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Re: SFU Events: June 18-24



Here is the events, dates and invitations for week June 18-22


From: "Veronica Aarstad" <vaa5@sfu.ca>
To: "sfu-faculty-staff" <sfu-faculty-staff@sfu.ca>
Sent: Monday, June 18, 2012 12:12:01 PM
Subject: SFU Events: June 18-24

SFU events, important dates and invitations

The following message is from SFU Public Affairs/Media Relations. Please submit any ideas for consideration to vaa5@sfu.ca.

Mon., June 18
7 p.m.
Gathering Place, #1100-2253 Leigh Square, Port Coquitlam
SFU Philosophers’ Café
Do women and men use language differently?
http://at.sfu.ca/BnoxoO

Mon., June 18
7 p.m.
SFU Vancouver-Djavad Mowafaghian Cinema, Goldcorp Centre for the Arts
Social Networks: Humanist Models for Modern Practices?
A public debate
Reservations: http://at.sfu.ca/agnRfe

Mon., June 18
7 p.m.
Caffe Amici, 1344 Commercial Drive, Vancouver
SFU Philosophers’ Café
Emancipatory Colour of Jazz
http://at.sfu.ca/MXZFMt

Tues., June 19
6:30-8 p.m.
SFU Vancouver-Harbour Centre, rm 1520
Information Session
SFU’s Certificate in Dialogue and Civic Engagement
Register: http://at.sfu.ca/kbKERk

Wed., June 20
11 a.m.-3 p.m.
SFU Burnaby-Town Square, Cornerstone
SFU Pocket Farmers Market
Fresh and local fruit, veggies, bread, jam and more!

Wed., June 20
12-1 p.m.
SFU Vancouver-Harbour Centre, Teck Gallery
Lunch Poems @SFU
Sonnet L’Abbé and her guest poet Renée Sarojini Saklikar
http://at.sfu.ca/WdLeXm (Facebook page)

Wed., June 20
12:30-1:30 p.m.
SFU Burnaby-Halpern Centre, rm 114
Summer Seminar Series on Climate Change
Fiat Currencies on a Finite Planet
Bring your lunch, coffee provided.
www.sfu.ca/~vips

Wed., June 20
2-3 p.m.
SFU Burnaby-IRMACS Presentation Studio, ASB 10900
Challenging the Architecture of Knowledge
Community-Based Research and Higher Education in Canada and Around the World
Register by June 18: http://at.sfu.ca/lUVjEI

Wed., June 20
2:30 p.m.
SFU Burnaby-TASC1, 9204 West
Computing Science Visiting Scholar Seminar
Random Error Reduction in Similarity Search on Time Series: A Statistical Approach
http://at.sfu.ca/xzdXSc

Wed., June 20
6-7:50 p.m.
SFU Vancouver-Harbour Centre, rm 7000
Red Squares Everywhere: Learning from Quebec
Discussion is free and open to the public
Info: sgz@sfu.ca

Wed., June 20
6:30-7:30 p.m.
SFU Surrey-rm 5360
Information Session
SFU’s Diploma in Applied Project Management
http://at.sfu.ca/vrdrag

Wed., June 20
7-9 p.m.
The Heritage Grill, 447 Columbia St., New Westminster
SFU Philosophers’ Café
Memory and moral healing
http://at.sfu.ca/isoyqU

Thurs., June 21
12:30-1:30 p.m.
SFU Vancouver-Harbour Centre, rm 1600
City Conversations: The New News
Reporting the religion in the Digital Age
http://at.sfu.ca/HSCPJd

Thurs., June 21
5:30-7:30 p.m.
Verve Presentation Centre, 10118 Whalley Blvd, Surrey
Verve Friends and Family Preview Event
This UniverCity residential community offering is exclusive to SFU faculty and staff.
Questions? Please contact: Kellie Lawson, 604.657.1488 or check out the presentation centre.

Thurs., June 21
7 p.m.
Brighouse Public Library, 7700 Minoru Gate, Richmond
SFU Philosophers’ Café
Open discussion
Café discussion in Russian.
http://at.sfu.ca/gkcYHN

Fri., June 22
3:30 p.m.
SFU Burnaby-South Science Building, rm 7172
Molecular Biology & Biochemistry seminar
Integrated metabolic and regulatory networks: providing a biochemical basis for systems analysis
http://at.sfu.ca/AHogZZ

CONTINUING EVENTS

June 22-23
8 p.m.
SFU Vancouver-Studio D, 2nd floor, Goldcorp Centre for the Arts
Myths: The Golden Dawn
A return of an original electronic opera by Vancouver's popular Myths
Tickets: http://at.sfu.ca/xIzQsB

SFU Summer Camps registration on now
Join the fun and spend your summer on the mountain - Sport Camps, Recreation Camps, Educational Camps & more. We have a variety of camps running from Tues., July 2 until Fri., Aug. 31. Full day and half-day camps are available. Spaces are quickly filling up. For details, information and registration please see www.sfu.ca/camps or phone 778.782.4695.

SFU Childcare Society - Be part of a great experience!
Weekly Summer Programs for children ages 6-12 during July and August. Please visit our website, www.sfuchildcare.ca, for the Summer Calendar and Availability (under Available spaces). Registrations will be accepted at the Childcare Office. We also require new families to submit an online waitlist application and pay a $20 non-refundable deposit. Please refer to the Forms and Links tab on our website.
Weekly rates are $180 with the exception of July 3-6 and Aug. 6-10, $145. Aug. 20-24, $240 (includes $60 for a two night camping trip for the children enrolled in Voyageurs, 8-11 yr olds). Payment (cash or cheque) is required at the time of registration. For further information, please contact kathyh@sfu.ca or 778.782.4569.

PNE/Playland passes for faculty and staff
We from the Orientation Program would like to inform you of an exclusive PNE/Playland promotion available to all faculty and staff members at SFU. This promotion gives you and your family a special discount on all special events held at PNE- including Fright Night, Disney on Ice, and Playland Theme park. To get the promotional code or for any additional information, please contact Yvonne Liu at kyl24@sfu.ca from your 
SFU email account.

Teck Gallery, Harbour Centre, Vancouver campus
Curt Lang: Vancouver 1972
Until July 13
www.sfu.ca/gallery

SFU Gallery, Burnaby campus
The Winnipeg Alphabestiary
Until July 20
www.sfu.ca/gallery

Audain Gallery, Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, Vancouver campus
Raqs Media Collective
Until Sept. 4
http://at.sfu.ca/giQqzR

Bill Reid Gallery, 639 Hornby St., Vancouver
That which makes us Haida – the Haida Language
Until Sept. 9
www.billreidgallery.ca


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Veronica Aarstad

Office Administrator
Public Affairs and Media Relations
Simon Fraser University
Strand Hall, rm 2200
Phone: 778.782.3210

Twitter: @vaarstad

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