REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR THE INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM
SYMPOSIUM (fee-based; registrations are capped)
“What are Universities For?
Exploring roles, challenges, conflicting tensions and promising re-imaginings
May 4-6, 2023
University of Regina, Regina, Saskatchewan
PRE-SYMPOSIUM PANEL – May 3, 2023 (free registration but spots are limited)
- Free public pre-symposium event at Darke Hall, May 3rd, 2023, hosted by President Jeff Keshen, moderated by the award-winning journalist, Nahlah Ayed, and recorded for CBC IDEAS.
- Pre-Symposium PANELISTS:
• Dr. Jonathan R. Cole, John Mitchell Mason Professor of the University & Provost and Dean of Faculties, Emeritus at Columbia University
• Dr. Malinda Smith, Vice-Provost and Associate Vice-President Research (Equity, Diversity and Inclusion) at the University of Calgary
• Dr. Linda Tuhiwai Smith, CNZM Distinguished Professor – Rangahau and Mātauranga Capability at Te Whare Wänanga o Awanuiärangi
• Dr. Joel Westheimer, University Research Chair in Democracy and Education at the University of Ottawa
Full Symposium details & Registration links: https://www.whatareuniversitiesfor.ca/
Symposium registration is $325 & includes breakfast, lunch, & dinner for each day (May 4,5, & 6)
Symposium at a glance:
The Presidents’ Panel assembles each of the Tri-Council (CIHR, NSERC, SSHRC) funding agency presidents, along with the Presidents of UnivCan and the CAUT.
A few symposium speakers:
Dr. Gloria Ladson-Billings
Dr. Sajeev John
Dr. Morgan Ndlovu
Full list of symposium participants (to date) avail here: https://www.whatareuniversitiesfor.ca/speakers/
A detailed symposium schedule will be posted in January 2023.
Don’t be disappointed register today!