STLHE 2014 – Kingston

STLHE 2014 – Kingston

Events and Activities for 3M National Teaching Fellows

This year we have another exciting program for 3M Fellows attending the 2014 STLHE conference in Kingston hosted by Queen’s University, Royal Military College and St. Lawrence College. Join us for the annual General Meeting on a boat cruise through the beautiful Thousand Islands or attend one of three Welcome to My Classroom sessions given by 3M Fellows. Our reunion dinner is at the River Mill restaurant on the Cataraqui River. We’re sure you are also looking forward to celebrating with the new year’s cohort of Fellows at the STLHE banquet. So, see you in Kingston.

–Executive of the Council of 3M National Teaching Fellows

Annual General Meeting and 1000 Island River Boat Cruise
Tuesday, June 17, 11:30am – 4:30 pm (new start time so that we can have our meeting before departure)
Registration Deadline: June 1, 2014

The cruise departs from the Crawford wharf at the base of Brock street and in front of the Confederation Place Hotel. We board at 11:45 am so be there for 11:30 am.

Join us for our short, 15-30 minutes, Annual General Meeting, lunch and a three hour cruise through the picturesque 1000 Islands aboard Kingston 1000 Islands Cruise ship the Island Queen III. The cruise leaves from the dock in downtown Kingston across from City Hall at 12:30.

The cruise costs $55.00 (including taxes and gratuity). Spouses and friends are welcome!

Use this link to the STLHE members center to register for the AGM and 1000 Island River Boat Cruise.

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STLHE Conference Opening Reception
Tuesday, June 17, 5:30pm – 8:00pm
Isabel Bader Centre for Performing Arts (390 King Street West)


Beginning the Journey
(2014 3M National Teaching Fellows and Facilitators Only)
Moderators: Robert Lapp & Angie Kolen
Wednesday, June 18, 2014, 11:00pm to 2:00pm
Donald Gordon Centre, Coach House Pub (421 Union Street)

STLHE Awards Ceremony
Faculty of Education, Duncan McArthur Hall
Wednesday, June 18, 2014, 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Shuttle Bus will leave the from the STLHE Awards ceremony for the River Mill Restaurant and the 3M National Teaching Fellows Reunion Dinner

3M National Teaching Fellows Reunion Dinner:
River Mill Restaurant

Wednesday, June 18, 2014, 7:00pm-11:00pm
Our reunion dinner follows immediately after the awards ceremony and 3M Fellows Old and New and their spouses and friends are invited to join us at the River Mill Restaurant on the shore of the Cataraqui River (2 Cataraqui Street).
Registration Deadline: June 10, 2014.

Shuttle Bus will leave the from the STLHE Awards ceremony for the River Mill Restaurant and the 3M National Teaching Fellows Reunion Dinner

The reunion dinner will cost $55.00 including dinner, a beverage coupon, HST and gratuity. A vegetarian option is available. (Menu for the dinner)


Use this link to the STLHE members center to register for the Reunion Dinner. 

Use this link to the STLHE members center to register for the Reunion Dinner (link will be available soon)CON1.12 Journeys in Educational Leadership
Wednesday, June 18, 2014, 1:30-2:20pm
McArthur Hall, Room A241/242.
Moderator: Esther Enns (Dean, Faculty of Arts – Saint Mary’s University
Panelists: Pat Rogers (Associate Vice-President – Wilfrid Laurier University, Heather Smith (Director, Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology – University of Northern British Columbia), and Robert Summerby-Murray (Dean, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences – Dalhousie University)

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STLHE Conference Banquet
Old Fort Henry
Thursday, June 19, 2014, 7:00pm onwards

3M National Student Fellows Plenary:
Student Leadership in Post-secondary Education

McArthur Hall Auditorium
Friday, June 20, 2014, 11:15am – 12:15pm

The 2014 cohort of 3M National Student Fellows will share their ideas about student leadership and challenges in post-secondary education. They will make connections between these two areas and offer ideas and solutions. 


Welcome to my classroom

Welcome to my classroom is scheduled in as an interactive session in the conference program and showcases the teaching of 3M National Teaching Fellows by sampling from their classroom, an activity that a general audience would understand

Cramer80x90CON6.06 Welcome to my Classroom: On the Nature of Human Nature
Ken Cramer. University of Windsor.
Thursday, June 19, 2014, 2:00 – 2:50pm
McArthur Hall, Room A239.



Dickson80x90CON2.01 Welcome to my Classroom: Integrated First-Year Experience, Day 1: Frames and Foundations
Lisa Dickson, Angèle Smith and Tracie Summerville. University of Northern British Columbia.
Wednesday, June 18, 2014, 2:30-3:20pm
McArthur Hall, Room A241/242


connie80x90CON7.01 Welcome to my Classroom: Let’s Google that: Using the Web to engage students and promote information literacy
Connie Varnhagen. University of Alberta.
Thursday, June 19, 2014, 3:00 – 3:50pm
McArthur Hall, Room A227