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Amphitheatre (4C.1)

3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada
(514) 931-8731

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May 2013

Readings of Original Works

May 6, 2013 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada
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September 2013

DSSU Special General Assembly

September 10, 2013 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada
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Dawson Support Staff Union Special General Assembly

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October 2013

University of British Columbia Info Session

October 8, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada
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Take the opportunity to learn about life and learning at UBC and where you could be in the near future. All students and parents welcomed! Date: Tuesday, Oct. 8 Time: 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Room: 4C.1 Register online at: http://you.ubc.ca/

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September 2014

Commit, Engage, Inspire…Sustainability projects at Dawson

September 4, 2014 @ 10:00 am - September 5, 2014 @ 11:00 am
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada
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Environmental Studies/Environmental Science Seminar Series Date:                     Thursday September 4, 2014 Time:                    10:00 AM Location:             4C.01 (Amphitheatre) Speaker:              Chris Adam, Sustainable Dawson/CRLT program Title:                    Commit, Engage, Inspire...Sustainability projects at Dawson This presentation will review how students and college staff are getting involved in projects ranging from biodiversity sites, rooftop gardens and honey bees, green house gas reduction, garbage audits and more. Several students will perform and share what they have learned about the environment through music, journal writing, poetry and even…

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October 2014

Transgender Seeking…

October 20, 2014 @ 7:30 am - 9:30 pm
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada
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$5

Transgender Seeking… by Sunny Drake Directed by Gein Wong ** Sold out shows & rave responses in Europe, the USA & Canada* Jimmy is trying to quit romance, cold turkey. An exposing, funny and tender look at queer and trans relationships including run-ins with the anti-monogamy police, online dating mishaps and figuring out figuring out whether to throw out or reinvent mainstream relationship ideals. This smart, fast-paced take on dating in an age of social media and technology features visually…

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January 2015

An Ecological and Evolutionary Perspective in Cancer Research

January 29, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada

 Guest speaker: Simon P. Daoust, PhD.; John Abbott College (Biology) “To boldly go where no one has gone before”, made famous by Star Trek, this line also sums up quite eloquently what it is to be a scientist.  From insects, parasites, humans and tumors, to communities, ecosystems and global patterns, Simon considers that his job is to explore the beautiful, complex and relatively unknown natural world that we inhabit.  Generally interested in how complex systems such as populations, communities and…

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February 2015

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February 11, 2015 @ 5:05 pm
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada

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Waskaganish History, Law & Politics

February 26, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada
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Speaker: David Schulze, Attorney and specialist in Aboriginal law Description: For this week's presentation we are excited to welcome David Schulze, who will be discussing the history, law, and politics of Waskaganish - a Cree community located in the James Bay region of Quebec. Since the signing of the James Bay Agreement in 1975, hydroelectric projects have had profound and often controversial impacts on Cree communities in Quebec, and the community of Waskaganish is no exception: the diversion of the…

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Sustainability in China Presentation

February 26, 2015 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada
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Zhuoran Wang, visiting instructor from the Industrial Design Program at Shanghai Normal University in Shanghai, China will be making a presentation about sustainability in China and in Chinese industrial design this Thursday, February 26 from 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm in the 4C.1 amphitheater. The presentation will be in Mandarin with simultaneous English translation. A question and answer period will follow the presentation.

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March 2015

NDP MPs speak at Dawson

March 4, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada
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The Dawson NDP is proud to announce that NDP MPs Matthew Dubé and Ève Péclet will be at Dawson on March 4th in 4C.1 from 6-8 PM to discuss the role of youth in politics and issues affecting young people. They will also be speaking about their individual experiences and jobs in Parliament.  Matthew is the Official Opposition Critic for Youth and Sport while Ève is the Chair of the NDP’s Youth Caucus and Deputy Critic for Justice. This is…

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Hockey Sticks, Outdoor Rinks and Climate Change

March 5, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada
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Speaker: Emeritus Professor Lawrence Mysak, CM, FRSC; Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences; McGill University, Montreal Title: "Hockey Sticks, Outdoor Rinks and Climate Change" Description: I will begin by discussing the Northern Hemisphere warming observed during the past 50 years, and show that this has had a significant impact on the length of the outdoor skating season in Canada. Next I will review climate change over the history of the Earth, ending with the relatively large and rapid global warming…

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Sustainable Campuses: Sharing our Knowledge

March 26, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada
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Speakers: Chris Vaughn, Chris Adam, Gisela Frias and the four interns: Morgen Bertheussen, Alberta Byers, Ella Martin and Mikayla Salmon-Beitel Since 2012 Dawson College has been engaged in an institutional collaborative initiative to generate and share knowledge on campus sustainability. We have established a partnership with Mexican post-secondary educational institutions which has grown and strengthened over the years. Through this partnership we have carried out collaborative research and designed forums, conferences, workshops, and courses together. An important means to sustain…

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Urban Seedling Indoor Seed Starting Workshop

March 27, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada
$20

Led by Tereska Gesing from Urban Seedling 12:00-1:00 p.m. 4.C.1 $20 per person: All proceeds will go to benefit Dawson Gardens Starting your own plants from seed is fun, fascinating and a great way to save money on plants for your garden. As well as getting a jump on the short Montreal growing season, start­ing seeds gives you access to growing a wide variety of unusual, new or heirloom plants that are not readily available at most garden centres or…

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April 2015

Environmental Studies/Environmental Science Seminar Series

April 9, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada

**SPECIAL STUDENT PRESENTATION** Dawson College @ Costa Rica! Science students who have gone to Costa Rica in January 2015 to complete their Independent Study CE component are going to share their experience with the college community on Thursday April 9th! To all science students interested in finding out how you can register for the new multidisciplinary complimentary course “Nature & Culture” in January 2016…. come to the seminar to get all the information!

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Music translated into ballet

April 13, 2015 @ 12:50 pm - 2:00 pm
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada

This lecture, presented within the framework of the complementary course “Classical Music” (Arts & Aesthetics I) with the collaboration of S.P.A.C.E. (Sciences Participating with Arts and Culture in Education), deals with the moving catalyst in music and the elements of arrangement choreography uses to translate this into movement in three-dimensional space. “Classical Music” is a complementary course that combines music appreciation with music history in a multi-disciplinary context. A major theme of the course focuses on the role classical music…

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Marc Garneau speaks at Dawson

April 16, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada

Environmental Studies/Environmental Science Seminar Series Speaker: Marc Garneau   Summary: We are very excited to be welcoming Marc Garneau to the Environment Seminar Series so that he can speak to us about his experience as the first Canadian in outer space. Mr. Garneau flew on three flights aboard NASA Space shuttles and was the president of the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) from 2001 - 2006. He resigned from the CSA in 2006 so that he could run for the Liberal Party…

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“Trans Youth and their Parent Advocates: The Shifting Medical, Educational, and Political Landscape in Canada”

April 16, 2015 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada
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Special Guest Lecture: Professor Kimberley Manning, Concordia University Professor Manning is a founder and board member of Gender Creative Kids, an organization in Canada that advocates on behalf of transgendered youth.  In her leadership role at Gender Creative Kids, she has developed and delivered training for faculty and administration within Quebec schools on making educational institutions safe spaces for transgendered students. In addition, she has been an outspoken voice in the effort to amend the Canadian Human Rights Act to…

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May 2015

RADIO NOIR

May 5, 2015 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada
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Hard Boiled Detectives . . . .with a twist. Radio show, written, performed and produced by students.

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September 2015

Peace Studies Information Session

September 2, 2015 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada
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Are you a student, teacher, or staff person at Dawson College? Would you like to know more about the Peace Studies Certificate offered to Dawson students enrolled in any DEC program? Join us for our fall Information Session Light refreshments will be served.

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Environmental Studies/Environmental Science Seminar Series – Campus Sustainability: Dawson @ Mexico

September 3, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada

Environmental Studies/Environmental Science Seminar Series Date: Thursday September 3rd, 2015 Time: 10 a.m. Room: 4C1 Title: Campus Sustainability: Dawson @ Mexico Presenters:  Ella Martin (Environmental Science student); Alberta Byers (Environmental Studies Profile student); Morgen Bertheussen (Environmental Studies Profile student); Mikayla Salmon-Beitel (Environmentnal Science student); Gisela Frias (Geography Department) Brief Summary: Since 2012 Dawson College has been engaged in an institutional collaborative initiative to generate and share knowledge on Campus Sustainability. We have established a partnership with Mexican post-secondary educational institutions…

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November 2015

North-South Studies presents Yves Engler

November 20, 2015 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada

Yves Engler author of  Canada in Africa 300 years of Aid and Exploitation. Friday November 20 at 11:30 a.m. in Room 4C.1 the amphitheatre. Everyone welcome. Beit Zatoun: Yves Engler continues his groundbreaking analyses of past and present Canadian foreign policy with Canada in Africa — 300 years of Aid and Exploitation. This work documents Canadian involvement in the transatlantic slave trade, “scramble for Africa”, missionary movement and European colonialism. .”) Based on an exhaustive look at the public record…

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February 2017

Business universities @ Dawson

February 1, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada
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University advisors from JMSB - Concordia, Desautels-McGill, and HEC-UdeM will come present their programs to Dawson students on February 1 at 13h00 in 4C.1. They will be discussing the following issues: R-score required to get accepted in the program; Characteristics and resources of the program; Description of COOP and/or the possibility to study abroad; Information and/or data on graduating students; Other information about the program: preparation for CPA exams, stages, average class size... After their presentation, students will be able…

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Law school and legal practice in Quebec: Anne-France Goldwater

February 24, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada
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Anne-France Goldwater

Double-speaker event: Marie-France Ouimet and Anne-France Goldwater. Ms. Marie-France Ouimet will explain the law school application process and what to expect when you get there.Anyone currently applying or planning to apply for law school needs to hear this. Ms. Anne-France Goldwater, will be speaking on her legal practice. Ms. Goldwater was involved in such precedent setting court cases as Hendricks and Leboeuf vs. Quebec that resulted in legal same-sex marriage in Quebec, Lola vs. Eric which challenged Quebec's common law…

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April 2017

Venture Creation Information Session

April 5, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada

Inspired from best practices in incubation in the USA and Canada and built on a solid foundation of experience in education and on preparing individuals for careers, Dawson College and iC MTL join forces to offer an instructional program to accompany students/incubees in the pre- startup and startup phases of a new venture in the creative and cultural industries. Attend an info session to find out more about this program. Register online.

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October 2017

Food policy 101: Mapping the landscape

October 26, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada
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This talk showcases an overview of food policy in Canada. It present a dozen Canadian policy maps on issues related to equity, health and sustainability.  From the discussion papers it is clear that the existing agri-food policy landscape in Canada is highly complex, uneven and dynamic.  A variety of different initiatives, policy and programs are being piloted at various levels of government, while troubling gaps remain in certain policy areas and regions. The challenge is to ascertain how these policies might be better connected together, networked and joined-up.  A national food policy…

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November 2017

No simple solutions: how 40 years of sustainability efforts in cocoa have failed

November 2, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada
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This September, Costa Rica's biggest organic cocoa farm was sold to a pineapple plantation and the trees are being cut for a monoculture. In the Ivory Coast farmers are burning down nature reserves to plant cacao while others are illegally mining. Figuring out actual solutions requires a deeper understanding of power. I'll explain what cacao is - where it came from and how colonization, industrialization and the marketing mythology have shaped power relations and made it difficult for us to…

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Environmental Seminar Series – Northern Exposure: Insects and Spiders of Canada’s Arctic

November 23, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada
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Canada’s vast northern ecosystems are home to thousands of species of arthropods (insects, spiders and their relatives); these small animals perform important functions, from pollination through to providing food for highly valued wildlife. My research has explored the biodiversity and natural history of northern species, from the bizarre life cycles of parasitic wasps through to curious scorpion-like creatures found under rocks beside rivers and streams in the Yukon. This seminar will tell the tales of these species, and also explore…

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November 2018

Environmental Seminar

November 8, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada
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Speaker: Grant Brown, PhD (Concordia University, Biology department) Fear of the unknown: Neophobia as an adaptive response to uncertain risks. Due to the unforgiving nature of predation, prey animals are continually faced with the conflicting demands of predator avoidance and a suite of other fitness-related activities. The reliable assessment of local predation risks should allow prey to optimize behavioural decisions. However, predation risks can be spatially and temporally variable, leading to uncertainty in local risks. Such uncertainty is argued to…

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February 2019

Information session – Study Italian in Florence Italy Summer 2019

February 13 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada
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WEDNESDAY, FEB  13 at 12 NOON, ROOM 4C.1 AMPHITHEATRE Study Italian Language in Florence Italy Summer 2019 7 Levels of Instruction, classes from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 80 hours of lessons over 4 weeks. Many dates to choose from, some dates are: June 01 or June 29 June 29 to July 27 OTHER DATES AVAILABLE You have the choice of living on your own, or with a family, or with other students from around the world. Registration is done right…

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Screening of Ninth Floor

February 20 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada
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Ninth Floor is a 2015 National Film Board of Canada documentary film written and directed by Mina Shum about the 1969 Sir George Williams riot, a student occupation led by Black West Indian-born students to protest alleged racism at the Montreal university.  The film will be followed with Q&A period facilitated by David Austin (author of Fear of a Black Nation)

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March 2019

CONFERENCE on “Women against Forced Displacement and Neo-Fascism – For a world free of inequality”

March 2 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada
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Saturday, March 2nd -- CONFERENCE on “Women against Forced Displacement and Neo-Fascism – For a world free of inequality” Dawson 4C.1 Amphitheatre – 1pm-4pm   Women of Diverse Origins invites our sisters and allies to come out to hear from some of the women on the front lines of struggles against forced displacement - from Wet’suwet’en where indigenous communities are mustering all their strength to stop another pipeline from transforming their ancestral land, to Palestine where women play a key role in…

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Environmental Seminar Series

March 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Amphitheatre (4C.1), 3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada
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Environmental Seminar Series DATE: Thursday March 7, 2019 Room: 4C.1 Time: 10am - 11:30am Title: Plastic pollution: A new form of global change Speaker: Alex Crew, Ricciardi Lab, McGill University   Summary: Over the past 50 years, plastic products have become an important product in modern society. However, all the benefits that plastic products have provided us in terms of durability, flexibility and low cost, have allowed it to become one of our most pervasive forms of waste, which are…

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