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Sunshine on Leith

Department Events - Mon, 2019-02-11 15:01

Learning Lodge: Honouring Indigenous Women - postponed to March 6

Department Events - Wed, 2019-02-06 21:27

Please join us February 13, 2019 at 6:30 in Immaculata for A Learning Lodge: Honouring Indigenous Women

Special guests include Jennifer Cox, Karen Bernard, Kashya Young, Devann Sylvester and Shane Bernard who will share their experiences honouring Indigenous women and the families of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

This event is hosted by students of Anthropology 234 Introduction to Indigenous Studies, Jeneva Dennis, Indigenous Student Affairs and the Knowlege Keeper on Campus Kerry Prosper

Come fill your hearts

 

 

 

The Philosopher-Spy who Cracked the Holocaust Code

Department Events - Thu, 2019-01-31 16:04

In the mid 1930s, the Canadian philosopher Winthrop Bell was commissioned by British military intelligence to write a series of reports on the political, economic, and social situation in Germany. Professor Jason Bell of the Department of Philosophy at the University of New Brunswick will give a public lecture on this enigmatic figure.

Almanya - Willkommen in Deutschland Film

Department Events - Tue, 2019-01-29 13:55

The Department of Modern Languages is showing the German Film

ALMANYA- WILLKOMMEN IN DEUTSCHLAND

A film about immigration and the question: “Where is home?”

On February 5th  at 6:30pm in Schwartz 330

Everyone is welcome

Dr. Agnes Calliste African Heritage Lecture Series

Department Events - Fri, 2019-01-18 15:11

St. Francis Xavier University’s Department of Sociology presents the ninth annual

Dr. Agnes Calliste African Heritage Lecture:

BLACK LIKE ME: REFRAMING BLACKNESS FOR DECOLONIAL POLITICS

By: Dr. George J. Sefa Dei 

February 28th, 2019

SCHW 110, 7PM

Book Launch: WikiLeaks Paradigm: Paradoxes and Revelations by Dr. Stephen Marmura

Department Events - Thu, 2019-01-10 09:51

Please join us in celebrating the launch of

The WikiLeaks Paradigm  Paradoxes and Revelations

By Dr. Stephen Marmura

Department of Sociology, STFXU

Women Working for Women in Communities webinar

Department News - Thu, 2018-11-15 16:19

Four Coady Women’s Leadership Research Fellows from South Africa, India, Ethiopia and Nigeria present their work and research in engendering livelihoods, justice, cities, and governance.  Moderator: Dr. Robin Neustaeter, Coady Institute / Master of Adult Education. Great developments have been made in the advancement of women across the continents. More girls are attending school, access to healthcare has improved and more women are working in paid jobs. YET many challenges remain. Learn more about implementing programs FOR WOMEN … WITH WOMEN

Auditions for Sunshine on Leith

Department Events - Thu, 2018-11-15 11:37

EVERYONE WELCOME TO AUDITION! NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY!

Prepare one song that shows off your vocal range, and prepare a short (1 - 2 minute) monologue of your choice. (Possible monologues are available at the Bauer Theatre, outside Room 202, but you can also do one of your own choosing). Song to be performed acapella or with recorded accompaniment. A small blue tooth speaker will be provided, or bring your own equipment.

 

The One Act Play Festival

Department Events - Thu, 2018-11-15 11:27

Variety entertainment by aspiring artists and theatre groups.  Different performances each night.

Sunshine on Leith

Department Events - Thu, 2018-11-15 11:24

a foot stomping stage musical about love, family, and identity.  Would you walk 500 miles for the one you love?

The Shoe Project

Department Events - Thu, 2018-11-15 11:21

A writing and performance workshop by local immigrant women who tell of their arrival in Canada – through a pair of shoes.  Presented in partnership with Arts Health Antigonish and ACALA.

February 8-9, 2019

7:30 pm

It's a Wonderful Life

Department Events - Thu, 2018-11-15 11:15

A holiday classic, retold as a 1940’s radio show, with love choral music.  Presented in partnership with the Antigonish Choral Ensemble.

Faculty of Arts Lecture Series

Department Events - Tue, 2018-11-06 15:28

Friday, 16 November @ 3:15 p.m. in Schwartz 156

“Confessions of a Non-Reductive Physicalist: My Life with Aristotle’s Natural Philosophy”

with Dr. Christopher Byrne, Department of Philosophy

Abstract:

Faculty of Arts Lecture Series

Department News - Tue, 2018-11-06 15:28

Friday, 16 November @ 3:15 p.m. in Schwartz 156

“Confessions of a Non-Reductive Physicalist: My Life with Aristotle’s Natural Philosophy”

with Dr. Christopher Byrne, Department of Philosophy

Abstract:

Gwynne Dyer, The Populist Revolt: Its Causes and Cure

Department Events - Mon, 2018-10-29 13:56

Brexit in Britain. Trump in America. Maybe Le Pen in France. The populist revolt continues, fueled by the belief that foreigners (the EU, Mexicans, Chinese, immigrants) are stealing the good jobs. But what's really killing the jobs is automation. Independent journalist and historian Gwynne Dyer will present his take on the Trump Era with an address entitled "The Populist Revolt: Its Causes and Cure", from his latest book, Growing Pains: Surviving the Populist Wave (2018), Please join us on Thursday, 15 November at 7 pm in the Schwartz Auditorium.

Gwynne Dyer, The Populist Revolt: Its Causes and Cure

Department News - Mon, 2018-10-29 13:56

Brexit in Britain. Trump in America. Maybe Le Pen in France. The populist revolt continues, fueled by the belief that foreigners (the EU, Mexicans, Chinese, immigrants) are stealing the good jobs. But what's really killing the jobs is automation. Independent journalist and historian Gwynne Dyer will present his take on the Trump Era with an address entitled "The Populist Revolt: Its Causes and Cure", from his latest book, Growing Pains: Surviving the Populist Wave (2018), Please join us on Thursday, 15 November at 7 pm in the Schwartz Auditorium.

Grammy Winner Jay Jennings from Snarky Puppy

Department Events - Fri, 2018-10-12 11:06

StFX Music presents Snarky Puppy's Jay Jennings in concert with StFX Music faculty.

3-time Grammy winning recording artist, Jay’s reputation as a flawless reader and profoundly lyrical soloist has led to supporting work with some of the world’s finest artists including Aretha Franklin, James Taylor, Billy Joel and many more. Jay is currently touring with country music star Toby Keith and is living in los Angeles, California. He continues to record and tour with the Grammy Award-winning Snarky Puppy.

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