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Inspiring Conversations

Inspiring Conversations is a series of university-sponsored events, which features community leaders and renowned presenters who address a wide range of topics relevant to our community. Diverse and challenging themes offer a variety of perspectives and ideas and ignite dialogue. Inspiring Conversations is designed to spark engaged dialogue about pertinent issues in our society.

For more information on the Inspiring Conversations Series, and to suggest speakers please contact:

Dr. Tara Hyland-Russell
Vice-President, Academic
tara.hyland-russell@stmu.ca

If you would like to donate to the Inspiring Conversations Series or to sponsor an event please contact:

Thérèse Takacs, BPR
Vice-President, Advancement
Therese.Takacs@stmu.ca
403.254.3139

Inspiring Conversations

Upcoming Events

Previous Events

  • Darwin Day

St. Mary’s University celebrates Darwin Day

On Sunday, February 12 2017 St. Mary’s University celebrated the birthday of Charles Darwin, one of the most influential naturalists in human history, with a special edition of their Inspiring Conversations Series held at the [...]

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  • Encountering God and Each Other in Sacred Texts

Encountering God and Each Other in Sacred Texts

When: Thursday, November 17th between 7:00pm - 9:00pm Where: Heritage Centre - H100 St. Mary`s University is hosting a display of hand written religious scrolls. Attendees will have the opportunity to view Sefer Torah and [...]

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  • Sukkah poster

Sukkah – The Jewish Festival of Booths

Dedication OF SUKKAH at 12:30 Monday October 17, 2016 by Rabbi Shaul Osadchey St. Mary’s University will mark Sukkot, the Jewish Festival of Booths (or Feast of Tabernacles), with the dedication of a Sukkah by [...]

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  • Eugene Stickland portrait for W.O. Mitchell Award

Eugene Stickland wins 2016 City of Calgary W.O. Mitchell Award

EUGENE STICKLAND WINS 2016 CITY OF CALGARY W.O. MITCHELL AWARD ST. MARY’S UNIVERSITY 2015-16 WRITER IN RESIDENCE WINS FOR FIRST NOVEL, THE PIANO TEACHER CALGARY – Eugene Stickland, writer in residence at St Mary’s University, [...]

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  • Dr. Cory Wright-Maley & Dr. Trent Davis Book Launch

Teaching for Democracy in an Age of Economic Disparity Book Launch

ST. MARY’S UNIVERSITY HOSTS LAUNCH OF “TEACHING FOR DEMOCRACY IN AN AGE OF ECONOMIC DISPARITY” AUTHORS WRIGHT-MALEY AND DAVIS TO SPEAK AT JOHN DUTTON THEATRE, CALGARY PUBLIC LIBRARY, OCTOBER 6 CALGARY –ST. MARY’S UNIVERSITY WILL [...]

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