Fall Speaker Series

Upcoming Fall Speakers

Giselle Sheer Bloch

Giselle Sheer Bloch and Devan Nambiar

Giselle Sheer Bloch

Devan Nambiar

Learning about gender diversity: an introduction to trans identity and expressions

October 10th, 1:00-3:00 pm

Interested in deepening your knowledge about transgender (trans) people and communities? Join…

Noah Richeler

Noah Richler

Noah Richler

Experience of a Political Novice

November 7th, 1:00-3:00 pm

In the summer of 2015, fed up with the government of the day, Noah Richler decided it was time to pitch in and run for office. His misfortune, he did so for the NDP in…

Dr. Anthony Levitt

Dr. Anthony Levitt & Dr. Nir Lipsman

Dr. Anthony Levitt

Dr. Nir Lipsman

New Horizons in Brain Health

November 14th, 1:00-3:00 pm

The brain remains the last frontier, the most complex and challenging organ in the human body to understand and treat. Psychiatrist and researcher…

Dr. Sandra Black

Dr. Sandra Black & Dr. Rick Swartz

Dr. Sandra Black

Dr. Rick Swartz

Brain Challenges: Aging and Stroke

November 28th, 1:00-3:00 pm

As our population ages and we face a tsunami of brain disorders, we need to better understand the inner workings of the brain to develop more…

Open Minds is more than a speaker’s series; it is a two hour session of learning, laughter, conversation and an exchange of ideas. There are fewer more enjoyable and stimulating ways to spend two hours. When the session is over, you leave knowing you have gained insight into a specific topic.