Department Events

Subscribe to Department Events feed
Updated: 1 hour 25 min ago

Fighting for the Soul of a Nation: The Brian Mulroney Institute of Government's 2020 US Presidential Election Panel

Thu, 2020-10-22 19:10

As the world waits for the conclusion of one of the most consequential – and contentious – elections in US history, the Brian Mulroney Institute of Government will be bringing together a panel of scholars to weigh in on what's at stake and the impact the outcome could have on Canadians.

The panel discussion will be followed by an audience Q&A.

Panelists: Donald E. Abelson (BMIG), Nathan Allen (Political Science), Jim Bickerton (Political Science), Yvon Grenier (Political Science), Devon Parris (English), Anna Zuschlag (BMIG)

ACENET:An Introduction to Graph Convolution Neural Networks and Background Theory

Fri, 2020-10-02 11:29

ACENET presents an exploration of graph convolutional neural networks and an introduction to the underlying mathematics.

ACENET: Programming Workshop: Unix Shell, Version Control and R

Thu, 2020-10-01 13:29

Using software-carpentry.org materials this workshop introduces you to the fundamentals of the Unix Shell, Version Control with Git and R.

ACENET: Programming Basics & Applications for Humanities & Social Science

Thu, 2020-10-01 09:37

Introductory workshop for researchers/students who are interested in programming basics for Humanities and Social Sciences applications.

No prior experience with programming is required. Applications will include web scraping, survey field restriction, websites and text analysis.

Health equity, determinants of health and COVID-19: Conversation 5

Tue, 2020-04-28 14:19

This event will take place in English, with closed captioning and simultaneous American Sign Language (ASL) interpretation.

 

Join us on April 29, 2020, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. (ET) for a conversation about equitable futures in a post-COVID-19 society.

Health equity, determinants of health and COVID-19: Conversation 5

Tue, 2020-04-28 14:18

This event will take place in English, with closed captioning and simultaneous American Sign Language (ASL) interpretation.

 

Join us on April 29, 2020, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. (ET) for a conversation about equitable futures in a post-COVID-19 society.

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

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.

Health equity, determinants of health and COVID-19: Conversation 3

Mon, 2020-04-13 15:24

This event will take place in English.

Join us on April 15, 2020, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. (ET) for a conversation on Indigenous perspectives on COVID-19.

As the COVID-19 pandemic evolves, it follows and amplifies lines of existing inequities. We recognize that you, our friends and colleagues in the public health community, are being called to go above and beyond, whether from your home office or on the frontlines.

Cancelled - STFX Department of Celtic Studies Presents St. Patrick and the case of the poisoned leg

Tue, 2020-03-10 14:21

St. Patrick and the case of the poisoned leg - Part of the Medieval Medicine in Irish Saga Texts project.

A lecture by Dr. Ranke de Vries followed by a reception.

All are welcome

Humanities Colloquium Capstone Lecture

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

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.

Cancelled -Our Story

Fri, 2020-03-06 13:33

Presented by the Antigonish Highland Society & the Society for the Ships of 1801.

Talks Presented in Room 205, 1:30 pm in Schwartz School of Business, StFX.  Free to attend.  Donations accepted at the door.

Sunday, March 15:  Who were the ancient Celts?  A brief history of the Celtic peoples and their descendants, by Michael Linkletter.

Sunday, March 22:  A Gaelic Zenith:  The Lordship of the Isles, Clan MacDonald and Gaelic Nova Scotia by Lewis MacKinnon.

StFX Jazz Nonet

Fri, 2020-03-06 10:30

March 16th @ 8PM

FREE event open to the public.

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

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

Faculty Research Day

Thu, 2020-03-05 09:38

Faculty Research Day

Mulroney Hall - Scholar's Walk & Gallery

Featuring a Wide Range of Oral and Poster Research Presentations by STFX Faculty

Student Research Day

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!

Pages