UTSC Speakers Series

This Spring, the University of Toronto Scarborough continues our Snider Speaker's Series - Great Explorations - welcoming you to join us and hear from some of the campus' most renowned thinkers.  Building on our history of community engagement, the series offers an intellectually enriching experience that explores critical issues in the world today.  The series follows a two-part format, opening with remarks followed by a question-and-answer period with attendees.

REGISTER for our SPRING 2018 DATES -> April 3, 17 & 24 and May 1 too! 

Talks and Q&A run from: 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Location: Environmental Science & Chemistry (EV on map) Building, Catalyst Centre, 1065 Military Trail

REGISTER for this *FREE* series - see registration details, or please contact deanadmin@utsc.utoronto.ca or +1 (416) 208-2978          

Complimentary parking in Lots G and H will be provided - exit passes will be given out at the registration table, on the day of each event.  Refreshments will be served.

Take a look back at our engaging talks from 2017!

April 3 - Water, water, everywhere, nor any drop to drink - Are global freshwater supplies destined to run out?

Hydrogeology Prof Ken Howard explores the threat of climate change, pollution & explosive population growth on the planet’s water supply.

April 17 - The Global dissemination of online news

Prof Alejandro I. Paz is a linguistic anthropologist broadly interested in language in contexts of globalization transnationalism & diaspora

April 24 - Politics and Justice in the Quest for Decarbonization

Prof Matt Hoffmann, Political Science addresses how diverse communities are responding to the global challenge of climate change.

Professor Atiqa Hachimi, Women's & Gender Studies

May 1 - The War on Translation: Arabic and the production of Islamophobia

Prof. Atiqa Hachimi of Historical and Cultural Studies and Linguistics discusses translation of Arabic material.

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