Dr. Patricia Allen will be the keynote speaker at the Canadian Association for Food Studies in Victoria, B.C. in June 2013.
Marian Flood, a recent graduate of the Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies program, presented The Worth of Water: The Controversy Concerning Charging for Water Use at the 2011 annual conference of the Association of Graduate Liberal Studies Programs in Saratoga Springs, New York.
The conference theme was Source of Life and Strife: Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Water.
The Association of Graduate Liberal Studies Programs is a forum for the exchange of information and ideas among Graduate Liberal Studies programs, their students, their alumni, and other programs of related curricula and goals. The Association promotes the concept and goals of Graduate Liberal Studies, fosters high standards in GLS programs, provides guidance for institutions considering initiating and improving such programs, and promotes public awareness of the programs.