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Scotland After the Referendum
Dr. Scott Hames, U of Stirling

7:30pm-9:30pm | Thu, Apr 9
Room 1400 | Harbour Centre campus

Please join the Centre for Scottish Studies as we mark Tartan Week 2015 with a talk by Dr. Scott Hames of the University of Stirling. We are also pleased to feature a short performance by the Vancouver Gaelic Choir to begin the evening. All are welcome. Click HERE to register for this free event.


Lunch Poems at SFU: Catriona Strang and Michael Turner

12:00pm | Wed, Apr 15
Teck Gallery | Harbour Centre

Lunch Poems at SFU is a unique vibrant exchange of poetic ideas and cadence held the third Wednesday of every month, noon to 1 pm, in the Teck Gallery at Simon Fraser University's Harbour Centre Campus.


Gothic Migrations 

The biennial conference of the International Gothic Association, co-hosted by the Department of English, will be held at Coast Plaza Hotel and Suites, Vancouver from July 28 to August 1, 2015. For more information, please click here.



SFU Excellence in Teaching Award: Diana Solomon

Congratulations to Dr. Diana Solomon, recipient of the 2014 SFU Excellence in Teaching Award.  View the SFU News story here.


SFU Staff Achievement Award: Maureen Curtin

Congratulations to Maureen Curtin, Manager of Academic and Administrative Services, who has won SFU's 2014 Staff Achievement Award for athletics.  Read more here.


Oecologies: Engaging the World, from Here

The Oecologies research collective, organized by Tiffany Werth in collaboration with Patricia Badir, Vin Nardizzi and Robert Rouse, are delighted to announce that we have been awarded SSHRC Connection Grant funding for Oecologies: Engaging the World, from Here, a two-day, international, and multi-institutional conference that we will host at the downtown Vancouver campus of SFU from 1-3 October 2015.  Click here for more information.

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