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Tuesday Lecture Series on Zoom Spring 2021 Topics

Tuesday, April 6, 2021, 10:30 AM until 12:00 PM
Additional Info:
Registration is not available online - contact the event coordinator
Payment In Full In Advance Only
Join Allan Strain and a list of speakers as they deliver a lecture online via Zoom. (See below for a complete list of topics and information about using Zoom.)

Members: register for this series by contacting Allan directly at You will receive weekly emails directly from the convenor with Zoom details to upcoming lectures. If you are already registered for the Winter 2021 session, you do not need to re-sign up.
No Fee
No Fee
Apr. 6 
WorkSafeBC, with Kevin La Freniere, Marketing and Marketing, WorkSafeBC

Apr. 13 
Arctic Mysteries, Arctic Magic with Danny Catt, Program Head, Fish, Wildlife and Recreation, BCIT

Apr. 20
Tectonic plates, earthquakes and volcanism with Dr. Simon Peacock, SFU

Apr. 27
The Importance and Condition of Rivers and World Rivers Day with Mark Angelo, BCIT Program Head, retired. Order of BC and Order of Canada

May 4
The Jacobite Rebellion of 1745 from the Jacobites’ Viewpoint.  The Lyon in Mourning Manuscript of Robert Forbes and the 1745 Jacobite Rising.  Dr. Leith Davis, Director, Scottish Studies, SFU

May 11 
The Amazing Anna's Hummingbird with Doug Altshuleron, UBC Zoologist

May 18 
The Museum as Muse: Natural History Collections as a Resource for Artistic Exploration with Catherine Stewart, Vancouver visual artist, of international recognition

May 25 
Are Refugees Good for Canada? with Dr. Huguette Hayden, Retired psychiatrist, active in resettling refugees

June 1 
The Wilde 20s: Oscar Wilde Forgeries in New York, London, and Paris, 1920-22 with Dr Gregory Mackie, Associate Professor of English, UBC

June 8
China and the Uighars with Wilf Ruland, Amnesty International, Toronto

June 15
tba with Michael Clague, Order of Canada (2008). Long career in community development

Note: If you don't have access to the Zoom application on a computer, tablet or smart phone, Zoom presentations are also available by dialing in using a landline or cellphone. On the day and time of the course, call 778-907-2071 (within Metro Vancouver) and enter the Meeting ID and Passcode that were given after registering for the course. If you live outside of metro Vancouver, please look up the local phone number for your locationat (The calls are muted when you join the meeting, to unmute yourself, please press *6 (as per instructions on the phone).