How is financial risk quantified by those within the system, and what are the human factors – gut feelings, hormones and/or emotions – that impact that? From risky lending practices, to packaged financial instruments like mortgage-backed securities no-one really . . .

  • September 15, 2017
  • 12:00 pm
  • Knox Presbyterian Church

Join us as we sit down with Aisha Ahmad, assistant professor of Political Science and director of the Islam and Global Affairs Initiative at the University of Toronto, to discuss her new book, Jihad & Co. The rise of militant . . .

  • September 16, 2017
  • 2:00 pm
  • Knox Presbyterian Church

Shortened Rideau Canal skating seasons. Rising water levels on the Rideau River. Raging wildfires in Fort McMurray. Worsening floods across the country. Severe weather events have increasingly dominated news reports, given their unpredictable appearance and the huge cost to individuals . . .

  • June 3, 2017
  • 10:30 am
  • Memorial Park Library

Join us as we sit in conversation with Darryl Raymaker to discuss his new book, Trudeau’s Tango. In this insightful and lively history, Liberal insider Darryl Raymaker recalls the attempt to broker “a marriage from hell” between the federal Liberal . . .

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