The annual President's Speakers Series brings noted speakers from across Canada and around the globe to campus to address issues of current interest or importance.

2019-20 PRESIDENT'S SPEAKERS SERIES

Ideas Without Borders


Chef Michael SmithChef Michael Smith
Everything I know about life, I learned in the kitchen
Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, 7 p.m. | Brunton Auditorium, Marjorie Young Bell Conservatory of Music, 134 Main St.  

Chef Michael Smith, one of Canada’s best-known chefs, is a passionate advocate for simple, sustainable home cooking and an inspiration for families creating their own healthy food lifestyle.

 


Dr. Norah McRaeDr. Norah McRae
Work-Integrated Learning: A Strategy for Future Proofing Canada
Associate Provost, Co-operative and Experiential Education, University of Waterloo
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, 9:30 a.m. | Université de Moncton  

Join faculty and staff from New Brunswick’s four public universities and FutureReady NB for Communiversity — a day-long conference around experiential learning opportunities hosted at l’Université de Moncton. Sessions offered in both French and English.


Mallory BaxterNavigating the NGO/IGO World — Alumni Career Panel

Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020, 4 p.m. | Crabtree Auditorium, Crabtree Building, 49A York Street

Interested in working for a non-governmental or intergovernmental organization?

Hear from three Mount Allison graduates whose careers have centred on NGO initiatives and projects in Canada and around the globe.

 

Ginette GautreauOpen to students from all years and programs and the public.
  

Panelists:

Mallory Baxter (’08)
Partner, Thematic Research, Mastercard Foundation

Ginette Gautreau (’09)
Assistant Director, New Brunswick Multicultural Council

Greg RadfordGreg Radford (’89)
Director, International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) 
  

 

 

 

 


Mona Nemer 2Dr. Mona Nemer
Chief Science Advisor of Canada

Thursday, March 12, 2020, 7 p.m. | Crabtree Auditorium, Crabtree Building, 49A York St. 

PLEASE NOTE: DR. NEMER’S MARCH 12 TALK AT MOUNT ALLISON HAS BEEN CANCELLED.