Office for Science and Society

“Science and Nonsense” Conference

29Jul2013

Repêchage will host a one-day conference titled “Science and Nonsense: Hear from the Experts and Get the Facts about the Beauty Industry.” The presentation will feature keynote speakers,...

Alternative Medicine

18Feb201418:00
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Dr. Joe Schwarcz will be presenting a talk on Alternative Medicine at St. George's University in Granada/ossCategory: Public lectures and conferences Public outreach Faculty of Science

Dr. Joe and The Food Babe

Published: 18Jul2014

I spent quite some time talking with the reporter who wrote this story about the Food Babe. She did quote me correctly but as far as having lots of fans and "some" critics goes...well those "some"...

Sense, Nonsense and Science

2Nov2013

Dr. Joe Schwarcz will be speaking at the BC Greenhouse Growers’ Association annual banquet. /ossCategory: Public lectures and conferences

Online course offers Food for Thought on ever-changing information

Published: 17Jan2014

What is it like to teach a class of more than 20,000 students? I don’t know, but I’m about to find out. Colleagues David Harpp and Ariel Fenster and I have been selected to offer McGill’s first ...

"Public Perception of Agriculture - Facts and Myths"

10Aug201313:00
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Dr. Joe Schwarcz will peak your interest with the "Public Perception of Agriculture - Facts & Myths" where he will trace the path between fear-mongerers and chemical enthusiasts in agriculture....

Book Launch: Is That a Fact?

8May201419:00

Is That A Fact? /ossCategory: Public lectures and conferences Public outreach Faculty of Science

CTV Montreal: Artificial sweeteners, low-fat diet

Published: 30Dec2014

Click here to see Dr. Joe Schwarcz on CTV Montreal news

Dr. Joe's: "Houdini!"

31Oct201312:30

 /ossCategory: Public lectures and conferences

"Food for Thought" Launches Today!

Published: 22Jan2014

"Food for Thought" launches at exactly noon today! At 12:00 you can log on and watch the first lecture. The course is totally free but you have to register. We now have over 20,000 students...

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