LSAC – Schedule

Session Streams 

Asset 16-100Asset 3-100 Asset 17-100Asset 5-100 Asset 8-100 Asset 7-100 Asset 6-100


May29C     May30B     May31B

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Monday 1:00-1:30 PM

Welcome Address

Monday 1:30-2:30 PM

Keynote Address

Asset 5-100

Room: Agora

1:30-2:30 PM - Multiple intelligences in the higher ed classroom: responding to student diversity with practical instructional strategies Thomas Armstrong*

Handout – Monday May 29, 2017 – 1:30-2:30 PM – Learning Specialists Association of Canada

Monday 3:00-5:00 PM

Asset 16-100

Room: AME-401

3:00-4:00 PM - Serving multilingual student writers: Canadian challenges & practices Conner Morgan*, Anna Marczewska*
4:00-4:30 PM - Managing diverse student learning in a research-intensive Scottish ancient Carol Collins*
4:30-5:00 PM - Mind the Gap! Universities, libraries and high school transition Leeanne Morrow*


Asset 3-100


Room: AME-402

3:00-4:00 PM – Leveraging the science of neuroplasticity for student success Catharine Ozols*
4:00-5:00 PM – So many notes, so little money: evolving note-taking services Melanie Chai, Christine Bartley*


Asset 17-100

Room: AME-301

3:00-4:00 PM – The Back on Track program turns 10! SFU’s experience with helping students after academic dismissal Donna McGee Thompson*, Ruth Silverman*
4:00-5:00 PM – Taking the lid off the mid-year entry experience: an Australian perspective Regina Sliuzas*


Asset 5-100

Room: AME-202

3:00-4:00 PM - Non-traditional learners and a success course Sheilagh Grills*
4:00-5:00 PM - “The medium is the message”: animation is the instruction Michael Lisetto-Smith*


Asset 6-100

Room: AME-201

3:00-4:00 PM - Building leadership skills: The benefits of being an SI leader Tim Podolsky*
4:00-5:00 PM - Inspiring students to achieve success: a shifting paradigm to support student learning Krista Elliott* Candace Chard*

* Presenters