EVENT: Get Science Right 23/4/15

A New Direction for Science Policy in Canada? “Get Science Right” Town Hall, Thursday, April 23

Members of the community and the media are invited to join the Federation of New Brunswick Faculty Associations and the Canadian Association of University Teachers at its Fredericton Get Science Right town hall. Panelists will discuss the impact of the federal government’s current approach to science policy, strategize ways to protect science in the public interest, and discuss what should be the role of the federal government with respect to research and post-secondary education.


Thursday, April 23
7:00—9:00 p.m.
Brian Mulroney Hall, room 101, St. Thomas University, Fredericton, New Brunswick

Panelists include:

  • Mary Louise Babineau — Green Candidate, Fredericton Riding
  • Kelly Bronson — Science & Society Relations, STU
  • Mike Dawson — Assistant VP Research, STU
  • Matt Decourcey — Liberal Candidate, Fredericton Riding
  • Tony Diamond — Wildlife Ecology, UNB
  • Vett Lloyd — Biology, MtA
  • Paul Peters — Health & Health Service Delivery, UNB
  • Nick Scott — New Brunswick Social Policy Network

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For more information on the Get Science Right campaign, go to www.getscienceright.ca.

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