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H.E.A.R.T Week: Workshop Series 2016!

When Feb 01, 2016 10:30 AM to
Feb 08, 2016 01:30 PM
Where MUSC
Contact Name
Contact Phone 905.525.9140 x 27581
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H.E.A.R.T.: HUMAN RIGHTS, EQUITY, ACCESSIBILITY, RESPECT TOOLKIT WORKSHOPS

Complete 3 workshops to receive a Certificate of Attendance. Space is limited so registration is required.

Last chance to complete your Certificate of Attendance before the program is redesigned for the coming academic year!
 
Monday, February 1, 2016
10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Student Centre (MUSC) Room 224
HUMAN RIGHTS 101
Learn about your rights and responsibilities with regard to harassment, bullying and discrimination. Develop skills to prevent and intervene in situations of harassment and bullying.
 
Monday, February 1, 2016
1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Student Centre (MUSC) Room 203
INTRO TO THE “DUTY TO ACCOMMODATE”
Learn about what the duty is to accommodate in the classroom and workplace, and key terms such as “reasonable” and “undue hardship”. Develop familiarity with responses to accommodation requests.
 
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Student Centre (MUSC) Room 224
ACCESSIBILITY 101
What is the difference between accessibility and accommodation? What does the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) mean for your workplace or classroom? Learn more about how to advance accessibility at McMaster.
 
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Student Centre (MUSC) Room 203
WHAT’S IN A WORD: insult or inclusion?
Enhance your ability to build inclusion through the everyday use or avoidance of words and phrases related to diverse social identities.
 
Thursday, February 4, 2016
10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Student Centre (MUSC) Room 220 
SEXUAL VIOLENCE RESPONSE WORKSHOP (replaces former Sexual Harassment Workshop)
Learn about the context of sexual violence on campuses, how McMaster is responding via the Sexual Violence Response Protocol, and what you can do to address sexual assault and sexual harassment.
 
Friday, February 5, 2016
10:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Student Centre (MUSC) Room 220
POSITIVE SPACE PROGRAM
Increase your awareness about the lives and experiences of LGBTQ- and MOGAI-identified persons and how to make a more welcoming space in your classroom or workplace.
 
For more information, to register, or for disability-related accommodations, please contact hres@mcmaster.ca or 905-525-9140 x 27581.