STLHE 2017 – Halifax

STLHE 2017 – Halifax

This year STLHE 2017 is in Halifax, Nova Scotia from June 20-23, and is hosted by a consortium of Halifax area post secondary institutions. This years conference theme is Gateways in Higher Education: Cultures, Transitions, Transformations.

This year the Reunion Dinner will be held at the Dauphinee Inn on Hubbard’s Cove.

See you in Halifax.

–Executive of the 3M Council of 3M National Teaching and Learning Fellows

Annual General Meeting and Tall Ship Cruise
Tuesday June 20, 12:00-5:00 pm
Location:  The Discovery Centre – Nassim and Rhonda Ghosn Room and Halifax Harbour – Murphy’s Tall Ship Silva. 
The 3M Council includes 3M National Teaching Fellows, 3M National Student Fellows, and past College Sector Educator Award winners.

Following a very short AGM and a tour of the new Discovery Centre we will take a short stroll to the Halifax Seaport Farmers’ Market where a wide selection of foods are available for lunch before boarding Murphys’ The Cable Warf’s Tall Ship Silva for an hour and a half sailing tour of the Halifax harbour.

Registration deadline June 16, 2017

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3M National Student Fellows Retreat
(2017 3M National Student Fellows and Facilitators Only)
Maureen Connolly and 3M Retreat Facilitators
Wednesday June 21, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Location: Dalhousie University – Student Union Building, Room 224.

STLHE Conference Opening Reception
Tuesday June 20, Time: 5:30-8:00pm
Location: University of Kings College, Location TBA.

Introduction of the 2017 Cohort of 3M National Teaching and Learning Fellows 
Meet the new 3M Fellows when they receive recognition for the innovation teaching and educational leadership and join the Fellowship.
Wednesday, June 21, Time: following the mornings keynote Presentation (approximately 10:10 am)

Beginning the Journey
(2017 3M National Teaching Fellows and Facilitators Only)
Shannon Murray and 3M Retreat Facilitators
Wednesday June 21, 12:00 noon – 2:00 pm
Location: Dalhousie University – Faculty Club.

3M National Teaching and Learning Fellows Reunion Dinner: Dauphinee Inn
3M National Teaching Fellows, 3M National Student Fellows, and past College Sector Educator Award winners are all part of the reunion dinner.
Wednesday, June 21, Tentative time: 6:00 pm-10:00pm
Registration deadline: June 16, 2017

Use this link to the STLHE Membership Centre to register for the reunion dinner.

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STLHE Conference Banquet – Maritime Kitchen Party
Thursday, June 22, Time: 6:00pm-11:00pm
Location: Lord Nelson Hotel and Suites.

All Fellows are encouraged to attend that Banquet.

3M National Student Fellows Plenary
Location: Dalhousie University – Venue TBA 
Friday, June 23, Time: 11:30 am -12:30 pm

The 2017 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: Student Engagement in a First-Year Gateway Course
Mike Atkinson (3MNTF-1998), Psychology, Western University
Date, time, and location: TBA

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Connolly_110Welcome to My Classroom – Building Community in the Classroom
Pat Maher (3MNTF-2014), Biology, Cape Breton University

Date, time, and location: TBA

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Connolly_110Welcome to My Classroom: A Mandatory intro Physics course you don’t really want to take, and that you think you’ve already mastered in High School 
Adam Sarty (3MNTF-2011), Physics, Saint Mary’s University
Date, time, and location: TBA 

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Connolly_110Welcome to my classroom: This hour has seven days: A typical week in the life of my Ed Psych students
Ron Sheese (3MNTF-1986), York University.
Date, time, and location: TBA

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