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H.E.A.R.T. 2018 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.

Sep 24, 2018

Human Rights Fundamentals:

An introduction to human rights legislation and policies.

Monday, November 19, 2018 – 9:30am-11:30am | L.R. Wilson Hall: Room 1003

 

What’s In A Word: Insult or Inclusion?

Discuss how to build inclusion through the everyday use of words and phrases that focus on diversity.

Monday, November 19, 2018 – 1:30pm-3:30pm | L.R. Wilson Hall: Room 1003

 

Positive Space:

Increase your awareness about the lives and experiences of LGBTQ+ persons.

Tuesday, November 20, 2018 – 1:30pm-3:30pm | L.R. Wilson Hall: Room 1003

 

Anti-Racism Workshop:

Increase your awareness of racism, anti-racism and “reverse racism”.

Wednesday, November 21, 2018 – 9:30am-11:30am | L.R. Wilson Hall: Room 1003

 

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”.

Thursday, November 22, 2018 – 9:30am-11:30am | L.R. Wilson Hall: Room 1003

 

Challenging Islamophobia on Campus:

What it is, what it looks like and how to challenge it on campus.

Friday, November 23, 2018 – 9:30am-11:30am | L.R. Wilson Hall: Room 1003

 

Supporting Survivors of Sexual Violence:

Participants will learn how to respond to and support survivors of sexual violence on campus.

Friday, November 23, 2018 – 1:30pm-3:30pm | L.R. Wilson Hall: Room 1003

 

Accessibility 101:

Enhance your understanding of accessibility and develop skills to advance

accessibility within the McMaster context.

Monday, November 26, 2018 – 9:30am-11:30am | L.R. Wilson Hall: Room 1003

 

Website: equity.mcmaster.ca

Registration, information and to discuss individualized accommodations: 905.525.9140 ext. 27581 or equity@mcmaster.ca