers and interested delegates. McGill faculty, staff and students are encouraged to become involved as delegates and volunteers. Advance registration at www.acfas.ca/congres.