Congress in the news - May 28

Saturday, May 28, 2016


Congress 2016: Pseudolus


This weekend you've got a chance to see an ancient Roman play -- first performed way back in 191 B.C -- at a baseball diamond at Foothills Stadium. Clem Martini is the Chair of the U of C's drama department...

University of Calgary to host an inside scoop on Canadian politics

The Globe and Mail

It is often described as the academic Olympics, but the upcoming Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences that runs for the next week at the University of Calgary is actually more like an academic show and tell, where researchers from around the world gather to share their latest findings...

Bart Beaty: Long time congress attendee, now leads the event

Calgary Herald

Bart Beaty lives breathes and eats for the Congress of Humanities and Social Sciences. He’s even spent part of his honeymoon at one.

The 6 big thinkers headlining the 'academic Olympics' in Calgary

Calgary Herald

The largest academic gathering in Canada kicks off in Calgary this weekend, with over 6,300 prominent scholars gathering to present the latest findings in the social sciences.



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