March 2018 

Science Week 2017

Monday, March 20, 2017 to Friday, March 24, 2017
All Day Event

The STEM Centre will be hosting Science Week from March 20th to 24th and welcomes students, faculty and staff to attend talks, competitions, and our annual Science Coffeehouse as well as several other events. More information is available here:

Science Talks

Monday, March 20th 10am (Auditorium) The Future of Engineering Starts with You! by

Women in Engineering Society, Concordia University


Monday, March 20th 12pm (Auditorium) The Secretary Problem by Ivan Ivanov, Vanier College


Monday, March 20th 2:30pm (Auditorium) Brain Imaging, Big Data, and Neuroscience:  Insights on the incredible plastic brain

by Dr. Mallar Chakravarty, McGill University


Tuesday, March 21st 10am (Auditorium) GAPDH gene sequencing project: Guiding CEGEP students to develop an understanding of "real-world" scientific research

by Michael Lindner-D'Addario, Olivia Mendelson, and Thomas Lo


Wednesday, March 22nd at 1:30pm (Auditorium)From Eastern Canada to the Tropics: Paleoenvironmental Research at Bishop’s University

by Dr. Matthew Peros, Bishop’s University


Thursday, March 23rd at 8:30am (Auditorium)

Urban Agriculture: The True Cost of the Food on your Plate by Mark Reynolds


Thursday, March 23rd at 10am (Auditorium)

Building and Operating an Elevator to Space by Stephen Cohen, M. Eng., Vanier College


Friday, March 24th 10am (Auditorium) The Physics of Disasters by Nikolas Provatas, McGill University



Tuesday, March 21st 1pm (D-301/STEM Centre) Science Pictionary

Wednesday, March 22nd 12pm (D-301/STEM Centre) Science Coffeehouse ft. performances

Thursday, March 23rd 1pm (D-301/STEM Centre) Pi-Day Activities

Friday, March 24th 1pm (D-301/STEM Centre) Science, on tourne! Engineering Competition

If you are interested in bringing your class to any of the talks listed above, please send an email to to confirm a spot. All classes are welcome.

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Most of the presentations will take place in the Auditorium.

Ashley Rankin
514-744-7500 ext 7479