Beverley Diamond

“Re” Thinking: Revitalization, Return, and Reconciliation in Contemporary Indigenous Expressive Culture.

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Michaëlle Jean and Jean-Daniel Lafond

TO THE ARTS, CITIZENS! : Social Mediation through the Arts

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Dr. Kwame Anthony Appiah

Society Matters: why should we value the Humanities?

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James Bartleman

Residential Schools: Have we forgotten our responsibility?

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Weaver, Johnson and Chuenpagdee

How Do We Build Resilient Communities in the Face of Climate Change?

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Gérard Bouchard and Graham Fraser

Pluralist Societies: what's their future?

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David Adams Richards

Threatened Identity: what do we lose when we lose the sense of place?

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Chief Shawn Atleo

First Nations Education: Can we afford to miss out?

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Antonine Maillet

Giving voice: Who speaks for the forgotten?

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Andrew Weaver, climatologist

How can Canadians keep their cool in a warming world?

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climate change panel

Where to Stay in Fredericton

There are many hotels, motels and bed and breakfasts in the region.

Presently, there are many more rooms available at other properties outside of the Congress blocks. For more information on these options visit

Below are the official Congress hotels, which offer complimentary shuttles to and from campus.

A large number of rooms have been blocked in the properties listed below at special Congress rates. When contacting these properties, be sure to let them know that you are attending Congress 2011 to access to the special Congress rate.

Staying on Campus

Over 2, 000 rooms will be available to delegates on campus during Congress. You can reserve on-campus accommodations immediately:

St. Thomas University

University of New Brunswick
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Amsterdam Inn

Tel: (506) 474 - 5050
559 Bishop Dr. S., Fredericton, NB, E3C 2M6
Congress rate: $125 +tax

Best Western Fredericton Hotel & Suites

Tel: (506) 455 - 8448
333 Bishop Dr., Fredericton, NB, E3C 2M6
Congress rate: $145 +tax

City Motel

Tel: (506) 450 - 9900
1216 Regent St., Fredericton, NB, E3B 3Z4
Congress rate: $94 / $104 +tax

Comfort Inn

Tel: (506) 453 - 0800
797 Prospect St., Fredericton, NB, E3B 5Y4
Congress rate: $110 +tax

Crowne Plaza Fredericton Lord Beaverbrook

Tel: (506) 455 - 3371
659 Queen St., Fredericton, NB, E3B 5A6
Congress rate: $169 +tax

Delta Fredericton

Tel: (506) 457 - 7000
225 Woodstock Rd., Fredericton, NB, E3B 2H8
Congress rate: $169 +tax

Lakeview Inn & Suites

Tel: (506) 459-0035
665 Prospect St., Fredericton, NB, E3B 6B8
Congress Rate: $120.00 + tax

Ramada Hotel

Tel: (506) 460 - 5500
480 Riverside Dr., Fredericton, NB, E3A 8C2
Congress rate: $124 +tax


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War as a Disease

If there’s only one constant in human history, it’s the occurrence of war.

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Mothers, Teachers, and Ambassadors

Pinar Kocak explores why some Alberta mothers are compelled to homeschool their ADHD children.

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Launch of Accord on Research in Education

Putting the Evidence Back into Evidence-Based Policy Making for Underachieving Students.

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Phot by Jared Morrison

Taking Leave of Your Census

Dr. Monica Boyd explains why a voluntary Long form census will be damaging to Canada

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