ChatLive is a series of informal, face-to-face discussions over lunch (FREE PIZZA!) where you can explore interesting ideas with other students. Facilitated by a different faculty member(s) each week, we discuss thought-provoking topics and current issues. All CapU students are welcome.
Library Building, room LB188 or as noted
Select Thursdays 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
“Bombies: The U.S. Secret War in Laos and Its Legacy of 90 Million Unexploded Bombs” – Jack Silberman (Motion Picture Arts)
“Are Algorithms the Big Brother of the 21st Century?” – Lisa Lajeunesse (Math) and Martin Godwyn (Philosophy)
“Yemen: The Concealed Crisis” – Basim Alghamdi (Motion Picture Arts)
“What Happens after #metoo?” – Women’s and Gender Studies Faculty*This session is in LB196 Kéxwusm-áyakn (First Nations) Student Centre
“Fraud Detectives: The Physics of Art Forensics” – Bruno Tomberli (Physics)
“Priceless! What is it That Makes Art so Valuable?” – Efrat El-Hanany (Art History)
No, and there is no cost. Students who attend a minimum of three sessions will earn a notification on their transcript. The Registrar will be informed of your participation in the requisite number of sessions at the end of the Spring term.
Feel free to contact Sandra Seekins at
firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions you might have about the program.
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Capilano University is named after Chief Joe Capilano, an important leader of the Squamish (Sḵwx̱wú7mesh) Nation of the Coast Salish people. We respectfully acknowledge that our campuses are located on the territories of the Lil’wat, Musqueam, Sechelt (shíshálh), Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh Nations.