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Welcoming Participants for New Online Climate Course

Welcoming Participants for New Online Climate Course

We are pleased to welcome 13 global leaders from 8 countries as they begin the Climate Basics for Community Resilience online course. Participants will be logging in from Afghanistan, Canada, Ethiopia, Ghana, India, Mexico, Sri Lanka, and Zimbabwe.

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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

Reimagining the Coady Chair in Social Justice

The Coady Chair in Social Justice (CCSJ) is a fund aimed at engaging StFX University, Coady Institute, and the community in issues of social justice. This spring the CCSJ Committee is stepping back to engage stakeholders in reimagining what could be. Join us in sharing your thoughts. Learn more about the Coady Chair in Social Justice (CCSJ).

Engagement Sessions

StFX Faculty Conversation
June 23, 10:00-11:00 AM ADT

Coady Alumni Conversation
June 25, 9:00-10:30 ADT

StFX Student Engagement
June 25, 1:00-2:00 PM ADT

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A “Glocal” Asset and Strengths Based (un)Conference

Co-Creating our Future Stories Stories of Hope and Action

June 24-25 – Hosted by global asset and strengths-based practitioners from around the world, with over 24 hours of rolling time events, this inaugural virtual (un)Conference will engage global groups with all levels of formal and informal experience to hold space and facilitate conversations about the questions that have been keeping you up at night about assets and strengths-based action.

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COVID-19 Webinar Series:

Drawing on our Collective Strengths to Promote Civic Leadership in these Extraordinary Times

We are hearing that around the world, Coady graduates and their organizations are finding ways to support their communities to respond to the COVID-19 crisis. For that reason, we are convening a series of community conversations of Coady grads to share ideas and experiences, questions and challenges as to how we can best respond to COVID-19, using an asset-based, community driven approach.

Missed a webinar? Watch them all on our YouTube Channel playlist