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H.E.A.R.T. in the Core Workshop Series, May 2017

  • When May 01, 2017 08:30 AM to May 05, 2017 10:30 AM (EST / UTC-500)
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H.E.A.R.T. in the Core Workshop Series
Human Rights, Equity, Accessibility, Respect Toolkit (H.E.A.R.T.)

The H.E.A.R.T. workshops are free. Space is limited so registration is required. Complete at least 3 workshops for a Certificate of Attendance.

Human Rights Fundamentals:
An introduction to human rights legislation and policies.
Monday, May 1st, 2017, 9:30am – 11:30am | One James North (OJN): Room 212

What’s In A Word: Insult or Inclusion?
Enhance your ability to build inclusion through the everyday use of words and phrases that focus on diversity.
Monday, May 1st, 2017, 1:30pm – 3:30pm | OJN: Room 212

Positive Space Workshop
Increase your awareness about the lives and experiences of LGBTQ+-identified persons. Upon completion, you’ll receive a poster to signify your workshop completion.
Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017, 1:30pm – 4:00pm | OJN: Room 212

An Introduction to the “Duty to Accommodate”
Learn about the “duty to accommodate” in the classroom and workplace and about key terms such as “reasonable” and “undue hardship”.
Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017, 9:30am – 11:30am | OJN: Room 111

Supporting Survivors of Sexual Violence
In this workshop, participants will learn how to best respond to and support survivors of sexual violence on campus.
Thursday, May 4th, 2017, 9:30am – 11:30am | OJN: Room 213

Challenging Islamophobia on Campus
Islamophobia: What it is, what it looks like and how to challenge it on campus.
Thursday, May 4th, 2017, 1:30pm – 3:30pm | OJN: Room 213

Anti-Racism Workshop
Increase your awareness of what racism is and familiarize yourself with concepts including cultural appropriation and reverse racism.
Friday, May 5th, 2017, 9:30am – 11:30am | OJN: Room 212


Registration, information and to discuss individualized accommodations: 905.525.9140 ext. 27581 or