Communities of Practice

Participate in a meeting and social with the CACUSS Communities of Practice! Meetings and socials are open to all conference participants. Want to get involved? Join a Community of Practice!

 

Meetings

Monday, 3:45 - 4:45pm

  • Leadership Educators (Tupper)
  • Graduate and Second Entry Students (Archibald)
  • Student Peer Support Programs (Brown)
  • Equity Seeking Groups (Cartier)
  • Students with Family Responsibilities (Campbell)
  • Spirituality and Religious Pluralism (Tilley)
  • NASSA (Chandler)
  • Advising (Johnson)
  • Student Health and Wellness (Langevin)
  • Accessibility and Inclusion (Pope)
    • HIGH: Please join us for a Round Table Discussion lead by Chloe Corcoran and the Accessibility & Inclusion Community of Practice. We will discuss policy and accommodation around medical marijuana, the change in legalization of marijuana and the potential impact to our campuses. All are welcome.

The Role of Today’s Registrar Roundtable (John Hamilton)

Lisa Collins
Vice-Provost and University Registrar
The University of Alberta

Admissions Roundtable (Henry)

Andrew Arida
Associate Registrar & Director, Student Recruitment and Undergraduate Admissions
The University of British Columbia

Frontline Service in the Registrar’s Office Roundtable (Steeves)

Annik Gélineau
Registraire adjointe
Université de Montréal

Examinations Roundtable (McGee)

Michelle Green
Manager, Exams & Special Projects
Ryerson University

Tuesday, 3:45 - 4:45pm

  • Accessibility and Inclusion (Pope)
  • Student Conduct (Brown)
  • Orientation, Transition, and Retention (Langevin)
  • Digital Communications in Higher Education (Tupper)
  • Senior Leader / Senior Student Affairs Officer Networking (Johnson)
  • Networking for Racialized and Indigenous Attendees (Campbell)
    • The session is open to self-identifying racialized and indigenous members of CACUSS and ARUCC who are passionate about centering anti-oppressive frameworks in Student Affairs. This session will serve as a welcome way to encourage cross portfolio, cross divisional and cross institutional collaboration while creating a space to voice and address personal and group challenges around the lived experiences of racialized and indigenous folks within Student Affairs. Meet a new friend, network or share strategies for reclamation and self-care!

 

Systems Implementation Roundtable (John Hamilton)

Dr. Kate Ross
AVP, Enrolment Services & Registrar
The University of British Columbia

Recruitment Roundtable (Henry)

Adam Robertson
Associate Registrar and Director, Student Recruitment and Undergraduate Admissions
Dalhousie University

Scheduling Roundtable (Steeves)

Stéphanie de Celles
Registraire
École Polytechnique de Montréal

Appeals and Exceptions in the Registrar’s Office Roundtable (McGee)

Janeen Hoover
Director, Registrarial Services
Conestoga College

Socials

Spirituality and Religious Pluralism Community of Practice

Date: Monday, June 18

Time: 6:00pm

Location: Meet in the lobby of the Delta Hotel

Description: Join the Spirituality and Religious Pluralism Community of Practice for an informal gathering to meet and exchange ideas. As this group is typically small in numbers, we will meet at 6:00pm in the lobby of the Delta Hotel and decide as a group on a restaurant for our social.

 

NASSA Community of Practice

Date: Monday, June 18

Time: 6:00pm

Location: John Brown Richmond St. Grill, 132 Richmond St.

Description: Join the NASSA Community of Practice for an opportunity for Indigenous student service professionals to come together to socialize.

 

Graduate and Second Entry Students Community of Practice

Date: Monday, June 18

Time: 5:30pm

Location: HopYard, 151 Kent St.

Description: Join the Graduate and Second Entry Students Community of Practice, immediately following the meeting, for an opportunity to network with colleagues. All CoP members and conference attendees who work with graduate or second entry students are welcome!

 

Student Conduct Community of Practice

Date: Monday, June 18

Time: 6:00pm

Location: HopYard, 151 Kent St.

Description: We invite you to join the Student Conduct COP for our annual networking social.  All COP members and conference attendees with an interest in student conduct are welcome.

 

Student Health & Wellness Community of Practice

Date: Monday, June 18

Time: 6:00pm

Location: TBA

Description: Come and join your Student Health and Wellness CoP team for a social event.

 

Research, Assessment, and Evaluation Community of Practice

Date: Monday, June 18

Time: 6:00pm

Location: Meet in the lobby of the Delta Hotel

Description: Are you curious about the impact of your work? Join us for a opportunity to get to know other assessment-informed professionals for some food, music, and fun. Don't pass up this chance to talk data and research with people from across the country! This group will meet in the lobby of the Delta Hotel at 6:00pm and venture out to find a patio or restaurant to enjoy some networking

 

Leadership Educators Community of Practice,

Orientation, Transition, and Retention Community of Practice,

Student Peer Support Programs Community of Practice, and

Advising Community of Practice (joint social)

Date: Monday, June 18

Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Location: Redwater Rustic Grille (in the Holman Grand), 123 Grafton St.

Description: Are you interested in leadership development, orientation, transition, retention, advising, or student peer support programs? Well, great news – four fantastic CoPs (Leadership Educators/Orientation, Transition & Retention/Student Peer Support Programs/Advising) have combined forces to bring you one awesome social where you can connect with folks from all of these areas! Anyone interested in any of these FOUR COPs are welcome to join. More information about our nearby venue can be found at redwatergrille.com/charlottetown.

 

Accessibility & Inclusion Community of Practice

Date: Tuesday, June 18

Time: 6:00pm

Location: Beer Garden, 190-192 Kent St.

Description: Come and socialize with Accessibility & Inclusion members at the Beer Garden, 190-192 Kent Street. Please bring an item from your institution (i.e. t-shirt, mug, hat, mittens) to participate in our annual entertaining brand exchange.

 

Community Engaged Learning Community of Practice and

Co-Curricular Record Community of Practice (joint social)

Date: Tuesday, June 19

Time: 6:00pm

Location: Peake's Quay, 11 Great George St *note this location does not have an elevator*

Description: This is a joint initiative between the Community Engaged Learning and Co-curricular Record Communities of Practice.  We invite anyone interested in these types of programming to join us for an informal social event involving networking, COP highlights from the year, and TRIVIA.

 

Post-Secondary Counselling Community of Practice and

Campus Mental Health Community of Practice (joint social)

Date: Tuesday, June 19

Time: 6:00pm

Location: Piatto Pizzeria, 45 Queen St.

Description: Get to know fellow post-secondary counsellors and campus mental health professionals socially.

 

Join a Community of Practice!

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To access the online Community Engagement Platform, receive messages/updates from Communities, and get access to resources and special events, you must “join” by following those steps! To join a Community of Practice, you must be a member of CACUSS. Learn more about CACUSS membership at https://www.cacuss.ca/membership/