2010-11 Events Report

The Center provides expertise on Canada for faculty, students, the local community including business leaders and government officials, and professional development training for educators. Following is a report on our 2010-11 activities to date:

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Event Categories
Academic Activities
French & Aboriginal Language Training
Business Events
Professional Development for Educators
Public Events

Academic Activities

28 September 2010 – Whitman College, Walla Walla, Washington
“Challenges and Rewards of a Multidisciplinary Program: Canadian Studies at the University of Washington,” by Nadine Fabbi, UW Canadian Studies Center
Fabbi provided a presentation for Whitman faculty as part of the Center for Teaching and Learning Programs, and held one-on-one meetings with faculty involved in the Canadian Studies Association, to provide insights on how to build a strong and effective Canadian Studies program.
Presentation Notes

French & Aboriginal Language Training
 

Business Events

23 September 2010 – Seattle
“Canada-America Society Welcome Reception for Consul General Denis Stevens”
The Center partnered with the Canada-America Society of Washington, Trade Development Alliance of Greater Seattle, and the Pacific Northwest Economic Region to welcome Canadian Consul General Stevens to the regional community. Stevens provided a brief presentation on the role of the Canadian government in the U.S. and the importance of the Canada-U.S. economic partnership.
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Professional Development for Educators
 

Public Events

 

Canadian Studies Center
University of Washington
Box 353650
Thomson Hall, Room 503
Seattle, WA 98195-3650
T (206) 221-6374
F (206) 685-0668
canada@uw.edu