VWA Programme, 2014-15
All programmes take place in Alumni Hall, Old Vic, at 2 p.m., except the luncheon which takes place at 11:45 for 12 noon.
Wed., Oct. 22, 2 p.m.:
"Between East and West: The Art of Maiolica in Renaissance Venice"
with Dr. Karine Tsoumis, Curator, Gardiner Museum (Illustrated)
Wed., Nov. 26, 2 p.m.:
"Sharing, Healing and Learning in the Spirit of Shingwauk: Addressing the Legacy of Canada's Residential Schools Policies"
with Prof. Don Jackson, Algoma University (Illustrated)
Wed., Jan. 28, 2 p.m.:
with Susan McDonald, Registrar, Kelley Castle, Dean of Students
Rowan DeBues, VUSAC Presiden, Lisa Sherlock, Pratt Librarian
Wed., Feb. 25, 2 p.m.:
"A Star Is Born - and Branded: Geniuses, Celebrities, and Bestsellers in the Romantic Period"
with Prof. Angela Esterhammer, Principal, Victoria College (Illustrated)
Wed., Mar. 25, 2 p.m.:
"Climate Change: Hot Air or Cold Reality? A Review of Current Understanding and Action on the Climate Change Front"
with Prof. Karen Ing, School of the Environment, U of T (Illustrated)
Wed., Apr. 15: Luncheon, 11:45 for 12 noon:
"My Several Loves: The Challenge of Living with Competing Passions"
with Prof. Paul Gooch, President of Victoria University (U of T)
The AGM follows.
(Please note: Tickets are $30.00 each and must be purchased by April 7. Limited seating available. Please drop off or mail a cheque, payable to the VWA, c/o The Victoria Alumni Office, 150 Charles Street West, Toronto ON M5S 1K9. Vegetarian and gluten-free lunches are available if you notify us by April 7. Unfortunately, we can accommodate only those with luncheon tickets.)