The Role of Innovation in Building a Food-Secure Future

The Role of Innovation in Building a Food-Secure Future

July 9, 2020 The Role of Innovation in Building a Food-Secure Future Join Dr. Rickey Yada, Dr. Anubhav Pratap Singh, and Dr. Peter Dhillon as they discuss how Canada can plan for a more food-secure future and ensure Canada is able to withstand future pandemics.


Supporting Student Well-being in an Online Learning Environment

Supporting Student Well-being in an Online Learning Environment

July 9, 2020 Supporting Student Well-being in an Online Learning Environment Learn how student well-being resources are operating in the current online environment and how to connect students to supports they may need.


Race Thinking In/As Health: Canada’s Historical Geographies For and Beyond COVID-19

Race Thinking In/As Health: Canada’s Historical Geographies For and Beyond COVID-19

July 13, 2020 Race Thinking In/As Health: Canada’s Historical Geographies For and Beyond COVID-19 Explore how historical geographies offer important lessons for understanding racial politics in the time of COVID-19.


Eating Close to Home: Fostering Local Food Production During COVID-19

Eating Close to Home: Fostering Local Food Production During COVID-19

August 6, 2020 Eating Close to Home: Fostering Local Food Production During COVID-19 Explore how we can seize the moment to call for a more localized, resilient, and sustainable food system. 


Wellbeing in Nature: A Guided Virtual Experience

Wellbeing in Nature: A Guided Virtual Experience

August 4, 2020 Wellbeing in Nature: A Guided Virtual Experience Are you craving to be outdoors? Replace stress with relaxation in this experiential session.


Writing a (mindful) Learner-Centered and Inclusive Syllabus

Writing a (mindful) Learner-Centered and Inclusive Syllabus

August 4, 2020 Writing a (mindful) Learner-Centered and Inclusive Syllabus Learn about the characteristics and benefits of a mindful, learner-centered, inclusive syllabus, including considerations for the online environment.


Teaching Assistant Institute

Teaching Assistant Institute

July 20-24, 2020 Teaching Assistant Institute Supporting TAs as their roles change with the move to online summer and fall courses.


Teaching Remotely with Care: Introduction to Accessible Online Courses and Open Educational Resources

Teaching Remotely with Care: Introduction to Accessible Online Courses and Open Educational Resources

July 17, 2020 Teaching Remotely with Care: Introduction to Accessible Online Courses and Open Educational Resources Designing for accessibility benefits all learners. Join this workshop and learn useful processes, resources, and tips for getting started with accessibility.


Cutting through the Noise: Mastering the Elements of Clear Political Communication

Cutting through the Noise: Mastering the Elements of Clear Political Communication

July 23, 2020 Cutting through the Noise: Mastering the Elements of Clear Political Communication Join journalists Alison Broddle and Elamin Abdelmahmoud as they share how politicians can effectively communicate across platforms, and the role journalists play in strengthening democracy.


Essential Labour, Essential Lives: Migrant Agricultural Workers and COVID-19

Essential Labour, Essential Lives: Migrant Agricultural Workers and COVID-19

July 23, 2020 Essential Labour, Essential Lives: Migrant Agricultural Workers and COVID-19 If migrant labour is essential, why not migrant lives? Join a panel of community organizers and researchers for an exploration of the barriers facing migrant workers.


‘Teaching, Mapping, and Understanding the Sounds of Language’ Online Flash Talks

‘Teaching, Mapping, and Understanding the Sounds of Language’ Online Flash Talks

July 28, 2020 ‘Teaching, Mapping, and Understanding the Sounds of Language’ Online Flash Talks Join Language Sciences flash talks: three five minute talks using only one slide by three different language scholars.


Histories of Race and Contagion: Revisiting D’Arcy Island through COVID-19

Histories of Race and Contagion: Revisiting D’Arcy Island through COVID-19

July 30, 2020 Histories of Race and Contagion: Revisiting D’Arcy Island through COVID-19 Explore the connections between racism, health and nation by revisiting D’Arcy Island through a COVID-19 pandemic lens.