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Challenges & Opportunities Towards a Zero Waste Plastics Economy

Challenges & Opportunities Towards a Zero Waste Plastics Economy  Manju Misra, Professor and Canada Research Chair in Sustainable Biocomposites  School of Engineering & Department of Plant Agriculture, University of Guelph  The widespread use and reliance on plastic has created waste that is a paramount environmental issue for the world. Biodegradable and compostable plastic is a promising alternative to the single-use plastic. This presentation will highlight the commitments and progress of Canada and India to a vision of zero plastic waste.  Date...
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Addressing Race in the Classroom: Improving the Student Experience (Part 1)

Join Tameera Mohamed, Cultural Diversity Advisor, for a workshop exploring the experiences of racialized students in the classroom and how instructors can contribute to improving the experiences of students of colour. In this one-and-a-half-hour session, we will address some of the most common experiences of racism and exclusion in the classroom. This event is open to internal U of G only. Please register using your University of Guelph email. Space is limited. Tameera Mohamed is a queer, cisgender, neurodiverse, mixed woman of Indian-Tanzanian and Irish...
Class of students of multiple different cultures having a discussion.

Addressing Race in the Classroom: Improving the Student Experience (Part 2)

Join Tameera Mohamed, Cultural Diversity Advisor, for a workshop exploring the experiences of racialized students in the classroom and how instructors can contribute to improving the experiences of students of colour. In this one-and-a-half-hour session, we will explore strategies instructors can use to prevent and address these harms in the classroom.   This event is open to internal U of G only. Please register using your University of Guelph email. Space is limited. Tameera Mohamed is a queer, cisgender, neurodiverse, mixed woman of Indian-Tanzanian...

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