Series of 8 conferences organized by the Great North Mental Health Program of the Douglas Mental Health University Institute12:00 to 13:30/ Amphitheatre William E. (Douglas Hall) Topic: History and culture: Cree Territory of Eeyou Istchee - The Evolution of Health and Social Services in the Cree Territory of Eeyou Istchee, 1960s to the Present Speakers: Bella PetawabanoChair of the Board of Directors of the Cree Board of Health and Social Services of James Bay --
A Legal Theory Workshop with Annalise Acorn, Thomas Lawlor Professor of Law and Ethics, Faculty of Law, University of Alberta. Professor Acorn's topic is “Hero Worship”, which continues her investigation of law and emotion. She has taught and written about legal themes in literature and this talk will also be further in that vein, focussing considerably upon George Eliot’s Middlemarch.
Geographical Indications in New Contexts: The Promise, Perils and Politics of Protecting Place-Based Products
McGill's Centre for Intellectual Property Policy presents Professor Rosemary Coombe of York University, on "Geographical Indications in New Contexts: The Promise, Perils and Politics of Protecting Place-Based Products".
Have you noticed how many trees are inside McGill and why? Students, faculty and staff are invited to step aside from the routine and walk with each other through underground McGill to see with new eyes.
The uApply system will undergo a scheduled maintenance operation Wednesday, March 19, between 4 pm and 6 pm. The system will be unavailable during this period. uApply is the system used by applicants to McGill graduate programs and by admissions staff to process those applications.
As part of the Infection and Immunity Seminar Series, Dr. François Boudreau from Université de Sherbrooke will be giving a lecture entitled “The Role of the NCOR1 transcriptional complex during intestinal inflammation”
The third talk in the "4 O'Clock Forum" series will be given by Prof. Tim Geary, director of the Institute of Parasitology.
John A. Hall (bio page), James McGill Professor of Sociology, will talk about civility, its rise, fall and re-emergence, underscoring its social impact and contrasting it to alternative ideological options available in the marketplace. Organized by the Katharine A. Pearson Chair in Civil Society and Public Policy.
Peggy Phelan, Media@McGill visiting scholar "Reconsidering Ronald Reagan: Politics as Performance Art"
After Vilnius: The EU's Eastern Partnership and Secessionist Conflicts Speaker: Magdalena Dembinska, Department of Political Science, Université de Montréal.