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Program

CLICK HERE for the detailed program for this year's Earth Day Colloquium. 

Program Overview

April 9, 2015

9:00 - 9:30: Registration (P&AB Atrium)

9:30 - 10:15: Invited Speaker - Sujane Kandasamy, co-founder of The Starfish Canada, a youth-based environmental advocacy group (P&AB Rm 148)

10:15 - 10:30: Breal (P&AB Atrium)

10:30 - 11:15: Concurrent Presentations Session #1 (Long Talks)  (P&AB Rm 106 & 148 )

11:20 - 11:50: Presentation Session #2 (5 min. Speed Talks) (P&AB Rm 148)

12:00 - 1:30: Lunch and Poster Session (P&AB Atrium)

1:20 - 2:15: Invited Speaker - Mary Muter, Chair of Sierra Club Canada’s Great Lakes Section (P&AB Rm 148)

        The Great Lakes - a mainly finite resource. Are we managing them responsibly? Why should we care?

2:20 - 3:05: Concurrent Presentation Sessions #3 (P&AB Rm 117 & 148)

3:15 - 4:00: Invited Speaker - Sybil Taylor, Steam Whistle Brewing (P&AB Rm 148)

4:30 - 6:00: Keynote Speaker - John Dunn

A wilderness explorer and photographer. His multimedia presentation will walk us through his completion of over 20 arctic expeditions.

Natural Science Rm 145

6:00: Reception, Grad Club, Middlesex College Building

*P&AB - Physics and Astronomy Building