Information Box Group
Waller Family Lobby, L.R. Wilson Hall, McMaster University
12:00AM to 11:59PM
Artist Robin Pacific photographed 70 people, each in a place that has meaning for them; then she photographed that place without them. She asked each a series of questions about their own death. Visual artist and editor Dennis Day made a video of all 70 individuals. No two people have the same vision of the afterlife – or lack of an afterlife. Each idea for a memorial and for a legacy is unique.
Climate Change and Extreme Weather Risk: Is Canada Prepared?
Concert Hall, L.R. Wilson Hall, McMaster University
7:00PM to 8:30PM
Extreme climate change-induced effects are challenging Canada as they are the rest of the planet. This presentation will address the escalating financial and social costs associated with these events, and the steps Canada must take now to mitigate future impact.