Spotlight on uOttawa events

Posted on Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Here are some of the events taking place at the University of Ottawa in January 2017.

Wednesday, January 11

Preparing for Your First Canadian Winter
4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
International Office
Details:

  • Workshop to provide new international students with information and resources to ensure a smooth transition and to ensure they make the most out of their winter in Canada

Friday, 13 January

Improving educational outcomes for Indigenous and minorities
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Centre for Research on Educational and Community Services, Faculty of Social Sciences and Faculty of Education
Speaker:

  • Russel Bishop, Emeritus Professor at the University of Waikato, New Zealand

Thursday, January 19

Red Lines, Red Flags, and Red Scares: U.S.-China Relations in the Time of Trump?
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Faculty of Social Sciences
Speaker:

  • Robert Daly, Director of the Kissinger Institute on China and the United States at the Woodrow Wilson Center

Friday, January 20

Women's Self defense Course presented by uOttawa Protection Services
January 20 from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. and January 21 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Protection Services

Thursday, January 26 until Sunday, January 29

uOttawa Opera performs Bizet’s Carmen
Thursday to Saturday, January 26-27-28 at 7:30 p.m. and on Sunday, January 29 at 2 p.m.
University of Ottawa Opera Company, School of Music
Details:

  • Directed by Doreen Taylor-Claxton
  • Chamber Orchestra conducted by Alain Trudel
  • This double cast production will be sung in French with dialogue in English

Saturday, January 28

Generation Hungry: Millennials and the challenges of today’s global food regime
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Laboratory for the Interdisciplinary Study of Food, Faculty of Social Sciences
Details:

  • Bilingual student research conference

In Search of the New Excellence - Telfer MBA Conference Series
9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Telfer School of Management
Speakers:

  • Dominique Jones, Vice-President and Chief People Officer, Halogen Software
  • Dan Casey, Executive Vice-President, Future Electronics

Media inquiries

Sarah Foster
Media Relations Officer
613-762-2908
sarah.foster@uOttawa.ca

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