STRIDE Leadership Program
Monthly Seminar Series
The seminar series constitutes a flexible platform for fostering the creativity and initiative of professors and students coming from cultures rich in diversity. Our seminars are scheduled once a month on from 7:30 - 8:30 pm.
Please note that virtual and in-person alternatives are available.
Thursday, October 23, 2021
Topic: Communication in Rebuilding Together: What does it take to rebuild us?
Speaker: Ph.D. Kirstie McAllum, Associate Professor of Communication at the University of Montreal
Thursday, November 18, 2021
Topic: The Strength of Human Relationships: How do relationships make us strong?
Speaker: Jennifer Sicilia, Vice President & General Manager at RYCOM
Thursday, January 20, 2021
Topic: The Role of Critical Thinking in Human Relations
Thursday, February 17, 2021
Speaker: Gia D'Souza, Director of Strategy & Partnerships at Medical Psychiatry Alliance
Thursday, March 17, 2021
Thursday, April 30, 2021
Speaker: Natasha Barota, President at The It Factor Ltd
Eana, University of Waterloo
I loved this seminar. I was able to think about the reasons why we try to act "good" and the rational thinking that's unique for us. I'm actually inspired to start reading more about philosophy because I am not taking any courses related to that.
Guinevere, Carleton University
As an aspiring journalist I found Dr. Phalen to be a true inspiration, as she encouraged me to stay true to my principles in my future professional life.