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Movie Night: Feeling Piazzolla (2017)

Movie Night: Feeling Piazzolla (2017)

When:
Friday, November 24, 2017
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Where:
John Deutsch University Centre
Room: McLaughlin Room
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Description:

"Feeling Piazzolla" (2017)

ADMISSION IS FREE
(Seats are on first come, first served)

When: Nov 24th from 6 to 8pm
Where: 87 Union St - Queen's JDUC
The Film is in Spanish with English subtitles. 

The Consulate General of Argentina in Toronto and Kingston Latino Student Association proudly present "Feeling Piazzolla", a documentary that analyses the melancholy in the music of one of Argentina’s most internationally acclaimed composers. The documentary also explores Piazzolla’s personality and relates certain episodes of his life with some of his artistic creations. The film, which presents little known material, is a unique opportunity to understand Piazzolla’s music and its capacity to thrill the whole world.

Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xt1SSLQ3Eg4

"Feeling Piazzolla", the first documentary that is entirely dedicated to the legendary Argentine composer and musician Astor Piazzolla dubbed ‘tango revolutionary’. 

"Feeling Piazzolla" analyses the melancholy in the music of one of Argentina’s most internationally acclaimed composers. The documentary also explores Piazzolla’s personality and relates certain episodes of his life based on his own records and through the accounts of his son Daniel Piazzolla, a musician himself, Laura Escalada (his second wife and the President of the Astor Piazzolla Foundation) as well as other important artistic personalities and his contemporaries such as Horacio Ferrer, Daniel Binelli, Guillermo Bermúdez and Victor Oliveros.

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FREE
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Creative Exhibition: Christianity in Contemporary Context

Creative Exhibition: Christianity in Contemporary Context

When:
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Where:
Theological Hall
Room: Elias Andrews room
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Description:

Students in RELS310/810 Modern Christian Thought have organized an exhibition of creative work, based on the question “What is Christianity (or its legacy) in the contemporary context?” In groups, students have been encouraged to create a visually-oriented project which interrogates, positively or negatively, a theme theyhave touched on in the course, such as:

  • Christianity and Ecology
  • Christianity and Gender
  • Christianity and Violence
  • Christianity and Science
  • Christianity and Politics

The exhibition takes place in the Elias Andrews room, 2nd floor of Theological Hall, on Tuesday, November 28 from 11:00-4:00.

All are welcome to view the works

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Brown Bag Lunch Session

Brown Bag Lunch Session

When:
Tuesday, January 16, 2018
11:45 AM – 12:45 PM
Where:
Goodes Hall
Room: 102
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Description:

These informal presentations are led by Smith School of Business faculty and students; Queen’s faculty or members from the Kingston and area community and are open to everyone. One hour in length, the presentations include an overview of a research idea or paper, during which questions and comments are encouraged, followed by time for conversation and feedback.

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Mind & Methods: Strategies to Tackle Overwhelming Exam Stress

Mind & Methods: Strategies to Tackle Overwhelming Exam Stress

When:
Thursday, November 30, 2017
5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Where:
Athletics and Recreation Centre (ARC)
Room: QC505
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Description:

Understand how emotions might be affecting your ability to prepare for exams and/or deal with associated stress/anxiety. This workshop will help you develop healthy coping strategies to manage emotions and behaviours more effectively.

In this workshop you will:

  • Identify what you are doing well already to build on those strengths
  • Reflect on what might be getting in your way of managing exam stress
  • Learn 8 points of focus to reduce exam stress

These strategies will include the PEACE strategy, anxiety reduction techniques and many more. Don’t let exam stress get the best of you. We are here to help! 

Contact:
Kate Humphrys
humphrys@queensu.ca
Cost:
FREE
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Mind & Methods: Strategies to Tackle Overwhelming Exam Stress

Mind & Methods: Strategies to Tackle Overwhelming Exam Stress

When:
Monday, November 27, 2017
2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Where:
140 Stuart St.
Room: Yellow Cottage - Health Promotion Building
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Description:

DROP-INS WELCOME!

Understand how emotions might be affecting your ability to prepare for exams and/or deal with associated stress/anxiety. This workshop will help you develop healthy coping strategies to manage emotions and behaviours more effectively.

In this workshop you will:

  • Identify what you are doing well already to build on those strengths
  • Reflect on what might be getting in your way of managing exam stress
  • Learn 8 points of focus to reduce exam stress

These strategies will include the PEACE strategy, anxiety reduction techniques and many more. Don’t let exam stress get the best of you. We are here to help! 

Contact:
Kate Humphrys
humphrys@queensu.ca
Cost:
FREE
Moderation:
  • If this event listing appears to have errors or inaccuracies, please notify the event's Contact (see above).

Mind & Methods: Emotional Skills to Fight Procrastination

Mind & Methods: Emotional Skills to Fight Procrastination

When:
Thursday, November 23, 2017
5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Where:
Queen's Centre
Room: QC505
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Description:

DROP INS WELCOME!

Understand how underlying emotions or other factors might be affecting your motivation and leading to procrastination. In this workshop, we will show you how to develop strategies to manage procrastination and associated emotions. Leave refreshed with a new game plan to tackle the last weeks of term! 

In this workshop you will: 
• Assess your current levels of procrastination to build self-awareness of the underlying factors affecting your motivation
• Learn the three best ways to beat procrastination 
• Rethink to-do lists and schedules to stay organized without being overwhelmed
• Discuss 10 key practical tips to get started, and learn what works for others at Queen’s. 

This is not simply a time management workshop, but a way for you to start to understand and get to the root causes of your procrastination and motivation issues. Take an hour now to set yourself up for success – it will be well worth your time! 

Contact:
Kate Humphrys
humphrys@queensu.ca
Cost:
FREE
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Boxing Day

Boxing Day

When:
Wednesday, December 26, 2018 (all day)
Where:
Description:

A university observed holiday.

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n/a
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Christmas Day

Christmas Day

When:
Tuesday, December 25, 2018 (all day)
Where:
Description:

A university observed holiday.

Contact:
n/a
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Mind & Methods: Emotional Skills to Fight Procrastination

Mind & Methods: Emotional Skills to Fight Procrastination

When:
Monday, November 20, 2017
2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Where:
140 Stuart St.
Room: Yellow Cottage - Health Promotion Building
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Description:

DROP INS WELCOME!

Understand how underlying emotions or other factors might be affecting your motivation and leading to procrastination. In this workshop, we will show you how to develop strategies to manage procrastination and associated emotions. Leave refreshed with a new game plan to tackle the last weeks of term! 

In this workshop you will: 
• Assess your current levels of procrastination to build self-awareness of the underlying factors affecting your motivation
• Learn the three best ways to beat procrastination 
• Rethink to-do lists and schedules to stay organized without being overwhelmed
• Discuss 10 key practical tips to get started, and learn what works for others at Queen’s. 

This is not simply a time management workshop, but a way for you to start to understand and get to the root causes of your procrastination and motivation issues. Take an hour now to set yourself up for success – it will be well worth your time! 

Contact:
Kate Humphrys
humphrys@queensu.ca
Cost:
FREE
Moderation:
  • If this event listing appears to have errors or inaccuracies, please notify the event's Contact (see above).

Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving

When:
Monday, October 8, 2018 (all day)
Where:
Description:

A university observed holiday.

Contact:
n/a
Cost:
n/a
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