The Laurier Institution

November 30, 2016

Winnie L. Cheung

For over twenty years Winnie L. Cheung has been engaged in building bridges and understanding across cultures. A published writer, art lover and intercultural educator, she […]
November 30, 2016

Ali Solehdin

Ali Solehdin is a technology entrepreneur and an active, engaged member of civil society. Ali currently serves as a Board Member on the Aga Khan Council […]
November 30, 2016

Ciprian Jauca

Ciprian Jauca is the Managing Editor for Cochrane Hypertension, the UBC-based branch of the Cochrane Collaboration, a global independent network of researchers, professionals, patients, carers, and […]
November 30, 2016

Don Black

Don Black is Director, Community Programs at UBC Continuing Studies. He is currently seconded on a half-time basis to the Vancouver Organizing Committee for the 2010 […]
November 30, 2016

Farid Rohani

A life member of Laurier, Farid has been involved with the organization since its inception. He comes with a lifelong passion and commitment to promoting the […]
December 4, 2015

Beyond Human Rights: Building a World on Empathy

2014 Vancouver Human Rights Lecture Faced with fragmented identities and widespread atrocities, human rights ideals have come to occupy a central place in our conception of […]
June 22, 2015

The Wayfinders: Why Ancient Wisdom Matters in a Modern World

  Every culture is a unique answer to a fundamental question: What does it mean to be human and alive? Wade Davis leads on a thrilling […]
November 28, 2014

The Complexities of Multiculturalism

The Complexities of Multiculturalism, understanding Unity in Diversity, Extremism, Policing, Individual Responsibilities and Collective Security. Our new series starting November 28th with the Province Newspaper, in […]
November 6, 2014

The Comeback: Lecture and Panel Discussion

  Presented by the Laurier Institution and UBC Continuing Studies in partnership with UBC First Nations House of Learning and the Vancouver Writers Fest. Aboriginal peoples […]