Other: Node Workshops, Panels, Salons, etc.

The Maritimes Birth of Creation Science

Network Node: 
Date: 
Tue., Oct. 21, 2014, 7:30pm
A talk by Ronald Numbers, Hilldale Professor of the History of Science and Medicine Emeritus at the University of Wisconsin, Madison.

The Maritimes Birth of 'Creation Science'
Tuesday, Oct 21st at 7:30pm
Alumni Hall, University of King’s College
Ronald Numbers,  Hilldale Professor of the History of Science and Medicine Emeritus at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. 

Bouchard new $1.5 million Chair in philosophy at Universite de Montreal

Date: 
Sat., Sep. 6, 2014, 2:15pm
An anonymous donor has provided the University of Montreal with 1.5 million dollars to fund the Aesop Chair in Philosophy. It’s first holder is philosopher of science Frédéric Bouchard.

An anonymous donor has provided the University of Montreal with 1.5 million dollars (Canadian) to fund the Aesop Chair in Philosophy. It’s first holder is philosopher of science Frédéric Bouchard.

Read the Daily Nous article here.

Centuries of dialogue: Asia and the West lecture series

Network Node: 
Date: 
Thu., Nov. 20, 2014, 7:00pm - , 8:00pm
Sept. 11-Nov 20: Public international public lecture series. Next - Last lecture

Centuries of dialogue: Asia and the West lecture series
University of King's College
Fall 2014

See full public lecture listings here!

Course Description

Dark Matters II: Science and the Cold War in a Decolonizing World

Date: 
Fri., Sep. 5, 2014, 8:30am - Sat., Sep. 6, 2014, 5:00pm
Sept 5+6: Workshop exploring the place of science and technology in international affairs amid the transformative pressures of both decolonization and the cold war.

Dark Matters II: Science and the Cold War in a Decolonizing World
Sept. 5-6 2014

Calgary Summit of Philosophers of Science

Network Node: 
Date: 
Fri., Sep. 26, 2014, 8:30am - Sat., Sep. 27, 2014, 5:00pm
Philosophers of biology throughout Canada will meet at the University of Calgary to discuss future directions for the field.

Calgary Summit of Philosophers of Science
Future Approaches for Philosophy of Biology
September 26-27, 2014

For full information, click here.

The Alberta Node is pleased to support student employment for the event.

The Frankfurt School: The Critique of Capitalist Culture

Date: 
Thu., Jul. 17, 2014, 8:30am - Sat., Jul. 19, 2014, 5:00pm
July 17-19: Free conference about the Marxist Frankfurt-based Institute for Social Research

The Frankfurt School: The Critique of Capitalist Culture
An Interdisciplinary Conference
July 17 – 19, 2014
Djavad Mowafaghian Cinema, 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver BC
Free.
Reserve a seat for the Conference: