Congress 2018 continues with a Big Thinking lecture on reconciliation and a concert by Buffy Sainte-Marie on Monday – URegina

by ahnationtalk on May 28, 201856 Views

May 27, 2018

On the third full day of Congress 2018 – Canada’s largest gathering of the country’s brightest researchers, thinkers, and policy-makers – legendary singer-songwriter and activist Buffy Sainte-Marie will perform a free public concert.

Monday’s free public highlights include:

● Storytellers Showcase: Twenty-five finalists will give inspiring three-minute presentations on how research is improving our lives and world. Presented by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (which is also celebrating its 40th birthday!)

May 28, Centre for Kinesiology – Congress Hub – Expo Event, 9:00 a.m. – Noon.

● Diversity and Reconciliation: Former Truth and Reconciliation Commissioner Marie Wilson will speak on diversity and whether it can address historical failings and serve as an agent for ongoing reconciliation. This is part of the week-long Big Thinking lecture series.

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