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Rediscovering Learning: Engineering New Perspectives

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· Sessions
Opening Remarks from Faculty and ELINE
A warm welcome from ELINE and the McGill University Faculty of Engineering.
Roni Khazaka
2021-03-06T10:00:00Z 2021-03-06T10:20:00Z America/New_York Opening+Remarks+from+Faculty+and+ELINE https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frediscovering-learning-engineering-new-perspectives Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Metacognition: The Key to Acing Courses and Life!
This talk will discuss cognitive science based learning strategies that enable students to experience meaningful, transferable learning.
Saundra McGuire
2021-03-06T10:20:00Z 2021-03-06T11:35:00Z America/New_York Metacognition%3A++The+Key+to+Acing+Courses+and+Life%21 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frediscovering-learning-engineering-new-perspectives Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Connecting Talent with Opportunity: Networking and Mentoring
A career development workshop given by Julie Godin, P.Eng., Industry Liaison Manager and Career Advisor at the McGill Engineering Career Centre.
Julie Godin
2021-03-06T11:40:00Z 2021-03-06T12:30:00Z America/New_York Connecting+Talent+with+Opportunity%3A+Networking+and+Mentoring https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frediscovering-learning-engineering-new-perspectives Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Learning How to Learn: Mental Tools to Master Tough Subjects
This session will show you practically useful information from neuroscience about how you can more easily master difficult material.
Barbara Oakley
2021-03-06T13:00:00Z 2021-03-06T14:25:00Z America/New_York Learning+How+to+Learn%3A+Mental+Tools+to+Master+Tough+Subjects https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frediscovering-learning-engineering-new-perspectives Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Can We Teach Engineers to Lead?
This workshop will examine the importance of leadership in engineering and provide practical methods to develop leadership skills.
Emily Moore
2021-03-06T14:30:00Z 2021-03-06T15:25:00Z America/New_York Can+We+Teach+Engineers+to+Lead%3F https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frediscovering-learning-engineering-new-perspectives Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Student Panel on Diversity in Engineering
Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion are key to the success of the field of engineering.
2021-03-06T14:30:00Z 2021-03-06T15:25:00Z America/New_York Student+Panel+on+Diversity+in+Engineering https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frediscovering-learning-engineering-new-perspectives Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Panel on Accessibility in Academics
An accessible learning environment is essential to student success.
2021-03-06T15:30:00Z 2021-03-06T16:25:00Z America/New_York Panel+on+Accessibility+in+Academics https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frediscovering-learning-engineering-new-perspectives Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Level Up: Make Reflective Self-Mentoring Your Super Power!
In this interactive session, Dr. Saundra Yancy McGuire will teach you the art and science of reflective self-mentoring.
Saundra McGuire
2021-03-06T15:30:00Z 2021-03-06T16:25:00Z America/New_York Level+Up%3A+Make+Reflective+Self-Mentoring+Your+Super+Power%21 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frediscovering-learning-engineering-new-perspectives Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Mingling Session with Speakers and Panelists
An opportunity to mingle with participating speakers!
2021-03-06T16:25:00Z 2021-03-06T17:00:00Z America/New_York Mingling+Session+with+Speakers+and+Panelists https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frediscovering-learning-engineering-new-perspectives Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Decoding Design: Voice, Presence and Pain
A journey into design, code and complexity that foregrounds experience and centers voices from the margins.
Pratim Sengupta
2021-03-06T17:00:00Z 2021-03-06T17:45:00Z America/New_York Decoding+Design%3A+Voice%2C+Presence+and+Pain https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frediscovering-learning-engineering-new-perspectives Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Closing remarks from ELINE
Final words from ELINE to conclude the day!
2021-03-06T17:45:00Z 2021-03-06T18:00:00Z America/New_York Closing+remarks+from+ELINE https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frediscovering-learning-engineering-new-perspectives Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

Roni Khazaka

Associate Dean (Academic Programs) for the Faculty of Engineering | McGill University, Montréal, Canada

Julie Godin

Industry Liaison Manager and Career Advisor at MESC | McGill University, Montréal, Canada

Pratim Sengupta

Professor of Learning Sciences and STEM Education | University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada

Emily Moore

Director of ILead | University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada

Saundra McGuire

Professor Emerita Department of Chemistry | Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Barbara Oakley

Professor of Engineering | Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan

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ELINE - Engaged Learning in Engineering at McGill University

ELINE is a student-run committee focused on promoting a culture of engaged learning among engineering students at McGill University.

Booths

Dr. Barbara Oakley

Professor of Engineering | Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan

Dr. Saundra McGuire

Professor Emerita Department of Chemistry | Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Dr. Emily Moore

Director of ILead | University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada

Dr. Pratim Sengupta

Professor of Learning Sciences and STEM Education at the Werklund School of Education | University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada

ELINE

Engaged Learning in Engineering

POWE

Promoting Opportunities for Women in Engineering

Queer Engineer

Queer Engineer

NSBE

National Society of Black Engineers McGill University Chapter

OSD

Office for Students with Disabilities

Lauren Weber

Local Wellness Advisor | Student Wellness Hub

EUS MHC

EUS Mental Health Committee

MESC

McGill Engineering Student Centre