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SSHRC Stories and Successes – Nov 5!

Interested in learning more about the great social sciences, humanities and arts research happening at the University of Alberta?

The Office of the Vice-President (Research) and the Kule Institute for Advanced Study invite you to a public event celebrating our SSHRC stories and successes!

SSHRC Stories
The first half of the event will be 3 presentations on the theme of Emerging Technologies: Competing Needs and Challenges:

Technologies of Nature: Surveillance at the Limits of the Human
Kevin Haggerty (Arts)
Stewarding Technology for Inclusive Innovation
Gordon Gow (Extension)
The Third Dimension: Immersive Virtual Environments in Educational Research and Practice
Patricia Boechler (Education)

Special guest:
SSHRC’s new Associate Vice-President – Future Challenges, Ursula Gobel

SSHRC Successes
The second half of this event will celebrate UAlberta’s 2014 SSHRC grant recipients through poster displays and the following invited 3 minute presentations:

Sadok Ghoul – Campus Saint-Jean
Andrew Leach – Alberta School of Business
Julie Rak – English and Film Studies
Sean Robertson – Faculty of Native Studies
Ali Shiri – School of Library and Information Studies
Evelyne Gagnon – Modern Languages and Cultural Studies
Tsugumi (Mimi) Okabe – Modern Languages and Cultural Studies

Reception and University of Alberta Press book display to follow!

RSVP Requested to help with catering requirements:
http://www.research.ualberta.ca/sshrc2014

Event Details

Wednesday, November 5, 2014
4:30-6:30 PM
Room 1- 430 CCISSSHRC Stories Successes poster