Continuing Studies

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  • Tue, 28 Apr 2015 6:30 PM
    Teen Café | Religious Relevance
    What is the role of religion in our current Canadian context? Do churches, synagogues, mosques and other religious institutions have a purpose in an increasingly secular world? Where does religious freedom begin and end when it comes to education?
  • Tue, 28 Apr 2015 7:00 PM
    Philosophers' Café | Community: Lost and Found
    Community: where has it gone? How can we get it back? The loss of community or its lack in Vancouver is often mentioned. What can we do about it? Is the problem money, time, architecture or our political structure? How can we promote community?
  • Tue, 28 Apr 2015 7:00 PM
    Philosophers' Café | Cloning: Promises and Perils
    It has been almost twenty years since Dolly the sheep became the first mammal to be cloned from an adult cell. Questions arise about the potential uses of cloning. For example, if it’s technically possible to clone a human, then the technique might also be applied to resurrect extinct species. Should such experiments ever be done?