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Tuesday Lecture Series on Zoom September to December

Tuesday Lecture Series on Zoom* 
Topics September to December
Tuesdays, 10:30am-11:30pm

*Members, if you want to register for this series, please email Allan Strain, convenor of the Tuesday Lecture Series directly at Thank you. You only need to register once for the whole series on Zoom. But if you want to watch this at Brock House please register weekly here: In House Programs

Note: If you don't have access to the Zoom application on a computer, tablet or smart phone, Zoom presentations are also available by dialing in using a landline or cellphone. On the day and time of the course, call 778-907-2071 (within Metro Vancouver) and enter the Meeting ID and Passcode that were given after registering for the course. If you live outside of metro Vancouver, please look up the local phone number for your locationat (The calls are muted when you join the meeting, to unmute yourself, please press *6 as per instructions on the phone). 

Knowledgeable speakers continues to deliver thought provoking presentations through the online platform of Zoom. Members will be able to ask questions at the end of the lecture. Some speakers will present in house, some will present through Zoom.
  • September 8th. "The History of Cleanliness". Dr. Peter Ward, Professor Emeritus, History, UBC. He will talk about his book titled "The Clean Body: A Modern History", published late 2019. Dr. Peter Ward, the presenter and Allan Strain, the convenor of the Tuesday Lecture Series will be presenting in House and the lecture will be zoomed out from the Halpern Room.
  • September 15th."Chung Collection". Susan Parker, University Librarian, UBC
  • September 22nd. CANCELLED - NO SPEAKER
  • September 29th. "Refugee Applicants and Canadian Law". Allen Schofield, retired lawyer who has worked on behalf of immigrants and refugees.
  • October 6th. "Maintaining well-being amid COVID-19". Nancy Sin, Professor in Psychology, UBC.
  • October 13th. CANCELLED - NO SPEAKER
  • October 20th. "Gliders and Gliding". Mike Poser, Engineer and gliding enthusiast.
  • October 27th. "Reflections on Reconciliation". Bruce McIvor, Lawyer and historian, principal and founder of First Peoples Law Corporation.  
  • November 3rd. "Apples: from Propagation to Pests to identification of Heritage Varieties". Shelagh Horner, Master Gardener, a FOG with UBC Botanical Gardens.
  • November 10th. "Quitler? - Yes! Artist? - Yes!" Judy Villett, Member, 100 Braid Street Studios. 
  • November 17th. "A Survivor's Experience of 'Mild' Covid 19". Elaine Carty, Professor Emeritus, UBC Nursing and Midwifery.  
  • November 24th. "Doing Business on the Internet and Succeeding." Robert Dewey, Robert Dewey Design Consultants.
  • December 1st. "The Psychology of Pandemics". Steven Taylor, Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, UBC.
  • December 8th. "On Bears and Coyotes living in or near populated areas". Luci Cadman, Education Coordinator, North Shore Black Bear Society.   

*Zoom is a free video conferencing program. If you have not used Zoom before and are interested in joining this series, please view a video here on how to join a Zoom meeting for the first time:

Tuesday, September 8, 2020, 10:30 AM until 12:00 PM
Online via Zoom

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