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KANATA Vol. 6 – Call for Submissions!!

Fri, 2013-04-12 17:00

It is that time of year when KANATA will be publishing their wonderful journal. KANATA is an interdisciplinary student-published journal with content that focuses on topics relating to Indigenous Peoples of North America.

Mark your calendars, Friday April 12th at 5:00PM. The location is still to be determined. Pass this message to friends, professors and others who may want to attend.

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The 3rd annual Catalyst Awards Gala: A Community Sustainability Celebration

Wed, 2013-04-03 18:00
Faculty Club : Ballroom, 3450 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0E5
Price: FREE

Please RSVP* to rethink [at] mcgill [dot] ca by Friday, March 22, 2013.

The Office of Sustainability is proud to recognize the many and significant efforts that have taken place at McGill this year to grow toward sustainability, including the development of a comprehensive sustainability strategy through the Vision 2020 process.

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Catalyst Award Nominations

Wed, 2013-02-27 (All day)
Online

The deadline for submissions will be February 27 2013

The 3rd annual Catalyst Awards will be held in 2013 to recognize students, staff, and faculty who have made meaningful and enduring contributions to the sustainability movement at McGill University. The purpose of these awards is to acknowledge and celebrate those who have motivated action and led the way towards integrating sustainability into McGill’s operations, curriculum, and culture.

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Work Your B.A. 2013

Thu, 2013-02-07 17:30 - 20:00
Brown Student Services : Room 5001, 3600 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0G3
Price: FREE

Hosts: McGill Career Planning Service (CaPS) and Arts Undergraduate Society of McGill University (AUS)

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Montréal food sovereignty and systems research group: Callout for participation

Tue, 2013-01-01 (All day)

Callout for participation

In a collaborative and multidisciplinary attempt to pull together Montreal-based research, we are organizing a working group that is critically approaching food systems, security and sustainability at different levels: institutions, Montreal and its peri-urban and rural surroundings, as well as the broader ‘Global South,’ which is facing immediate issues of food crisis.

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Lecture: Money, Gift & Society In The Age Of Transition

Thu, 2013-02-28 16:00 - 19:00
Bronfman Building : Room 151, 1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1G5
Price: Donation

Sacred Economics
An Evening With Author Charles Eisenstein: Money, Gift & Society In The Age Of Transition

Please join us as author Charles Eisenstein walks us through the history of money from ancient gift economies to modern capitalism, and shares his views on how Sacred Economics can liberate us from our own shackles and help us break away from the endless struggle to grow and grow.

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Contact: Paul Simard
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Office Phone: 514-398-7618
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Lecture: Your Brain On Nature

Thu, 2013-01-31 19:00
Adams Building : Auditorium, 3450 rue University Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0E8
Price: Free

Don't miss a great lecture with Dr. Alan C. Logan, the naturopathic doctor and well-published scientific author, who co-wrote with physician Dr. Eva Selhub, the new book Your Brain On Nature: The Science of Nature’s Influence on Your Health, Happiness, and Vitality. Scientific studies have shown that natural environments can have remarkable benefits for human health. Natural environments are more likely to promote positive emotions; and viewing and walking in nature have been associated with heightened physical and mental energy.

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Biological Invasions: The Ecological and Societal Impacts of Non-native Species

Thu, 2013-02-14 18:00
Redpath Museum : Auditorium, 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4
Price: Free
Anthony Ricciardi

This Cutting Edge lecture is presented by Anthony Ricciardi (Redpath Museum and McGill School of Environment)

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CANCELLATION NOTICE: sustainabilityXchange

Tue, 2012-10-30 (All day)
Sherbrooke 1010 : Suite 1032, 1010 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montréal Québec Canada , H3A 2R7
Price: FREE

Cancellation notice: next session of sustainabilityXchange October 30 
Please be advised that the next session of the sustainabilityXchange originally scheduled October 30 has been cancelled.

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