Past Events

20 April 2018 - 7:30pm

In Her Shoes

“Elegant, articulate, emotional , truthful and especially, powerful . Your voices will build our city into the 21st century community that it wants to be! “

19 April 2018 - 7:30pm

The controversial approval of the Site C dam project by Premier Horgan and the NDP government won support from business and labour interests even as it was condemned by environmentalists and First Nations. To help sort through the issues involved, this forum brings together three experts, all of whom have offered policy advice on Site C, to provide perspective on the decision.

14 April 2018 - 9:30am

Royal Society of Canada Eastern Ontario Regional Seminar

Saturday, April 14, 2018, Queen’s University Club, 168 Stuart St, Kingston, ON

All Presentations are Free and Open to the Public

10:00 am: Peter Milliken
The Role of the Speaker of the House of Commons

13 April 2018 - 9:30am

The Presentation of New Fellows and College Members of the Quebec Chapter, as well as RSC Award Winners, takes place on Friday, April 13, 2018, at 9:30 a.m. at UQAM in Room DR-200 of Pavillon Athanase-David, 1430 Saint-Denis Street.

One new Fellow from each of the three Academies and the College will give a short address. They are:

18 March 2018 - 5:30pm
With domestic and international partners, including the Government of Canada, the RSC is preparing a series of G7 Research Summits throughout 2018 that will culminate in Halifax in November during our annual gathering.
22 February 2018 - 9:00am

On the 22nd of February 2018, the Royal Society of Canada, in collaboration with the Labrador Institute, Memorial University’s Department of Philosophy, and Newfoundland and Labrador NPO For a New Earth, is hosting a public symposium on the Muskrat Falls hydro-electrical project on the lower Churchill River in Labrador.

31 January 2018 - 3:30pm

We are pleased to invite you to the inaugural public event of the newly-established Pacific Chapter of the Royal Society of Canada.

The event will showcase the work of recently-elected Fellows and Members of the College and provide opportunities for interaction. It should be a stimulating and lively gathering.

Details can be found in the poster.

29 November 2017

Tuesday, November 28 | 7:00 PM

Utopia on the Tip of Your Tongue: A Jewish History of Esperanto

A lecture exploring the Jewish history and culture of Esperanto

Museum of Natural History Auditorium, 1747 Summer St. Halifax NS

Wednesday, November 29 | 7:30 PM

23 November 2017

Between 1945 and 1980, the Celebration of Excellence, formally known as the Annual General Meeting, of the RSC was hosted at least once in every province of Canada, at 25 universities from coast to coast. In 2013, the RSC resumed the practice of moving the AGM around the country, beginning with a visit to Banff, Alberta. Following many successful, cross-Canada events, the 2017 COE will take place in friendly Winnipeg, Manitoba.

22 November 2017 - 6:30pm

Preceding the Royal Society of Canada’s Celebration of Excellence is an event hosted at the Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG) by the College of New Scholars and the Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies at UBC. This event is being presented in connection with the upcoming Insurgence/Resurgence exhibit at the gallery.