2018 - 2019 Laurier Milton Lecture Series

Overview of Lecture Series

Wilfrid Laurier University, the Town of Milton and the Milton Public Library are pleased to present the 2018-19 Laurier Milton Lecture Series.

Wilfrid Laurier has long supported the public role of academics to bring their knowledge and thinking outside of the classroom. The Laurier Milton Lecture Series provides a wonderful opportunity to engage in a public dialogue with citizens of Milton on a broad array of important topics. We are pleased that the presentations represent the current research and analysis of members of different Faculties and University Departments/Programs.

The lecture series is a partnership between the Town of MiltonWilfrid Laurier University, and the Milton Public Library.

Admission is free. No registration is required.

All lectures take place from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on the dates noted below at the First Ontario Arts Centre Milton.

Lecture Series Schedule

October 10, 2018

When Offenders Say “I’m Sorry”: The Meaning and Consequences of Death Row Apologies
Dr. Judy Eaton, Department of Psychology, Faculty of Human and Social Sciences

November 14, 2018


December 12, 2018


January 9, 2019

The Role of Allies in Canada’s Reconciliation: A Few Thoughts
Erin Hodson, Laurier’s Indigenous Curriculum Specialist

February 13, 2019


March 13, 2019


April 10, 2019


May 8, 2019