Tomorrow's Ideas, Now - August 17 to 20, 2011 - Undergraduate Student Conference

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Kule Institute for Advanced Study (KIAS)
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Tomorrow's Ideas, Now is an international interdisciplinary conference for undergraduate students working in the Social Sciences, Humanities, and Fine Arts. Hosted by the Kule Institute for Advanced Study at the University of Alberta, the conference will run from August 17 to 20, 2011 on the U of A campus.

The conference will focus on three topics of crucial global importance: Stewardship of the Planet, Place, Belonging, and Otherness, and Culture, Media, Technology. 300-word abstracts are due Monday, May 9, 2011. Registration is $100CAD and covers all food and event costs for the conference. A limited number of travel and accommodation grants are available to those residing outside the greater City of Edmonton, on a competitive basis.

KIAS welcomes a variety of presentations, including but not limited to: scholarly papers and posters, creative performance, literary expression, musical composition, multimedia, and dance. Please visit for more information, or email: