The/La Collaborative’s first Graduate Student Cohort Training

The/La Collaborative held its first training workshop for the Graduate Student Cohort 2019-2020 in collaboration with Mitacs from August 27th-29th, 2019. The three-day skills-building workshop introduced students to The/La Collaborative to draw attention on the significance of collaborative competence. Facilitated by Jim Brosseau and sponsored by Mitacs, the workshop included various exercises regarding self-awareness, personality […]

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Partnership Workshop on Collaborative Protocols and Graduate Student Training

The/La Collaborative held a workshop from 3rd to 4th July, 2019 to make progress on the design of our collaborative protocols and graduate student training. We discussed various features of our online platform that will optimise engagement and discussed an assessment plan for graduate student skills development, importantly the way in which The/La Collaborative’s processes […]

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Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences 2019

The/La Collaborative participated in the annual Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences held at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, BC from June 1-7, 2019. This event is organized by the Federation of Humanities and Social Sciences and brings together scholarly organizations under one umbrella. The/La Collaborative was an exhibitor at the Expo […]

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April-May Roundup

The Collaborative was delighted to take part in OPTA’s annual conference at the University of Toronto on April 29th. We worked with teacher Jan Hasking-Winner of OHASSTA at Malvern Collegiate Institute to produce a demo for our collaborative activities. We visited her 12th grade Economics classroom with a team of philosophy and sociology profs to […]

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January 2019 Partnership Workshop: Training, Pilots and Assessment

January 2019 Partnership Workshop: Training, Pilots and Assessment We’re excited to welcome collaborators from partners organisations involved in developing the various aspects of our collaborative platform, including activity templates, facilitation training and assessment. Pre-Workshop meetings will start on 10th January. Main program to begin in the afternoon of 11th January. Participants include: François Claveau (CIRST), […]

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