21st Annual Vanier College Symposium on the Holocaust and Genocide

For the 21st year, Vanier College and the Kleinmann Family Foundation will hold the Annual Symposium on the Holocaust and Genocide from November 11-15, 2013.  This year’s theme From Tolerance to Acceptance explores the question of whether society has moved from simply tolerating someone’s existence in spite of their difference to actually accepting them as […]

Eight leading researchers join Vanier College to celebrate Women in Science

Aiming to celebrate Women in Science and encourage female students to consider a research career, Vanier College is hosting a remarkable line-up of eight scientific speakers on Thursday, October 17, 2013.  The guest speakers, who are all leading scientists in their respective fields, will talk about their work and the challenges they may have faced […]

La Semaine de la Francophonie 2013 au Cégep Vanier

La Semaine de la francophonie au cégep Vanier aura lieu du 25 au 28 mars 2013. S’inscrivant à la fois dans une perspective interculturelle et une perspective internationale, la Semaine de la francophonie se veut un moment pour valoriser la langue française et pour promouvoir les cultures francophones auprès de la population du cégep Vanier […]

Stanley Fish, Charles Taylor and Mark Kingwell headline the 2013 Vanier College Humanities Symposium

Thought-provoking, argumentative, outspoken, and enjoyable, that’s what the 2013 Vanier College Humanities Symposium is aiming for with a stellar line-up of world renowned thinkers coming to Vanier February 4-8, 2013.  Stanley Fish On February 7, at 11:30 a.m. Stanley Fish, a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and currently the Davidson-Kahn Distinguished […]

The Vanier English Department presents a Symposium on Language and Writing

Although we use words every day, we often take the English language for granted.  To show how relevant language and literature are and how dynamic they can be, the Vanier College English Department is presenting Language and Writing in the 21st Century: A Symposium, from November 7 to 9, 2012. Language is a flexible tool […]

Justin Trudeau to speak at the 2012 Vanier College Social Science Festival Oct. 22-26, 2012

Justin Trudeau, Liberal MP and party leadership contender, will be one of the highlights of Be Active, the 2012 Vanier College Social Science Festival, October 22-26, 2012.  Trudeau’s presentation, which is co-sponsored by the Social Science Festival and the Business Administration Department Leadership Series, will take place at 11:30 am on Friday, October 26, and […]

“Creativity and the Holocaust” is the theme of the 19th Annual Symposium on the Holocaust and Genocide at Vanier College, April 16-20, 2012

For nineteen years Vanier College has organized an annual symposium aimed at educating students about the Holocaust and genocide as well as sensitizing young people to the dangers of racism, bigotry, stereotyping, prejudice, and discrimination. A week of speakers and activities This year’s theme of “Creativity and the Holocaust” will explore creativity in poetry, painting, […]

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