Shannon’s Trip to India

Shannon’s Trip to India
Hi all! On October 28th and 29th, I got to travel to India to speak at the 6th International Conference on Victims Assistance (for more information on the conference, visit http://www.jgu.edu.in/JGU/CMS/Issue8/JIBS-Victim-assistance). The conference was hosted by the wonderful O.P. Jindal Global University’s Centre for Victimology & Psychological Studies, Jindal Institute of Behavioural...
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HIRING: Epic Office Manager

HIRING: Epic Office Manager
Our office manager is going to be training to be a nurse in January 2017, as such we are hiring for a new Office Manager right now! Are you the EPIC person we are looking for?  APPLY TODAY! Terms of Employment: Full-Time Anticipated Start Date: December, 2017 Salary: $39,000-$41,725; with awesome benefits package Languages: English (French is an asset) Education: Post-secondary d...
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Team Education – School Visits

Team Education – School Visits
Hey folks! On Tuesday, team education coordinator Eliot, and our practicum student Denisha spent the day doing presentations for grades 3-6 at Adrienne Clarkson Elementary School. Both Eliot and Denisha shared their stories, and taught the kids about gender and sexuality. They allowed kids a chance to both participate in the presentation, and to learn. These presentations went over exceptionally w...
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Team Education: Queering the Curriculum

Team Education: Queering the Curriculum
Sabrina here! People are surprised to find out that I have a degree in biomedical science and it’s pretty common for me to get asked why I don’t work in my field of study.  My answer is always the same: “It’s hard being a queer woman in STEM and it’s always bothered me that science is so dominated by heterosexual, cisgender males”.  How do we get more LGBTQ+ folks interested in the field and encou...
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WANTED: Trans-Misogyny Training

WANTED: Trans-Misogyny Training
Following feedback on our CCGSD Feedback Tool: Openness, Transparency and Accountability, we have identified a need for externally sourced Trans-Misogyny Training for our team members. We are looking to hire an individual or group who will: Conduct training for approximately 15-22 individuals Educate our team on the current challenges (health, access, support..) that trans-feminine spec...
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Congratulations to David De Paiva, 2017 Jeremy Dias Scholarship Winner!

Congratulations to David De Paiva, 2017 Jeremy Dias Scholarship Winner!
We received so many fantastic applications from students addressing discrimination in their schools or communities and we had a difficult time making a decision. It's is always nice to hear about the amazing initiatives that youth are taking on in their schools to bring attention to concerns of the LGBTQ+ community, ensuring diversity and creating a safe and inclusive environment for others in the...
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Hiring: Sports inclusion coordinator

Hiring: Sports inclusion coordinator
We are hiring for a new Sports Inclusion Coordinator right now! Apply today Terms of Employment: Full-Time Anticipated Start Date: November, 2017 Salary: $29,000-$33,000; with optional benefits package Languages: English (French is an asset) Education: Post-secondary degree (encouraged), experience will be taken into consideration. Experience: 3-5 years of experience designing, i...
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