Social Justice Round Table Discussions

Event Date: 
Monday, March 7, 2016 - 2:00pm to 9:00pm
Event Location: 
Thunder Bay Art Gallery - 1080 Keewatin St.

Lakehead University and the Thunder Bay Art Gallery are very pleased to present a special event devoted to the discussion of contemporary issues in research related to social justice. To mark the opening of Lakehead’s 2016 Research and Innovation Week, we are featuring two round table discussions at the Thunder Bay Art Gallery on Monday, March 7, 2016.

This event is made possible with the generous support from: the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, the Faculty of Education, the Bora Laskin Faculty of Law, Office of Aboriginal Initiatives, the Departments of Anthropology, English, History, Indigenous Learning, Philosophy, Political Science, Sociology, and Women’s Studies, as well as the Thunder Bay Multicultural Association and Diversity Thunder Bay.

  •  Refreshments will be served at the end of each round table.

Session 1:  Reconciliation as Pathway for Meaningful Relationships with Indigenous Peoples

Location:  Thunder Bay Art Gallery

Time:  2pm to 4pm

About the Session - Coming Soon

  • Moderator: Christopher Mushquash
  • Participants:
    • Sam Achneepineskum
    • Denise Baxter
    • Lorena Fontaine
    • Ry Moran
    • Robert Robson
  • In addition, poster presentations by the students of the Department of Indigenous Learning will be on display, with the following students present to talk about their research:
    • Sarah Nelson
    • April Head
    • Stan Legarde

 

Session 2:  Understanding Refugees in Crisis:  Community and Citizenship

Location:  Thunder Bay Art Gallery

Time:  7pm to 9pm

About the Session - Coming Soon

  • Moderator: Batia Stolar
  •  Participants:
    • Sam Achneepineskum
    • Taina Chahal
    • Miriam Cohen
    • Steve Jobbitt
    • Liane Boyer McLean
    • Farhan Yousaf
Campus: 

Research and Innovation Week Reception

Event Date: 
Thursday, March 10, 2016 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Event Location: 
Faculty Lounge

You are cordially invited to join us in honouring Lakehead University's outstanding researchers and help us acknowledge the contributions made by our valued research partners and sponsors.

Registration is required. Please register here.

Campus: 

Study Abroad Week

Event Date: 
Monday, October 5, 2015 - 8:00am to Friday, October 9, 2015 - 3:00pm
Event Location: 
1294 Balmoral Street building
Event Fee: 
Free
Event Contact Name: 
Patrick Carr
Event Contact Phone: 
807-343-8068
Event Contact E-mail: 
Pcarr@lakeheadu.ca

Lakehead International is pleased to host Study Abroad week, taking place October 5 to 9.

If you are a current student looking to learn more about opportunities to spend a semester, full year or summer abroad while earning academic credit, visit Lakehead International in the Agora daily 9:30 am – 2 pm and attend one of the information sessions.

Faculty are invited to attend all information sessions, including the Monday and Thursday sessions that are tailored specifically for faculty. All information sessions will be in room NO 1001 in the 1294 Balmoral Street Building.

Monday, Oct. 5

  • Exchange Information Session for all students: 1 - 2:30 pm
  • Engineering student specific session 7:30 - 8:30 pm

Tuesday, Oct. 6

  • Exchange Information Session for all students: 2 - 3:30 pm
  • Business student specific presentation 7:30 - 8:30 pm

Wednesday, Oct. 7

  • Exchange Information Session for all students: 1 - 2:30 pm
  • French language student specific session 7:30 - 8:30 pm

Thursday, Oct. 8

  • Exchange Information Session for all students: 7:30 - 8:30 pm

Friday, Oct. 9

  • Exchange Information Session for all students: 1 - 2:30 pm

Faculty are invited to attend faculty information sessions: Monday, Oct. 5, 2 - 3:30 pm in ATAC 2019 and Thursday, Oct. 8, 1 - 2:30 pm in ATAC 5035

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