Tuesday November 15 from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.
This conversation will highlight sociolinguist Professor Philippe Blanchet’s concept of language discrimination known as ‘glottophobia.’ During this discussion, we will define the notion and explore its impact on research in the Breton and Acadian contexts and in Francophone communities in Canada, more broadly.
Tuesday November 15 from 1 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.
Saltina Shaker and Sunshine Glitterchild will narrate the story of sustainability on the uOttawa campus — through clothing! Social Impact Hits the Runway is uOttawa’s first, wholly second-hand fashion show.
Thursday November 17 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Thursday November 17 at 6 p.m.
Breaking the silence Conflict-related sexual violence: the role and impact of the United Nations: Join Under-Secretary-General and Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Sexual Violence in Conflict, Ms. Pramila Patten, to discuss the evolution of her mandate since its establishment in 2009 as well as her strategic priorities in combating this scourge.
Friday, November 17 – Sunday, November 20
Over three days, participants will get to form teams; develop their business model; and pitch their business idea for a chance to win cash prizes. This event, held from November 18th to 20th, 2022, is ideal for anyone who is looking to create value while getting a first-hand look at life in a startup! (Algonquin College, Carleton University, and the University of Ottawa)
Sunday, November 20 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
How should academics and universities respond when these behaviours move beyond the reasonable criticism of a state into antisemitism? Panel featuring: President Jacques Frémont, Michal Cotler-Wunsh, Adam Dodek, and Richard Marceau Moderated by Miriam Elman with audience Q&A to follow.