The Gerald Schwartx School of Business is proud to present a talk by Steve Matier, President, Maritime Launch Services. The company is seeking to build a rocket launch facility in Canso, Nova Scotia that would assemble rockets and launch satellites into orbit. This would be a significant development in Nova Scotia's aerospace industry. Join us for a talk with a question and answer session to follow.
FORENSIC PSYCHOLOGY DAY@X will be held in the MacKay Room on March 8th (8:30-4:00)! This annual event is organized by StFX Forensic Psychology students and includes speakers from the criminal and correctional justice systems, forensic researchers and students. Everyone is welcome. PLEASE NOTE: we will be accepting donations of paperback books for inmates at a local correctional facility - literacy is liberty! This year's speakers include keynote Dr. Mary Anne Campbell ("Mental Health in Policing") PLUS ...
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
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
The Department of History, in conjunction with the Gender and Sexual Diverity Student Advisor, and X-Pride, proudly present "Contextualizing Stonewall: 50 Years Later in Nova Scotia. This panel will address the impact of the 1969 Stonewall uprising in New York City, an event that led to the contemporary movement Pride movement and the struggle for LGBTQ2SIA rights.
The date and location is Thursday, January 10, 7-9 pm, in Schwartz 156.
Burned exposes the little known story of the accelerating destruction of our forests for fuel. It probes the policy loopholes, huge subsidies and blatant green-washing of the burgeoning biomass power industry. The film follows a dedicated group of forest activists, ecologists, carbon scientists and concerned citizens who are fighting to educate people about the enormous value of our forests and to debunk current biomass practices as a solution to climate change.
Q&A to follow screening with Bob Bancroft and Peter Ritchie
All are welcome. Admission by donation.
The Department of Anthropology is delighted to announce the book launch of Dr. L. Jane McMillan's book Truth and Conviction: Donald Marshall Jr. and the Mi'kmaw Quest for Justice, to be held on Friday 1 February, 4:30-6:00 pm, in the Community Room at the People's Place Library. All are welcome.
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
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.
Variety entertainment by aspiring artists and theatre groups. Different performances each night.
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
L’Arche Antigonish fundraising concert & dance with Working Class Band will be held Sat., Oct. 20, at the Legion, 75 St. Ninian St.
Doors open 7 p.m.; Working Class Band on stage 7:30 p.m.
Tickets $15 (4 West St, 5¢ to $1, or at the door)
For sale on site will be L’Arche art work and 50/50 tickets
Bar service, ID required
Bar snacks by CACL
For more information
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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.
The Antigonish Choral Ensemble with StFX Vocal Ensembles, the St. James Handbell Quartet, Emery van de Wiel, Flute, and Amy Hendriks, piano present a concert of music to liven up the autumn and let your imagination fly.
Immersion Service Learning offers students the 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. Travel during February break or spring/summer. Credit options are available.
Dr George R Lucas, author of Ethics and Cyber Warfare (Oxford, 2017), will give a talk on Monday, October 1, at 5 pm in Room 215 of the Schwartz School of Business.
Talk organised by the StFX Philosophy Department. Open to all.
Contact information: Dr Will Sweet at 867 2341 / firstname.lastname@example.org
Jonathan Kuttab, International Human Rights Lawyer will offer a talk about what is happening currently in Palestine, and what are possible solutions. All are welcome to attend. 7PM, Schwartz Room 330.
Please join the monthly meeting of the Hive for Feminist Research on Friday, January 18 from 13h00-15h00 in Coady 150 (Vesgo Room)!
Nancy Forestell, History and Women’s & Gender Studies, “The Racial Politics of Feminist Internationalism: The Case of the British Commonwealth League, 1947-1967”
Jonathan Langdon, Development Studies, “The Ripple Effect: Women’s Organizing in Part of Ada Society Inspires Broader Movement”
All are welcome.
Please join the monthly meeting of the Hive for Feminist Research on Wednesday, December 5 from 13h00-15h00 in Coady 150 (Vesgo Room)!
Laura-Lee Kearns, Jennifer Mitton-Kükner, and Joanne Tompkins, Education,“Queer Educators in Schools: The Experiences of Four Beginning Teachers”
All are welcome.