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Social Work Student Research Symposium: Keynote Presentation

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University of Calgary, Faculty of Social Work

2500 University Drive NW, PF 3257

Professional Faculties Building, Room PF 3257

Calgary, AB T2N 1N4

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The University of Calgary, Faculty of Social Work Student Research Symposium: Diversity in Practice. The purpose of this event is to showcase the research involving our Students while encouraging new research collaboration initiatives between Students, Faculty Members, and Community Partners.

Student Poster Presentation
Location: 4th floor of the Professional Faculties Building
Time: 11:00 a.m. to Noon




Join us after the poster presention for Honourable Senator Wanda Thomas Bernard's keynote presentation on Doing Action Research: A Strategy to Move Conversations About Diversity From Margin To Centre.

Location: Professional Faculties Building, Room PF 3257
Time: Noon - 1:30 p.m.

Senator Bernard is the first Black Canadian to have an academic tenure position and become a full professor at Dalhousie University, where her research focuses on anti-oppression and diversity. Bernard was one of the founding members of the Association of Black Social Workers. In 2004, she was awarded the Order of Canada for her work addressing racism and diversity in the field of social work, and in 2014, she was awarded the Order of Nova Scotia. On October 27, 2016, Bernard was named to the Senate of Canada where she sits as an independent. She is the first African Nova Scotian woman to serve in the Senate Chamber.

The registarion is free of charge and lunch will be offered to those who attend.

Please RSVP by March 5th as space is limited. We look forward to welcoming you to yet another day of learning and discussion.

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2500 University Drive NW, PF 3257

Professional Faculties Building, Room PF 3257

Calgary, AB T2N 1N4

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