With an emphasis on Venezuela, Ecuador, and Bolivia, Donald Kingsbury (U of T) explores the political turbulence in the developing world as a result of the global north's call for a post-carbon capitalism. Dr. Kingsbury will discuss how economic crises, protests, and the reemergence of regional and domestic right wing politics pose new challenges for social missions and ecological promises of Latin America's Pink Tide.
Dan and Mary Lou Smoke are available at the Aboriginal Resource Centre to provide personal consultation, conversation, guidance and mentorship to First Nations, Métis & Inuit students and the campus community. Mary Lou is very knowledgeable about the arts and traditional indigenous knowledge systems. She has been singing traditionally in many sacred ceremonies and lodges throughout North America. She also possesses great wisdom for women's teachings.
Dr. Alison Mountz will discuss Global migration and asylum seeking.
International Students are invited to attend the 18th Annual International Students Holiday Dinner at the Village by the Arboretum. You will have the opportunity to mingle with the community in Guelph and share traditions in the holiday spirit through food and performances. Students will receive an invitation and more information in November. We are letting you know early so you can reserve the date to come and celebrate this holiday season. Transportation will be provided for students to get to the event location from the UC.