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Thinking Out Loud (TOL) is Concordia University’s premiere public engagement series – an ideas festival concept including live events, podcasts and other digital content.  TOL is about connecting big ideas and emerging research and sharing these connections with the public.  Public conversations, talks, audio and video content - this is Thinking Out Loud.

TOL Walrus Talks Events (in collaboration with The Walrus Magazine) take place in Ottawa, Calgary and Toronto - Fall 2017 dates coming soon!

Past TOL programs (Montreal events):

TOL 2016:  Connecting                 

TOL 2015:  Identity: Digital, gender, stories, personal

TOL 2014:  Creativity

TOL 2013:  Ageing Well and Living Healthy



Walrus Talks Health (Calgary)

Walrus Talks the Future (Ottawa) 

Walrus Talks Vice (Toronto) 


Walrus Talks Being Human (Ottawa) 

Walrus Talks Play (Toronto) 

Walrus Talks Vice (Calgary) 



Walrus Talks Climate (Ottawa) 

Walrus Talks Human Rights (Toronto) 

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