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Critical Information Literacy: Coady Staff Published in European Research Journal

Critical Information Literacy: Coady Staff Published in European Research Journal

The European Journal for Research on the Education and Learning of Adults (RELA) has released a new issue under the theme, The Changing Landscape of Literacy and Adult Education. The journal includes an article penned by Coady’s Catherine Irving (Library Specialist) titled, Critical Information Literacy: Adult Learning and Community Perspectives.

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In Memory of Glenmary Father John Rausch

In Memory of Glenmary Father John Rausch

We are saddened to hear of the passing of Glenmary Father John Rausch. An advocate for economic and environmental justice for Appalachia and its people, Rausch graduated from Coady Institute in 1974 and served as part-time faculty from 1976 to 1983.

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IDW: Stories of Change for Gender Equality

IDW: Stories of Change for Gender Equality

As part of International Development Week, we share these stories of change from Coady graduates in their own words – highlighting their experiences, successes, and challenges, of working toward gender equality around the globe.

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IDW: Climate Action for Human Rights through Education

IDW: Climate Action for Human Rights through Education

“What we often find out is that in many places people are facing the same kinds of problems, so there is an ability to problem solve with one another.”Dr. Corrine Cash is a Senior Program Staff at Coady Institute, and facilitates the Bachelor of Arts and Science in...

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Upcoming Events

ENGAGE! Funding Announcement

Wednesday, March 4
11:00am, Dennis Hall, Coady Institute

Join us as Coady Institute announces this exciting $10 million, 5-year project, ENGAGE! Women’s Empowerment & Active Citizenship.

International Women’s Week

We are pleased to collaborate with community partners for International Women’s Week and International Women’s Day events. See the full schedule here.

Friday, March 6
Solidarity as a Verb
Put your solidarity to action with the Antigonish Youth Activism Conference, Masuma Khan, and Ajay Parasam for a workshop (3:00 pm) and keynote (6:30 pm) on living, working, and teaching on stolen territory.

Location: Dennis Hall, Coady Institute, StFX University

Monday, March 9
Waves of Feminist Resistance March
12:00pm – Reflect on the generations of feminist resistance and take to the streets with local women leaders.

Location: Coady International Institute (Meet at main entrance)

Thursday, March 12
Women Land and Water Defenders in Mi’kma’ki
6:30pm – Learn from women land and water defenders in Mi’kma’ki with Dr. Janet Conway, Nancy’s Chair in Women’s Studies at Mount Saint Vincent, and special guests. Connect with and support women’s land and water defense struggles in our region.

Location: Dennis Hall, Coady Institute, StFX University

Professional Clothing Event

Saturday, March 21
11am – 5pm, Coady Institute Foyer

Pick up some business wear for your next interview, presentation, or work day! Have items to donate? Drop them off at the StFX Angus L. MacDonald library.