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Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Canada and Canadian Civic Community in Silicon Valley

Colloquium: Lunch Talk | September 6 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 223 Moses Hall


David Stewart, Digital Moose Lounge

Canadian Studies Program (CAN))


This talk considers the evolving relationship between Canada, the provinces, and the Canadian diaspora in Silicon Valley with a focus on how these governmental organizations and NGOs are organized. The talk also compares the Canadian example with other country diaspora networks in Silicon Valley. What are the evolving opportunities and risks in terms of Canada-local partnerships? The study relies...   More >

Thursday, September 29, 2016

The Importance of Self-Care for Academics

Lecture | September 29 | 3-3:50 p.m. | 223 Moses Hall


Dr. Raul Pacheco-Vega, Centro de Investigacion y Docencia Economicas

Canadian Studies Program (CAN))


Dr. Raul Pacheco-Vega will discuss the importance of self-care for academics.

In the pressure-cooker environment of a research university, it is vitally important for scholars to establish good self-care and stress management techniques.

In addition to being a renowned scholar in the field of resource governance, Dr. Raul Pacheco-Vega is known for his thoughtful and outspoken stance on...   More >