24th Annual Symposium on the Holocaust and Genocide: Overcoming Fear of the Other

At a time when many politicians and political parties are exploiting the politics of division, the 24th Annual Symposium on the Holocaust and Genocide at Vanier College will explore the theme of Overcoming Fear of the Other during the week-long event that will run April-11-15, 2016. “While fear alone does not cause genocide it heightens the […]

Exploring “doubt” during the 2016 Vanier College Humanities Symposium

Vanier College is pleased to announce that the 2016 Vanier College Humanities Symposium will take place February 1-5, 2016, where the central theme of “Doubt” will be examined from a variety of perspectives: through philosophy, math, science, religion, the arts, language, and media. “By the end of the week we will hopefully understand something more […]

Vanier College presents Subversions: A Symposium

Vanier College is pleased to announce it is holding its annual English Symposium, October 27-30, 2015. This year’s event entitled Subversions will gather speakers and performers from a wide range of artistic and scholarly fields who, through their own respective approaches, fight against and undermine certain dominant forces that strive to shape the way we […]

Social Science Festival 2015 – October 19-23, 2015: Complex Diversities – Diverse Complexities

In the Social Sciences, people like to talk about how complex and diverse our world is. This year, the Vanier College annual Social Science Festival will explore the complexity of diversity and the diversity of complexity during a week long program of guest speakers, discussions, debates, presentations and other activities from October 19th to the […]

Vanier College Celebrates Women in Science

The Environment will be the focus when Vanier College celebrates Women in Science October 13-15, 2015. For the third year in a row, Vanier College has selected three days to look at the research being carried out by leading women scientists from Montreal universities who will share their personal experiences as women in science and […]

Diversity in the classroom: the subject of a conference at Vanier College

While the Vanier College community celebrates its rich mix of students from a variety of cultural, religious, linguistic, and other backgrounds, this diversity also presents teachers with interesting challenges in the classroom.  Hence, on May 20, 2015, more than 50 teachers gathered at Vanier College for “Inclusion in/en Action”, a conference on diversity in the […]

Vanier College Hosting Two Major Educational Conferences Bringing Together Deans From Across Canada

Vanier College is hosting the meetings of the Council of Deans of Trades and Apprenticeship Canada (CDTAC) and the National Council of Deans of Technology (NCDOT). More than 55 Deans of Trades and Technology from across the country will be present at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Montreal from May 20th to May 22nd 2015. […]

Vanier Nursing Conference looks at What Difference does Difference Make

On May 8th, Vanier College held its 5th Annual Vanier College Nursing Conference, entitled, What Difference Does Difference Make? Keynote Speaker: Kara Redden More than 300 people attended the conference where guest speaker Kara Redden, a Vanier nursing graduate who participated in the Malawi exchange while she was at Vanier, gave the keynote address.  After […]

Canadian premiere of Chelsea Clinton’s film Of Many at the 23rd Annual Holocaust Education and Genocide Prevention Symposium at Vanier College

Our World, Our Responsibility: Your Action! is the title of the 23rd Annual Holocaust Education and Genocide Prevention Foundation Symposium which will take place at Vanier College April 13-17, 2015. Chelsea Clinton’s documentary film Of Many will have its Canadian premiere at Vanier College and is a main feature of the weeklong symposium. The film […]

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