A Conversational Happy Hour

  • Green College Leading Scholars' Special Event
    Coach House, Green College, UBC

    Tuesday, September 26, 4:45-6:15 pm
    in the series
    Green College Leading Scholars
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  • An opportunity for “buffet-style” group discussion of pressing topics of current interest:

    Authenticity and Truth in a Post-Truth Era
    Climate Change and Existential Threats
    Accessibility and Inclusion from a Global Perspective
    The Uses and Abuses of Politeness


    Each group will be facilitated by Green College Leading Scholars, and graphic recorders will be on hand to create a visual record of the discussions. Appetizers and beverages will be served from 4:45 pm onwards and an early meal-service provided at 6:15 pm for those wishing to continue the conversations seamlessly over dinner. (The College’s regular dinner service that evening will begin half an hour later than usual, at 6:45 pm.)

    Places are limited

    Please register by Thursday, September 21 at gc.events@ubc.ca, giving first and second topic preferences. You will be able to change preferences and move between topic-tables on the evening.

    If you are not a Resident Member of the College and wish to stay for dinner, please make a separate dinner reservation at kitchen@gcdining.ca by Thursday, September 21, stating names of persons in your party and whether you require a vegetarian option: $20 cash (or dinner ticket purchased from GC Office), $4 discount for students.

    All registrations and reservations will be acknowledged. Participants are asked to arrive in the Great Hall as soon as possible after 4:45 pm so that we can start promptly.
     
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  • Unless otherwise noted, all of our lectures are free to attend and do not require registration.

 

When
September 26th, 2017 4:45 PM   through   6:15 PM
Location
Coach House
6201 Cecil Green Park Rd
Green College, UBC
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z1
Canada
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