More from Block 4

New tour added! Where the Wild Things Are

25 May 2019 09:00
11:00

Explore the world of little creatures: insects, salamanders, frogs, etc. Take family and friends out on an excursion with tour guide Bryanna for some up close encounters with wildlife.

Language: English and FrenchWear: Appropriate outdoor clothing including waterproof bootsBring: Camera, binoculars, field guides, water and a snack  

Robotics, MachineLearning and Big Data for Smart Farming System

27 May 2019 10:00
11:30

Special seminar by Dr. Liujun Li, Senior Research Scientist, HitronTechnologies Inc., USA

Evolution and diversification of mutualism and parasitism between leafflower moths and their host plants

27 May 2019 10:30

Special seminar by David Hembry, PhD, Department of Entomology, Cornell University

The value of effective communication in science careers

28 May 2019 13:30
14:30
For Macdonald Campus students, faculty and staff only

NSERC CREATE Environmental Innovation Eye Opener Keynote Speaker: Dan Riskin

Dan Riskin will highlight the importance of scientific communication, especially in non-traditional scientific careers, and provide some tips and tricks of the trade when interacting with media about research.

Digital Agriculture: From Supply Chains to Data Chains

31 May 2019 10:00
11:30

Special seminar by Dr. Fereshteh Mafakheri, PhD, EIT, Concordia University

Survival in the Wild: Useful Plants

1 Jun 2019 10:00
13:00

 

Plants are your friends, but they can only help you if you get to know them first! In this activity, join Sarah Dixon to learn about the kinds of trees and forest plants that provide everything from rope to emergency medicine.

Spring Convocation (FAES "A")

5 Jun 2019 10:00
12:00

Mark your calendars for Spring Convocation for Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences "A"

PhD, MSc, MScA, BEng, and BSc

Bioresource Engineering Dietetics Food Science and Agricultural Chemistry Food Science and Nutritional Sciences Food Science Human Nutrition Nutrition Nutritional Science and Food Science

Spring Convocation (FAES "B")

5 Jun 2019 14:30
16:30

Mark your calendars for Spring Convocation for Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences "B"

PhD, MSc, or MScA, B Eng and BSc, and BSc

The Summer Night Sky

8 Jun 2019 20:00
21:30

The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada (RASC) Montreal Centre is holding a Star Party featuring a one-hour talk by David Shuman. If the sky is clear, the conference will be followed by outdoor observation: join enthusiastic stargazers for some spectacular views of the night sky, through the 14" telescope in the Bellevue Observatory and the other telescopes made available to you by RASC members.

Wear appropriate outdoor clothing.

Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA)

6 Jul 2019 20:00
21:30

The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada (RASC) Montreal Centre is holding a Star Party featuring a one-hour talk by Dianea Phillips. If the sky is clear, the conference will be followed by outdoor observation: join enthusiastic stargazers for some spectacular views of the night sky, through the 14" telescope in the Bellevue Observatory and the other telescopes made available to you by RASC members. Wear appropriate outdoor clothing.

What's in this Pond?

27 Jul 2019 10:00
12:00

Join Sarah Dixon on a tour of the pond as a habitat for aquatic creatures. Using a net, we’ll scoop, search, and look through the muck to find insect larva, tadpoles, and maybe even a newt!

Language: English and FrenchWear: Appropriate outdoor clothing including waterproof bootsBring: Camera, binoculars, field guides, water and a snackCost (tax and parking included): Adults: $15 / Children: $10

Photographing a Meteor Shower

9 Aug 2019 20:00
21:30

The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada (RASC) Montreal Centre is holding a Star Party featuring a one-hour talk by Marc Ricard. If the sky is clear, the conference will be followed by outdoor observation: join enthusiastic stargazers for some spectacular views of the night sky, through the 14" telescope in the Bellevue Observatory and the other telescopes made available to you by RASC members.

Wear appropriate outdoor clothing.

Perseids Meteor Shower

12 Aug 2019 20:00
23:00

The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada (RASC) Montreal Centre is holding a one-hour public lecture on the Perseids’ celestial fireworks. If the sky is clear, the conference will be followed by outdoor observation: join enthusiastic stargazers for some spectacular views of the night sky, through the 14" telescope in the Bellevue Observatory and the other telescopes made available to you by RASC members. Wear appropriate outdoor clothing.