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Lectures on the History of the Olympics at Queen Mary's University - Munich 1972 - Postponed as lecturer stranded in USA!

20 Apr 2010 - 18:30

The remarkable history of the Olympics will be revealed in a new lecture series, starting at Queen Mary, University of London on 9 February 2010.

“The modern Olympics offer athletes an unprecedented chance to attain international fame, and host nations a unique platform to showcase themselves to the world,” explains the series organiser, Professor Miri Rubin, of the Department of History at Queen Mary.

Mega Events and Housing Evictions

21 Jan 2008 - 19:00
21 Jan 2008 - 21:00

Mega Events and Housing Evictions - A Lecture by Dr.Kris Olds

SFU Harbour Centre, Fletcher Challenge Theater,
Monday, January 21st 7pm-9pm

Dr. Kris Olds is a former Vancouverite who has worked for the City of Vancouver. One of his earliest studies on the impact of hallmark events and housing was Expo 86.

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