Other events

MURA members and friends may be interested in events organized by the following associations and organizations :
  • March 09, 2021 11:55 AM | Anonymous
    Co-Chairs: Daphne Maurer (pro tem) and Margaret Procter
    Committee: Linda Hutcheon (ex officio), Carl Baar, Cornelia Baines, Deanne Bogdan, Larry Bourne, Margrit Eichler, Suzanne Hidi, Giuliana Katz, Merrijoy Kelner, Bill Logan, Scott Rogers, Peter Russell
    • 8:45 Welcome: Michael Hutcheon, Principal
    • 9:00-10:00 Richard Tremblay (Pediatrics, Psychiatry, and Psychology, U Montréal) “Roots and Prevention of Aggressive Behavior: A Developmental and Intergenerational Perspective”
    • 10:00-11:00Marc Tuters (Media and Culture, Amsterdam) “The Rebel Yell: On the Rhetorical Violence of Canadian ‘Alt-Right’ Social Media”
    • 11:00-11:20  Break
    • 11:20-12:20 Linda Hutcheon and Michael Hutcheon (English and Medicine, U of T) “'Decapitated, hanged, impaled, burned, bound, drowned, flayed': Staging Mozart's Abduction from the Seraglio for the 21st Century”
    • 12:20-1:00 Lunch break (on your own)
    • 1:00-2:00  Beatrice Jauregui (Criminology and Anthropology, U of T) “Violence Work? An Anthropological View of Policing”
    • 2:00-3:00  Steve Reicher (Social Psychology, St. Andrews) “Assault on Capitol Hill: On Toxic Leadership and Collective Violence”
    • 3:00-3:20 Break
    • 3:20-4:20 Izzeldin Abuelaish (Public Health, U of T) “Hate as a Contagious Disease”
    • 4:20-4:30 Wrap up and thanks

  • March 07, 2021 10:20 AM | Anonymous

    Online Trivia Night for a cause

    Wednesday, March 17 (7-9PM)

    Come out to a fun trivia night online to support Student Open Circles. Bring a team of friends or join in with another team to support our work with students and in the Hamilton community! You’ll also hear a brief update of how we’ve adapted Student Open Circles to serve in these times of COVID.

    All proceeds from the event will go to support Student Open Circles and our work to mentor and empower McMaster students from diverse backgrounds in personal and spiritual reflection, community service, and leadership development.


  • December 12, 2020 11:25 AM | Anonymous
    Senior College of the University of Toronto is pleased to continue to open its free weekly Wednesday lectures over Zoom to members of other retiree organizations that are members of CURAC. The Winter schedule is below. To register (or to watch previous talks), go to seniorcollege.utoronto.ca; only registrants receive the Zoom link. Registration is required by 8 am on the day of the talk. If you have questions or encounter any difficulties, contact the Vice Principal (Academic), Daphne Maurer, daphne@maurer.ca.

    Please note that links to register can be found in the detailed description for each event.

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