Articles in the 'Pandemics' Category

Mini-list: Covid-19 & gov’t response

Introduction to the science and response to Covid-19 We suggest the following materials to help you understand viruses and pathogenic microbes generally, and the novel coronavirus in particular. These resources will also aid an understanding on how a virus, not previously dangerous to humans, can become pathogenic through the passage from other species into human populations. Finally, we have selected

Apr 20th, 2020
by MBarker

Invitation to talk about Covid-19

Weathering the pandemic  If there is interest in talking to us at OLI-works about the COVID-19 pandemic, specifically to compare notes and possibly develop a workshop series, feel welcome to contact us.  At our Spanish and French language workshops and over some years we have discussed how the pandemic affected participants in diverse locales, including Vancouver, Kelowna, Calgary, Ottawa-Gatineau and

Mar 24th, 2020
by MBarker