Faculty-Wide Presentations/Conferences

Faculty members are hosting many events this month! Take a look at what’s going on at the faculty:

Oct 13-15 Computational Thinking and Mathematics Symposium

Dr. Immaculate Kizito Namukasa and Dr. George Gadanidis are co-organizing a 3-day computational thinking and mathematics symposium at UOIT.  Keynote addresses are open to the public.

Oct 16 – Recomposing Relations: Building Feminist Common Worlds

Please join us on Monday, October 16 in room FEB 1139 for a lecture on Recomposing Relations: Building Feminist Common Worlds Methods in Early Childhood Education by Dr. Mindy Blaise. Dr. Blaise is a professor of early childhood education at Victoria University, Australia. Please RSVP to jheidenh@uwo.ca by Wednesday, October 11, 2017. 

Oct 18-19 Canadian Domestic Homicide Prevention Conference

The Centre for Research & Education on Violence against Women & Children, Western University and the Centre for the Study of Social and Legal Responses to Violence, University of Guelph are co-hosting the Canadian Domestic Homicide Prevention Conference at the London Convention Centre.

Oct 19 – Guerrilla Methodologies Against Everyday Sexisms in Higher Education

Please join us on Thursday, October 19 in FEB 1139 for a lecture on #FEAS (Feminist Educators Against Sexism): Activating Guerrilla Methodologies Against Everyday Sexisms in Higher Education by Dr. Mindy Blaise. #FEAS is an Australian-based international feminist collective committed to interrupting, challenging and otherwise shouting out about sexism in educational spaces. Please RSVP to jheidenh@uwo.ca by Wednesday, October 11, 2017.

Oct 23 – Alleviating Poverty and Working in Refugee Camps

Please join us on Monday, October 23 in FEB 1010 for a lecture by Dr. Alastair Summerlee, President and Vice-Chancellor of Carleton University. President Summerlee will be discussing his interests related to alleviating poverty and his work in refugee camps.

Nov 1 – Coaching to Inclusion Conference – Supporting ALL Learners in Mathematics

Western’s Canadian Research Centre on Inclusive Education and the Coaching to Inclusion Committee are hosting this year’s conference, Supporting ALL Learners in Mathematics. This one-day conference takes place at the Best Western Stoneridge Inn in London.

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