Please enable Java in your browser's "Options" (or "Preferance") menu to view this pageConcordia's Thursday Report____________November 19, 1998


Research Fellow Lecture Series

Lisa Serbinon
Growing up in Adversity: Risk and Resilience across Two Generations in the Inner City
Thursday, November 19, 5 p.m. Faculty Club, Room 767
Henry F. Hall Building, 1455 de Maisonneuve Blvd. W.
Cocktail reception to follow

An Evening with
H.M. Gorecki and his Music

Friday, November 20, 7:30 p.m. Concordia Concert Hall

Françoise Godbois, piano * Mariusz Monczak, violin
Gordon Cleland, cello * Liselyn Adams, flute

Louise Samson, piano * Special guests: The Pendericki Quartet

Distinguished Polish composer Henryk Mikolaj Gorecki is in Montreal to be presented with an honorary doctorate by Concordia University.
This concert will be preceded by a half-hour public
interview with him about his music.

Admission: $25, $15 for students.

For reservations, please call 848-7928.

Office of Research Services

Would you like to learn more about patents, copyrights, trademarks, industrial designs, integrated-circuit topographies or plant-breeders' rights?

Workshop on Intellectual Property

Friday, November 27

9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

LB-922-4, J.W. McConnell Building

Open to faculty, staff and students, but space is limited.

Confirm your attendance by contacting Shelley
Sitahal, 848-4873 or

Advancement and Alumni Task Force

A Task Force will examine proposed changes to the advancement and alumni functions at Concordia University between September 1998 and March 1999.

The current mission statements of University Advancement and Alumni Affairs (available from the Secretary of the Task Force) will be examined in the context of the University community's needs and available resources.

Members of the University community are invited to communicate with the Task Force. Hearings will be convened for selected groups or individuals. Individuals or groups who wish to appear must submit written briefs with their request. Written briefs and requests to appear must be received by Thursday, November 26, at Advancement and Alumni Task Force, c/o Maria Paradiso, BC-310. Tel: 848-4805. Fax: 848-4550, E-mail:

More information can be found at:

The Simone de Beauvoir Institute presents:

Mary Robinson

, UN High Commissioner of Human Rights
and former president of Ireland

"Women's Rights as Human Rights"

Thursday, November 26, 11 a.m. - noon

Alumni Auditorium, Henry F. Hall Building

A question-and-answer period will be moderated by Peter Leuprecht,
former deputy secretary and former director of Human Rights of the Council of Europe.

The speech will be broadcast live from the Concordia Web site (, with simultaneous translation from English to French. If you don't already have RealPlayer installed on your computer, you can download the latest version from before the event.

For general information, call 848-2373. For technical support, call Andrew McAusland, 848-2035, or Michael Keeffe, 848-3447.

Concordia Student Safety Patrol

Need to use the Safety Patrol's drop-by or accompaniment services? Call 848-7533 to reach a dispatcher

Monday to Friday, 6 p.m. - midnight

Or to volunteer, call 848-8600/8700

Centre for Studies in Behavioural Neurobiology

Department of Psychology

CSBN Fest '98

An exhibition of recent scientific activities

Friday, November 27

Atrium, J.W. McConnell Building

1 p.m., in the J.A. DeSève Theatre: Jane Stewart,on"Relapse, again and again and again"

2 - 4 p.m., in the atrium: Poster presentation

Jeri Brown in concert
Jazz standards and the music of Leon Thomas with guests John Hicks and Curtis Lundy * Friday, November 27, 8 p.m.
Concordia Concert Hall (Loyola Campus)
Adults $8, seniors $5, students free * Call 848-7928 or 790-1245

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