Speaker Links

Links to some of our speakers should you wish to learn more 

Series A – Fall 2016

Carolyn Harris http://www.royalhistorian.com

Instructor, University of Toronto, School of Continuing Studies, Historian & Author 


David Lyon – http://www.sscqueens.org/people/david-lyon

Professor of Sociology and Director & Principal Investigator, Surveillance Studies Centre and “Big Data Surveillance” Team Project, Queen’s University


Gilles Larochelle, Kingston’s Chief of Police


Charles Pentland, Professor, Political Studies, Queen’s University.


Alan Broadbent, Chairman & CEO, Avana Capital Corporation, Chairman & Co-Founder, Maytree Foundation

  • http://www.eventi.com/our-team/alan-broadbent/
  • http://maytree.com/

Series B – Fall 2016

Frank Daley: Founder of Dropout to Dean’s List & Self- Knowledge College; and Author

  • https://www.linkedin.com/in/frankdaley
  • http://selfknowledgecollege.com
  • http://dropouttodeanslist.com

Terry Haynes: MBSR Teacher, Oasis Institute, U Mass Medical School

  • http://www.kingstonmindfulness.com/our-team

Pamela Dickey Young: Professor & Graduate Co-ordinator School of Religion

  • http://www.queensu.ca/religion/faculty-and-research/pamela-dickey-young

Bev Illauq

Beverly Illauq an educator, has broad teaching experience, including 20 years of teaching school in the Baffin Region of Nunavut.  She first taught a similar course in Inuit Language, Culture and History as a sessional instructor at First Nations University, University of Regina, in Saskatchewan, where it was well received. As the mother of an Inuit family, Bev notes that learning Inuktitut is not only fascinating but life-changing, as well. Can be reached at bill@gmail.com


Dr. Michael Singer: