Events

Listed here are all events open to the public hosted or co-hosted by the RAVEN project. For all the events RAVEN is participating in (including those we are not hosting ourselves), click on the Updates tab above.

2020 – Ongoing and future events

ongoingPhoto-story call-out: Community in the Time of COVID. RAVEN and our partners the NB Media Co-op and Projets Aulnes plus Coopérative La Barque invite people to share a photo-story of what is special about your community during the time of COVID.

Oct. 21 – Webinar, Debunking the myths around small modular nuclear reactors (SMRs). RAVEN is a member of CRED-NB, the co-host of this international event.

Oct. 23 – Webinar, Bob Bancroft, Nova Scotia wildlife biologist and CBC radio personality, on the Acadian forest and what is lost in the conversion of forests to plantations.

Nov. 6 – Webinar, Daniel Tubb, Professor of Anthropology, University of New Brunswick, on his new book, Shifting Livelihoods: Gold Mining and Subsistence in the Chocó, Colombia.

Nov. 20 – Webinar, Valerie Lannon, climate activist and co-author of Indigenous Sovereignty and Socialism, and David Bush, York Ph.D. student, labour organizer and editor of Rank and File and Spring, on the Green New Deal and the socialist case against the carbon tax.

For the Zoom link or for more information, contact: info@nbmedicoop.org.

Past events

2020

Oct. 9 – Webinar, Sabine LeBel, Professor of Culture and Media Studies, University of New Brunswick, on queering art education for the environment.

September 25 – Webinar: Mark McLaughlin on the Rise of the Eco-Comics: How the Maritime Governments Helped Shape Environmental Education.

September 23 – Online Tertulia: Tom Beckley on Wendall Berry

August 31, open to all New Brunswick, deadline for entries to the Cell Phone Music Video Contest

April 1, Webinar, Let’s beat this ‘demic! by Jane Jenkins

March 13, webinar, Gordon Edwards: Small Modular Nuclear Reactors: not small, not green, not clean, not affordable

March 12, Hanwell, collaborator on the Sustainability Education Alliance Conference, Narrative Change: The Power of Storytelling.

March 12, Saint John, Gordon Edwards: Small Modular Nuclear Reactors: not small, not green, not clean, not affordable

February 29, Pointe-Verte, collaborator on the Espace Maritime Spaces event

February 4, Fredericton, Miles Howe on Snake Oil & Project Sitka

January 7, Fredericton, Bombardier Abroad: Patterns of Dispossession.

2019

October 23, Sackville, Unearthing Justice: How To Protect Your Community from the Mining Industry

October 23, Saint John, Unearthing Justice: How To Protect Your Community from the Mining Industry

September 20-27: complete list of the Voices for the Environment Week events

September 27, Fredericton, The Women Resisting Extractivism

September 26, Keswick Ridge, RAVEN’s first birthday party!

September 25, Fredericton, Teach-in on citizen responses to the climate crisis

September 24, Fredericton, UNB and STU students for fossil fuel divestment

September 21-22, Fredericton, Spoken word workshop with El Jones on poetry for the climate crisis

September 20, Fredericton, Poetry for the Climate Crisis

August 6, Fredericton, Meme workshop

July 26, Sussex, Photovoice workshop

June 25, Hampton, Tell your rural story

June 18, Fredericton, Green New Deal community meeting

June 18, Pointe-Verte, Belledune Community meeting

April 27, Saint John, March for Tomorrow’s Jobs

April 26, Saint John, book launch and public discussion

April 25, online, presentation and public discussion

April 25, Fredericton, RAVEN research panel

April 24, Fredericton, book launch, play reading, public discussion

April 24, online, music video contest winners

April 23, Edmundston, public discussion and book launch

April 2: Deadline for RAVEN’s cell phone music video contest. Full details here.

March 30: Digital Storytelling workshop in Knowlesville. Details here.

March 16: Digital Storytelling workshop in Sussex. Click here for details.

2018

September 13: RAVEN project launch! For full details, click here.