John Smol Lecture – A Crisis in Science Literacy and Communication: Does Reluctance to Engage the Public Make Academic Scientists Complicit?
lecture is followed by "Quaff with QUFA" reception in Professor Smol's honour at 3:00 p.m. Please RSVP to Elizabeth PolnickyFind out more »
Kingston, Ontario K7L 1E8 Canada
Topics covered: Insurance and tax fundamentals Soup and Beverages will be provided To register email email@example.com by October 19, 2018 Please inform us of any special needs that require accommodationsFind out more »
The Tuition Support Plan provides post-secondary tuition support for the dependant children (under 25) and spouses or partners of eligible Queen's faculty and staff attending a university or college recognized under Universities Canada (formerly the Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada) or Colleges and Institutes Canada (formerly the Association of Canadian Community Colleges). Attendance at institutions outside Canada will be evaluated individually based on accreditations and the tuition plan for the employee group. Application Process The application period for the…Find out more »
Keynote Speaker - To be announced The Kingston & District Labour Council, in co-operation with the Workers Health and Safety Centre, and the OFL Occupational Disability Response Team is holding the 11th Annual Oliver Doyle Activism Recognition Banquet at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 560 734 Montreal St, Kingston ON on November 9, 2018 Tickets: $240 table of 6 or $40 per person Nomination submission Deadline Friday October 1, 2018 Banquet Booking Deadline Friday October 26, 2017 To view banquet…Find out more »
Join us for the launch of two new books on the remaking of public services in Canada and the United States: Our Common Wealth: The Return of Public Ownership in the United States Corporatizing Canada: Making Business Out of Public Service Privatization is deeply unpopular in North America and has been fought successfully. But if the anti-privatization movement only thinks defensively the best we can do is protect the status quo. Reclaiming public ownership, and rethinking the ways in which…Find out more »