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Safer Spaces Workshop: Race & Cultural Identity

23 Oct 201414:00
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16:30

Participants will have the opportunity to examine how race and culture affect daily life in the McGill community. This workshop addresses the challenges of fostering diversity-receptive cultural attitudes, reducing structural barriers in University life, and building and maintaining respectful spaces for interpersonal engagement. Through case studies, participants will have the chance to practice identifying and responding to the types of discrimination most commonly encountered in campus life.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, Students

Safer Spaces Workshop: Race & Cultural Identity

27 Oct 201409:30
to
12:00

Participants will have the opportunity to examine how race and culture affect daily life in the McGill community. This workshop addresses the challenges of fostering diversity-receptive cultural attitudes, reducing structural barriers in University life, and building and maintaining respectful spaces for interpersonal engagement. Through case studies, participants will have the chance to practice identifying and responding to the types of discrimination most commonly encountered in campus life.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, Students

Safer Spaces Workshop: Indigenous Perspectives

28 Oct 201414:00
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16:30

This workshop is designed and delivered by the First Peoples’ House. This workshop examines, from multiple perspectives, issues related to the inclusion of Indigenous peoples on our campuses.  The workshop provides historical and contemporary information about laws and policies, demographics, and cultural and economic realities.  Participants will have the opportunity to apply new ideas and awareness, and build skills, by working through practical scenarios drawn from everyday work and life at McGill.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, Students

Safer Spaces Workshop: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

04 Nov 201414:00
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16:30

This workshop is based on the Safe Spaces workshop first designed and implemented by the McGill Equity Subcommittee on Queer People. Participants in this workshop may choose to participate in our Safer Spaces Allies program.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, Students

Safer Spaces Workshop: Disability, Access, and Universal Design

06 Nov 201414:00
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16:30

This workshop is designed and delivered by the Office for Students with Disabilities (OSD).

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, Students

Safer Spaces Workshop: Indigenous Perspectives

12 Nov 201409:30
to
12:00

This workshop is designed and delivered by the First Peoples’ House. This workshop examines, from multiple perspectives, issues related to the inclusion of Indigenous peoples on our campuses.  The workshop provides historical and contemporary information about laws and policies, demographics, and cultural and economic realities.  Participants will have the opportunity to apply new ideas and awareness, and build skills, by working through practical scenarios drawn from everyday work and life at McGill.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, Students

Clarifying Expectations (GPS 409)

13 Nov 201410:00
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12:00

Imagine preventing common mistakes and avoiding confusion when taking on new graduate students. Clarifying Expectations is about articulating roles and responsibilities in supervisory relationships before problems or miscommunications occur. In this workshop, we will discuss existing supervisory agreements, work together to set the goals and outcomes, and focus on writing an agreement that suits your needs. Objectives:

Safer Spaces: Consent and Sexual Assault – Raising Awareness

13 Nov 201414:00
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16:30

This workshop is designed and delivered by the Liaison Officer (Harm Reduction) in the Office of the Dean of Students.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, Students

Evaluation and Feedback in Large Classes series: Join us for coffee

19 Nov 201408:30
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09:30

Fourth topic: Giving Efficient and Personalized Audio-recorded Feedback Would you like to reduce the time you spend writing comments on assignments while still offering meaningful feedback? Would you like to motivate your students to attend to your feedback? Professor Carolyn Samuel will demonstrate audio-recorded  feedback, a time-efficient yet personalized means for providing comments on written and oral assignments. 

Classified as : Faculty

Safer Spaces Workshop: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

19 Nov 201409:30
to
12:00

This workshop is based on the Safe Spaces workshop first designed and implemented by the McGill Equity Subcommittee on Queer People. Participants in this workshop may choose to participate in our Safer Spaces Allies program.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, Students

Safer Spaces: Consent and Sexual Assault – Raising Awareness

24 Nov 201409:30
to
12:00

This workshop is designed and delivered by the Liaison Officer (Harm Reduction) in the Office of the Dean of Students.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, Students

Introduction to Course Design and Teaching Workshop

11 Dec 201409:00
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16 Dec 201409:00

Would you like to design or redesign one of your courses and enhance your teaching skills? Join a group of fellow faculty members led by facilitators from Teaching and Learning Services to discuss strategies for course design and teaching that focus on enhancing student learning. For more information and registration, click here.

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