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 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 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.
Navigating 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.
Open to students from all years and programs and the public.
Mallory Baxter (’08)
Partner, Thematic Research, Mastercard Foundation
Ginette Gautreau (’09)
Assistant Director, New Brunswick Multicultural Council
Greg Radford (’89)
Director, International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)
Dr. 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.