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Student Life Events at St. George

Student Life Events at St. George

Black, Latin American, Southeast Asian & First Generation Undergrad Students Engaging in Research

Dec 5, 2022 05:00 PM to 06:30 PM

Registration Deadline: Dec 5, 2022 06:30 PM

Goal Statement:
Give students confidence that they can overcome barriers to getting involved in research.
Learning Outcome:
Students who participate will be able to detail at least three (3) co-curricular and academic resources to help them explore opportunities in research.
Description:
African Black Caribbean, Latin American, Southeast Asian and First Generation students discuss research with involved upper year student Mentor Navigators and relatable professors from a variety of disciplines, librarians and staff. This event will include perspectives on: how to demystify research and why this experience is important for undergrads; wayfinding and support for preparing applications; and the demand for equitable access to opportunities. Presentation by partner Career Exploration & Education; Mentor Navigators introducing various research programs; and faculty, librarian and staff Q&A in breakout rooms - students bring your questions!
 
Partners & Guests:

  • Dr. Janelle Joseph;
  • Dr. David Roberts;
  • Saddiya Rose, MEd., Career Educator;
  • Mai Lu, Access & Inclusion Librarian;
  • Cheng Xu, PhD Candidate;
  • Irene Poetranto, Doctoral Candidate;
  • Dr. Stephanie Begun;
  • Dr. Nyasha Junior;
  • Dr. Kenneth W. Yip;
  • Dr. Bina John;
  • Dr. Paul Delgado Olguin;
  • Dr. Pablo Herrera Veitia.
Accessibility Notes.
Language: Conversation will happen in English. 
Closed Captioning: Auto-generated captions which can be turned on and off will be utilized in this presentation.  
Participation Expectations: Participants will be invited to join in the conversation by unmuting themselves and speaking and/or typing in the chat. All camera use is voluntary. 
Privacy: Conversation will not be recorded. 
Technology: Information on how to use MS Teams is provided in the registration confirmation email.

For more information please contact: 
Adonica Huggins (pronouns she / her), Student Life Coordinator, at adonica.huggins@utoronto.ca