March 19,1998


Anna Marie Smith, Cornell University, will speak on Universalism, Particularism and Multiculturalism:
A Critique of Laclau
Tuesday, March 31, 4 p.m.
J.A. DeSève cinema
1400 de Maisonneuve W.

Public debate on Language, Ethnicity and Pluralism in Quebec
Pierre-Étienne Laporte, Outremont MNA
Jack Jedwab, Canadian Jewish Congress
Anne Michele Meggs, Council of Intercultural Relations in Quebec
Monday, March 30, noon, H-767, 1455 de Maisonneuve W.
Sponsored by the Concordia-UQAM Chair in Ethnic Studies

Inaugural reception honouring Concordia University Research Fellows
Lisa Serbin, Department of Psychology and Ching Y. Suen, Department of Computer Science Tuesday, March 31, 5 o'clock Faculty and Staff Dining Room, 7th floor, Henry F. Hall Building RSVP before March 25 to Lidia Santos, 848-3814

Eric O'Connor Event
Gay and Lesbian Spirituality and the Christian Churches
An exploration of the issues through film, spoken word, presentations, panel and audience discussions
Wednesday, March 25, 7 to 10 p.m.
Loyola Chapel,
7141 Sherbrooke St. W.
(Bus number 105 from Vendôme metro)
For more information, call 848-3588

Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Timothy Vernon, conductor
Sunday, March 29, 11 a.m.
Concordia Concert Hall
Brahms Second Symphony
Mr. Vernon will provide commentary in English, with simultaneous French translation.
Admission: $21 ($19 for students and seniors).
Box office: 848-7928.
The Concordia Concert Hall is located at
7141 Sherbrooke St. W.

Concordia Shuffle '98 is just 6 months away
To help you get in shape, we are auctioning a Weider WCTL9006 treadmill, donated by Steven Winikoff
(Computing Services) and ICON of Canada, valued at $920. We will begin the bidding at $450.
Just fill in the attached form and return it in a confidential envelope to Chris Mota, Annual Giving, GM-430 by Friday, April 17. The top 5 bids will be published in the April 23 issue of CTR.
All proceeds from the auction will go towards Shuffle scholarships and bursaries. A cheque payable in full to Concordia University will be required from the highest bidder on April 24. A tax receipt cannot be issued for the winning bid, as goods are being received for payment.
An owner's manual is available in GM-430, if you require further information.

Internal address
Internal phone number
Bid $

In the last CTR, we incorrectly named Bruce MacKenzie's new appointment. It is Acting Assistant Registrar, Special Projects, not Acting Registrar, Special Projects. The editor regrets the error.

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