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August 27 Toronto Book launch for Dayna Scott (ed) Our Chemical Selves

Co sponsored by Osgoode Hall Law School, IFLS, the Politics of Evidence Working Ground and National Network on Environments and Women’s Health

An evening event to share research findings on the environment and reproductive health, and to launch the new book,

Our Chemical Selves: Gender, Toxics and Environmental Health

edited by Dayna Nadine Scott.

A range of speakers include members of the Politics of Evidence Working Group

Thursday August 27 2015        630-830 PM

1214 Queen Street West The Gladstone Hotel  (Gladstone Gallery, 2nd Floor)

This event is made possible by a grant from the Canadian Institutes for Health Research

PLEASE RSVP AT THIS LINK  using event code DNSevent poster. All information in text of post.




[Tomorrow] November 30 2011: Lunch with Osgoode IFLS visitors Chen & Gupta

Legal Feminism from a Distance 30 November 2011 1230 – 2:30 Osgoode 2009 

The IFLS has two visiting scholars this semester.   Join us for lunch, hear about their work, and meet these two women who have travelled a total of over 23745 km to get to Osgoode!

Since they came so far, we’re going to provide lunch.  Please RSVP to lgonsalves@osgoode.yorku.ca for catering purposes.  Click here for the pdf poster.

Professor Chao-Ju Chen, National Taiwan University  Constituting and Contesting Equality: Feminist Constitutional Activism in Taiwan

Professor Priya Gupta, Jindal Global Law School (India)  The American Dream, Deferred: Contextualizing Property & Housing after the Mortgage Crisis (in addition to her work in progress on the housing issue, Professor Gupta will spend some time talking about discussing Jindal’s clinical work around women’s participation in rural good governance efforts in Haryana.)

More about our visitors http://bit.ly/IFLSvisitors.

WLAO presents: You’re a Lawyer – Now What? 5th Annual Alternative Careers for Women in Law Program


My colleague Assistant Dean Ronda Bessner sent me this – thanks Ronda!

Click here to register online.

You’re a Lawyer – Now What?

5th Annual Alternative Careers for Women in Law Program

Hosted by the Women’s Law Association of Ontario and the Law Society of Upper Canada

Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Law Society of Upper Canada – Donald Lamont Learning Centre

130 Queen St. West, Toronto

5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

(Enter through the east doors facing Toronto City Hall)

Ready for a career change or just interested in learning about the hidden opportunities in law? Join us and our panels of successful and influential lawyers who have made their mark:

The Honourable Laurel Broten – Minister of Children and Youth Services and Minister Responsible for Women’s Issues
Debra Campbell, Philanthropic Advisor
Terrie-Lynne Devonish, Chief Counsel for Aon Canada
Bryna Goldberg, Retired Executive Vice-President and General Counsel at Shoppers Drug Mart® and Director of Second Cup®
Maria McDonald, Bioethicist and Privacy Officer at Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital

NEW THIS YEAR! – We are hosting a SECOND panel featuring four experts who will field your career questions:

Ritu Bhasin – Bhasin Consulting Inc.

Carrie Heller – The Heller Group

Anita Lerek – Advocate Placement Ltd.

Rebecca Toth – ZSA Legal Recruitment

Cost for Members/Students: $45.20 (includes HST)

Non-Members: $56.50 (includes HST)

Buffet dinner included

For more information and to register please call 416-410-7267 or email wlao@cogeco.ca.