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Health equity, determinants of health and COVID-19: Conversation 4

Department Events - Wed, 2020-04-22 11:02

This event will take place in English. It will also feature closed captioning and simultaneous American Sign Language (ASL) interpretation.

 

Join us on April 22, 2020, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. (ET) for a conversation on community impacts and responses related to food insecurity, disability and ethics.

Humanities Colloquium Capstone Lecture

Department Events - Tue, 2020-03-10 10:58

The Future of the French Revolution

Dr. Yvon Grenier
Department of Political Science

Thursday, 26 March 2020
7:30 p.m.
Mulroney Hall 2032

Humanities Colloquium Capstone Lecture

Department News - Tue, 2020-03-10 10:58

The Future of the French Revolution

Dr. Yvon Grenier
Department of Political Science

Thursday, 26 March 2020
7:30 p.m.
Mulroney Hall 2032

Cancelled -Spanish Language Film Series - All About My Mother

Department Events - Tue, 2020-03-10 09:21

All About My Mother - Young Esteban wants to become a writer and also to discover the identity of his second mother, a trans woman, carefully concealed by his mother Manuela.  After Esteban's tragic death on his 17th birthday, Manuela quits her job and journeys to Barcelona, where she hopes to find her son's father, Lola.  Instead she is reunited with old friends, but tragedy strikes again.  

TW:  This film contains portrayals of violence (sexual and otherwise) and drug use.

(Re)Enchanting the World by Making: Octopi, Bottle Tops, and Ollie Bots

Department Events - Fri, 2020-03-06 08:14

Faculty of Arts Lecture Series

L. Lynda Harling Stalker
Department of Sociology

(Re)Enchanting the World by Making: Octopi, Bottle Tops, and Ollie Bots

Tuesday, 17 March 2020
Mulroney Hall 4032
3:45 p.m.

Reception to follow.
All are welcome

(Re)Enchanting the World by Making: Octopi, Bottle Tops, and Ollie Bots

Department News - Fri, 2020-03-06 08:14

Faculty of Arts Lecture Series

L. Lynda Harling Stalker
Department of Sociology

(Re)Enchanting the World by Making: Octopi, Bottle Tops, and Ollie Bots

Tuesday, 17 March 2020
Mulroney Hall 4032
3:45 p.m.

Reception to follow.
All are welcome

Student Research Day

Department Events - Thu, 2020-03-05 09:10

Student Research Day

 Mulroney Hall Scholar's Walk

Featuring over 100 Research Posters and Presentations By STFX students. 

All are Welcome!

Spanish Language Film Series - No

Department Events - Mon, 2020-03-02 15:10

No - Military dictator Augusto Pinochet calls for a referendum to decide his permanence in power in 1988, the leaders of the opposition persuade a young daring advertising executive - René Saavedra - to head their campaign.  With limited resources and under the constant scrutiny of the despot's watchmen, Saavedra and his team conceive of a bold plan to win the election and free their country from oppression.  (Description adapted from:  https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2059255/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1).

Immersion Service Learning Presentation Night

Department Events - Wed, 2020-02-26 15:24

Immersion Service Learning participants who traveled to Peru, Germany, Poland, and Ecuador over the 2020 reading week, will talk about their experiences. All are welcome.

Immersion Service Learning offers an opportunity to travel  to diverse communities in Canada or abroad, and learn about and reflect upon important global issues like social justice,  education, health, community development, fair trade, women’s issues, international development, history,  politics, human rights, and food sustainability.

The Anxieties of Americans and the Challenge for Canada

Department Events - Fri, 2020-02-14 13:39

Brian Mulroney Institute of Government
Distinguished Speakers' Series
presents

Mr. Jeffrey Simpson
Former Globe and Mail National Affairs columnist

Renee Horton (AUPAC Keynote Speaker)

Department Events - Thu, 2020-01-30 13:39

Renee Horton, NASA Engineer and advocate for diversity and inclusion in science, will deliver a keynote talk at the Atlantic Undergraduate Physics and Astronomy Conference (AUPAC 2020) in the Schwartz Auditorium. Keynote talks at AUPAC 2020 are open to the public. For more information visit http://physics.stfx.ca/AUPAC2020/Aupac-home.php

Donna Strickland (AUPAC keynote speaker)

Department Events - Thu, 2020-01-30 13:35

Donna Strickland, winner of the 2018 Nobel Prize in Physics, will  deliver a keynote talk about her work at the Atlantic Undergraduate Physics and Astronomy Conference (AUPAC 2020) in the Schwartz Auditorium. Keynote talks at AUPAC 2020 are open to the public. For more information visit http://physics.stfx.ca/AUPAC2020/Aupac-home.php

Allan MacDonald (AUPAC keynote speaker)

Department Events - Thu, 2020-01-30 13:31

Allan MacDonald will deliver a keynote talk about his work on twistronics at the Atlantic Undergraduate Physics and Astronomy Conference (AUPAC 2020) in the Schwartz Auditorium. Dr. MacDonald won the 2020 Wolf Prize in Physics and is a StFX alumnus. Keynote talks at AUPAC 2020 are open to the public. For more information visit http://physics.stfx.ca/AUPAC2020/Aupac-home.php

Spanish Language Film Series

Department Events - Fri, 2020-01-24 10:24

The Department of Modern Languages and several partners are proud to present the folliwing films during the Winter 2020 semester:

El Norte--February 5 @ 5 pm in MULH 4022

The Motorcycle Diaries--February 27 @ 6 pm in MULH 4022

No--March 9 @ 3:15 pm in CO 333

All About My Mother--March 19 @ 4:15 pm in MULH 4032

Please see attached poster for more information

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