Event Category: Lectures

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Lectures of interest to CSCA members, usually indicating free, public lectures (but do see individual event details).

FREE PUBLIC EVENT: The Graduate & Faculty Christian Forum at UBC and CSCA’s Vancouver chapter present an online lecture with Tom McLeish (Professor of Natural Philosophy in the Department of Physics at the University of York, England). The Poetry and Music of Science “I could not see any place in science for my creativity or imagination,” was the explanation, of a bright school leaver to the author, of why she had abandoned all study of science. Yet as any scientist knows, the imagination is essential to the immense task of re-creating a shared model of nature from the scale of …

FREE PUBLIC EVENT: CSCA’s Montreal chapter presents a 30-minute documentary film with a discussion to follow. Virginia’s Calling: A Climate Testimony and Film Virginia’s Calling, a 30-minute documentary film, presents a young conservative Christian’s dramatic testimony of how she was called to climate advocacy. Virginia is a home-schooling mom who dismisses climate change as a liberal “political thing” until her home floods in a hurricane, provoking a spiritual crisis. She develops an unlikely friendship with a local scientist and ultimately finds a new way of serving God and loving her neighbours: Virginia has become an award-winning community educator and advocate …

FREE PUBLIC EVENT: Trinity Western University’s Faculty of Natural and Applied Sciences and CSCA’s Vancouver chapter present an online lecture with Tom McLeish (Professor of Natural Philosophy in the Department of Physics at the University of York, England). The Poetry and Music of Science “I could not see any place in science for my creativity or imagination,” was the explanation, of a bright school leaver to the author, of why she had abandoned all study of science. Yet as any scientist knows, the imagination is essential to the immense task of re-creating a shared model of nature from the scale of …