Past event

University of St Andrews Inclusion Week Free

St Andrews will be hosting an Inclusion Week between Monday 28 February and Monday 7 March during which internal and external guest speakers have been invited to present and encourage discussion on various aspects of inclusive and anti-colonial practices. All are welcome to register their attendance for each session via the Inclusion Week Website (link below).

Joining instructions, registration, abstracts and further information about all events are available on the Inclusion week website.

Monday 28 February 2022

  • 10am to 11am Ros Walker, Digital Accessibility: What is it? Who benefits? How do I do it?
  • 1pm to 2pm Ewan Bottomley, Interventions to encourage a sense of belonging and minimise the impact of imposter syndrome in Undergraduate Physics students

Tuesday 1 March 2022

  • 10am to 11am Dr Amritesh Singh, (De-)Centring Criticality
  • 1pm to 2.30pm Dr Christy Pichichero, EDI in the Curriculum and Classroom: Moving from Theory to Practice

Wednesday 2 March 2022

  • 10am to 11am Mark Cathro: How Microsoft Teams can support inclusive teaching
  • 1pm to 2.10pm Professor John Traxler: Is education technology developed from a White western, male perspective?

Thursday 3 March 2022

  • 11.15am to 12.45pm Professor Thia Cooper: ‘On Marcella Althaus-Reid' a Major Voice in Queer Christian Theology
  • 12 noon to 1pm Ruth Unsworth: The costs, causes and responses to the great disconnector, ‘conflict'
  • 2.30pm to 4pm Professor Nazira Karodia: STEM education and learning social responsibility: Weaving people and history into STEM education

Friday 4 March 2022

  • 10am to 12 noon Dr Fiona Whelan: Understanding disability and supporting others at St Andrews (St Andrews staff only)
  • 12.30pm to 2pm Avery Hawkins: Gender-inclusive language practices and embedding them in pedagogical practice

Monday 7 March 2022

  • 1pm to 2.30pm Dr Cathy Elliot: UCL Inclusive Curriculum Project

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